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Students Honored at All-Florida Academic Team Awards Cere...

Left to right: Students Carla Coelho, Karla Del Moral, Carla Reyes, Faith Sauber and Katalina Galeano A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses  Five Valencia College students were honored alongside 153 other high achieving students from across the Florida College System at the 2019 All-Florida Academic Team Awards Ceremony on Thursday, […]

May 2018 Kudos

Week of May 20 – 26, 2018 East Campus Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Earns International Acclaim No. This isn’t déjà vu. The Alpha Gamma Omega chapter (AGO) of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) has earned more recognition for the chapter’s remarkable success and community service efforts — this time on an international scale. Following the chapter’s […]

Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Receives Prestigious Awards

It was a night of celebration for members of the Alpha Gamma Omega chapter (AGO) of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) on Saturday, March 3, 2018, when the group accepted two top awards at the PTK Regional Conference Banquet in Tampa. Six chapter officers, along with Amanda Ellis, coordinator, transfer program advisor, and Stacey Johnson, president, […]

Eat at Panda Express and Support PTK

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017 Time: 5 – 9 p.m. Location: Panda Express, Kissimmee (1190 Osceola Parkway, Kissimmee, FL 34741) Please join our Phi Theta Kappa students on Thursday, September 28, 2017, from 5 – 9 p.m. at the Panda Express in Kissimmee, […]

July 2017 Kudos

Week of July 16 – 22, 2017 Vice President of Policy and General Counsel Bill Mullowney Earns NACUA Distinguished Service Award Congratulations to Bill Mullowney, vice president, policy and general counsel, for being awarded the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) Distinguished Service Award during the 2017 NACUA Annual Conference, which was held in Chicago Sunday, […]

Beta Upsilon Zeta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Inducts 12...

A Message from Beta Upsilon Zeta Co-Advisors Brian Macon, Professor, Math; Carol D’Avella, Adminstrative Assistant; and  Debra Hollister, Professor, Psychology On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, the Beta Upsilon Zeta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), a national honor society that recognizes the academic achievements of students at two-year colleges, inducted 12 new members. As co-advisors […]

Phi Theta Kappa Alpha Phi Zeta Turns 25

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) was established as the international honor society for two-year colleges in 1918. Our Osceola Campus chapter, Alpha Phi Zeta, will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its charter this month. The Alpha Phi Zeta chapter was one of the earliest […]

Phi Theta Kappa Member Elected as International President

Andrew Porter, a student on Valencia’s East Campus since March 2015, triumphed over 11 candidates to win the coveted position of the 2016-2017 international president of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society on Saturday, April 9, 2016, in Washington, D.C. The international president’s duties include presiding at the Annual Convention and Honors Institute, making annual convention […]

Lake Nona Inducts New PTK Members

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses The Lake Nona Campus welcomed nine new students to the Beta Upsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa on Thursday, December 10, 2015. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is the world’s largest and most prestigious honor society for two-year college students. The Beta Upsilon Chapter president and […]

May 2015 Kudos

Week of May 24 – 30, 2015 Falecia Williams Awarded Lifework Leadership Alumni of the Year Award Congratulations to West Campus President Falecia Williams, who was awarded the Lifework Leadership Alumni of the Year Award. Lifework Leadership began more than 20 years ago with a vision to transform the City of Orlando by transforming its emerging leaders. Each […]