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Pell Grant Lifetime Maximum Set to 600%

In December 2011, President Obama signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012 (Public Law 112-74). This law has significantly impacted the Federal Pell Grant Program. Beginning Fall 2012, students are now limited to 12 semesters (or 600%) of Pell Grant eligibility during their lifetime. This change affects all students regardless of when or where […]

SG Students Represent at FCSSGA in St. Pete

Fourteen students from Santa Fe representing every branch of the student government traveled to St. Petersburg, FL for the Florida College System Student Government Association (FCSSGA) state conference last week. Highlights of the conference include the election of Santa Fe students to state and district e-board positions within FCSSGA.  Teka Williams was elected state secretary, […]

Writers Workshop Series

Throughout April, Santa Fe presents the Writers Workshop Series featuring workshops and presentations from the 2012 jurors of the League for Innovation in the Community College’s national literary competition.  Each workshop is free and open to the public, and will be held at 11:30 a.m. in R-01. Monday, April 9 – Bill Belleville, award-winning environmental writer […]

SF College Practices What it Preaches on Living Green

-Gainesville Magazine article by Jackie Alexander Professor Heidi Lannon told her geography students at Santa Fe College they should use less water at the start of the year to be more green – and help save some green. “Education,” she says, “goes well beyond the textbook.” Santa Fe College tries to live that mission, instituting […]

Earth~Wind~Fire~Water Summer Camp

Santa Fe is inviting graduating 8th graders in Alachua and Bradford Counties to apply for a free week-long, science-orientated summer camp at the Perry Center for Emerging Technologiesin Alachua. Join us in exploring your universe, digging for fossils and artifacts, building robots and telescopes, solving crimes with the latest DNA technology and more. The last day […]