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Students Create Green Works Recycling App

Thursday, May 6, 2021  A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Did you ever wonder whether an item you were about to dispose of was recyclable? Were you ever unsure about whether you needed to follow a certain step before placing it in the recycling bin? If you answered yes, […]

Featured Colleague: Lisa Macon Has Worn Many Hats at...

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 By Claudia Zequeira  Some people may not know this about Lisa Macon, professor, software development, but some time ago, she and her husband were in Valencia College’s rock band, the Rogue Scholars. “We had to drop out when the kids got older and kept us busy. Other than that, I’m not very […]

Drafting and Design Technology Prints Valencia’s...

A message from Falecia Williams, President, West Campus If you can think it up, we can print it out. At a time when the prior stuff of science-fiction films has now become reality, the drafting and design technology program on Valencia College’s West campus has developed a capability to create products from which untold facets […]

Innovation at Work: Valencia Hosts Roundtable on Future...

A Message from Dr. Falecia Williams, President, West Campus Modeling, Simulation and Training (MS&T) is a field of innovation that involves researching how something will behave without testing it in real life. Its application, across many disciplines, results in enhanced use of resources and improved decision-making. On Wednesday, April 9, 2014, representatives from academia, industry […]

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 […]

Seven Characteristics That Set Great Leaders Apart, Part...

In this third installment of the seven-part series, The Seven Characteristics That Set Great Leaders Apart, by Michelle M. Smith, vice president of business development at O.C. Tanner, Valencia leaders Lisa Macon, dean, engineering, computer programming, & technology, West Campus and Jamie Rost, director, campus technology services, East and Winter Park Campuses, share their experiences […]

First One Campaign: There’s Still Time to Make an Impact!

You still have time to make an impact on the lives of first generation college students; the First One Campaign has been extended.  Not only has the campaign been extended, but all donations are still eligible to receive dollar-for-dollar matching through a generous grant. To make a donation, visit the First One donation webpage, and […]

Welcoming Bob Gessner and Lisa Macon as Our New Deans

A message from Dr. Falecia Williams, West Campus President Greetings West Campus, I’m pleased to share that Dr. Bob Gessner has been selected as dean of science and Dr. Lisa Macon has been selected as dean, engineering, computer programing, & technology. Bob and Lisa have made substantive contributions to our work at Valencia in their […]

Osceola & Lake Nona Roueche Excellence Award Recipients

A message from Dr. Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona Four members of the Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses were selected as 2013 recipients of the John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards: Ilia Cordero, coordinator of financial aid services, created the Financial Literacy Ambassador program that serves the student body through various co-curricular […]