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Osceola Student Participates in NASA S.U.I.T.S. Competition

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses Osceola Campus student Ryan Walcott is competing in the NASA Spacesuit User Interface Technologies for Students (S.U.I.T.S.) competition hosted by the NASA Johnson Space Center. Ryan is pursuing an Associate in Arts in computer science and has been interning at the NASA Kennedy Space Center […]

Learn More About the Model United Nations Club

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Recently, the Valencia College Model United Nations Club sent eight West Campus students to the Southern Regional Model United Nations Conference (SRMUN) to represent the delegation from Albania. The students were assigned to four committees — General Assembly Plenary, World Health Organization, International Criminal Police Organization and United […]

Valencia Students Compete in National Cyber...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Kudos to the Valencia students who recently participated in the National Cyber League’s (NCL) fall 2018 NCL regular season competition. This competition is a collegiate puzzle-based, cybersecurity competition in which students prepare and test themselves against cybersecurity challenges that they will likely face in the […]

Osceola Math Fair Adds Up to Success

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses On Wednesday, November 28, 2018, more than 275 students attended the Fall Math Fair in The Depot on Osceola Campus. Students engaged in fun and exciting casino-themed math games. Students reviewed critical math skills and interacted with Math Depot tutors, volunteers and math […]

Help Identify the 2019 Distinguished Graduate

The Valencia Foundation needs your help to identify the 2019 Mary S. Collier Distinguished Graduate. This student will serve as the keynote speaker for our commencement ceremonies. We know from experience that many of our eligible students are too humble to see themselves in this role, so please encourage eligible, praiseworthy students to apply today by providing them […]

Pasitos a Valencia Hurricane Relief Scholarship...

To raise scholarship funds for students from Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and other Caribbean islands still affected by the 2017 hurricane season, Valencia is again organizing a community-wide fundraising event, Pasitos a Valencia. The event will take place at the Osceola Campus on Thursday, November 29, 2018, from 6 to 9 p.m. Musical group Los Pleneros […]

‘Jail & Bail’ Event to Benefit the...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses In an effort to raise money for the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida, West Campus Criminal Justice Club will be holding a “Jail & Bail” Fundraiser. So, come out and watch as your favorite campus personalities get charged and booked:   They need […]

Allen Watters Visits Valencia Alumni During Study Abroad ...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Helping design our students’ futures takes on an entirely new meaning for our Architecture program, and I’m proud to report that Valencia faculty and staff have effectively designed educational blueprints for our Architecture students that foster great academic and professional feats. This fall, for example, […]

Phoenix Wins ACP Pacemaker Award

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Congratulations to the faculty and students behind Valencia’s award-winning literary magazine, the Phoenix. Once again, Valencia’s publication has been ranked among the nation’s best by the Associated College Press (ACP) — earning Valencia a 2018 Magazine Pacemaker award in the category of feature/general audience magazine winners. […]

Valencia Nursing Student Association Raises Funds for...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses My deepest gratitude goes to the Valencia Nursing Student Association (VNSA). This incredible and compassionate group of nursing students recently channeled their dedication and creativity into a fundraiser to support breast cancer awareness by selling pink ribbons that were displayed on West Campus. Historically committed to […]