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No Water Allowed at UCF Protest

No Water Allowed at UCF Protest

Sam Schaffer, Managing Editor

October 21, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, Valencia News

Hundreds of demonstrators went hours in the Gainesville heat without water on Thursday, to show their disapproval of Richard Spencer and the values he was preaching in the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts at University of Florida. This was Spencer’s first visit to a college campus...

White Nationalist, Richard Spencer, to Speak at UF Today

White Nationalist, Richard Spencer, to Speak at UF Today

Sam Schaffer, Managing Editor

October 19, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Local News, National News, News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

White Nationalist, Richard Spencer, is slated to speak at the University of Florida today. He is scheduled to speak at 2:30 p.m. in the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. CNN reports that this is Spencer’s first visit to a college campus since he participated in the “Unite the Ri...

Orlando Come Out with Pride Parade 2017

Orlando Come Out with Pride Parade 2017

Kelli Collins, Contributing Videographer

October 16, 2017


Filed under College News, News, Top Stories

Check out Valencia Voice's video coverage of Orlando's Come Out with Pride Parade. Click below.   No matter your sexuality, October 14th, 2017 was the day where everyone gathered together to celebrate a cause in a city that openly expresses equal love everyday. Large companies like Chipot...

#TakingAKnee: Valencia College students weigh in

#TakingAKnee:  Valencia College students weigh in

Jade Nunez Soares, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under National News, News, Politics, Sports, Top Stories

On Aug. 26, 2016 after a 21-10 loss to the San Diego Chargers, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick released in an exclusive interview with Steve Wyche, a reporter for NFL.com, on the reasons behind why he sat out during the national anthem for his first three preseason games. "I...

Mexico Earthquake Update

Mexico Earthquake Update

Sam Schaffer

September 23, 2017


Filed under College News, News, Top Stories, Uncategorized, Valencia News

A deadly earthquake rocked Mexico on Tuesday, here’s what you need to know: The death toll continues to rise in Mexico as search and rescue efforts persist in the aftermath of a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. The Guardian reports that the quake hit on Tuesday afternoon shortly after 1 p.m. local time. T...

Visit Club Rush this Thursday on East Campus

Visit Club Rush this Thursday on East Campus

Robert Stark, Contributing Writer

September 3, 2017


Filed under College News, News, Top Stories, Valencia News

  The Student Government Association (SGA), is hosting its annual Club Rush event on Valencia’s East Campus mall area Thursday, Sept. 28, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event gives students a chance to see all the clubs offered at Valencia, and meet the students associated with each club. Some...

Staged Mass Shooting at Valencia East Campus

Staged Mass Shooting at Valencia East Campus

Ashley Tynes Garcia and Lawrence Perry

August 8, 2017


Filed under College News, News, Top Stories, Valencia News

On the morning of Friday, August 4, Valencia College East Campus is quiet. Then all of sudden at 10:04…Boom! A loud explosion is heard and smoke rises from smoke bombs thrown in the campus mall area. Operation VIPER 2.0 commences as alarms go off to signal the start of the drill. Operation VIPER...

President Trump Military Transgender Ban

President Trump Military Transgender Ban

Brittany Bhulai, Sam Schaffer, Laura Guzman, Lawrence Perry, Ashley Garcia

July 26, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, Uncategorized, Valencia News

President Donald Trump is reinstating a ban on transgender people serving in the military. Trump announced the reinstatement this morning on Twitter. Valencia East Campus students gave their input about the Tweets. ...

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...

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