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Celebrate Data Privacy Day With New Home Internet...

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 Thursday, January 28, 2021, is Data Privacy Day, and what a great opportunity this brings to raise awareness on the topic and promote data privacy. To that end, Valencia College is leveraging its partnership with KnowBe4, an online security training service, to provide a Home Internet Security Course for employees and their […]

Valencia’s Network Will Be Down January 26 in the E...

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 Valencia College’s network will undergo updates from 10 p.m. on Tuesday, January 26 to Wednesday, January 27, 2021, at 4 a.m. and will be unavailable for use during this time. As OIT employees conduct maintenance that will improve the resiliency and security of our network, the following services will be unavailable: Valencia College […]

Hotspot Rentals Help Provide Students Wireless Access

Monday, December 7, 2020 The Valencia College Campus Store now has T-Mobile Hotspots — which provide seamless wireless data connection anywhere — for student rental. The hotpot simultaneously supports up to 15 device connections through built-in Wi-Fi AP. The stylish pocket-sized and semi-rugged design makes it easy for students to carry it around anywhere. Students may rent a […]

SAGE Global Tech Guru Speaks to IT Students

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Data and technology, two global industries in which students have extreme interest were highlighted recently when Babar Jan-Haleem, an international speaker who heads the Australia/Pacific/Japan/China Emerging Technologies and Intelligent Platforms for Amazon Web Services (AWS), spoke to Valencia students. […]

Online Tech Support is Available for Students

Tuesday, December 1, 2020  Learning Support is providing online technical assistance to ensure students can navigate the online environment successfully. We have a team of caring and talented staff available to help. The following video explains the many ways in which students can receive remote help. Support is also available on weekends and evenings. Students who […]

Planning and Prioritizing — Learn Which Digital Tools...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 By Amanda King, Implementation Coordinator, Organizational Development Managing our time and energy is essential as supervisors. During our recent Supervisor Summit, we explored the importance of prioritizing our many responsibilities to make the greatest impact on our goals. During the session, we introduced a block scheduling tool; however, we also asked several employees to […]

Explore Features That Come With Updating Zoom

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 By Jaclyn Taylor, Coordinator, Employee Development If you haven’t gone through the quick process of updating Zoom recently, take my advice and a few minutes. It will be worth it, as the update includes new, fun and useful features. To update within the Zoom application, click on your photo or initials […]

The Valencia EDGE Will Be Down

Monday, October 26, 2020 The Valencia EDGE will undergo updates from 8:30 p.m. on Friday, October 30 through 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 31, 2020 and will be unavailable for use during this time. As part of a continuous improvement cycle, we work directly with the vendor to ensure improvement to the system and develop new […]

It’s National Cybersecurity Awareness Month;...

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 A Message from John Knights, Managing Director, Network and Information Security October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, an opportunity to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across our nation and to ensure that all Americans have the resources they need to be safer online. Each year, various organizations, from government agencies and […]

Waiting Room and Passcode Soon to Be Required for Zoom Me...

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Starting Sunday, September 27, 2020, Zoom will require that all meetings have a passcode or a waiting room enabled. Additionally, for meeting join information, Zoom is renaming “passwords” to “passcodes” to better align with its role of allowing people into a meeting. By default, Valencia College’s “passcode” has been active when employees set up […]