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Aligning Social Media Avatars With the College’s Brand

Monday, August 23, 2021 A Message from Traci Bjella, Assistant Vice President, Marketing On social media, the term “avatar” is that tiny image that represents you or a business, department or program on a social media channel. Despite its small size, the avatar you select for your department’s social media presence might just be the first […]

Using Yammer to Stay Connected

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Looking for a way to stay connected to your colleagues while working remotely? Yammer is a free social networking service by Microsoft used for private communication within an organization. Think of it as a social media platform akin to Facebook, but exclusive to your work […]

Culinary, Baking and Pastry, and Hospitality Programs...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Valencia College’s Culinary Management, Baking and Pastry Management, and Hospitality and Tourism Management programs have two new, virtual venues to showcase their student’s work: Facebook and Instagram pages. “This brings extra learning opportunities to the table, and promotes a sense of community with socialization in […]

Orlando City Social Media Manager Shares Tips With...

Ryan Martinez is pictured in the back row, third from the right. A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Professor of Speech Courtney Lewis and Professor of Mass Communication and Journalism Rebecca Newman welcomed the social media manager for the Orlando City Soccer Club on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Ryan Martinez spoke […]

Students Get Social With Orlando City Social Media...

Often, the most powerful educational experiences occur outside of the classroom, which is what makes extracurricular learning experiences so important. Rebecca Newman, professor, mass communication and journalism and Valencia Voice advisor, embraces this fact and was pleased to welcome Orlando City Social Media Manager Ryan Martinez to East Campus for a workshop designed to support Valencia […]

National Love Your Pet Day is Coming Soon; Celebrate...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, is National Love Your Pet Day, and we want to celebrate by showcasing our employees’ love for their pets. So, bring on the photos and let the celebration begin! While we previously encouraged you to post your photos to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, the #OurValencia Tagboard is no longer able to populate […]

Valencians Share Their Veterans Day Stories and Photos

A Message from Organizational Communication  Thank you to all of Valencia’s veterans, and thank you to our Valencia colleagues who have family members who have served. Each and every one of you have played a crucial role in protecting our nation. Your courage, sacrifice and patriotism is appreciated. We also want to give a special […]

Celebrate a Summer of Half-Day Fridays on Social Media

It’s hard to believe that this coming Friday, July 13, 2018, marks the end of our favorite summertime total reward of 36-hour work weeks. Without doubt, we’ll miss our Friday-afternoon pool time, rounds of golf and time to tackle those pesky chores. But, instead of mourning our return to 40-hour work weeks, we should celebrate […]

How are You Spending Your Half-Day Fridays?

Jenny Charriez, administrative manager, HRIS projects, and Jessica King, director, HRIS and analytics, joined the SFLE (Short Friday Lunch Experience) team from the Osceola Campus during several half-day Fridays this summer. Veronica Paniccia, student services advisor, dressed up for a themed Student Services celebration. And, Dan Suarez, assistant director, organizational development and human resources, enjoyed a […]

Recruitment and Employer Branding Campaign Aims to...

In Valencia’s Five-Year Impact Plan, one of our goals is to increase the diversity of faculty, staff and leadership of the College. An objective toward that goal is to create and implement a strategic recruitment plan to maximize exposure for Valencia job vacancies to individuals from diverse backgrounds. Earlier this year, we introduced you to some of […]