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Orlando Magic: Quick fix at the 6 spot?

Orlando Magic: Quick fix at the 6 spot?

Cameron Thomas, Contributing Writer
May 18, 2017
Filed under Local News, Orlando Magic, Top Stories

The Orlando Magic collected the rights to the sixth pick in the 2017 NBA Draft slated for June 22nd on ESPN. Head Coach Frank Vogel represented the Magic at this year’s NBA Draft Lottery selection show. Magic fans can find hope in this year’s draft position as recent sixth overall picks include a ...

New Trend Will Change the Way You Breathe, Think and Feel

New Trend Will Change the Way You Breathe, Think and Feel

Stephanie Rivera, Contributing Writer
April 26, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories, Variety

While most people across the country are just now opening their windows after a long winter, Floridians are tangled up in coughing, asthma and allergies thanks to the onset of pollen spreading across the state. Now there is something new that can help the sniffles and aches.  It is known as salt therapy...

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Visits Valencia

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Visits Valencia

Sam Schaffer, Contributing Writer
March 24, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, College News, Featured Story, Local News, News, Osceola Campus, Politics, Top Stories, Valencia News

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy Devos visited Valencia College for a tour and round table discussion on March 24. She began the day at the Advanced Manufacturing Training Center in Osceola County with a round table discussion with Valencia President Sandy Shugart, local employers, and students....

Creative Writing Scholarship Deadline Extended

Creative Writing Scholarship Deadline Extended

Nader Ismail, Contributing Writer
February 1, 2017
Filed under College News, Featured Story, Local News, News, Top Stories, Valencia News

EAST CAMPUS – The Communications and Creative Writing Scholarship Committee is extending its deadline for creative writing submissions. Originally, the application deadline was February 1ST. Now it will be pushed to the 15TH. The extension allows more students to qualify for the $500 scholarship....

Valencia Students Voice Their Views on President Trump’s New Immigration Policy

Valencia Students Voice Their Views on President Trump’s New Immigration Policy

Brittany Bhulai, Contributing Writer
January 31, 2017
Filed under Local News, National News, News, Top Stories

Many people around the world continue to protest and riot in response to President Trump's new immigration order. Last Sunday at Orlando International Airport, three people returned to the U.S from a flight to Dubai and were detained for several hours as suspected immigrants. It was not long before hundreds...

Student Government Association Kicks Off First Meeting for Spring 2017

Taylor Lee, Contributing Writer
January 26, 2017
Filed under Club News, College News, Local News, News, Top Stories, Valencia News

The Student Government Association held the first town hall meeting of the spring semester on Tuesday, January 24th at 1p.m in the Building 3 Atrium. East Campus students showed up to get an update from the board about all things Valencia. Free pizza was provided to students who attended the meeting. ...

“3 in Motion” hits the stage: Valencia College, Dr. Phillips High School, and “Yow Dance” Performers Collaborate

“3 in Motion” hits the stage:  Valencia College, Dr. Phillips High School, and “Yow Dance” Performers Collaborate

Angelina Rosania, Contributing Writer
January 24, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Local News, Top Stories, Valencia News

Valencia College dancers will bring art to life this Friday in a collaboration with Dr. Phillips High School and "Yow Dance" performers. On Friday, Jan. 27 from 8 to 9:30 p.m., Valencia College Dance Theatre, Dr. Phillips High School dance company, and "Yow Dance" will move in sync together at the...

Marchers Take Over Lake Eola in Orlando

Marchers Take Over Lake Eola in Orlando

Samuel Schaffer, Contributing Writer
January 22, 2017
Filed under Local News, Top Stories

Thousands of people gathered at Lake Eola on Saturday to march in support of equal rights for everyone, specifically women, the day after the inauguration of Donald Trump. The day began around 2 pm with a packed amphitheater and thousands of people standing behind and beside the full rows of seats....

“Seas the Day” at Club Rush

“Seas the Day” at Club Rush

Brittany Bhulai, Contributing Writer
January 19, 2017
Filed under Club News, College News, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories, Valencia News

To help fire up the 2017 spring semester, Valencia College is holding Club Rush Thursday, January 19, from 11 a.m-2 p.m in the Mall Area. The East Campus will have more than a dozen clubs representing themselves in hopes of recruiting new members while showcasing what they do. Each club will have...

Valencia College Mourns Fallen Officers, Criminal Justice Institute Alumni

Valencia College Mourns Fallen Officers, Criminal Justice Institute Alumni

Angelina Rosania - Contributing Writer
January 16, 2017
Filed under College News, Crime/Legal, Local News, News, Top Stories

On Monday, January 9, 2017 tragedy struck the Valencia College community and the city of Orlando as two law enforcement officers were killed in what would result in a massive manhunt. Suspected murderer Markeith Loyd of Pine Hills, has been wanted since mid-December in the shooting death of his pregnant...

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