June 2015, Volume 19, Number 3

COVERSTORY

2015 Graduation NORTH and WEST

The Shark Surge

Commencement glows as Miami Dade College captures several prestigious Jack Kent Cooke scholarships.


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  • no alt tag information Philanthropist Columba Bush, wife of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, and MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón
  • President Padrón with U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro during a recent visit to MDC President Padrón with U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro during a recent visit to MDC
  • President Padrón with Vicente Fox, former president of Mexico President Padrón with Vicente Fox, former president of Mexico
  • Mitch Daniels, Purdue University president and former governor of Indiana; President Padrón; Carol Quillen, Davidson College president; Steven Knapp, George Washington University president; and Ted Mitchell, U.S. Department of Education undersecretary. They were part of a panel at the Milken Institute. Mitch Daniels, Purdue University president and former governor of Indiana; President Padrón; Carol Quillen, Davidson College president; Steven Knapp, George Washington University president; and Ted Mitchell, U.S. Department of Education undersecretary. They were part of a panel at the Milken Institute.
  • Former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley and MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón Former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley and MDC President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón

FEATURES

Pierre Carrión

Ready to Take on the World

Miami Dade College recognizes the top graduates of its Class of 2015.

Barbara Pryor and Virginia Emmons

New Accolades for Innovation

MDC is named a winner in the Service Year + Higher Education Innovation Challenge.

Meily Wu and Michael Mathews

Round Two for CGI U

Seed money from the Clinton Global Initiative University enables students to become change makers.

Alex Villoch and Sheldon Anderson

Alumni Join Hall of Fame

MDC welcomes a stellar class of new inductees.


DEPARTMENTS

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