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East Campus Library Participates in National Study...

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses National Study Abroad Celebration Week took place from Monday, February 28 – Friday, March 4, 2022. Hosted by the Study Abroad and Global Experiences Office (SAGE), events took place each day with engaging speakers who shared their knowledge regarding […]

You’re Invited to a Weeklong Celebration of Study...

Monday, February 7, 2022 A Message from Lindi Kourtellis, Manager, Study Abroad Programs National Study Abroad Day is celebrated this year on Monday, February 28, 2022, to highlight and bring awareness to the benefits and impact of studying abroad. This year, the Study Abroad and Global Experiences Office (SAGE) invites you to a weeklong celebration of study […]

Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) Comes...

Thursday, May 27, 2021 By Lindi Kourtellis, Manager of Study Abroad Programs COIL is a virtual exchange model that stands for Collaborative Online International Learning. COIL emphasizes collaboration, internationalization, cross-cultural competence, technology and accessibility. In the COIL model, students from different cultures enroll in shared courses with faculty members from different countries co-teaching and managing […]

National Nutrition Month Celebrated With Virtual Tours

Thursday, May 6, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Professor of Nutrition April Engel organized two virtual presentations to celebrate National Nutrition Month with World Strides, the Study Abroad and Global Experience office and Student Development, including virtual tours to the Jose Maria de Fonseca Winery in Portugal and the La Fattoria […]

East Campus Faculty Support Virtual National Study...

Thursday, April 2, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses East Campus faculty members participated in the National Study Abroad celebration from Monday, February 22 – Friday, February 26, 2021. While the pandemic caused the Study Abroad and Global Experience (SAGE) office to cancel study abroad programs for 2020 and 2021, students’ desires […]

Celebrate National Study Abroad Day With These Events

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 In anticipation of National Study Abroad Day, which will be celebrated on Monday, February 22, 2021, the Study Abroad and Global Experiences office (SAGE) invites you to a weeklong celebration of study abroad and global experiences. Engage with local guides and guest speakers from around the world. Participate in live walking tours and […]

2018-2019 Faculty Certifications Earned at Valencia College

A Message from Wendi Dew, Assistant Vice President, Teaching and Learning During the 2018 – 2019 academic year, 482 faculty members earned 542 certifications within one or more of the faculty development programs, including Associate Faculty, Digital Professor, LifeMap, Study Abroad Program Leader, Seneff Honors and Active Learning. From all of us in Faculty Development, to all of you, congratulations on achieving this important milestone. […]

Italy’s Vibrant Culture Experienced During Study Abroad...

A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Nineteen students gained firsthand experience in understanding European and Italian history and culture when they traveled to Italy through the Study Abroad Program from Monday, May 6 – Saturday, May 18, 2019. Professors of Humanities Lisa Cole and Jeremy Bassetti led the experience, which […]

Students Combine Studying Abroad With Service Learning

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses Last month, 16 Valencia students, led by Professor of Reading Liz Earle and Professor of Student Life Skills Christy Cheney, participated in an international service-learning study abroad trip in Italy. In Sicily, students learned about the difficulties faced by immigrants who are seeking to […]

Allen Watters Visits Valencia Alumni During Study Abroad ...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Helping design our students’ futures takes on an entirely new meaning for our Architecture program, and I’m proud to report that Valencia faculty and staff have effectively designed educational blueprints for our Architecture students that foster great academic and professional feats. This fall, for example, […]