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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 […]

Bridges to Success Empowerment Symposium Aimed to Help...

On Friday, December 4, 2015, Bridges to Success (BTS) presented the latest installment of its annual symposium, with a slight twist. Where the previous events were geared toward the male and female students separately, this time, the first Empowerment Symposium was held for all 2015-16 cohort students. The event, entitled “AIM – Achieving Individual Motivation” continued on the […]

Congratulations to East Campus 2015 Black Advisory...

Left to right: Keri Siler, professor, mathematics; Michelle Foster, campus dean, academic affairs; Mario Richardson, student services advisor; Danielle Stevens, student; Roger Wilkerson, student; Donna Matthews, professor, mathematics; and Amanda Russell, coordinator, transfer program advisor A message from Stacey Johnson, President, East & Winter Park Campuses Nine 2015 Black Advisory Committee (BAC) Incentive Award winners were in the […]

Prosthetics, Artifical Organs and Automotive Parts;...

A message from Stacey Johnson, President, East & Winter Park Campuses Valencia students learned about the latest trends in 3-D printing recently during a Technology Talk presented by the East Campus Technology Club. Terry Cambrong, education channel manager for Stratasys Southern Region, shared technology benefits from 3-D printing, such as creating prosthetics for children, designing automotive parts […]

Winter Issue of Vitae Now Available

The winter issue of Vitae, Valencia’s award-winning magazine, is now available. Inside you’ll find out how Valencia is helping students, who have aged-out of the foster care system, succeed in “Finding Their Way After Foster Care.” You’ll read why the success of the first annual Winter Park Writers Festival means there will be others to follow and discover how Valencia is “Changing the Tune […]

Lake Nona Inducts New PTK Members

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses The Lake Nona Campus welcomed nine new students to the Beta Upsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa on Thursday, December 10, 2015. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is the world’s largest and most prestigious honor society for two-year college students. The Beta Upsilon Chapter president and […]

December 2015 Kudos

Week of December 13 – 19, 2015 Public Safety Leaders Graduate from Valencia Continuing Ed Program Valencia College’s Continuing Professional Education department congratulates the 33 public safety leaders who graduated from the Public Safety Leadership Development Certification Program (PSLDCP) on Friday, November 20, 2015. This class consisted of public safety leaders in law enforcement, fire rescue and […]

Nine Students Awarded for Achievement Despite Economic,...

Congratulations to the nine 2015 Black Advisory Committee (BAC) Incentive Award Winners who each received monetary awards totaling $500, in addition to a picture framed trophy and an opportunity to have two guests join them at a ceremony held in their honor on Friday evening, December 4, 2015, at the West Campus Special Events Center. Valencia […]

Finding Success as a Writer; Popular, Local Author...

A message from Stacey Johnson, President, East & Winter Park Campuses The East Campus Creative Writing Group welcomed author and publisher Bob Morris to campus on Tuesday, November 10, 2015, as the final literary reader for the fall 2015 term. Bob also engaged an intimate group of participants in an hour-long master class where he provided […]

East Campus Students Mentor Lake Nona Middle School...

From left to right: Students Pandeli Zi, Luis Padron, Mandy Schmidt and Christian Paredes A message from Stacey Johnson, President, East & Winter Park Campuses Valencia’s East Campus Technology Club recently partnered with the Lake Nona Middle School Sixth Grade Coding Club to demonstrate the latest in information technology. Valencia students mentored and assisted with programming, […]