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Winter Park News – October 2013

A  Message from Stacey Johnson, President of the East and Winter Park Campuses Jeffersonian Track Students learn about PTK, Begin Work with Counterparts in the Netherlands  On Wednesday, September 11, student Jarrett Fletcher, vice president of leadership for the Phi Theta Kappa East Campus chapter, spoke to students in an Honors ENC 1101 class on […]

Celebrating the Right to Read

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President of the East and Winter Park Campuses East Campus kicked off their homage to Banned Books Week on Monday, September 23, 2013 with a variety of activities including informative exhibits, read-outs of challenged or previously banned books, a Banned Book Bash event and a panel discussion for the East […]

Faculty Members Awarded 467 Certifications in 2012-2013

Please join us in congratulating and recognizing all 406 faculty members who have earned Associate Faculty, Digital Professor, LifeMap, Study Abroad Program Leader, and Seneff faculty development certifications during the 2012-2013 academic year. If you would like to view the lists of awardees, please click on the buttons below:   These and other faculty development […]

Winter Park News – September

The Inaugural Jeffersonian Class 2013 The first cohort of students have begun the Global Citizen Program, a part of the Jeffersonian Track within Valencia’s Seneff Honors College Program, on the Winter Park Campus. The Jeffersonian Track is designed to provide a well-rounded general education with thematically-integrated courses that have an emphasis on creating global citizens. […]

2013 Service Learning in Action- A Trip to the Oglala...

In April of this year, 11 students and four faculty members (Stacey DiLiberto, Stephanie Frueler, Christie Miller and Michael Robbins) from the Osceola Campus traveled to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwest South Dakota as part of a service learning course within the Seneff Honors College Leadership Track. Valencia’s service learning courses give students […]

2013 Phi Theta Kappa Awards and Recognition

By Keith Malmos, PTK Advisor and Biology Professor Top: Hallmark Vice Presidents. Bottom left & right: Dr. Stacey Johnson presenting the 2013 All USA Community College Academic Team Award. Bottom middle: PTK President and Vice President Alpha Gamma Omega, Valencia’s East Campus Chapter of the National Honor Society Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), achieved five star […]

Lessons Learned in Kindergarten

A message from Dr. Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona A group of Valencia employees (Valerie Burks, Jenni Campbell, Celeste Henry, Melissa Pedone, Landon Shephard, and I) visited Kissimmee Elementary School on Thursday, May 30 with Junior Achievement to teach the “JA in a Day” curriculum to kindergarten classes. I sincerely believe that […]

Introducing the Seneff Faculty Development Certification ...

During the 2011-2012 academic year, honors faculty, staff and students worked collaboratively to prepare for the launch of the James M. and Dayle L. Seneff Honors College. During the same time that honors outcomes, curriculum and requirements were being developed for students, the planning team began work with the faculty development office to introduce new […]

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 […]

Inaugural Class of the Seneff Honors College Leadership T...

A message from Dr. Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona I am delighted to announce that this fall we will welcome more than 40 students at the Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses into the first Leadership track of the Seneff Honors College. Photo taken on August 2 at an event to welcome the […]