Alumni Newsletter

November 2018

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Support MDC by Voting Yes on Amendment 7

Today is election day and your vote counts! Support First Responders and your alma mater by voting YES on Amendment 7.
Learn More about Amendment 7


Manuel Medina at Miami Dade College Commencement

Miami Dade College Changed Manny's Life Forever

The nurturing environment Manny Medina found at Miami Dade College was the foundation for his legendary success as an entrepreneur in Miami. He says, “They give you that opportunity no matter what happened to you before.”
Read More about Manuel Medina


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Three Cuban students go from MIA to MIT

Their journeys have not been easy, but hard work, tenacity and a strong support system of mentors, peers and family have helped a group of MDC alumni study at their dream school to pursue their dreams.
Read More about their journey


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Alumnus Gives Back to MDC by Serving and Preserving our Safety

Dr. Raimundo Socorro is not only the first dean of the School of Justice, Public Safety and Law Studies at North Campus but also a proud alumnus whose legacy at MDC is impacting the future of public safety.
Read More about Dr. Raimundo Socorro


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Scholarship Helped Rodkeshia Graduate

Rodkeshia Louis is a mom, wife, full-time employee and an MDC student who starts her day at 4 a.m. to take two buses to get to campus.
Read More about Rodkeshia Louis


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Miami Dade College Receives $10 Million to Support American Dream Scholarship

An anonymous $10 million donation to MDC will expand its groundbreaking American Dream Scholarship program and support the College in its role as a pioneer in the national effort to provide access and affordability.
Read More about American Dream Scholarship


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Support MDC on Nov. 15

Support your community by giving back to the place that gave you your start. Remember MDC on Give Miami Day, Thursday, November 15. Select Miami Dade College Foundation as the nonprofit to support.
Read More about Give Miami DAy


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MDC and Amazon Partners

MDC partnered with industry leader Amazon Web Services to provide an academic gateway for the next generation of IT and cloud professionals.
Read More about partnership


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I AM MDC Alumni Campaign

Sign up to be featured in the I AM MDC Alumni Campaign.
Read More about the campaign


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Insurance Discount

Receive a discount on GEICO auto insurance. Mention you are an alumnus of MDC to receive the discount.
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Upcoming Events

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NOV 7

MDC Night with Miami Heat
7:30 p.m.
American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132

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NOV 8

Alumni Seminar: First-Time Home Buyer
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wolfson Campus, Room 7128

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NOV 17-18

MDC Miami Book Fair: Street Fair
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wolfson Campus (visit the Alumni booth)

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NOV 24

Small Business Saturday
ALL DAY
Shop online or at stores


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