Miami Dade College Changemaker Campus

As democracy’s college, Miami Dade College changes lives through the opportunity of education. Annually offering 300 programs to over 165,000 students on seven campuses and two centers, MDC is the largest and most diverse college in the nation. We are a gateway to professional development, social mobility, and civic participation that enriches the workforce readiness toolkit with the changemaker mindset and skillset needed for 21st century challenges. Through the Innovation Meets Purpose and Change in Teams (IMPACT) Network , MDC is creating an everyone a changemaker world by aligning the curriculum and co-curriculum within both the two year and four year degree pathway. We make changemaking within reach regardless of a student’s ability and availability, yet customized to make a meaningful difference in the local communities where our students live.

Miami Dade College Thought Leadership

PUBLICATIONS:
The Collective Work of Building Individual AgencyStanford Social Innovation Review

PRESENTATIONS:
2021 Exchange:
The Role of Higher Education during Times of Upheaval
Storytelling to Inspire Community Changemakers

2020 Exchange:
Changing the Game: Coaching Today’s Changemakers Towards Equitable Civic Action
Experiences Evaluating Changemaker Education
Making a difference in our elders’ lives through student engagement
Social Justice Begins at the College Library: Open Educational Resources
Want to talk? Methods to prepare students for connective conversations in divisive times

2017 Exchange:
Educating Changemakers & Cultivating Engaged Citizens

Changemaker Campus

Launched in 2008, Ashoka offers the Changemaker Campus designation to leading institutions in social innovation education. These institutions share the vision for higher education to become the next global driver of social change by transforming the educational experience into a world-changing experience.