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Save the Date for East Region Spring Welcome Back

Thursday, December 2, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Date: Thursday, January 6, 2022 Time: 10:30 a.m. Location: Zoom Save the date to join your colleagues for our Spring 2022 Welcome Back event to kick off the new year and prepare to welcome our students.

Celebrate Black History Month

Thursday, February 4, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Black History Month, celebrated each February, will be grounded in the theme of “The Black Family: Representation, Identity and Diversity” this year. In thinking about meaningful ways to celebrate Black History Month, I invite you to consider participating and/or […]

Working With The Uncomfortable: Four Teaching...

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses Professor of Reading Jean Marie Fuhrman, who also teaches English, feels that teaching composition is like practicing acupuncture. Some students improve immediately, while other students may take weeks before improving their writing assignments. She is always hopeful and made new […]

Winter Park Campus Learning Support Hosts Virtual Spring...

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses The Spring 2021 semester was energized on the Winter Park Campus, as the Learning Support Team held its second annual virtual Welcome Back event on Friday, January 8, 2021. The event featured staff from all corners of learning support […]

West Region Town Hall Welcomes Back Employees

Thursday, January 14, 2021 A Message from Terri Graham, Interim President, West and Downtown Campuses The West Region welcomed all faculty and staff to the spring semester via a West Region Town Hall held on Thursday, January 7, 2021. In all, 387 Valencia employees attended the Zoom event to celebrate the start of another term, share information and discuss important […]

East Region Hosts First Virtual Fall Welcome Back

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 On Wednesday, August 19, 2020, East and Winter Park Campuses gathered via Zoom for “Welcome Back.” The virtual event was hosted by Wendy Givoglu, interim campus president, and began with asking all the East Region deans, “What is your favorite thing that you have accomplished or learned while working remotely?” Answers varied […]

Save the Dates: 2020 Academic Assembly and Fall Welcome...

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Though our Valencia traditions for Academic Assembly and Fall Welcome Back events to kick start the fall semester will be different (virtual) this year, these activities remain a staple within our collegiate community and continue to provide us with an annual opportunity to renew our commitments to our work, reconnect with colleagues and […]

Welcome Backs — Spring 2020

East and Winter Park Date: Thursday, January 2, 2020 Time: 10 – 11:30 a.m. Location: East Campus, Building 3, Atrium To help welcome back our full-time and part-time faculty in the New Year, Wendy Givoglu, interim campus president, East and Winter Park Campuses, will host a New Year’s Cup of Cheer. Join Wendy for a […]

Fall 2019-2020 Welcome Back Events

East and Winter Park Campuses A Message from Wendy Givoglu, Interim President, East and Winter Park Campuses With the fall term just around the corner, please plan on attending the Welcome Back events for East and Winter Park Campuses, where you can get to know new colleagues, reconnect with friends and prepare for the year ahead. […]

Welcome Back to Campus; Meet-and-Greet Stations

A Message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses Hoping to help lost students and reduce stressful first days on campus, the East Campus leadership team jumped into action during the first week of classes. Campus deans organized three welcome stations at three, high-traffic locations from Monday, January 7 – Thursday, January 10, […]