November 2008, Volume 12, Number 9


Donors, College administrators and students with an $11 million check

Mitchell Wolfson Sr. Foundation makes $11M donation to MDC

The Wolfson Foundation donation will support the School of Nursing by increasing the number of nurses who are trained at the College and placed into the local workforce.


  • Wolfson Campus president Dr. Rolando Montoya and Anne Bernanke

    Anna Bernanke, wife of Ben Bernanke, chairman and a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, with Wolfson Campus President Dr. Rolando Montoya.

  • Ryan Dooley, Janice Jacobs and Eduardo J. Padron

    MDC President Eduardo J. Padrón with Janice L. Jacobs, assistant secretary of the U.S. Bureau of Consular Affairs, and Ryan M. Dooley, regional director of the Miami Passport Agency for the U.S. Department of State.

  • Florida Senate President Ken Pruitt and MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padron

    On a recent visit to the College, Florida Senate President Ken Pruitt met with MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón.


Students rally in support of Amendment 8 at a recent event.

Students and major organizations support Amendment 8

Students have passionately taken up the Amendment 8 informational campaign.

Honors College seal

The Honors College is a smart choice for top students

The annual pinning ceremony introduced the incoming class to the College community.

Student from China's Tianjin Professional College

Chinese students learn American hospitality

Eleven Chinese students began their studies in hospitality management at MDC recently.

Al Jefferson

NBA player’s donation creates endowment fund

Minnesota Timberwolves center/forward Al R. Jefferson donated $25,000 to the College.

College Notebook

Outlet for Expression

MDC’s student literary magazines demonstrate that the College is blessed with creative talent.


Alumni News Cultural Spotlight Academics

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