Quantcast

Education

Subscribe

Scholarships given to tech colleges

The Miami Bayside Foundation awarded $70,000 to City of Miami students attending Miami-Dade technical colleges. The presentation was made at a Miami-Dade County School Board meeting on Wednesday, June 17. Baptist Health South Florida partnered with the Bayside Foundation for ...

MDC North Campus president honored

Miami Dade College (MDC) North Campus president Dr. Malou C. Harrison was honored by the Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) at the 48th annual Student Development Commission Conference with the Cameron Hall Practitioner Award. The Cameron Hall Practitioner Award recognizes ...

High school graduates off to college

The Greater Miami Chapter of The Links Inc. hosted a reception on May 31 for its 2015 scholarship recipients and their parents at KROMA art gallery in Coconut Grove. The chapter awarded a total of $15,000 in scholarships to graduating ...

5000 Role Models graduates earn scholarships

Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson hosted “Academic Signing Day” for the 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project’s graduating class of 2015 on Monday, June 8. Eighty-four graduating seniors signed scholarship letters to the colleges or universities of their choice at the ...

Dancing their way to $10K

North Miami’s Holy Cross Lutheran School celebrated winning the KidSmartz Safety Dance Video Contest on May 29. Holy Cross won $10,000 for its creative video from the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and Honeywell Hometown Solutions.

FAMU graduate student named Gubernatorial Leadership Fellow

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) student Nemmi Cole knows the value of persistence and hard work. Currently a doctoral student at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, Cole recently concluded a stint as a Florida Gubernatorial Fellow and was selected ...

The Children’s Trust: Provider Profile

“Our mission is to empower, strengthen and stabilize South Florida’s Haitian community to ensure its successful integration.” — Gepsie M. Metellus, executive director Sant La Haitian Neighborhood Center was founded on Dec. 6, 2000 by concerned community leaders and service ...

Mindingall co-hosts Kappa Career Day

Miami-Dade School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall co-hosted Kappa Career Day with Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado and the Miami Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. on Saturday, May 16.

Chapter awards scholarships to seniors

The Brothers of the Iota Pi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. held their annual Golden Affair cocktail event, a fundraiser for the chapter's education foundation. The event took place

Students learn STEM at Broward Center

For the fourth consecutive year, local students were energized with inventive lessons in math, science and the environment through Broward Center for the Performing Arts’ educational programs sponsored by Florida Power & Light Company (FPL). “Using the arts to spark ...

The issue of school of choice is about our children

I think every person that walks the face of the earth has a Calling and Passion that they are meant to maximize to make our world a better place. For me, my Passion and Calling comes through acting, but it ...

Scholarships awarded to Miami High School students

The Miami Bayside Foundation awarded $1,000 scholarships to 25 students from City of Miami high schools. The students were residents graduating from Miami-Dade County Public Schools and attending college in the fall. They were honored at a ceremony at Miami ...

'Get Caught Reading Month' at Broadmoor

Miami-Dade School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall welcomed the Tooth Fairy, Mr. Tooth and employees of MCNA Dental Insurance Company to Broadmoor Elementary School on May 14. In honor of “Get Caught Reading Month,” MCNA Dental donated 100 books to ...

A letter to M-DCPS Superintendent Carvalho

The Miami-Dade County Black Affairs Advisory Board is very interested in discussing the development and implementation of a bilingual educational curriculum for all students. By way of background, on Saturday, January 31, 2015, the Miami-Dade Black Affairs Advisory Board sponsored ...

The Missing Link in Baltimore: Education and learning

On a recent episode of “The View,” Whoopi Goldberg asked 16-year-old Michael Singleton why he was throwing rocks and rioting in the streets of Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray before being famously slapped and pulled from the rioters ...

Previous