Miami Dade College’s School of Education to Host Pinning Ceremony

MIAMI, Nov. 9, 2023 – Miami Dade College’s (MDC) School of Education will host a Pinning Ceremony for its 2023 fall graduates on Wednesday, Nov. 29, at the MDC Wolfson Campus, located in the heart of Downtown Miami. MDC President Madeline Pumariega will deliver welcome remarks and introduce keynote speaker, Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Jose L. Dotres. This event is open to working media.

Fifty-six School of Education students will participate in the Pinning Ceremony, which marks a defining moment in their academic journeys. Thirty-eight of these graduates took part in the School’s Teacher Candidate Residency Program and helped fill instructional vacancies across the school district.  As these students come together to celebrate their achievements, they also look forward to exciting opportunities ahead in early childhood education, exceptional student education, secondary mathematics education and biology education. The event promises to be a memorable occasion for students, faculty, family and special guests.

WHAT:     School of Education Pinning Ceremony

WHEN:     Wednesday, Nov. 29, 5 – 6 p.m.

WHERE:  MDC Wolfson Campus, Chapman Conference Center (Building 3, 2nd floor)

300 N.E. 2nd Ave.

For more information about the Pinning Ceremony, please contact Sinai Otano at 305-237-6479.