Santa Fe College Earns Highest Performance Rating from State

July 24, 2018 – Santa Fe College is leading its 27 peers in the Florida College System. With high graduation rates, a steadily increasing retention rate, and a job placement rate over 96 percent, SF earned the state’s highest “gold” performance rating and will receive nearly four million dollars of performance-based funding for the 2018-2019 … Continue reading Santa Fe College Earns Highest Performance Rating from State

SF Volleyball: Saints Defeat Pensacola State College 3-0

October 19, 2018 – The Santa Fe Saints volleyball team defeated the Pirates of Pensacola State College in three straight sets to improve to 17-2 overall and 4-1 Panhandle Conference Thursday evening at PSC. The Saints won the first set 25-21 and set two 25-16 before closing out the match with a 25-19 win. “We … Continue reading SF Volleyball: Saints Defeat Pensacola State College 3-0

Free catered BBQ meal and prize giveaways at the Blount Center

October 18, 2018 – Did you know that students who complete their FAFSA early have a better chance at receiving state and school financial aid? Santa Fe College’s Blount Center is throwing a party to encourage you to fill out your FAFSA by the end of October. Come to our Fall FAFSA Completion Party at … Continue reading Free catered BBQ meal and prize giveaways at the Blount Center

Gator Football Ticket Opportunity for SF Faculty and Staff

October 18, 2018 – Santa Fe College faculty, staff and their families have a special opportunity to purchase tickets to see the Florida Gators play football in the Swamp this November. Tickets are available for the following games: Saturday, Nov. 3 vs. Missouri Saturday, Nov. 17 vs Idaho By clicking the link, https://www.fevo.com/discovery/Florida-Gators-Football-4JH0cCCX, you will … Continue reading Gator Football Ticket Opportunity for SF Faculty and Staff

AFC Annual Conference Service Project: Hurricane Michael Recovery

October 17, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) is participating in the AFC Service Project of providing relief to colleagues and AFC colleges that were severely impacted by Hurricane Michael. In advance of the 2018 Annual Conference, AFC is collecting items that are needed the most in the … Continue reading AFC Annual Conference Service Project: Hurricane Michael Recovery

Fitness Center Prize Winners

October 17, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Fitness Center thanks everyone who stopped by their table during last month’s employee benefit fair. The SF Fitness Center would like to congratulate the winners of the prize drawings. The winners should come by the SF Fitness Center to pick up their prizes Monday through Thursday from 6:30 … Continue reading Fitness Center Prize Winners

Take Control of Your Health With the Monday Morning Mile

October 17, 2018 – Every Monday during the month of October, the Santa Fe College wellness team will be leading walks, called the Monday Morning Mile, starting at 9 a.m. SF students, faculty and staff are invited to join, if their schedule allows, for a quick walk around the Northwest Campus. A healthy lifestyle is … Continue reading Take Control of Your Health With the Monday Morning Mile

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Santa Fe College One of Three Florida Zoos Receiving National Award for Conservation

October 15, 2018 – The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) announced that the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo, Brevard Zoo and the Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society have been recognized with AZA’s 2018 North American Conservation Award for significant achievement in the Perdido Key beach mouse Species Survival Plan program. The three AZA-accredited … Continue reading Santa Fe College One of Three Florida Zoos Receiving National Award for Conservation

Boo at the Zoo” at the SF Teaching Zoo is Wednesday, Oct. 31

October 15, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo will be holding its annual “Boo at the Zoo” event Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, from 3 – 7:30 p.m. Admission to “Boo at the Zoo” is one canned good per person. The collected canned goods will be donated to Catholic Charities and Gainesville Harvest food … Continue reading Boo at the Zoo” at the SF Teaching Zoo is Wednesday, Oct. 31

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A United Way Message From Dr. Sasser

