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In Case You Missed It — The 2020 Year in Review

Tuesday, January 5, 2020 We all know 2020 was a year for the history books. From campus closures brought about by a global pandemic to a move online to significant changes in our leadership, 2020 taught us to innovate and soldier on in the face of a challenging landscape. But Valencia College kept sight of […]

2020 Year in Review

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 What a year this has been. From campus closures last spring due to COVID-19 and a quick transition to online work, to our Roadmap for Reopening protocols, 2020 sure brought changes to our lives. But Valencians did what we do best: we soldiered on while never losing sight of our primary […]

2020 in Review: Corona-what? A New Virus on the Horizon

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Oh, 2020. We had such high hopes for our new decade. And then just after we put away our New Year’s hats and noisemakers, we learned that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) was closely monitoring an outbreak of a respiratory illness caused by a new coronavirus first identified […]

2020 in Review: Campuses Close Due to COVID-19

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 We departed campus for Spring Break with happy thoughts of sun, fun and relaxation. However, for many, especially our leadership team, Spring Break was far from relaxing due to the rapid spread of COVID-19. On Thursday, March 12, 2020, just part-way through the break, College President Sandy Shugart sent an urgent message […]

2020 in Review: A Roadmap for Reopening

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 As we continued to prioritize the health and safety of our faculty, staff and students and preserve the continuity of learning, Valencia College planned a phased approach to reopening — the Roadmap for Reopening — following best practices from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, state and local health agencies, and our […]

In Case You Missed It — The 2019 Year in Review

What a year 2019 was! From opening the doors of education to our downtown community to welcoming new leadership, 2019 certainly added to Valencia College’s rich history as an innovative leader in higher education with a reputation for student success. In case you missed our special edition 2019 Year in Review issue of The Juice, […]