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SGA and Honors Students Meet With Florida Lawmakers

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 Last week, on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, our Student Government Association (SGA) leaders met with our Florida legislators during a virtual Meet Your Legislators Event. The event kicked off with a welcome from Jay Galbraith, vice president, public affairs and marketing, and Courtney James, paralegal, before offering students a primer on how […]

360º Global Learning Experiences Allows Students to...

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 The Valencia College Libraries and Study Abroad and Global Experience are pleased to host the 360º Global Scavenger Hunt for students. There’s no need for participants to dust off their passports or book plane tickets. This international quest allows participants to tour famous sites and landmarks from the comforts of their own homes […]

Spotlight on Undergrad Research — Morgan Frost

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 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, […]

Call for Sustainable Development Artistic Creations for...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 The Center for Global Economic and Environmental Opportunity (GEEO) of the University of Central Florida (UCF) is holding a competition for artistic creations by students on the theme of sustainable development in three categories: poetry, music and digital media. Please alert students to this opportunity. The competition is designed as part of […]

See Mechatronics Students in Action

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 The City of Orlando recently produced videos highlighting Valencia College’s 18-week Mechatronics program, showing the valuable skills our recent graduates have learned that will help them secure careers in this high-demand manufacturing field. To view the videos, click the button below.

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, […]