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Provost Update — September 2020

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost I hope this message finds you well. While it’s hard to believe that we’re already thinking about the spring term, I write with a request for your feedback about the spring schedule as well as a reminder of our upcoming Strategic Planning forums. […]

Provost Update — August 2020

Friday, August 28, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost I hope this message finds you well and your fall term has started successfully and safely. I write with an update on textbook orders through the Campus Store, a reminder for faculty about attendance and no-show reporting, and an invitation for all employees […]

Provost Update

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost I hope that this message finds you well. Today, I write with several updates related to supporting our students interested in taking classes at Valencia this fall. August Opportunity for Full- and Part-time Faculty As we learned during our calling campaign in the spring, our students […]

Provost Update — June 12, 2020

Friday, June 12, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost I hope that this message finds you well. Today I write with an update on the fall course schedule, our virtual Answer Center and Advising Center, and our new Real-time Virtual modality, as well as to share with you an important message sent […]

Provost Update — June 2020

Friday, June 5, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost As we continue to experience grief, mourning and anger about the recent expressions of systemic racism and oppression, and as we respond to Dr. Shugart’s call to make space for challenging conversations in which we listen deeply and vulnerably to one another, I thought it […]

Provost Update — May 21, 2020

Thursday, May 21, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost I hope this message finds you well.  I write with an update about our fall schedule of courses and a request for feedback about a new course modality. Fall Schedule Thank you for the input and feedback that you provided about the Design Principles for […]

Provost Update — May 14, 2020

Thursday, May 14, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost I hope this message finds you well. I write with a reminder for faculty and an update on our design principles for the fall 2020 course schedule. No-show Reporting For courses that started on Monday, May 4, 2020 (full-term, H1 and TWJ […]

Provost Update — May 2020

Thursday, May 7, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost In some respects, it seems difficult to believe that the summer term is underway. I hope that yours is off to a good start. I write with two reminders and a request: – Important Updates About Accessing Email and Office 365 – […]

Provost Update

Thursday, April 30, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost The close of the Spring term was marked by a mix of emotions – perhaps a sense of accomplishment, maybe a sigh of relief, and possibly even a bit of grief for what has been lost as a result of the pandemic. […]

Provost Update — April 23, 2020

Thursday, April 23, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost As this distinctive spring term draws to a close, I hope you are doing well. For the next few weeks, I will be sharing important information, updates and reminders on a weekly basis. I write this week to once again extend […]