Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall, School Board Member for District 2, hosted the Strive for Greatness Youth Symposium at Young Men’s Preparatory Academy, yesterday. The purpose of the event was to motivate, inspire, and connect the students with influential male leaders in our community.

Miami - Beginning Saturday, Aug. 4, Miami Dade College (MDC) will extend info rmation center hours and offer on-site registration on Saturdays from 8 a.m. – noon, until Sept. 8.  Students will be able to meet with advisors, register for classes, explore financial aid options, and pay tuition.  Fall semester classes begin Aug. 27. 

Miami - The Braman Family Foundation has renewed its commitment of $1 million in scholarships for another 1,000 students to complete their studies at Miami Dade College (MDC) and Florida International University (FIU) during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Miami, May 25, 2018Miami Dade College’s (MDC) North Campus will celebrate Caribbean-American Heritage Month during the month of June with various enriching and cultural activities.

The lineup for the month will kick-off with an art exhibition followed by a taste of the Caribbean on Wednesday, June 6, at noon, in the Arts Complex (Building 5000). Taste of the Caribbean will feature a cultural showcase highlighting an array of Caribbean islands.  All activities are free and open to the public.

The Toussaint L’Ouverture exhibit showcases the history of General L’Ouverture, the father of Haiti’s independence.  The Haitian Heritage Museum (HHM) partnered with the Museum of Haitian National Pantheon (MUPANAH) in Haiti and Pierre Dommond, a private collector of historical artifacts, to create storyboards highlighting key moments in Louverture’s life.  In collaboration with North Campus, these boards, produced in both English and French, will allow the viewer to better understand the significance of L’Ouverture as a leader.

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