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Encourage Students to Take Advantage of Counseling Resources

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses Our counselors provide support and services to empower students to succeed at Valencia College. Within our region, our counselors do this via short-term, solution-focused personal, academic and career counseling; faculty consultations; crisis intervention; case management; and community referrals as well as co-curriculular development […]

Students Share Posters During Undergraduate Research Show...

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses East Campus hosted the third Undergraduate Research Showcase on Friday, April 19, 2019. During the showcase, more than 40 students shared their ongoing research projects with members of the Orlando community. Over 100 faculty, staff and community members participated in the end-of-term presentations. Participating students […]

Technology Students Get Connected to Industry Insider

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses East Campus technology students learned about cybersecurity from an industry specialist on Wednesday, February 20, 2019. A program manager from Spathe Systems, George Stokes, provided information regarding cybersecurity and highlighted the importance of the field, industry obstacles and daily responsibilities for future security experts. […]

Valencia College Earth Studies Association Educates and E...

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses Over the spring semester, the Valencia Earth Science Association (VESA) lived its mission to encourage all people to become active contributors in the conservation and salvation of the Earth’s natural resources through various events. In February, Leslie Kemp Poole from Rollins College’s Department of […]

Osceola Campus Hosts Osceola County Schools Math Competition

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses On Friday, May 3, 2019, the Osceola Math Depot hosted the 10th Annual Osceola Octagon High School Math Competition for Osceola County high schools; schools that competed were Celebration, Gateway, Harmony, Osceola, St. Cloud and Osceola County School for the Arts (OCSA). Each […]

Lake Nona Campus Students Take the BACE

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses On Thursday, May 2, 2019, nine students from the Biotechnology Laboratory Sciences Program took the Biotechnician Assistant Credentialing Examination (BACE) offered at Valencia College’s Lake Nona Campus. The Biotech program provides a hands-on laboratory experience for students who love science, giving them opportunities […]

Students Engaged During Junior Achievement Inspire 2019 E...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses On Thursday, April 11, 2019, numerous Valencia College programs participated in Junior Achievement (JA) Inspire 2019, at Osceola Heritage Park. Led by Junior Achievement of Central Florida and centered on career readiness of the future talent pipeline of our community, JA Inspire is a high-impact program supported […]

Debate Team: A History of Success

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses Six East Campus students traveled with Professor of Speech Arri Stone to Rochester, Michigan, to participate in the National Speech Championship tournament held at Oakland University from Friday, March 22 through Sunday, March 24, 2019. Valencia College students competed against more than 50 schools […]

Valencia Voice Student Selected for Journalism Training P...

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses Valencia Voice reporter and current student Nelly Ontiveros Cervantes was selected as one of the seven Central Florida mentees for the Next Generation Pop-Up Digital Journalism training program at WMFE from Monday, April 29 through Friday, May 3, 2019. NextGenRadio is a week-long “pop-up” digital journalism training […]

Chemistry Convention Brews Up Innovation and Creativity

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses On Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30, 2019, there was something brewing on the West Campus as Valencia College hosted the 222nd Two-Year College Chemistry Consortium. The theme of the conference was Potion Masters of the 21st Century, which set the stage for innovation […]