February 2013, Volume 17, Number 1

Powerful Partnerships

Artwork by Lázaro Llanes

Paving the Way for Justice and Equality

A new partnership utilizes the arts to promote human rights.


Tomás Regalado and Benjamín León Jr.

A Model of Corporate Citizenship

The León family’s generous gift further develops MDC’s outstanding nursing school.


Jimmy Carter and Nigerian delegate

Nigerian College Seeks MDC’s Expertise

The Carter Center supports an MCI initiative to help develop a culinary degree to foster job growth in the African nation.


Carlene Webb and student

Exposing Teens to the Toxic Truth

A recently won grant enables MDC students to show youths the dangers of smoking.


Student studying chemistry

Collaboration Fosters Access to STEM Fields

Students now have access to a bachelor’s degree in microbiology through a distance-education initiative funded by a federal grant.


College students

Shining a Light on Student Success

The College’s new ¡HACER! Project brings a “just do it” attitude to higher education.



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