Eduardo Padrón, President of Miami Dade College speaks with the Miami Herald editorial board Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. Padrón was joined by Ava Parker, President of Palm Beach State College, and J. David Armstrong Jr. President of Broward College.
Eduardo Padrón, President of Miami Dade College speaks with the Miami Herald editorial board Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. Padrón was joined by Ava Parker, President of Palm Beach State College, and J. David Armstrong Jr. President of Broward College. Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com
Eduardo Padrón, President of Miami Dade College speaks with the Miami Herald editorial board Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. Padrón was joined by Ava Parker, President of Palm Beach State College, and J. David Armstrong Jr. President of Broward College. Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com

Martin Vassolo is a general assignment reporter on the Miami Herald’s metro desk. He was a member of the Herald’s reporting team covering the 2018 midterm elections and Florida’s recount. Previously, he worked as a political reporting intern with the Herald and as editor-in-chief of the University of Florida’s student newspaper, The Independent Florida Alligator.