• Looking Back on 50 Years Discover important milestones in Valencia’s mission to make higher education more accessible for everyone.
  • 50 Years of Opening Doors and Changing Lives Valencia’s founders faced many challenges, but persevered to create a college for the community.
  • Eric Fleming Teaches Students the  Art of the Reel—in the Real World A Hollywood veteran, Eric Fleming teaches film students the art of the reel—in the real world.
  • Here’s to 50 Years, Valencia! Grab some Valencia oranges and learn how to make this refreshing cocktail just in time for summer.

IN THIS ISSUE

Discover important milestones in Valencia’s mission to make higher education more accessible for everyone.
Find out how one Valencia volunteer has transformed the lives of students, staff and faculty, and the community.
Valencia’s founders faced many challenges, but persevered to create a college for the community.
A political science professor, Dr. Stanley Melnick recalls the college’s early years and talks about its growth.
Find out what’s new with Valencia, including details about the UCF/Valencia Downtown Campus groundbreaking.
A Hollywood veteran, Eric Fleming teaches film students the art of the reel—in the real world.
Join us for an upcoming event from theater and dance performances to visual arts exhibitions and concerts.
Get a snapshot of Valencia’s new Poinciana Campus, and learn about how it will change lives and the community.
Grab some Valencia oranges and learn how to make this refreshing cocktail just in time for summer.
Get the latest updates from alumni about their jobs, education, awards, marriages, birth announcements and more.
View the spectrum of campus and student life in photographs.

Vitae magazine is the award-winning magazine of Valencia College. Vitae magazine’s purpose is to serve as a connecting link between Valencia students past and present, the college and the community as a whole.