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Supervisor Development Opportunities

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 Implicit bias is inherent in all people, but how does awareness of this topic assist us in battling these biases? Join the Implicit Bias Supervisor Series for a look at implicit bias from the lens of the supervisor and reflect on how this impacts decision-making within your teams. Course objectives include: […]

Earn the Foundation in Creative Thinking Certificate

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 Back by popular demand is the Foundation in Creative Thinking series. Creativity, crucial in our ever-evolving world, is a skill that is both innate and one that needs to be exercised and developed. To explore your creative preferences and blind spots, tap into your curiosity to make unique connections and use deliberate […]

Apply for Fall 2021 SEED Cohorts

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 Applications for the upcoming fall 2021 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, bi-weekly seminar model with the intention of creating gender-fair, multiculturally equitable, and globally […]

Learn About COVID-19 and Your Mental Health

Monday, March 1, 2021 Many of us are facing challenges that can be stressful and overwhelming due to the pandemic. And while social distancing is necessary, it can also make us feel isolated and lonely, all affecting our mental health. To help you learn about the effect that COVID-19 can have on mental health and ways to […]

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Friday, March 26, 2021 Osceola Campus employees and students — you can get a free haircut at SportsClips at 2807 E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway in Kissimmee. To take advantage of the offer — for new clients — present this coupon via your phone or a hard copy at the store. For questions, call SportsClips at 407-518-0224. […]

Join the LinkedIn Learning February Challenge: Black...

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 Black History Month, celebrates the achievements and impact of African Americans in the U.S. and across the world. During this time, we recognize and pay homage to the contributions, innovations and trailblazers within the Black community who have elevated the fields of business, technology, art, music and science. In celebration of […]

Join The Spring 2021 Dialogues of War Professional...

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses You’re invited to join the Spring 2021 Dialogues of War Professional Development Cohort: Blues of Achilles II. The Blues of Achilles is a musical adaptation of Homer’s Iliad and companion piece to Joe Goodkin’s award-winning adaptation of the Odyssey. The adaptation […]

Testimonial Videos Show How Faculty and Staff Are Using...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 By Sally Leslie, Campus Director, Faculty and Instructional Development When we decide to devote our time to earning a certification at Valencia College, we might seek out colleagues who have been there before us and ask them what the experience is like. Now, the LifeMap team has done this for you by […]

View the Spring 2021 Employee Development Schedule for...

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 The Spring 2021 Employee Development Schedule is now available, offering both live and on-demand personal and professional development opportunities to all Valencia College employees. Our spring schedule looks slightly different this year: For instance, now you may search for courses based on featured opportunities or by month. Similar to last term, the schedule offers courses […]

Earn the Foundation in Creative Thinking Certificate

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 Creativity, crucial in our ever-evolving world, is a skill that is both innate and one that needs to be exercised and developed. To explore your creative preferences and blind spots, tap into your curiosity to make unique connections and use deliberate process to develop more innovative solutions, you’re invited to join […]