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Nominations Open for West Campus Grapevine Awards

A message from Falecia Williams, President, West Campus The West Campus Career Staff Association (CSA) is now accepting nominations for the Grapevine Awards. The Grapevine Awards program is a way for employees to acknowledge or recognize Career Staff colleagues for good deeds or service performed “beyond the call of duty.” The recipient receives a certificate signed […]

October 2014 Kudos

Week of October 26 – November 1, 2014 Security Officer Charles Williams Receives Commendation from Orange County Sheriff Heroes are among us. Congratulations to Charles Williams, security officer, who was awarded a “Certificate of Commendation for Excellence” from Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. Charles received the commendation for coming to the […]

Career Staff Association Grapevine Award Recipients Recog...

Valencia’s Career Staff Association (CSA) Grapevine Awards are a way for employees to acknowledge and recognize career staff colleagues for performing good deeds or service performed “beyond the call of duty.” Congratulations to the following career staff employees who received Grapevine Awards from May 2014 through July 2014: Amy Downs, Instructional Assistant, Sr., West Campus […]

West Campus Career Staff Association Announcements —...

The West Campus Career Staff Association (CSA) is proud to announce our new members! Michelle Rodriguez, accounts receivable specialist, will be our new secretary after Michal Ewing, institutional research support specialist, retires at the end of this year. Please also join us in welcoming Frances Middleton, our new treasurer. Both are great additions to the […]

April 2013 Kudos

Rock ‘n Roll Benefit Concert Raises Funds to Fight Lou Gehrig’s Disease At their spring Rock ‘n Roll Benefit Concert on April 12, the Rogue Scholars raised $1,200 in honor of the parent of a Phi Theta Kappa officer who recently passed away after a battle with Amyotrophic Later Sclerosis (ALS) – often referred to […]

February 2013 Kudos

Humanities Professor Granted an Exceptionally Rare Opportunity Photo of the Vindolanda Tablets from The British Museum website. Dr. Jeffery Donley, professor of Humanities on the West Campus,  has been granted special permission and access by the British Museum’s Curator of the Romano-British Collection to translate one of the greatest archaeological finds, the Vindolanda Tablets, which […]

Employees Celebrate Excellence at Learning Day 2013

Over 1,000 Valencia employees gathered in the Palms Ballroom at the Wyndham Orlando Resort on Friday, February 8, to celebrate our work together at this year’s Learning Day. Started in 2001, Learning Day has evolved through the years, and while the focus of this special day centers on learning in its various forms, this year, […]

October Kudos

A Gift for Teaching Fundraising Drive at Osceola A message from Dr. Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona Once again, the Osceola Campus has demonstrated our amazing generosity and spirit of giving by donating $639 worth of supplies and $125 in cash to A Gift for Teaching. A Gift for Teaching is a […]

August Kudos

Orlando, Winter Park Declare August 27 “Valencia College Day” August 27 is now “Valencia College Day” for the cities of Orlando and Winter Park. Both cities made proclamations to honor Valencia for its contributions to their communities. Valencia College’s president, Sandy Shugart, accepted the proclamation from Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer at this month’s Orlando City […]

Thirteen West Campus Employees Receive Grapevine Awards

The West Campus Career Staff Association (CSA) recently celebrated 13 employees with Grapevine Awards for demonstrating exemplary work or for providing outstanding service. Jodi Criner, West Campus CSA chair, shared that the Grapevine Award is, “very beneficial as it acknowledges the ‘extra’ and ‘outstanding’ work that we do for students and our colleagues.” Doing more […]