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  1. 126. An East Campus Incident

    Monday, November 1, 2021 A Special Message From Kathleen Plinske, Valencia College President Dear Valencia Community, I write today with news of a very troubling racially charged incident that occurred on our East Campus, just over a week ago. To emphasize the College’s commitment to inclusion, I wanted you to hear about it from me, […]

  2. 127. Get Resources From the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative Session

    Thursday, October 28, 2021 A Message from Laura Blasi, Director, Institutional Evaluation Several faculty members recently participated in Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) sessions in which they discussed the ways CITI certification — which typically lasts for three years — can be used in their courses and as part of their careers. Topics covered in CITI courses included: Good Clinical Practice (GCP); […]

  3. 128. Recognizing the People Who Have Supported Valencia on Its Sustainability Journey

    Monday, October 18, 2021 A Message from Carrie Black, Director, Energy Conservation and Sustainability  As we continue celebrating 10 years of the Office of Sustainability, we’re recognizing the people who have supported Valencia College on its sustainability journey. Our journey actually commenced in 2005 when former Assistant Vice President of Facilities Helene Loiselle created the first Sustainability Committee. Early members of this committee included […]

  4. 129. You’re Invited to Learn About the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative

    Thursday, October 14, 2021 A Message from Laura Blasi, Director, Institutional Evaluation Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) courses and certificates are being provided for all faculty, staff and students without cost by Valencia College’s Institutional Review Board (IRB). CITI courses have been developed in part to enhance the integrity and professionalism of students, faculty and staff […]

  5. 130. Two New Restaurants Are Now Open at Creative Village: Vera Asian and The Monroe

    Thursday, October 14, 2021 A Message from Terri Graham, Interim President, West and Downtown Campuses Two new restaurants have officially opened at Creative Village — Vera Asian and The Monroe. Vera Asian Creative Village – UnionWest Building 422 North Terry Avenue Orlando, FL 32801 Click here to see the menu. Vera Asian is the newest addition to […]

  6. 131. Grad Finale Returns for the Fall Term

    Tuesday, October 5, 2021 With the success of our Spring 2021 Grad Finale events on the East, Osceola and West Campuses, we’re bringing our Grad Finale events back for the Fall 2021 term. All eligible summer and fall graduates will be invited to celebrate their achievement during Grad Finale, which will be held for three days in December […]

  7. 132. Ask Nurse Jessica: Are Freestanding Emergency Rooms Covered by Valencia’s UnitedHealthcare Plans?

    Monday, October 4, 2021 A Message from Jessica Johnson, UnitedHealthcare Nurse Liaison  Welcome to my monthly column, Ask Nurse Jessica. Since joining Valencia College as your full-time UnitedHealthcare (UHC) nurse liaison, I’ve received numerous questions about how I can help you and your family make better healthcare decisions, provide support and clarification on UHC benefits; demonstrate how […]

  8. 133. In Memory of Adrian Manley

    Tuesday, September 7, 2021 We are saddened to share that one of our former colleagues, Adrian Manley, passed away on Thursday, August 26, 2021, after a courageous fight with COVID-19. On September 8, 2008, Adrian joined Valencia College as a full-time, tenure-track counselor, and earned tenure on July 1, 2011. He continued to serve Valencia students […]

  9. 134. Featured Colleague: Scott Hood Performs at His Best

    Tuesday, August 31, 2021 By Jennifer Keefe As a performer, Scott Hood is used to having all eyes on him and his work. Not only does he play 35 different instruments, but Scott is also a member of the Central Florida Sounds of Freedom Band & Color Guard, is an accomplished dancer of ballet, tap, […]

  10. 135. Bulletin Board

    The Adult Literacy League Is Seeking Tutors Approximately one in four adults in Central Florida read at or below a fifth-grade level. Valencia College’s community partner, the Adult Literacy League — which empowers Central Floridians to be thriving members of our community through literacy and education — is seeking tutors to teach adults how to […]