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West Campus Vaccination Site Update

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations The West Campus state/FEMA COVID vaccination site will continue to administer 500 first doses per day of the Pfizer vaccine from Wednesday, March 24, 2021, through Tuesday, April 6, 2021, an extension of the original time planned for first doses. Those vaccines will be administered on a […]

West Campus Vaccination Site Update

Saturday, March 20, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations As of Wednesday, March 24, 2021, the state/FEMA COVID vaccination site located at West Campus will only offer the second dose of Pfizer vaccinations for eligible individuals who have already taken the first dose. Through Tuesday, March 23, 2021, the state/FEMA COVID vaccination site […]

West Campus Vaccination Site Update

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations The West Campus state/FEMA COVID vaccination site is currently allowing local college and university employees to be vaccinated. Currently, the site is offering the Pfizer vaccine and a limited number of Johnson & Johnson vaccines (up to 500 per day) and is open to: Local college and […]

Update on Vaccination Eligibility

Monday, March 8, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations With yesterday’s announcement that the West Campus vaccination site is allowing local college and university employees to be vaccinated, I’m providing this update with additional information regarding eligibility. Currently, the site is offering the Pfizer vaccine and a limited number of Johnson & Johnson vaccines (up […]

West Campus Vaccination Site Update

Sunday, March 7, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations As you know, Valencia College’s West Campus is serving as a host for the local State/FEMA COVID vaccination distribution. At this time, the local distribution site IS allowing local college and university employees to be vaccinated. If you are interested in receiving a vaccine, bring […]

West Campus Vaccination Site Update

A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations The vaccination site on West Campus officially opened on Wednesday, March 3, 2021. Since the opening, federal and state COVID-19 response teams have administered the COVID-19 vaccine to more than 5,100 individuals. There is increased traffic and activity on and around West Campus while federal and state COVID-19 response teams […]

Practicing Self-care in the Time of COVID-19

Thursday, March 4, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Jennifer Danilowski, part-time faculty, psychology and SAMHSA implementation coordinator, facilitated a conversation on Tuesday, February 16, 2021, for 32 students on the “Flow in the Time of COVID-19,” an interactive discussion on how to enhance well-being, decrease anxiety and depression […]

West Campus Vaccination Site Opens Tomorrow

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations As you know, our West Campus has been selected as a vaccination site by our federal and state emergency management and healthcare leaders. Setup for the site began last week, and the site will officially open tomorrow, Wednesday, March 3, 2021. It is estimated that this community vaccination site will serve […]

Valencia College to Serve as a Vaccination Site

Friday, February 19, 2021 A message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations Today, Governor DeSantis announced that Valencia College has been selected as one of four vaccination sites in Florida by our federal and state emergency management and healthcare leaders. As part of a new, national vaccination program focused on improving vaccine access in socially vulnerable communities, the West […]

Traveling Internationally for Spring Break? New...

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 If you’re planning to travel internationally for Spring Break, you may be required to use your leave to quarantine before you return to campus. Valencia College has updated its quarantine guidance for individuals working or taking classes on campus who have traveled internationally to better align with updates recently made by the […]