ISSUES: MDC President Dr. Eduardo Padrón

In his more than 40 year career in higher education, Miami Dade College President Eduardo Padrón has received countless accolades, but none as prestigious as his most recent, the nation’s highest civilian honor — the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Dr. Padrón joins us to share what receiving this honor has meant for him as both an educator and an immigrant, and why he’s dedicated his career to making the dream of higher education more attainable for all students.

Eduardo Padrón, Ph.D., Miami Dade College