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Osceola Campus Celebrates 25 Years

Friday, April 29, 2022 The Osceola Campus celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, and the following photos show events from the campus’ early years. Matador Day, Circa 1998 This is an early Matador Day — now called Spirit Day — on the Osceola Campus. The open field where the picture was taken is now filled by […]

Video Features Voices of 9/11

On September 11, 2013, hundreds gathered at  Osceola Campus to mourn the loss of lives and remember the heroes of September 11, 2001. The “Remembering 9/11″ video, produced by Marketing & Strategic Communications, captures the voices of those at the ceremony, including three firefighters who were on duty in New York on 9/11 and witnessed […]

Coffeehouse Celebration of Spoken Word

A message from Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona Please join us next Tuesday, September 24, for the first Osceola Campus Coffeehouse Celebration of Spoken Word in room 4-105 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. This event is an open-mic opportunity for students, faculty and staff to share poetry and other short pieces […]

Green Apple Day of Service

A message from Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona Valencia Volunteers will join the newly organizing Sustainability Club in celebrating Green Apple Day of Service on Friday, September 27, from 8:30 – 11:00 a.m. Celebrating Green Apple Day of Service connects us to student service projects around the country in an effort sponsored by […]

Osceola Campus Faculty Feedback for Learning Support

A message from Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona Osceola Campus Faculty, please take a moment to complete a brief (2-3 minutes) survey about learning support programs. The feedback gathered from this survey will allow our learning support team to identify strengths and opportunities to improve services on campus.

Conversations about Academic Integrity

A message from Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona Concerns about student plagiarism and academic integrity have grown among faculty and staff at the Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses. Learning Support and Student Services have partnered to host a webinar offered by the International Center for Academic Integrity. All faculty and staff are […]

Valencia 5K Run/Walk for Heroes Raises over $8K for...

The inaugural Valencia College Family Walk/Run for Heroes has raised over $8,000 for the Rotary Club of Lake Nona’s September 11 Memorial Fund, which supports Valencia scholarships for emergency responders at the Osceola Campus. The event was coordinated by the Valencia Alumni Association and was a part of the September 11 memorial events at Osceola […]

Featured Colleague – Timothy Barnett

By Laura Knight Timothy Barnett, professor of chemistry at the Osceola Campus, arrived at Valencia just over two years ago. In that time, he has made lab safety and awareness a top priority and not just for his students. Dr. Barnett has recently created a hybrid professional development course for science faculty and staff at […]

Making Connections: Take a Professor to Lunch

A message from Dr. Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona The Office of Student Development is very pleased to sponsor Take a Faculty Member to Lunch program. This program is designed to encourage students and faculty to have conversations outside of the classroom, engaging around topics of academic interests, future studies and general life experiences. […]

The Story of the Flags

A message from Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona     Has a student or community member stopped to ask you, “What’s with all of the flags?” There are 2,977 flags flying at the Osceola Campus, one for each person killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. While the majority of […]