Filtered by College Operations

Be Prepared for Hurricane Isaias

Friday, July 31, 2020 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations Valencia is monitoring Hurricane Isaias, which strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane late Thursday. As of 2 p.m. today, the storm had maximum sustained winds of 75 mph and was centered about 245 miles southeast of Nassau. It was moving at 16 mph, […]

Roadmap for Reopening: Preparing Our Facilities and the W...

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources With Phase 2 of our re-opening beginning on Saturday, August 1, 2020, Valencia College team members have been working diligently to ensure a safe, smooth and successful transition for individuals, teams and the organization. This includes preparing our facilities and our workplace. In […]

Online Campus Store to Close for Annual Inventory

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 A Message from Mona Liza Colon, Director, Auxiliary Services The Online Campus Store will close on Friday, June 26, 2020, at 12 a.m. for our annual inventory and audit process. It will reopen on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at 12 a.m. The Customer Service Team will remain available Monday through Friday from […]

Roadmap for Reopening: Cleaning and Sanitization

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 Following our phased Roadmap for Reopening plan, Valencia College is moving to Phase 2 beginning Saturday, August 1, 2020, and will remain in Phase 2 for at least the rest of the calendar year. Though the majority of College operations, teaching, learning, student affairs and learning support will continue online in Phase […]

You’re Invited: Roadmap for Reopening Phase 2 Town ...

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 With yesterday’s announcement from College President Sandy Shugart that Valencia will enter Phase 2 of our Roadmap for Reopening on Saturday, August 1, 2020, we’re sure you have a lot of questions. You’re invited to join Vice President of Organizational Development and Human Resources Amy Bosley for a Roadmap for Reopening Phase 2 Town Hall.   […]

PJI Principle 5: Give Space for Unpopular Answers

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 To help guide us through this time, the Peace and Justice Institute has been sharing one Principle for How We Treat Each Other per week. This week, we feature Principle 5: Answer questions honestly even if the answer seems unpopular. Be present to listen, not debate, correct or interpret. Conflict is inevitable (and […]

Behavioral Assessment Team and Campus Safety — Summer 2020

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Although most of us are working from home these days, it’s still important to remember now and when we return to our campuses and locations that you are aware of Valencia’s Behavioral Assessment Team (BAT) and how to report threatening behavior. Formed in 2011-12 as part of the College’s Emergency Response Plan, the […]

Announcement About Valencia-owned Furniture

If you’re visiting your workspace to pick up peripheral computer equipment, please note that employees are not permitted to take Valencia-owned office furnishings home, such as desks and chairs. Employees are authorized to take home their permanently assigned monitor, docking station, keyboard and mouse with approval by their dean, assistant vice president or vice president. Employees who have […]

Modified Campus and Location Hours for Employee Access

Friday, March 20, 2020, 11 a.m. A Message from Mike Favorit, Managing Director, Safety and Security Thank you for continuing to work toward our mission to transform lives, strengthen our community and inspire individuals to excellence, while also maintaining personal safety measures. To improve employee safety and decrease the amount of time our Security team members […]

Update on Summer Schedule, Commencement and More

Friday, March 27, 2020, 12:45 p.m. A Message from Isis Artze-Vega, Vice President, Academic Affairs; Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses; Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost, and President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses; and Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Thank you so much for your continued efforts […]