October 12, 2018 – Santa Fe College President Jackson Sasser released a message to SF employees about the current United Way fundraiser.   Dear Santa Fe College Family: Santa Fe College and United Way share a common mission – to serve, to educate and to build healthy communities. More simply, we are attached in our … Continue reading A United Way Message From Dr. Sasser

My Brother’s Keeper “Student for a Day” Event Postponed

October 12, 2018 – The “Student for a Day” event planned by My Brother’s Keeper at Santa Fe College has been postponed because program coordinator Javan Brown has been sent with his Army National Guard Unit to the areas impacted by Hurricane Michael. The event, which was scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 18, will be rescheduled … Continue reading My Brother’s Keeper “Student for a Day” Event Postponed

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Nominations for 2019 Women of Distinction Due Nov. 9

October 12, 2018 – Nomination forms are now available for the 2019 Women of Distinction honors. In celebration of Women’s History Month, Santa Fe College has honored more than 150 women who have made significant contributions in Alachua or Bradford County. Each year, SF accepts nominations for both Women of Distinction and Women of Promise. The women selected will … Continue reading Nominations for 2019 Women of Distinction Due Nov. 9

24th Annual Boo at the Zoo

Donate Candy for the SF Teaching Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo

  October 11, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is requesting candy donations for their 24th annual “Boo at the Zoo.” The event will be held Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 3 until 7:30 p.m. We encourage you to donate bags of individually wrapped, unopened candy, labeled with your name, department and phone number. … Continue reading Donate Candy for the SF Teaching Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo

Florida Theatre Conference Festival Brings Thousands to Santa Fe College Oct. 24-27, 2018

October 11, 2018 – For the seventh year in a row, Santa Fe College will host the Florida Theatre Conference Festival that brings close to 3000 high school and college students, chaperones, vendors, theater professionals, teachers and higher education recruiters to the Northwest Campus for four days of workshops, auditions, interviews and performances. This year’s … Continue reading Florida Theatre Conference Festival Brings Thousands to Santa Fe College Oct. 24-27, 2018

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Fourth Annual “Run With The Cops” Set for Nov. 8 at SF Track

October 8, 2018 – The fourth annual “Run With The Cops” will be held Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at 9 a.m. at the Santa Fe College track. It will be a morning of fun and fitness open to the entire community “Run With The Cops” supports those in our area with special needs. Participants can run, … Continue reading Fourth Annual “Run With The Cops” Set for Nov. 8 at SF Track

SF Amateur Radio Society Simulated Emergency Test

October 8, 2018 –  The Santa Fe College Amateur Radio Society will be participating in a Simulated Emergency Test (SET) conducted jointly by the North Florida Amateur Radio Club (NFARC) and the Gainesville Amateur Radio Society (GARS). The test will be conducted Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the grassy area across the … Continue reading SF Amateur Radio Society Simulated Emergency Test

My Brother’s Keeper Holds “Student for a Day” Event at SF October 18

October 5, 2018 – Join My Brother’s Keeper at SF College for our fall Student for a Day event on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, from 10 a.m. – noon on Santa Fe College’s Northwest Campus. This event is free and open to black male high school seniors interested in learning about the college experience and how to … Continue reading My Brother’s Keeper Holds “Student for a Day” Event at SF October 18

Bo Diddley Exhibit at Santa Fe College Gallery Runs Through November 16

October 3, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Gallery is honored to host the exhibit, Bo Diddley – The Life and Times of Ellas McDaniel. The exhibit will run through Friday, November 16, in the gallery located in Building M, Room 147. This truly unique and exciting exhibit features the creative works of Ellas “Bo … Continue reading Bo Diddley Exhibit at Santa Fe College Gallery Runs Through November 16

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SF Plumbing Program Gets Sand Box

October 2, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Construction and Technical programs added a new training tool to the Charles R. Perry Construction Institute. It’s called a sand box. According to plumbing professor, Robert Brown, the purpose of the sand box is for “simulating underground plumbing rough-ins. This teaches plumbing students blueprint reading and to transform … Continue reading SF Plumbing Program Gets Sand Box