February 2015, Volume 19, Number 1


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Rolling Out the Red Carpet

Film stars and movie fans are flocking to Miami for the 32nd edition of MDC’s world-class Miami International Film Festival.


  • Hillary Clinton and MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón
  • President Padrón and Jeb Bush President Padrón and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush
  • Jürgen Hardt, President Padrón and Jürgen Borsch Jürgen Hardt, coordinator for transatlantic cooperation for the Federal Foreign Service and member of the German Parliament; President Padrón; and Consul General of Germany Jürgen Borsch
  • President Padrón and Walter Isaacson President Padrón and Aspen Institute CEO Walter Isaacson
  • Judith Rodin, President Padrón and Gwen Ifill Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin, President Padrón and Washington Week Editor Gwen Ifill, who also anchors PBS Newshour


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Carnegie Foundation Lauds MDC for Civic Engagement

Miami Dade College was recently awarded the prestigious 2015 Community Engagement Classification for its stellar academic initiatives.

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Creating a Spark

The Idea Center at MDC nurtures innovation and creativity with its newly launched Startup Challenge.

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The Investment of a Lifetime

A bachelor’s degree from MDC yields great returns for its students.

Unveiling of 4.5 ton section of Berlin Wall at MDC's Wolfson Campus

A Concrete Symbol of Reunification

A piece of the Berlin Wall gifted to MDC by the Germany government was recently unveiled at Wolfson Campus.


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