Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Tag: Miami Dade College

College students discuss new graduation procedures post COVID-19

Miami Dade College and Florida International University students are expressing both relief and disappointment about their academic institutions’ procedures for graduation post COVID-19. A graduation...
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Haydee and Aime Garrote: extraordinary women and visual artists

March is Women’s History Month and as we celebrate, we reflect on prominent women’s contributions to society.  Haydee Garrote is a Fashion Institute of Technology...

Making Black History: Faith and community drive Da-Venya Armstrong

If you are Black and you, a friend or a relative have received a COVID-19 vaccine, it’s likely that you have Da-Venya Armstrong to...

She aged out of foster care, but her siblings haven’t. She’s...

Rodericka Carter, 21, lives in an almost empty apartment high up over Brickell. Although she has lived there about a year, her belongings are...

Laid off college students pivot to online businesses

In the wake of mass unemployment and in-home quarantine, some South Florida college students are increasingly looking to start their own businesses. Daniela Cadena is...

You Alter banks on activewear rise

The timing for 29-year-old Miami resident Athule Alexandre to launch her new athletic apparel couldn’t have been better, even if people have had to...

Ashley Metellus will design your Instagram in sustainable fashion (includes multimedia...

Giant snakes, tropical trees and a young man lying on a bed with a wading pool in place of a mattress are some of...

Some South Florida colleges gave refunds this summer. What’s up for...

Since the coronavirus pandemic started, classes that were supposed to be face-to-face have become fully remote. Since college can be a financial burden, some...

MDC students urge action in Venezuela at Venexodo Fest 2020 (video...

Scores of Miami Dade College students recently held an event at the school's Koubek Center to raise awareness about the current humanitarian crisis in...

Offbeat and unique course offerings sweep Miami schools

LIV nightclub. Real Housewives. Beaches. Cannabis. These terms are not just associated with Miami, but with course offerings at local colleges and universities. Students can...