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You’re Invited to Serve as a Council Member in Our...

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 A Message from Katie Tagye, Director, Organizational Design and Development, and Michael Robbins, President, Collegewide Faculty Association Last month we shared an update on Institutional Planning and Governance. This month we are seeking faculty and staff to serve in our newly expanded governance. If you recall, our goal is to connect the work in the […]

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Thursday, January 13, 2022

District Board of Trustees Celebrates Universal Orlando...

Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Valencia College’s District Board of Trustees celebrated our partnership with Universal Orlando and the Universal Orlando Foundation during its Thursday, December 2, 2021, meeting on the East Campus. After a tour of the School of Arts and Entertainment — including participating in a sound studio recording — student musicians welcomed trustees […]

Institutional Planning and Governance Updates

Tuesday, December 7, 2021 A Message from Katie Tagye, Director, Organizational Design and Development 2021 has been a year of progress in both institutional planning and governance. We want to take a moment to give you some updates on both, as well as to provide you with a bit of a peek into what will be […]

Learning Council Explores and Discusses the Impact of...

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 The Learning Council met on Thursday, November 4, 2021, to review progress toward its articulated 2021-2022 goals shared at the October meeting, identify how its work as a council can directly influence student outcomes and explore how learning partnerships impact students’ graduation goals. Learning Partnerships In an effort to build its capacity for […]

Faculty Governance Update — November 2021

Thursday, November 18, 2021 A Message from Michael Robbins, President, Collegewide Faculty Association Hello Valencia Faculty! I always get into a reflective mood at the end of the semester. It starts around Thanksgiving, like clockwork. I appreciate the cyclical nature of education; it invites an opportunity to think about ways to improve, and to really think about […]

Leadership Forum Engages on Graduation and Career Credent...

Monday, November 8, 2021 College administrators spent time gaining a deeper understanding of the Graduation and Career Credentials goal areas of the Strategic Impact Plan during the Valencia College Leadership Forum on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. Focused conversations explored ways leadership can support the College in accomplishing the goals identified for these areas through the lens of equity. An overview of […]

District Board of Trustees Celebrates Walt Disney World P...

Tuesday, November 2, 2021 In celebration of Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary, Valencia College’s District Board of Trustees thanked the company for its ongoing partnership with the College, during its Thursday, October 28, 2021, meeting. College President Kathleen Plinske acknowledged that Disney has been a partner with Valencia’s Hospitality and Culinary Arts program for more than 20 years […]

Learning Council Solidifies Goals, Identifies Strategies...

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 The Learning Council met on Thursday, October 7, 2021, to solidify its goals for academic year 2021-2022 based on the goal exercise members completed during the September meeting, identify strategies from the Focused Inquiry Team on Equity-minded Practice (Equity FIT) that would most powerfully advance Valencia’s equitable goals and should be commissioned to work […]

Leadership Forum Participants Engage on Program...

Monday, October 4, 2021 By Joe Richardson, Vice President, Student Affairs and Leadership Forum Co-chair Valencia College’s Leadership Forum convened on Tuesday, September 28, 2021.  A team of administrators provided updates on the shared governance model refresh, discussed refining the purpose of Leadership Forum and explored the Career Credentials goal area of the current Strategic Impact […]