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Earn the Foundations in Creative Thinking Certificate

Monday, August 29, 2022 – Updated with rescheduled dates Creativity, a crucial skill in our ever-evolving world, is both innate and one that should be exercised and developed. To explore your creative preferences and blind spots, tap into your curiosity to make unique connections and use deliberate processes to develop more innovative solutions, you’re invited […]

You’re Invited to SuperCon!

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 A Message from Deanne Abrams, Director, Employee Development Supervisors, you don’t want to miss this ultimate event designed to help you succeed in your important role at the College. We know supervising can be challenging, so join us for this all-day, information-packed conference and expand your knowledge on hiring, developing and […]

Join the 2022-2023 PJI Practitioner Program for Staff Cohort

Monday, September 12, 2022 Learn how to collaborate at Valencia College, work through conflict and enhance our culture of inclusion through the Peace and Justice Institute (PJI) Practitioner Program for staff. The cohort experience, which focuses on applied practices in peace and justice, is open to all staff members at the College and will take […]

Want To Be a PJI Facilitator? Join the Training Program

Monday, September 12, 2022 Interested in working as a Peace and Justice Institute (PJI) facilitator or simply enhancing your facilitation skills through the lens of equity, inclusion and authenticity? If so, PJI invites you to apply for Level 1 of the PJI Facilitator Training Program. This virtual and in-person program is a four-session cohort experience over […]

Encourage Employees To Apply for Education and...

Thursday, September 8, 2022 In the Forbes article “This Is What Leadership Will Be In 2030,” Benjamin Laker writes, “The best coaches and leaders develop their people to be more successful than them.” With this futuristic leadership ideology in mind, if you have a full-time employee on your team who is approaching their five-year career anniversary […]

Featured Development Opportunities

Wednesday, September 7, 2022 A Message from Natasha McIlmurray, Coordinator, Employee Development Whether you’re ready to join us in-person for professional development, or you appreciate the flexibility of our stellar virtual courses, we have a professional development opportunity for you! Don’t forget about the exciting chance to join us in-person this fall for the three-part […]

New Information Security Training Required for All Employees

Monday, August 15, 2022 A Message from Carla McKnight, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources, and Brandon McKelvey, Vice President, Technology, Research and Analytics  Valencia College is launching a new information security training that all employees are required to complete by the end of the fall semester. The training is tailored to the Valencia community, focusing […]

It’s a New Fiscal Year: Start Your 2022-2023...

Tuesday, July 5, 2022 It’s a new fiscal year, which means that it’s time for all full-time staff members and faculty to complete the goal-setting sections of the Check-In or Faculty Evaluation. To start the process, log in to Atlas, and on the Employees tab, select the Valencia EDGE and then click on My Performance channel. There […]

Apply for Fall 2022 SEED Cohorts

Tuesday, July 5, 2022 Please note: the fall 2022 Valencia SEED program has been postponed until spring 2023.  Applications for the upcoming fall 2022 Valencia SEED program cohorts are currently being accepted. SEED, an acronym for Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity, is an international project founded 30 years ago by Dr. Peggy McIntosh of Wellesley College. SEED utilizes a cohort-based, […]

Bryce Cooke Reflects on Valencia’s Emerging...

Tuesday, June 14, 2022 The application is open for Valencia College’s 2022-2023 Emerging Leaders Program, a cohort-based program that allows employees to explore their personal behavioral drives and practice employee competencies through self-reflection, exploration, individualized learning and engagement with colleagues from across the College. The cohort can expect to discover new skills, fail forward and grow […]