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Managing Smart: A Toolkit for Returning to Campus

Thursday, September 16, 2021 Since the start of the pandemic, we’ve provided numerous articles to help guide you through many COVID-related challenges, like transitioning your team to a virtual environment, COVID reporting-protocols, where to get vaccinated and many, many more just-in-time topics. Our latest focus is returning to campus and all that goes along with that […]

How the COVID-19 Case Management Team Determines a Quaran...

Thursday, September 16, 2021 Now that many of us have returned to campus, two of the top questions received by our COVID-19 case management team are, “what does close contact mean?” and “how do you determine who will be quarantined?” Learn the answers from COVID Case Manager Tanya Mahan below. “After the COVID-19 case management team learns […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Indoor Air Quality on...

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 A Message from Shaun Andrews, Assistant Vice President, Facilities and Maintenance  As a companion to The Grove article from March 2021 about campus safety and air quality, here are some frequent questions and answers the Facilities team receives most often about campus indoor air quality. Can you explain the air filtration that is used […]

Campus Co-presidents Offer Resources for Return to Campus

Friday, August 20, 2021 A Message from Melissa Pedone and Stanton Reed, Interim Presidents, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses As we continue our return to onsite classes and services in Phase 4, we know that many of you have questions about how the College is monitoring and responding to COVID conditions. We are continuing […]

Working Remotely, Hybrid or Face-to-face; Which Should I...

Thursday, August 19, 2021 A Message from Katie Tagye, Director, Organizational Design and Development  Are you struggling with how to determine what work should be done in a remote, hybrid or in-person modality? Are you trying to figure out how to make the most of the time that you and your team spend on-site? You aren’t […]

Maintaining Health and Safety on Our Campuses

Monday, August 16, 2021 A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources As we approach the beginning of the Fall 2021 term, I want to share an update on our efforts to prioritize the health and safety of our students, employees, and community, while supporting the continuity of our students’ learning. […]

Roadmap for Reopening: Follow Phase 4 Protocols Upon...

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 We have officially moved into Phase 4 of our Roadmap for Reopening. As you return to campus, please follow these Phase 4 protocols: Wear a mask: To protect ourselves and each other, all employees, students and vendors on campus will still be required to wear face masks that cover the mouth and nose while indoors. Masks […]

Welcome to Phase 4

Monday, August 2, 2021 A Message From Kathleen Plinske, Valencia College President Yesterday marked our official transition to Phase 4 operations of our Roadmap for Reopening plans. During this phase, all Valencia College campuses and locations are fully open and operational. Over the past year and a half, we’ve made great strides to respond to the pandemic, […]

New Phase 4 Guidance and Update

A Message From Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources As we prepare to move to Phase 4 of our Roadmap for Reopening on Sunday, August 1, 2021, we continue to monitor the spread of COVID in Central Florida. Like many of you, we have watched the growing number of COVID cases in our region […]

Campus Co-presidents Excited for Phase 4, Start of Fall Term

Friday, July 30, 2021 A Message from Melissa Pedone and Stanton Reed, Interim Presidents, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses On Sunday, August 1, 2021, we will reach a milestone in our journey through the pandemic, the end of Phase 3 operations and the start of Phase 4 in our Roadmap for Reopening. It is very exciting […]