September 2013, Volume 17, Number 3


Dr. Miguel Alonso

A Spark of Genius

Innovation reigns at MDC’s School of Engineering and Technology.

MDC architecture students

Exploring the Architectural Wonders of the World

Students study eight countries’ treasures in 36 glorious days abroad.

Steven Rivadeneira

The Rewards of Great Mentoring

The Tools for Success scholarship program prepares MDC students for top universities.

Woman translating

Word’s Out: Translating is a Hot Career

MDC’s associate degree prepares grads for jobs in a high-growth field.

Students at commencement

Associate Degree in Hand

The ‘Credit When It’s Due’ program makes sure college credits don’t go to waste.

Security guard

Keeping Our Nation Secure

MDC graduates its first class of TSA officers in a new program meeting a need in a fast-growing industry.

Plane flying

Scholarship Enables Pilots to Soar

A family honors the legacy of a young pilot by giving support to aviation students.

Teacher helping student

Earning the Golden Seal Four Times Over

MDC’s School of Education programs receive prestigious national accreditation.


Fast-Tracking Student Success

Developmental education programs create new ways for students to excel.

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