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You’re Invited to Serve as a Council Member in Our...

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 A Message from Katie Tagye, Director, Organizational Design and Development, and Michael Robbins, President, Collegewide Faculty Association Last month we shared an update on Institutional Planning and Governance. This month we are seeking faculty and staff to serve in our newly expanded governance. If you recall, our goal is to connect the work in the […]

Learning Leadership and Executive Councils Renamed

The Learning Leadership Council and the Executive Council have new names — the Learning Council and the Leadership Forum — to better reflect their missions. The changes were announced in the Learning Council meeting on Wednesday, September 19, 2018, on the East Campus. During the meeting, Al Groccia, professor, mathematics, and Joan Tiller, interim vice president, academic […]

Meet Your New Faculty Association President, John Niss

By Dani Moritz-Long Please join us in welcoming Mathematics Professor John Niss to his new position of Collegewide Faculty Association president. Elected to the role by Valencia faculty, John will serve in this capacity through July 2019 while on full reassignment from the classroom. During this time, John will act as the voice of the faculty in […]

Executive Council Reviews Student Outcomes Report

Members of the Executive Council analyzed and provided insights on a draft of Valencia’s Student Outcomes Report to help determine which areas to explore more deeply in the final document, as well as identify any items to eliminate or reduce in terms of scope or focus during its Wednesday, June 6, 2018, meeting at the […]

Learn About the Latest Valencia Updates Discussed During...

The Executive Council met on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at the School of Public Safety. Highlights included updates from Safety and Security, Student Affairs, Global Professional and Continuing Education, and Marketing and Public Affairs, as well as each of our campuses. Safety and Security Paul Rooney, assistant vice president, operations, provided a brief overview of the incident […]

Faculty Governance Update, April 2017

From left to right: First row: Neal Phillips, Collegewide Faculty Association president, Kari Makepeace, coordinator, academic planning and support; Al Groccia, Faculty Council vice president Second row: Jeremy Bassetti, at-large representative, East Campus Assembly; Anna Saintil, vice president, East Campus Assembly; LaVonda Walker, at-large representative, Lake Nona Campus Assembly; Third row: Laura Sessions, president, Lake […]

Faculty Governance Update, November 2016

From left to right: First row: Neal Phillips, Collegewide Faculty Association president, Kari Makepeace, coordinator, academic planning and support; Al Groccia, Faculty Council vice president Second row: Jeremy Bassetti, at-large representative, East Campus Assembly; Anna Saintil, vice president, East Campus Assembly; LaVonda Walker, at-large representative, Lake Nona Campus Assembly; Third row: Laura Sessions, president, Lake […]

Faculty Governance Update, October 2016

From left to right: First row: Neal Phillips, Collegewide Faculty Association president, Kari Makepeace, coordinator, academic planning and support; Al Groccia, Faculty Council vice president Second row: Jeremy Bassetti, at-large representative, East Campus Assembly; Anna Saintil, vice president, East Campus Assembly; LaVonda Walker, at-large representative, Lake Nona Campus Assembly; Third row: Laura Sessions, president, Lake […]

Faculty Governance Update, September 2016

By Neal Phillips, President, Collegewide Faculty Association President Hey there fellow faculty members! I know y’all get the thematic and daily emails from me, but if you prefer to delete them, the Faculty Insight might suit you as a one-stop soapbox shop. Let’s get started … Digital Professor Certification You may have heard through one […]

Governance Councils’ Annual Retreat Focuses on...

This summer marked the completion of the first full cycle of our new governance model, and our three councils, Executive, Faculty and Learning Leadership, joined together for the second annual governance retreat on Friday, July 29, 2016. The retreat launched with a discussion about what shared governance means at Valencia. The word cloud below shares some […]