Event Date(s): Wednesday, December 04, 2013 - Saturday, March 29, 2014Miami Dade College’s Museum of Art + Design Presents Rituales en Haití, Photographs by Famed Spanish Photographer Cristina García Rodero
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Museum of Art + Design (MOAD) will present Rituales en Haití, an exhibition of photographs by Spanish-born photographer Cristina García Rodero, opening in conjunction with Art Basel Miami Beach 2013. Organized in partnership with Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID), the Consulate General of Spain in Miami and Centro Cultural Español, the exhibition opens to the public on Wednesday, December 4. Rituales en Haití is García Rodero’s first exhibition at the College’s flagship institution dedicated to the presentation and exhibition of visual art and design, housed at the National Historic Landmark Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College in Downtown Miami. The museum will host special public hours from noon until 7 p.m., during Miami Art Week, December 4 – 8. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
Event Date(s): Friday, December 06, 2013Miami Marlins "Ayudan" Event at Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus Dec. 6
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Wolfson Campus will host the Miami Marlins “Ayudan” Day of Civic Engagement and Philanthropy on Friday, Dec. 6, from 12:30 to 3 p.m., at the campus’ bookstore breezeway area.
Event Date(s): Saturday, December 07, 2013 - Saturday, December 14, 2013Miami Dade College’s Miami Culinary Institute to Offer Workshops on Baking Gingerbread Houses
Does the idea of Hansel and Gretel stumbling upon a large cottage built of gingerbread and cakes, window panes of clear sugar have you dreaming of creating your own gingerbread house to add that final touch to your holiday decorations? Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Miami Culinary Institute (MCI) has just the right recipe. As part of MCI’s enthusiast learning series, expert craftsmen will help you construct your own holiday masterpiece.
Event Date(s): Tuesday, December 10, 2013Miami Dade College’s Human Trafficking Campaign Culminates Dec. 10 with a "Global Awareness and Civic Responsibility" Student Symposium at the InterAmerican Campus
As part of a semester-long human trafficking awareness campaign, dozens of students from Miami Dade College’s (MDC) InterAmerican Campus (IAC) employed creative methods to educate the community about one of the most virulent crimes against humanity.
Event Date(s): Tuesday, December 10, 2013Miami Dade College’s InterAmerican Campus to Host Book Presentation by Longtime Human Rights Champion Humberto Esteve Dec. 10
As part of Miami Dade College’s (MDC) commemoration of International Human Rights Day, author and human rights activist Humberto Esteve will present his autobiographical book Mi Tiempo (“My Time”), at the InterAmerican Campus at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 10. The book is a recollection of Esteve’s fruitful life, dedicated to public service and the defense of human rights.
Event Date(s): Tuesday, December 10, 2013Miami Dade College’s Wolfson Campus to Observe International Human Rights Day with a Monologue Tribute to the Late Eleanor Roosevelt, Dec. 10
As part of this year’s commemoration of International Human Rights Day, Miami Dade College (MDC) is inviting students, faculty and the greater community to witness the compassion, humor, and wit of the late “First Lady of the World” Eleanor Roosevelt. To pay tribute to the trailblazing rights advocate, the Wolfson Campus will hold a performance titled “Hammering Out Human Rights,” featuring a monologue and in-character Q&A session by actress and Roosevelt impersonator Susan Marie Frontczak.
Event Date(s): Monday, December 09, 2013Miami Organizations Partner to Promote Reading, Donating 120,000 Books for Local Children at Miami Dade College
On Monday, December 9, at 2:00 p.m., more than 120,000 books will arrive to the Student Life Plaza at Miami Dade College’s Wolfson Campus in Downtown Miami during a press conference calling for a renewed commitment to children’s education, and especially to literacy by The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College, The Children’s Trust, American Federation of Teachers, First Book, United Teachers of Dade, United Faculty of Miami Dade College and corporate sponsor Property Markets Group.
Event Date(s): Monday, December 09, 2013Miami Dade College’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Initiatives Commemorates International Day of Human Rights, Dec. 9
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Center for Latin American and Caribbean Initiatives (CLACI) and the Interamerican Institute for Democracy will host a panel discussion on Democracy, the Rule of Law, and Human Rights in Latin America, at 7 p.m., Monday, Dec. 9, at the Wolfson Campus. The event is presented in commemoration of the International Day of Human Rights.
Event Date(s): Friday, December 13, 2013 - Saturday, December 14, 2013Miami Dade College’s Wolfson Campus Presents Little Women
Miami Dade College is gearing up for the holidays and putting on quite a show. Wolfson Campus’ Department of Arts & Philosophy, Opera/Musical Theatre Ensemble will present Little Women, the Broadway musical, at 7 p.m., Dec. 13 and 14.
Event Date(s): Saturday, December 14, 2013Miami Dade College North Campus to Celebrate Annual Children’s Holiday Dec. 14
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) North Campus will transform itself into a winter wonderland once again much to the delight of thousands of children and adults as it celebrates the Children’s Holiday at North on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.