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Event Date(s): Saturday, February 06, 2016
Miami Dade College’s North Campus to Host 2016 STEM Expo Feb. 6

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) North Campus will serve as the higher education host partner for Miami-Dade County Public Schools’ (M-DCPS) 2016 STEM EXPO Saturday, Feb. 6, at 8:30 a.m. More than 15,000 students, parents, teachers, industry, and university partners will converge at the North Campus to participate in the annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Expo.


Event Date(s): Saturday, February 06, 2016
Miami Dade College’s InterAmerican Campus to Host Free Food Distribution Event

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) InterAmerican will host a free food distribution to assist needy students and families throughout Miami-Dade County, starting at 10 a.m., Saturday, February, 6. The event is co-presented by State Representative David Richardson and Farm Share.


Event Date(s): Saturday, February 06, 2016 - Sunday, February 07, 2016
Miami Dade College to Host First Code Art Miami: Inspiring Girls to Code

Miami Dade College (MDC) invites South Florida students, parents, educators, and members of the local tech community to attend the first-ever Code Art Miami beginning at 4 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 6, at MDC’s Miami Animation & Gaming International Complex (MAGIC). Code Art Miami, a digital art exhibition and speaker symposium, is a collaborative effort between local Girls Who Code Clubs and Miami‐based CODeLLA, a non‐profit organization committed to teaching coding and tech skills to Latina girls from underserved communities. This event is free and open to the public.


Event Date(s): Sunday, February 07, 2016
Miami Dade College’s Museum of Art + Design Presents Tenor David Portillo with Pianist/Conductor Gregory Ritchey

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Museum of Art + Design, located within the college’s historic Freedom Tower, will host Metropolitan Opera tenor David Portillo at 3 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 7. The event is presented by IlluminArts, which collaborates with museums and galleries in Miami to present music inspired by visual art. Portillo will be accompanied by renowned pianist and conductor Gregory Ritchey to highlight the exhibition by Steven and William Ladd currently on view at the museum.


Event Date(s): Tuesday, February 09, 2016
The Idea Center at MDC to Partner with McKinsey Social Initiative Generation Miami to Provide Information Technology Training Program

The Idea Center @ MDC will host an information session Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 5:30 p.m. about a free 10-week McKinsey Social Initiative Generation information technology boot camp, which aims to close the skills gap and improve the employment prospects of the next generation by helping to develop the requisite technical skills in IT help desk and computer network support as well as information security analysis.


Event Date(s): Wednesday, February 10, 2016
MAGIC and Consulate General of Canada to Highlight Innovation and Partnership Feb 10

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) acclaimed Miami Animation & Gaming International Complex (MAGIC) in collaboration with Consulate General of Canada in Miami will host a VIP reception on Wednesday, Feb. 10, to announce a partnership with Emily Car University of Art + Design, which strengthens educational and cultural student exchanges between both educational institutions.


Event Date(s): Thursday, February 11, 2016
Miami Dade College to Host Important Information Session New Future for New Americans Feb. 11

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) InterAmerican Campus will host an Information Session titled New Future for New Americans for the newly arrived Cuban immigrants from Central America and all new Americans on Thursday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m., to discuss the quality educational programs MDC offers to help our newest community members achieve the American Dream.


Event Date(s): Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Jazz at Wolfson Presents Continues its Series with Drummer Adam Nussbaum Feb. 17

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Arts and Philosophy Department will continue its successful jazz series, Jazz at Wolfson Presents, at noon, Wednesday, Feb. 17, featuring drummer Adam Nussbaum. All Jazz at Wolfson Presents concerts are free and open to the public.


Event Date(s): Friday, February 26, 2016
Miami Dade College Kendall Campus to Host Popular Annual Golf Classic Tournament for a Great Cause Feb. 26

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Kendall Campus will once again host its annual Golf Classic Tournament at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 26, at the Killian Greens Golf Club. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m.


Event Date(s): Saturday, February 27, 2016
MDC Museum of Art + Design Presents Scrollathon with Artists and Brothers Steven and William Ladd

Miami Dade College (MDC) Museum of Art + Design (MOA+D) presents Scrollathon, an innovative series of educational outreach programs facilitated by artists and brothers Steven and William Ladd. Accompanying their exhibition Mary Queen of the Universe currently on view at MDC Museum of Art + Design, Scrollathon workshops will take place from February 22 – March 4 in collaboration with Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the YWCA Early Education Centers, New World School of the Arts, Lotus House Shelter, the Overtown Youth Center, among others, working with as many as 1,000 children throughout Miami. The event is free and open to the public.


Event Date(s): Saturday, February 27, 2016
Miami Dade College Medical Campus to Host 11th Annual Community Health Fair Feb. 27

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Medical Campus is hosting its 11th Annual Community Health Fair at 9 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 27. Services being offered at the popular fair include glucose and cholesterol tests, as well as limited mammograms, dental and vision screenings. There will also be a blood drive and information on nutrition, heart disease, and cancer prevention.


Event Date(s): Wednesday, December 02, 2015 - Sunday, March 27, 2016
Miami Dade College’s Museum of Art + Design Presents The Ladd Brothers during Art Basel

This Art Basel, Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Museum of Art + Design (MOA+D) presents Mary Queen of the Universe, a solo exhibition of works by New York based-artists and brothers Steven and William Ladd. Organized by the Parrish Art Museum in the Hamptons, NY, and curated by Terrie Sultan, the exhibition will open to the public Wednesday, Dec. 2, at MOA+D located within the College’s Historic Freedom Tower. On view through March 27, 2016, the exhibition and supporting programs are FREE and open the public.





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