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May 2015 Kudos

Week of May 24 – 30, 2015 Falecia Williams Awarded Lifework Leadership Alumni of the Year Award Congratulations to West Campus President Falecia Williams, who was awarded the Lifework Leadership Alumni of the Year Award. Lifework Leadership began more than 20 years ago with a vision to transform the City of Orlando by transforming its emerging leaders. Each […]

Daryl Davis Named Director of Institutional Research

Daryl Davis assumed the role of director of institutional research in December 2014. Prior to this position, Daryl served the College for a number of years as a research analyst, where he successfully collaborated with Valencia staff, faculty members and administrators to develop a wide range of reports and data analysis that were used enterprise-wide to […]

April 2015 Kudos

Week of April 1 – 4, 2015 East Campus Deans Recognized for Career Anniversaries Left to right: Stacey Johnson, East and Winter Park Campus President, poses with David Sutton, Lynn Dorn and Linda Neal. A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East & Winter Park Campuses Three East Campus deans, David Sutton, Lynn Dorn and Linda […]

Professor DiLiberto to Present at Literary Theory and...

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses Stacey DiLiberto, professor of English, has been chosen to present at Latino/a Utopias: the Second Biennial U.S. Latino/a Literary Theory and Criticism Conference at the City University of New York’s John Jay College at the end of April. Her presentation will explore the teaching […]

March 2015 Kudos

Week of March 22- 28, 2015 Procurement Staff’s Superb Efforts Result in Escalator Rebate for Valencia The procurement department would like to recognize and thank Diane Fahr, director of financial services, and Josh Grossman, accounts payable coordinator, for their outstanding customer service. Diane and Josh have consistently made sure that the timing of payments to […]

Lauren Bojalad Named Assistant Director of Employee...

Working in a collegial environment can sometimes result in workplace conflict, and it is the responsibility of the Employee Relations (ER) team to provide practical solutions for early resolutions to those conflicts. With the tools and resources outlined through the employee dispute resolution process, the ER team works to foster positive working relationships across the […]

Cheryl Robinson Named Honors Director

A Message from Karen Borglum, Assistant Vice President, Curriculum and Assessment As you know, we conducted a search for a new honors director. A special thank you to the interview committee, 35 students, faculty and staff who attended the forum and the 32 signs-ins to the streaming video. Your feedback guided our decision in the […]

President Shugart Profiled in WUCF TV “Artisodes”

Yield who will to their separation My object in living is to unite My avocation and my vocation As my two eyes make one in sight From the poem, “Two Tramps in Mud Time” by Robert Frost Sandy Shugart, Valencia College president, musician and poet, says that for the past 40-plus years of his life, […]

February 2015 Kudos

Week of February 11 – 17, 2015  Assessment Services Initiates “ValCup” Peer Recognition Award Andrew Becker and Erica Reese present Ana Solis with the first ValCup Award. When Director of Standardized Testing Erica Reese and her department wanted to recognize fellow staff members who go above and beyond their daily responsibilities and give fellow co-workers an opportunity […]

January 2015 Kudos

Week of January 25 – 31, 2015 James McDonald Appears on “Friends Talking Faith” A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses On Tuesday, January 27, 2015, James McDonald, dean of Career and Technical Education at the Osceola Campus, appeared on “Friends Talking Faith” as part of The Three Wise Guys radio […]