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Jeff Goltz Recognized for Efforts to Fight Human Trafficking

Monday, February 7, 2022 Congratulations to Jeff Goltz, executive dean, School of Public Safety (SPS), for being presented the Polaris Star Award for the Higher Educational Leader of the Year in a ceremony at University of Central Florida’s (UCF) Rosen School of Hospitality on Wednesday, January 26, 2022. Each year, United Abolitionists President Tomas Lares, Paving […]

Jeff Goltz Publishes Higher Education Leadership Book

Congratulations to Jeff Goltz, executive dean, School of Public Safety, for writing and publishing the book “Higher Education Leadership Strategy in the Public Affairs Triumvirate: College and Community Engagement.” The text explores the relationship between higher education and the community from a leadership perspective. It also offers examples of innovation in a variety of community projects. Specifically, […]

Jeff Goltz Continues the Fight Against Human Trafficking...

A prime example of community partnership in action, Executive Dean of the School of Public Safety Jeff Goltz recently joined local leaders and fellow co-authors to present their human trafficking book, entitled “Human Trafficking: A Systemwide Public Safety and Community Approach,” at the 125th Annual International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at the […]

The Fight to End Human Trafficking

“It takes a village … and this is our village.” School of Public Safety Executive Dean Jeff Goltz shared these words with community leaders on Thursday, August 17, 2017, during the launch of a book, created by a collaborative effort, that sheds light on human trafficking. Human trafficking, which is defined as the trade of humans for […]

Valencia Honors Police Officers Who Lost Their Lives in...

A message from Jeff Goltz, Executive Dean, School of Public Safety Each year, on a local, state and national level, sworn officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty are recognized and honored. Local ceremonies are held in April and during the first week of May, leading up to National Police Week, which is […]

January 2016 Kudos

Week of January 17 – 23, 2016 Shara Lee and Jenny Charriez’s Article on Leadership Development is Published Left to right: Shara Lee and Jenny Charriez Congratulations to Shara Lee, Osceola and Lake Nona Campus director of faculty instructional development, and Jenny Charriez, director of employee development, whose co-written article, “Community College Leadership Development: A […]

Leadership Quotes for Leaders by Leaders

By Jeff Goltz, Executive Dean, Public Safety “Life is 10 percent what happens to me and 90 percent how I react to it.” -Charles Swindoll After a tour in the Air Force, a remarkable 20-year career in law enforcement and more than seven years in our very progressive learning-centered institution, the best in the nation, I concur […]

Jeff Goltz Presents on Partnership with Ana G. Méndez...

Jeff Goltz with Anna Melnick, CJI law enforcement academy graduate and City of Orlando police officer, who helped organize conference training tracks On Monday, October 27, 2014, Jeff Goltz, executive dean of public safety, conducted a workshop at the world’s largest annual police event, the International Chiefs of Police Conference, at the Orange County Convention […]

July 2014 Kudos

Valencia Professors Among Top Three Finalists for AFC Technology Commission Excellence in Technology Awards Congratulations to Tanya Bizon, professor of English as a Second Language, East Campus, and Neal Phillips, professor of English, West Campus, who have been selected among the top three finalists for the 2014 Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) Technology Commission Excellence […]

May 2014 Kudos

Central Florida Clean Air Team Awards Valencia “Clean Air Honorable Mention” Andy Ray, professor, building construction technology, and Resham Shirsat, director, sustainability accept Valencia’s “Clean Air Honorable Mention” for the college’s approaches to cleaner air and education campaigns. Valencia College received a “Clean Air Honorable Mention” from the 2014 Clean Air Board on Friday, May […]