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Online Tutors Are Ready to Help Your Students

Monday, November 16, 2020 Are some of your students struggling with their coursework? Our online tutors are ready to support your students’ needs and provide the same level of assistance virtually as was provided through traditional, face-to-face tutoring. Students may access online tutoring at http://valenciacollege.edu/tutoring in multiple topics including math, science, writing and reading, accounting and economics, foreign languages and EAP, […]

What’s Happening With Our Allied Health Students

Thursday, November 12, 2020 A Message from Terri Graham, Interim President, West and Downtown Campuses In Allied Health, our students recently designed community health posters and requested bags to carry their personal protective equipment. Community Health Posters In our Dental Hygiene program, Tiffany Baggs, professor, dental hygiene, assigned students to create a community health poster. Student and Class President of […]

Encourage Students to Apply for Bridges to Success

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 A Message From Umu Graham, Academic Advisor, Bridges to Success The Bridges to Success (BTS) program is looking forward to ushering in the 2021 student cohort this coming summer, and the application window opened on Tuesday, September 1, 2020. The program, which provides in-state, full tuition to students from diverse populations, is […]

Emails Encourage Students to Prepare for Spring Term

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 In an effort to help our students feel confident and prepared to continue their education, Valencia College has proactively notified students about our plans for the Spring 2021 term.  On Thursday, October 8, 2020, all currently enrolled students received a student provost update to alert them that our spring course schedule would look […]

Spotlight on Undergraduate Research — Marina Worden

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Valencia College has developed an undergraduate research initiative — based on nationally recognized models — that expands opportunities for students to partner meaningfully with faculty members to pursue a specific course of research. As most community colleges only offer undergraduate research as a very small boutique opportunity for a few students, […]

Grocery Shuttle Available for Downtown Campus Students

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 A Message from Terri Graham, Interim President, West and Downtown Campuses University of Central Florida (UCF) Parking and Transportation Services and UCF Student Government launched a new pilot program, the Grocery Shuttle, to offer trips to Publix for Valencia and UCF Downtown Campus students. The Grocery Shuttle is available to take students from the […]

Encouraging Our Students to Register to Vote and Become...

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 In accordance with the Higher Education Act, institutions of higher education must make a good faith effort to encourage voter registration and make information widely available to students. As the deadline to register to vote in the upcoming election is at the beginning of the month, reminders and non-partisan resources are […]

Rising to the Challenge: Software Students Create...

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Learn about how three computer programming students came up with a tool to help Central Florida residents keep track of COVID-19 cases in their community. Specifically, the trio created a website where Orange County residents could find regular updates on the number of positive COVID-19 cases in the county, as well as […]

Available for Students: Workshop Wednesdays from the...

Friday, September 4, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Every Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m., the collegewide Career Center hosts interactive Workshop Wednesday Zoom sessions on topics related to career development with a focus on career exploration strategies and employment readiness. These free, virtual sessions are open […]

Good Morning, Valencia!

Monday, August 31, 2020 Our Student Development team has launched a brand new podcast — you guessed it — Good Morning Valencia. The podcast, created by students, for students, is designed to share the latest news from the College and unite students while the majority are taking online classes. The podcast, hosted by students Amanda Jean […]