Miami Dade College Homepage > MDC in the News

Event Date(s): Saturday, October 18, 2014
Miami Dade College North Campus Hosts College Camp Miami to Help Hispanic Students Prepare and Pay for Higher Education

With the unprecedented surge of Hispanic high school graduates enrolling in college, the need to provide this ever-growing group with the right tools to plan ahead is essential. For that reason, Miami Dade College’s (MDC) North Campus will host – in partnership with Wells Fargo and the Hispanic Scholarship Fund – College Camp Miami, at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 18. The free, bilingual workshops will help local students and their parents prepare, plan, and pay for college.

Event Date(s): Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Miami Dade College Kendall Campus to Host Empowering Resilient Communities Event Oct. 22

For a third consecutive year, Miami Dade College (MDC) will be among colleges and universities nationwide celebrating annual Campus Sustainability Day from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22. The Kendall Campus will showcase and celebrate its sustainability-based initiatives, programs and student learning during its campus-wide event Empowering Resilient Communities. Free and open to the public.

Event Date(s): Friday, October 24, 2014
Get in the Spirit of Fright at MDC Kendall Campus’ Spooky Night

The Student Life department at Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Kendall Campus will once again host its spectacularly fun Spooky Night from 6 – 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at the campus’ Fred Shaw Plaza. A $1 per person donation fee will benefit the Kendall Campus Student United Way campaign.

Event Date(s): Monday, October 27, 2014
Miami Dade College’s Medical Campus Promotes The American Nurse, Oct. 27

– As part of the Benjamin Leon School of Nursing lecture series, Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Medical Campus is promoting the screening of The American Nurse, a film that explores some of the biggest issues facing the U.S., through the work and lives of nurses. The event will take place at 6 p.m., Monday, Oct. 27, at the Muvico Hialeah 12 theatre. Tickets are $10.50, and the screening is open to the public.

Event Date(s): Saturday, November 01, 2014
Miami Dade College’s Annual Jazz Under the Stars Concert to Feature the Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra Nov. 1

In addition to the concert, students and the public will have the opportunity to enjoy a free Q&A with the Palmieri at 11 a.m., Friday, October 31, at Kendall Campus’ Room 8122.

Event Date(s): Thursday, November 06, 2014 - Friday, November 07, 2014
MDC and the Zambrano Foundation to Host Important Symposium on Democracy in the Americas Nov. 6 & 7

Leaders from across the hemisphere, including former heads of state and famed Cuban independent journalist and blogger Yoani Sanchez, to participate.

Event Date(s): Sunday, November 09, 2014
Miami Dade College Presents A Soldier’s Story Nov. 9

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Kendall Campus’ Music, Theater, and Dance Department – together with the Miami Wind Symphony – will present A Soldier’s Story. The patriotic program, composed by Fred DeSena and conducted by Rodester Brandon, will take place at 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 9, at Florida International University’s Wertheim Performing Arts Center.

Miami Dade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin,
disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.