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Melonie Sexton Creates a Class of Community — Faculty Hig...

Energized by the Society for Community Research and Action conference held in Chicago, Melonie Sexton, professor, psychology, uncovered four techniques essential to creating a sense of community in Valencia classrooms. In the personal reflection below, Melonie shares those techniques, detailing how each of them can be applied to Valencia College courses. By Melonie Sexton, Professor, Psychology […]

Melonie Sexton Ties Extra Credit to Helping Our Community

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses This past fall, Psychology Professor Melonie Sexton and her students proved how something small can make a huge difference in the lives of others. While visiting Washington, D.C., last summer, Melonie learned about an organization known as the Little Free Library. “The idea is simple,” Melonie explained. “Put […]

Featured Colleague: Melonie Sexton Embraces Learning Culture

By Wendy Jo Moyer Professor of Psychology Melonie Sexton is inspired by her students’ interesting backgrounds and captivating stories. “They encourage me to be a better educator and are constantly teaching me new things,” she explained. Melonie, who joined Valencia in 2015, hit the ground running. “She has embraced our active learning culture and implemented new […]