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Conference: Violence in our Society: do we get used to it or do we prevent it?

On September 19, 2023 was held the Conversatory: Violence in our Society: do we get used to it or do we prevent it?

This event was organized by the Social Work and Criminal Justice programs of the Metro Orlando Campus, with the presence of excellent professors who have extensive expertise on the subject. We were also joined by Francisco Milian, who is a graduate of our clinical social work program and the author of the book Sick Society or Lifestyle?

Students and faculty contributed ideas and opinions on how to prevent violence in our society.


Pedro Brull visits AGM University

Recently the renowned artist Pedro Brull visited AGM University at Metro Orlando Campus, for an interview in front of his work "El Josco" which is part of the institution's art collection.

Pedro Brull is being recognized by his hometown of Vega Baja, Puerto Rico with a memoir on his life and work. During the interview, AGM University Chancellor Syndia Nazario, hosted the painter, who expressed his gratitude to AGM University for its support since his arrival in Central Florida two decades ago.


Commemorating Constitution Day. September 17th, 2023

Constitution Day commemorates the signing of the United States Constitution, on September 17, 1787. Educational Institutions receiving Federal Funding (federal grants, federal student loans or federal work study) are required by the US Department of Education, to participate in providing an educational program or activities about the United States Constitution, for its students.


Celebrate your culture: AGM University joins the City of Orlando in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Ana G. Mendez University joins the City of Orlando in its celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, supporting the city in the events that will be taking place as part of the celebration of our Central Florida Latino community. The City of Orlando conferred an honor to all the organizations - including AGM University Metro Orlando Campus - that have said "presente" for this great celebration of Hispanic culture from September 15 to October 15, 2023.


AGM University Metro Orlando Campus becomes home to the Consulate General of Chile

Last September 8 and 9, AGM University Metro Orlando Campus opened its doors for the Consulate General of Chile in Miami to offer services to the Chilean community of Central Florida. More than 600 people came to the campus to receive services from the Consulate. It was an honor to be able to host the Consul and his team and as always we are at your service to help our Latino community - as we have done for the past two decades as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI).



AGM University South Florida Campus takes part in Salsa Festival

On Saturday, September 9, South Florida Campus faculty and staff attended the Salsa Festival, a cultural event in Miramar, Broward County. It was a great pleasure to be present and to have the opportunity to provide information about our programs to all in attendance - in addition to enjoying the prelude to Hispanic Heritage Month.

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A commitment to higher education for Hispanics in the U.S.

El Diario Las Américas interviewed our Director Marcela Munera about Ana G. Mendez University AGM University - South Florida and our mission to give Hispanics the opportunity to obtain an excellent education at an accredited institution with two decades of roots in Florida.

"We are a university of Hispanics. We have positioned ourselves as an educational institution for Hispanic professionals seeking specialized higher education in programs that are in high demand."


UAGM Joins the Orlando Magic on the First NBA Partnership in Puerto Rico

Univerisidad Ana G. Méndez (UAGM, Puerto Rico)  formalized an agreement with the Orlando Magic to expand the partnership that both organizations have maintained for the past five years from Central Florida to include the Puerto Rican market, a first for any NBA team.


Ana G. Mendez University receives award from HAPBWA

On Tuesday, September 5, the HAPBWA Association ( presented Ana G. Mendez University with an award as an organization that supports Latina businesswomen during an event attended by more than 60 people.

The honor was conferred by HAPBWA President Matty Frias, to Metro Orlando Campus Director Suheily Martinez, celebrating our mission to provide excellence in education and support to the Hispanic community in Central Florida. Ms. Frias is also a graduate of AGM University with a Master's in Business Administration.