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Visit With Award-winning Author Caitlin Starling

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 Date: Thursday, November 19, 2020 Time: 4 p.m. Location: Online You’re invited to a virtual visit with award-winning writer of horror-tinged speculative fiction Caitlin Starling. Starling’s novel “The Luminous Dead” won the Ladies of Horror Fiction Best Debut award and was nominated for both a Locus and a Bram Stoker award. Her […]

Join Us to Salute Our Veterans

Thursday, November 5, 2020 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Join us on Tuesday, November 10, 2020, to salute our Valencia College veterans who have bravely served our country as we watch a video of our student veterans. There will be three viewing times: Date: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 Times and […]

Spread Kindness on World Kindness Day

Thursday, November 5, 2020 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Friday, November 13, 2020, is World Kindness Day, an international holiday that was formed in 1998 to promote kindness throughout the world and is observed annually on November 13 as part of the World Kindness Movement. World Kindness Day […]

Global Peace Week Brings Positive Practices, Resilience...

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Global Peace Week 2020 was a virtual success with more than 1,500 Valencia students, employees and community members attending Zoom workshops on positive peace practices, resilience, conflict transformation and peace practices focused on social justice, Celebrating Peace Day and the culture of peace. Organized by the Peace and Justice Institute (PJI), workshops […]

Engage in Reflective Practices in PJI Fall Retreat

Thursday, October 15, 2020 Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020 Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Location: Online You’re invited to slow down, engage in reflective practices, explore the Principles for How We Treat Each Other and practice the art of asking honest and open questions as a means of knowing self and others during the Peace and […]

Join Us for a Fun, Virtual Spirit Week 2020

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Spirit Week is upon us, and Student Development has planned a variety of virtual events offering students, faculty and staff a chance to connect with their campus community. Through the theme of modern mythology, the team has planned numerous activities that emulate many of the models of heroism found in ancient […]

You’re Invited to a Virtual Medieval and...

Thursday, October 1, 2020 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Welcome to a virtual trip to the past! The Winter Park Campus will begin hosting an interactive website on Thursday, October 15, 2020, featuring living crafts and artisans who will demonstrate the skills and knowledge of a Medieval and […]

You’re Invited to Participate in the 2020 Ilyse...

Thursday, October 1, 2020 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Each October, Valencia College’s Winter Park Campus hosts the Ilyse Kusnetz Writing Festival, a day of workshops and readings by diverse authors from around Central Florida. Past festivals have featured speakers such as Richard Blanco, acclaimed presidential inaugural poet, […]

You’re Invited: East Region Town Hall

Thursday, October 1, 2020 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses  Date: Thursday, October 22, 2020 Time: 3 p.m.  Location: Zoom You’re invited to join the next East Region Town Hall where we’ll discuss student support, student affairs and learning support. For questions, contact Michelle Ames, executive assistant, senior, at mames4@valenciacollege.edu or 407-299-5000, […]

Humanities Speaker Fall Series Focuses on Pandemics

Thursday, October 1, 2020 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Since the world is in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, Professor of Humanities George Brooks selected “Pandemics in History and How our Ancestors Dealt with Them” as the theme for this year’s Humanities Speaker Series. The series will consist of […]