• Valencia's Engineering Club, Advisor Win Statewide Awards

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  • Valencia is 4th Largest Producer of Associate Degrees in Nation

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  • Valencia Honors 9/11 Victims with Huge Flag Display, Memorial Service

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  • 5K Run for the Heroes to Raise Scholarship Funds for First Responders

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  • Summer Camp Gives Students a Taste of STEM

  • Valencia Selects Pleasant Hill Road Site for New Poinciana Campus

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  • Valencia Hosts Paychecks for Patriots Job Fair

  • Procrastinate? It's Not Too Late to Sign up for Fall Classes

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  • Zero to App: Learning to Create an App in 16 Weeks

  • Valencia Grad Overcomes Obstacles, Heads to Amherst in the Fall

  • Valencia Ranks No. 1 Out of 27 Schools for Satisfaction Among International Students

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  • Valencia Summer Dance Concert Set for July 11-12

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  • Good Deal: Valencia Offers 1 Free Class to 2014 High School Grads

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  • Defying Expectations: Valencia Grad Goes from Inmate to Honors Graduate

  • Valencia, Orlando Health to Hold 'Taste for Learning' Fundraiser

  • Valencia Horticulture Students Are Helping Create Fields of Dreams

  • Bringing Hope to Haiti's Most Vulnerable

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  • Osceola Students Package Meals for Local Food Banks

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  • City Honors 'Women of Distinction' as Inspiration for Future Leaders

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  • What's an A.S. Degree Worth? A Lot, Says Orlando Sentinel

  • Valencia Receives Funding from Chevy for Going Green


Watch the inspirational story that led Angel Sanchez from a life of gang violence on the streets of Miami to prison and finally to Orlando. Homeless for his first two years of college, Sanchez found friends and a community that embraced him.  Sanchez, who was named Valencia College's Distinguished Graduate for the class of 2014, is graduating with straight-As and has won a prestigious $90,000 scholarship that will pay for him to complete his undergraduate education.

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P.O. Box 3028

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Phone: (407) 299-5000

Lucy Boudet, Vice President,
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(407) 582-1016, lboudet@valenciacollege.edu

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