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Valencia Hospitality Society Hosts Thanksgiving Dinner

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 A Message from Terri Graham, Interim President, West and Downtown Campuses In the spirit of giving back and ensuring Valencia College and University of Central Florida students enjoyed a Thanksgiving meal, the Valencia Hospitality Society (VHS) hosted a Thanksgiving dinner for more than 70 students and employees on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, in […]

Valencians Are Thankful For…

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 Thanksgiving is called “Thanksgiving” for a reason; it’s a time to reflect and acknowledge all the good that we have in our lives. Many of us have experienced challenges and heartache during the last couple of years, and this is a good time to embrace a grateful attitude that can help us […]

Submit Your Favorite Recipe for the Valencia College...

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 Whether you have a unique culinary creation, a family tradition or a holiday favorite, you’re invited to submit a holiday recipe for the first-ever Valencia College Holiday Cookbook. We’d love to highlight your recipe and fill the book with all of the deliciousness that fills your heart — and stomachs — with love […]

Thanksgiving Tips and Tricks From Chef Jenn

Monday, November 8, 2021 A Message from Chef Jennifer Denlinger, Professor, Culinary Management Thanksgiving — the most traditional of all family holidays. Thanksgiving has a different meaning for every family, and every family has different traditions. Since food is the center of tradition, here are some tips and tricks to make the day easier. 1. Make a plan. Homemade […]

What Are You Thankful For?

Thursday, November 4, 2021 The last couple of years have been challenging. The pandemic has changed our lives in many ways and several have lost loved ones. And yet we’ve found opportunities to learn, grow and even thrive through it all. As the holidays approach, it is important to reflect on what we are thankful […]

Enjoy the Thanksgiving Break

Friday, November 20, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Next week, the College will close for Thanksgiving Break from Wednesday, November 25 through Sunday, November 29, 2020. My sincere hope is that you will have an opportunity to unplug, rest, relax and recharge. Whether it’s reading a good […]

Our Valencia College Family is Thankful For…

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 What an incredible year this has been. And what incredible quotes and pictures you have shared telling us what you are most thankful for in life at this moment in time. From sharing how you appreciate spending more time at home with your little ones, your significant other and your furry […]

Know Before You Go: Tips to Stay Safe This Thanksgiving

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 This year, COVID-19 has changed the way we work, learn and holiday — and this Thanksgiving is no exception. As we enter flu season and with coronavirus cases on the rise, it is very important to prioritize your health and safety during this holiday season. Valencia College will be closed next week […]

What Are You Thankful for This Year? Let Us Know …

Monday, November 2, 2020 It’s common knowledge by now: 2020 has been one of the toughest years we’ve faced in recent memory. And yet we’ve found opportunities to learn, grow and even thrive through it all. This year, we think it’s especially important to take stock of the things that we’re grateful for and which […]

Happy Thanksgiving, Valencians

A Message from Organizational Communication This Thanksgiving, as we gather together with family and friends, we would like to express our sincere gratitude to you, our fellow Valencians. Thank you for your readership and engagement with employee newsletters, emails, announcements and The Grove, which are so important to informing our work and strengthening our connections […]