September 2012, Volume 16, Number 4

Powerful Partnerships

Norman Van Aken

Tuyo Harvests Community Partnerships

A buying agreement between MDC’s acclaimed restaurant and a local nonprofit expands access to organic produce and promotes job opportunities.


Andy Zelleke and Amalia Mariaca

Harvard Collaboration Builds Leaders

The talents of star students from MDC grew during the Latino Leadership Initiative at Harvard University.


Child drawing diagram

Partnership Promotes Financial Literacy in Schools

MDC’s new Center for Economic Education serves as a training and curriculum resource for local teachers.


Dr. Rolando Montoya

Opening the Doors to American University

An articulation agreement with this prestigious liberal arts college simplifies the transfer for MDC graduates.


Former U.S. President Ronald Reagan

Tapping Into a Mother Lode of Information

MDC teams with NBC to share the network’s vast resources with faculty and students.


Thania Ríos

MDX Partnership Empowers Small, Local Businesses

Potential vendors develop vital skills through the College’s entrepreneurship program.


U.S. Senator Bob Graham

Mobilizing the Next Generation

MDC students offer prize-winning solutions to spur community involvement at a crucial Florida summit.


Students in Future Bankers' Camp

Four Fun Weeks, One Great Career

The Future Bankers’ Camp prepares students for in-demand jobs in financial services.


Student working on a budget plan

Dodging the Fickle Finger of Fate

Mad City Money at MDC makes learning financial lessons as simple and fun as play.


Making Democracy Count poster

Making Democracy Count

Miami Dade College is doing its part to get out the vote collegewide this fall through TurboVote and a massive voter registration campaign.



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