Registration is Now Open for the 2017-2018 PJI Practitioner Program

Learn how to collaborate at Valencia, work through conflict and enhance our culture of inclusive excellence through the Peace and Justice Institute (PJI) Practitioner Program.

The cohort experience, which focuses on applied practices in peace and justice, is open to all staff members at the College and will take place Thursday, October 19, 2017, through Thursday, May 17, 2018.

The program consists of 10 seminar sessions — ranging from workshops on community building to inclusive excellence — and the annual Peace and Justice Spring Retreat for a total of 57 required program hours.

Ellen Rendle, coordinator, program advisor, on West Campus, completed the first cohort offered from October 2016 through May 2017. To read her reflection on her experience, click here.

For more detailed information about the required program components, the commitments of a peace and justice practitioner, the sessions and the program schedule, click here.

If you’re interested, please register for the PJI Practitioner Program in the Valencia EDGE by Thursday, October 12, 2017:

  • Log in to Atlas.
  • Click on the Employees tab.
  • Click on the Access Valencia EDGE graphic in the My Development Channel. A new window will open.
  • In the right-hand corner, search for Peace and Justice (PJI) Practitioner’s Certificate Program for Staff.
  • Click on the class, and then click the Request button to register for the program.

Please note that the deadline for the PJI Practitioner Program was extended due to Hurricane Irma.

For assistance with registration, please contact Employee Development and Inclusion at orgdevelopment@valenciacollege.edu or 407-299-5000, extension 8095.

For program questions, contact Rachel Allen, director, PJI, at rallen39@valenciacollege.edu or 407-299-5000, extension 2709.

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