April 2009, Volume 13, Number 4


Evelina Arzanova

Student selected to attend USDA forum

Honors College student Evelina Arzanova was one of only 18 college students chosen to attend a national forum on agribusiness.

Kquanise Byrd

Players continue a tradition of excellence

MDC’s Trevor Mbwake and Kquanise Byrd were recently selected as the NJCAA Division 1 basketball players of the week.

VIPs at a signing ceremony

MDC and Latin Chamber partner to promote film

The Latin Chamber of Commerce in South Florida (CAMACOL) and Miami Dade College have joined forces to promote film business in the region.

Student in scrubs and female patient

Thousands attend community health fair at Medical Center Campus

Students in the health professions programs, under faculty supervision, provided free medical screenings to thousands in the community.

Job seekers at the North Campus

MDC hosts 'mega' job fair

Thousands of South Floridians braved chilly weather to speak to the more than 40 employers at MDC's recent job fair.

First Lady Michelle Obama, President Obama, former President Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush

Washington Center offers 'trip of a lifetime'

Two dozen students in The Honors College at MDC took part in a variety of events examining the intricacies of our government, world politics and the media.

Students Paula Barbieri and Brandon Janvion

Students rally for local funding support

Students rallied to push for the passage of Senate and House bills that would help the nation’s largest institution of higher education deal with historic cutbacks.

Christine Todd Whitman

Former EPA administrator offers insights on energy and the economy

The former New Jersey governor and Environmental Protection Agency administrator visited MDC’s Homestead Campus.

Eva Perlman and Dr. Anita Kaplan

MDC leads global fight against HIV/AIDS

A partnership between Miami Dade College and a renowned health organization is putting MDC on the front lines in the fight against the spread of HIV and AIDS in developing countries.

Dayana González and Juan E. Torres

Francisco Foundation scholarships awarded

Francisco Foundation scholarships are awarded to students for demonstrating leadership skills, being involved in community service and articulating what freedom means.

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