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2014-03-31 23:27:02

The Street Team is gearing up for the end of the semester, offering students cash for used textbooks. (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 With the spring semester winding down on college campuses across the country, Textbook Dollars is positioning itself to accommodate students aiming to sell their used textbooks. The price of college textbooks has risen considerably in recent semesters, which leaves many students hoping to recover their investments by selling their used books after finishing their...

2014-02-26 16:26:05

Hollywood Stars Mike Myers, Shirley MacLaine, Christopher Plummer, John Turturro, Andy Garcia and Emilio & Gloria Estefan to Attend NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 88 RUE DU RHONE, the Swiss-watch company founded by the grandsons of legendary watchmaker Raymond Weil, has been selected as the official watch partner for Miami International Film Festival, produced and presented by Miami Dade College. Taking place on March 7 - 16, 88 RUE DU RHONE is thrilled to be a part of the...

2014-02-06 12:30:16

MIAMI, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Hispanic Access to College Education Resources Project or ¡HACER! program coordinated by Miami Dade College (MDC) brings together 17 educational institutions, community and business organizations and policymakers to support Latino college completion. Today it announced the launching of a new website to support South Florida students and their parents as they prepare for college. The site, www.hacermiami.org, provides invaluable...

2014-01-23 23:03:57

Event at Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College shines a light on the successful textbook buyback company. (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 TextbookDollars.com, a leading online business dedicated to buying back textbooks from college students, held a large event at the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College. The event was named “Giving Back to Future Leaders” and attracted a large number of students who learned about the benefits of doing business with TextbookDollars.com. Additionally, the...

2013-06-14 16:20:26

DORAL, Fla., June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National and local military, business, community and public sector leaders met at the Miami-Dade emergency operations center to develop a plan that helps this high-density community continue to operate during natural and man-made crises. Miami-Dade County is one of the nation's strategic military, port and economic regions working to identify and fortify its local critical infrastructure to keep its ports, transportation and military...

2013-04-16 12:24:09

MIAMI, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TIMESCAPES, a five-story mixed-media mural created by South Florida's New World School of the Arts (NWSA), by college visual artists Jeffrey Noble and Sebastian Duncan-Portuondo, was recently unveiled during a chic VIP reception for select arts enthusiasts and community luminaires at Miami's Sagamore Hotel. The second artistic project commissioned from NWSA by the Cricket Taplin Collection, Timescapes is a large-scale paint-mosaic-mirror...

2013-02-20 12:23:58

MIAMI, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New World School of the Arts (NWSA) visual arts students seeking a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Miami Florida, will take an international trip during their senior year, with $500,000 in new support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130220/DC61231) "So many of Miami's best artists are born and raised here, and often attend New World School of the Arts. We want them to ultimately make...

2012-08-31 23:00:48

Year Up partners with Miami Dade College to offer effective, scalable program closely linked to labor market demand. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 31, 2012 Addressing the critical role of community colleges in creating pathways to careers for young adults, Year Up announced the launch of its Professional Training Corps. (PTC) program at Miami Dade College, with classes beginning this week. Miami Dade College (MDC) has more than 174,000 students and is the largest institution of higher education...

2012-08-23 23:02:52

WMXG:OTCBB names a new member to their advisory board. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) August 22, 2012 Thomas Anthony Guerriero the Chairman and CEO of WMX Group Holdings, Inc. (WMXG:OTCBB) officially names Richard Tapia to their advisory board. Guerriero said “The addition of Richard Tapia to the WMX advisory board is significant. We expect his insight and expertise in international business to make a real impact.” Mr. Richard Tapia is currently the Senior Director of First Wealth...

2012-06-19 02:27:13

MIAMI, June 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dade Medical College celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting of their new campus in the Town of Miami Lakes on Saturday, June 9, 2012. The grand opening marks the college's sixth campus in Florida. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120619/CG26718) To celebrate the grand opening, the college collaborated with Senator Oscar Braynon to award ten full scholarships to deserving members of the immediate community. "There are a few...