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Future Educators Host Children’s Festival on West C...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses A part of Educators Rising @ Valencia West’s (ERVW) core mission is to collaborate with and support our local community. Members and volunteers of ERVW — an organization for students interested in teaching and education — had the chance to do just that at the […]

Enrich Students’ Academic Journey Through...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses In December, Valencia successfully hosted another Undergraduate Research Poster Showcase. During the showcase, 18 students and student groups shared their ongoing research projects with members of the Orlando community. Participating students had the opportunity to network with fellow researchers and interact with faculty members from […]

Be the One Program for Students Launches January 22

On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, all degree-seeking students will be automatically enrolled in a new, online prevention education program in Canvas — Be the One. This program will educate students on interpersonal violence, sexual assault, stalking, consent and bystander intervention, as well as Valencia’s policy and various support resources. Be the One, created as part […]

Save the Date – Conversation on Justice

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses The Peace and Justice Institute will host Conversation on Justice workshops from Monday, January 28 through Thursday, January 31, 2019. These workshops will cover many important issues, including gender violence, immigration, economic inequality, food insecurity, race and sexual orientation. Through the power of transformative stories, facilitated […]

Communication Students Engage With TED Talks

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses East Campus Speech students were challenged to engage in TED Talks recently when Professor of Speech Kim Long and Professor of Reading Jane Maguire organized the event for their honors speech classes. Kim’s students spent several weeks in classroom group collaboration and developed a list of TED Talk […]

The Technological Magic Behind the Orlando Magic

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses East Campus technology students recently learned about the role technology plays in the game of basketball. On Friday, December 7, 2018, the Valencia Technology Club visited the Orlando Magic and toured the Amway Center. Students entered the media control room to see how audio […]

Questions about Pre-Majors

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost Due to a recent update in Banner, you may hear questions from students about their selected pre-major. I want to provide you with some background information that may be helpful to you in your conversations with students. Over the last few years, Valencia developed 22 […]

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 […]