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Orlando Remembers the #Pulse Victims

Orlando Remembers the #Pulse Victims

Brittany Bhulai, Editor-in-Chief
June 12, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, Local News, National News, News, Orlando Pulse, Top Stories

Hundreds visited the Pulse Memorial today to honor the lives that were taken exactly one year ago, and to pay respects to the families that were affected by the tragedy.  Gatherers showed support and shared messages to heal, love and unite. Flowers with the message “#OrlandoUnited” were given...

The children of Venezuela’s “Revolution”

The children of Venezuela’s “Revolution”

Catherine Pérez, Contributing Writer
June 1, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

“I declare that I will not allow a single street child in Venezuela; otherwise, I will stop calling myself Hugo Chavez Frías”. These were Venezuela’s former president’s words on the day he took office in the Latin American country back in 1999. Children in Caracas, Venezuela joining manifestation...

Rompers: The New Summer Look for Men?

Rompers:  The New Summer Look for Men?

Kayla Reyes-Marseil, Contributing Writer
May 22, 2017
Filed under College News, Lifestyle, News, Top Stories

A new trend in men’s fashion is taking the summer by storm as male rompers surface. Last week, an article was posted on NY Mag’s website about a Kickstarter campaign that introduced a brand of male rompers called RompHim. The RompHim come in different colors and have special zippers in front...

Valencia President Sandy Shugart Discusses Immigration

Valencia President Sandy Shugart Discusses Immigration

Isaiah Peters, Contributing Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories, Valencia News

President of Valencia College Dr. Sandy Shugart held an open discussion to discuss the recent policy changes regarding travel and immigration on Tuesday, April 11, on East Campus. Valencia has over 500 international students who could be directly impacted by the changes. “There has been concern...

Can President Donald Trump Be Trusted? Valencia Students Have Mixed Reviews

Can President Donald Trump Be Trusted? Valencia Students Have Mixed Reviews

Sam Schaffer, Contributing Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories, Valencia News

Valencia Voice completed a non-scientific survey asking students if they believe the information provided by the Trump administration. Four out of seven students agree that the Trump administration cannot be trusted. Two other students were unable to decide whether the information produced by Trump...

A Woman’s Perspective into a MANufacturing World

A Woman’s Perspective into a MANufacturing World

Rachael HiSmith, Contributing Writer
April 14, 2017
Filed under College News, News, Top Stories, Valencia News

As Valencia celebrates its 50th year it is on target to impact the lives of more students than ever. The Valencia Voice explored the courageous paths of three women who decided to explore a career path less traveled. All three ladies have graduated from Valencia’s Advance Manufacturing Center in...

Valencia College Does Earth Day the Right Way

Valencia College Does Earth Day the Right Way

Ashley Garcia, Contributing Writer
April 10, 2017
Filed under College News, News, Top Stories, Valencia News

  Earth has been here for approximately 4.5 billion years and despite it being in existence for that long some people are still not aware how to help the environment. On Wednesday, April 6 at 11:30 a.m. -2:00 p.m., Valencia East Campus decided to celebrate Earth Day early this year to help spread...

The Pleasure of Serving: Students Seeking Hospitality Degree at Valencia College

The Pleasure of Serving: Students Seeking Hospitality Degree at Valencia College

Giovanna Breda Kubota, Contributing Writer
April 9, 2017
Filed under College News, News, Top Stories, Valencia News

Thirty-five Associate in Science (A.S.) Degrees are offered each year in Valencia College. Hospitality and Tourism Management is one of the most popular programs for outside of state students. The great tourism economy in Orlando attracts people who are seeking a job opportunity in the field. "It...

Distinguished Motivational Speaker Presents at Valencia East

Distinguished Motivational Speaker Presents at Valencia East

Isaiah Peters, Contributing Writer
April 9, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories, Valencia News

An extraordinary journey from Malaysia to the US, Bachir Djehich an author, professor, and motivational speaker has traveled the world to teach seminars. Djehich holds seminars on how to take control of your own life, and instilling confidence. Djehich has spoken at Valencia’s East Campus on several occasion...

JoJo Shows Confidence and Maturity in Her Mad Love Tour

JoJo Shows Confidence and Maturity in Her Mad Love Tour

Darius Cornejo, Contributing Writer
April 8, 2017
Filed under Music, News, Valencia News

R&B singer JoJo continued her Mad Love tour March 22 at the Plaza Live in Orlando, performing personal ballads and nostalgic tunes. The 26-year-old pop singer was shining with confidence and passion. It was evident that she was showing a more mature side with more explicit language and mature themes...

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