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Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Dream

By John Scolaro, Professor, Humanities and Senior Teaching Fellow As you may already know, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968, by James Earl Ray, shortly after 6 p.m., on the second-floor balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, at the age of 39. Ray, a small-time criminal and sole assassin, […]

West Campus Employees Celebrate Orange County Students...

A message from Falecia Williams, President, West Campus Five West Campus employees represented Valencia at the Annual Youth Humanitarian Awards banquet, hosted by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and the City of Orlando Mayor’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission, on Saturday, February 27, 2016, at EPCOT World Showcase Pavilion. The event recognized 61 Orange County middle and high school […]

Payroll Services Wins Winter Break 2015 Energy...

Congratulations to Bettie Cooper, director, payroll services, and the payroll services team who are winners of the winter break energy conservation shutdown pizza party announced in the Tuesday, December 16, 2014, issue of The Juice. A total of nine departments participated. “Our energy savings program is a success because of what we have done to […]

Drum Major for Peace: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A message from Falecia Williams, President, West Campus Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American pastor, activist, humanitarian and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is widely regarded as America’s pre-eminent advocate of nonviolence and one of the greatest nonviolent leaders in world history. He used […]