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Collegewide Student Awards Nominations Now Open

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 This year, Student Development is introducing a new collegewide opportunity to recognize and celebrate student achievements as part of our end-of-the-year, college-life celebrations. Nominations are now open for the 2020-21 academic year to recognize students in the following areas: academic excellence, outstanding event and program, and student of the year. Please […]

Osceola Region Seeks Student of the Year Nominees

Friday, March 19, 2021 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Student Development is excited to recognize an outstanding student from each campus by continuing to accept submissions for each respective campus’s version of the “Student of the Year” Award. This recognition is awarded to students who have exhibited outstanding […]

Call for 2021-22 Student Programming Proposals

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Student Activities and Services Fee budget request proposals are now available. Requestors seeking to submit a proposal for a Student Activities and Services Fee allocation should consider the following guiding questions before submitting their proposal: How do students at Valencia College benefit from the experience or service requested? Is this the […]

Spring FallOh Your Path Initiative

Thursday, February 4, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Student Development is excited to announce the return of the FallOh Your Path initiative to support and encourage physical activity and healthy minds for students, faculty and staff. Participants will determine the type of physical activities in which they […]

Brain Food: Learn How Certain Foods Affect Thinking,...

Thursday, November 12, 2020 A Message from Terri Graham, Interim President, West and Downtown Campuses What’s Brain Food? Date: Thursday, November 19, 2020 Time: 1 – 2:15 p.m. Location: Zoom Nutrition affects your brain in more ways than you may have considered. Thinking, mental focus, mood and even your risk of mental and cognitive disorders are affected by the […]

Student Development Offers Tools for Online Student Engag...

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 The Student Development team has been hard at work developing new, innovative opportunities for online engagement that can be used by faculty and staff to connect with our students during this period of remote learning. Below you will find a list of a few of the online engagement platforms that can […]

Collegewide Student Development to Host Student Activity...

Friday, September 4, 2020 Date: Wednesday, September 16, 2020 Time: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Location: Zoom Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Time: 1 – 3 p.m. Location: Zoom Student Development directors will host two collegewide Student Activities and Services Fee Budget Town Halls during September. These virtual town halls will provide current budget holders, prospective budget […]

Student Development Team Launches Virtual Engagement Plat...

Thursday, August 6, 2020 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Over the summer, Student Development researched application platforms to provide continuous engagement opportunities for all students through programs and activities on social media. Beginning in the fall, Student Development will use Discord, a platform where users can communicate over voice, video […]

West Region Student Development Has Busy Summer

Thursday, July 9, 2020 A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses The West Region Student Development Team has been hard at work keeping students engaged since the College transitioned to remote learning. Some virtual activities students have participated in include a “West Campus Feud” series, which ends Thursday, July 9, 2020. The […]

Student Development Welcomes Students and Introduces...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses On Tuesday, September 17 and Thursday, September 19, 2019, Student Development hosted its Welcome Back Fair and Club Fair. These programs are designed to not only welcome West Campus students back for the new academic year, but also to introduce them to the resources, faculty […]