Filtered by Students

Valencia’s 21st Annual Film Celebration; Yes, You Can Go...

Date: Thursday, February 11 – Saturday, February 13, 2016 Time: All screenings begin at 7 p.m. Location: East Campus, Performing Arts Center Not many people can say they can check out a movie at their workplace, but as a Valencia employee, that is a reality. And the best part – it’s all a part of […]

Students Violating our Code of Conduct? Issues in a...

Although student learning is fundamental in our work, sometimes complex or confusing situations arise for faculty, staff and students. These incidents lead to the use of established student dispute resolution resources, involving issues such as grade disputes and grievances, administrative complaints, discrimination/harassment complaints and other misconduct. In these types of student dispute cases, there are resources available to […]

Commencement Date Changes to May 8, 2016

Commencement will be held this year on Sunday, May 8, 2016, at the CFE Arena at the University of Central Florida. There will be two ceremonies, one at 10 a.m. and one at 2 p.m. Attendance at one of the ceremonies is required for all administrators, tenured and tenure-track professors, counselors, librarians and non-tenure earning faculty […]

Help the Alumni Association Identify the 2016...

The Valencia Alumni Association needs your help to identify the 2016 Mary S. Collier Distinguished Graduate, who will receive $2,000 and serve as the keynote speaker at our morning and afternoon commencement ceremonies. We know from experience that many of our eligible students are too humble to see themselves in this role, so please nominate […]

January 2016 Kudos

Week of January 17 – 23, 2016 Shara Lee and Jenny Charriez’s Article on Leadership Development is Published Left to right: Shara Lee and Jenny Charriez Congratulations to Shara Lee, Osceola and Lake Nona Campus director of faculty instructional development, and Jenny Charriez, director of employee development, whose co-written article, “Community College Leadership Development: A […]

We Need Your Help — Volunteer an Hour for a GoBe

A message from Falecia Williams, President, West Campus Help our new students learn how to engage in conversations by volunteering an hour of your time to participate in one of our New Student Experience GoBes — also known as GOing BEyond the classroom or GO and BE all that you can be. The New Student […]

Division of Business and Hospitality Partners with...

Participants from the Community Action Division of Orange County Florida for Family, Health and Social Services earned certificates to increase their employability in a partnership with Valencia’s Division of Business and Hospitality. They were joined by Valencia’s Terry Allcorn, Marie Howard and Julie Lux, along with Orange County representatives, at a ceremony held in their […]

Archaeology Day Observed at West Campus

A message from Falecia Williams, President, West Campus Archaeology is the study of human behavior and cultures through the analysis of material and physical remains. Carmen Laguer Diaz, adjunct professor of anthropology, teaches students this through what is called experimental archaeology. With hands-on activities, students seek to replicate various tasks performed in ancient times. With […]

Culinary Students Present Gift of Lifesaving AED to West ...

Left to right: Pierre Pilloud, professor of culinary management, and Art King, West Campus and District Office security manager A messsage from Falecia Williams, President, West Campus Valencia culinary students prepared a feast fit for royalty at its annual Grand Buffet, held Friday, December 11, 2015, at West Campus. The students also presented the West […]

75 Students Celebrated at Nurse Pinning Ceremony

Congratulations to Valencia students who completed the Nursing Associate in Science Degree. Sixty traditional students and 15 advanced standing students from fall term 2015 were pinned at a nurse pinning ceremony at Olympia High School on Wednesday, December 16, 2015, at 6 p.m. To view a printed program, click the button below. And if you […]