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Winter Park Campus Celebrates Excellence Award Winners

Thursday, June 3, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Winter Park Campus Student Development recognized and celebrated student achievements and employee contributions during the Winter Park Campus Excellence in Learning Awards Celebration. This year’s theme was “You are the author of your own story.” The Excellence in Learning Awards […]

Celebrating Educational Advancements — Spring 2021

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 Valencia’s recognition program is robust — including the educational advancement program for full-time employees. For non-instructional employees who have been employed in a full-time position for a minimum of six months and who have subsequently earned a degree from a regionally accredited institution, the College awards employees a one-time, lump-sum payment, barring any degree […]

Learn About the Equity-minded Practice Series on New Webpage

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 Faculty Development, which recently launched the new Equity-Minded Practice Series, has released a new Equity-minded Practice Series webpage. On this page, view all of the current and upcoming courses offered as part of this ongoing and ever-evolving work. Whether you’re interested in enhancing your practice, developing new and innovative strategies, or improving your […]

Trinity Tresner Offers Message of Hope to All Professors

Thursday, September 24, 2020 Normally, it’s instructors who offer coaching and words of support for students, but this time around, the roles reversed, as Valencia College student Trinity Tresner offered a message of hope and encouragement for faculty this fall semester. Watch a video of Trinity, a first-generation student, thanking her professors for the help […]

Part-time Faculty 2020-2021 Pay Raise

Monday, July 20, 2020 A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources Thank you. In the midst of this global pandemic, you have remained steadfast in your commitment to our students’ learning and success and invested in your own professional development in the scholarship of teaching and learning – with a specific […]

Canvas Update — Zoom and Ways to Engage Students in Canvas

A Message from Geni Wright, Director, Online Teaching and Learning As we’re transitioning to online learning, we have some new Canvas resources to assist you. Zoom and Canvas are Now Integrated and Available to all Students and Employees Valencia College now has a contract with Zoom, an easy cloud platform for video and audio conferencing, […]

Osceola Math Professor and Extension Specialists Share Ex...

In fall 2018, eight individuals started a new role at Valencia College — professor and extension specialist, mathematics. This special role was created in partnership with the School District of Osceola County to help improve college readiness in front-door mathematics courses at Valencia and to align our curriculum with our local high schools. Now that […]

Welcome West Campus Tenure-track Faculty

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Welcome to our new tenure-track faculty on the West and Downtown Campuses. Rose Thome Casterline, Professor, Art, West and Downtown Campuses Rose is an artist-educator who has been teaching drawing, design, painting and life drawing at Valencia College and Rollins College since 2001. She now […]

Welcome New West Campus Tenure-Track Faculty

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Our West Campus family is growing. Join me in welcoming our new tenure-track faculty. Jenice Armstead, Professor, Business Jenice Armstead is a self-published author, small business owner and professor with more than 20 years of professional experience in the public and private sector. She has an extensive […]

Meet Our Tenure-Track Faculty

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses Please welcome four new tenure-track faculty to East Campus. Ciara Hensley, Emerging Technology Librarian Ciara joined the Valencia family in August 2017 as an adjunct librarian. Prior to joining us as the full-time tenured emerging technology librarian, she worked on the Osceola and West […]