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A Student Success Story: Talitha Pollok-Barbosa

Friday, October 30, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses With most faculty and staff working from home, it can be hard to make connections with students and see their achievements close up and in person. I’m happy to share this profile of a success story, a student who […]

Interested in Teaching Student Success?

A message from Dr. Kathleen Plinske, Campus President, Osceola and Lake Nona The Osceola Campus will host a Step-by-Step SLS 1122 (Student Success), SLS 1201 (Personal Development) and SLS 1101 (College Survival Skills) training session on Friday, April 19 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in 1-219B. The training is designed to introduce interested faculty […]

Student Success Stories – Rafaela Uwaibi Attends White...

At the 2011 Academic Assembly, Dr. Sandy Shugart, president of Valencia College, shared the story of alumnus Rafaela (Ella) Uwaibi who came to the United States from Brazil with a clear purpose in mind – to be a doctor. Ella attributes the shaping of her dream to her time at Valencia. When we brought you […]

Catharine Penfold Navarro is the new Managing Director...

From Karen Borglum, Assistant Vice President, Curriculum Development and Articulation We are pleased to announce the transition of  Catharine Penfold Navarro to managing director of student success and transfer readiness.  In this new role, Dr. Penfold Navarro looks forward to working with others to develop and implement transfer plans for associate in arts students under […]