New Process to Facilities Work Order Requests Begins Monday

July 29, 2021 – Beginning Monday, August 2, Santa Fe College will change how employees submit work order request to the Facilities Services. All work orders will require employees to use Single Sign On (SSO) using their SF ID and password used for SF’s Office 365 email accounts.   All other steps will remain the same … Continue reading New Process to Facilities Work Order Requests Begins Monday

Santa Fe College student Lisa Manley photographed outside the Blount Center’s General Classroom building for the Saints of SF series on July 21, 2021

Saints of Santa Fe College – Lisa Manley

“Being from a rural town, transportation is a critical barrier to attending college. I grew up in Keystone Heights and didn’t have transportation; how could I ever go to college? Luckily, a year before high school graduation, the Santa Fe College Watson Center opened. It was a dangerous 25-minute walk from my house, so I … Continue reading Saints of Santa Fe College – Lisa Manley

US Olympians Meet with College for Kids Students

July 23, 2021 – Students in Santa Fe College’s College for Kids (CFK) program have had the opportunity to meet virtually with two Olympians this summer. Students in the World of Sports camp have met with U.S. Olympians Taylor Manson and Grant Holloway on Zoom calls during the first two weeks of the camp. Organizers … Continue reading US Olympians Meet with College for Kids Students

SF’s Thomas Beckwith Wins “Best of State” Advising Award

July 22, 2021 – Santa Fe College Coordinator of the Academic Advisement Center, Thomas Beckwith, was honored as a “Best of State” winner by the Florida Academic Advising Association (FLACADA) for his session at the 2021 FLACADA conference entitled “The Benefits and Challenges of Being a Black Male Academic Advisor in an era where Black … Continue reading SF’s Thomas Beckwith Wins “Best of State” Advising Award

SF Little School Has Openings for SF Students Needing Child Care

July 22, 2021 – The Santa Fe College Little School has Fall 2021 openings for two- and three-year-olds, for SF students with children who need child care. There are also scholarships available for both full- and part-time SF students. SF faculty are encouraged to make sure students are aware of this opportunity. For additional information … Continue reading SF Little School Has Openings for SF Students Needing Child Care

Michael M. Goldwire Named Chair of SF District Board of Trustees, Robert L. Woody Named Vice Chair

July 22, 2021 – During the Santa Fe College District Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday, Michael M. Goldwire was named the new Chair, replacing G.W. “Blake” Fletcher who served in that capacity for the last two years. Trustee Robert L. Woody was selected to serve as Vice Chair. During the meeting, SF President Paul Broadie … Continue reading Michael M. Goldwire Named Chair of SF District Board of Trustees, Robert L. Woody Named Vice Chair

SF’s Adult Education/Project SAINT To Be Featured at Upcoming Conferences

July 21, 2021 – Among the 19 Florida colleges and universities with approved comprehensive transition programs for students with unique abilities, Santa Fe College’s Project SAINT (Student Access and Inclusion Together) was selected by the Florida Center for Students with Unique Abilities (FCSUA) as the exemplary program to present alongside the FCSUAon the topic of job preparation and outcomes at two esteemed upcoming conferences.  … Continue reading SF’s Adult Education/Project SAINT To Be Featured at Upcoming Conferences

Professional Development Scholarship Application Open Through August 16

July 16, 2021 – Santa Fe College offers Professional Development Scholarships to SF employees looking to earn a bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degree. Applications will be accepted beginning Friday, July 16, and will close at midnight Sunday, Aug. 16, 2021. The applications are available on the Professional Development Scholarship webpage or by going to the SF … Continue reading Professional Development Scholarship Application Open Through August 16

Student Affairs Award Nomination Forms Now Available

July 12, 2021 – The charge of Student Affairs professionals is to help students thrive during their time at Santa Fe College and beyond. The division of Student Affairs values each staff member’s unique contributions to our students and we appreciate this opportunity to celebrate extraordinary contributions. The Student Affairs Staff Awards call attention to … Continue reading Student Affairs Award Nomination Forms Now Available

Santa Fe College Earns 2021 Military Times Best for Vets Colleges Recognition

July 9, 2021 – Military Times unveiled its Best for Vets: Colleges 2021 rankings, and Santa Fe College once again earned a spot on the list as one of the best two-year college options for veterans. Every year, Military Times sends surveys to colleges and universities across the country about programs for veterans and their … Continue reading Santa Fe College Earns 2021 Military Times Best for Vets Colleges Recognition

SF Fitness Center Open for Students, Faculty, Staff and Retirees

July 9, 2021 – The Santa Fe College Fitness Center is now open for students, faculty, staff, and retirees. Last month, the SF Fitness Center removed the appointment requirement and masks at the college became optional. The college is still following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) which recommends that anyone … Continue reading SF Fitness Center Open for Students, Faculty, Staff and Retirees

Santa Fe College Blount Center Expansion - picture of the north-facing side of the building under construction

Progress Continues on the Blount Center Expansion Project

June 28, 2021 – Progress is continuing on the Santa Fe College Blount Center expansion project. The new three-story, 87,366 square-foot facility is on schedule to open to students in the spring of 2022. Crews from Parrish-McCall have nearly completed the external portions of the building and are making good progress on the inside as … Continue reading Progress Continues on the Blount Center Expansion Project

Elizabeth Pineda Named the 2021 Career Service Council STAR Award Winner

June 21, 2021 – Each year, Santa Fe College’s Career Service Council recognizes an employee to show appreciation for the employee’s active service and achievements, to motivate all employees to continue good performance, loyalty to SF and dedication to Career Service staff. This employee needs to have exceptional performance in the areas of Service, Teamwork, Attitude, and Reliability … Continue reading Elizabeth Pineda Named the 2021 Career Service Council STAR Award Winner

East Gainesville Initiative Annual Forum Set for September 23

June 21, 2021 – Santa Fe College’s East Gainesville Initiative (EGI) will hold its annual Community Forum Thursday, Sept. 23, 2020, beginning at 6 p.m. Although currently scheduled to be a virtual event, it could become in-person based on COVID-19 restrictions. The EGI Community Forum will feature the annual report, as well as updates on … Continue reading East Gainesville Initiative Annual Forum Set for September 23

SF’s Respiratory Care Program Receives Distinguished Credentialing Success Award

June 14, 2021 – Santa Fe College’s Respiratory Care program was recognized by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) with the Distinguished RRT Credentialing Success Award. The award is presented to programs based on specific criteria including having three or more years of outcomes data; holding accreditation without a progress report; meeting or … Continue reading SF’s Respiratory Care Program Receives Distinguished Credentialing Success Award

Office for Finance partners with BBVA to launch a new vendor payment program

June 14, 2021 – Santa Fe College’s Office for Finance has partnered with BBVA to implement virtual credit cards as an optional method of payment for our suppliers. If the vendor desires, they may agree to accept this form of payment. BBVA will contact our suppliers by email and telephone to review the benefits of … Continue reading Office for Finance partners with BBVA to launch a new vendor payment program

Verify Your Contact Information, Emergency Contacts and More in eStaff

June 14, 2021 – As the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season is underway, and while our area is not currently having to hunker down in advance of a storm, now is the perfect opportunity to make sure all of your contact information is accurate. All Santa Fe College employees can check and update their personal contact … Continue reading Verify Your Contact Information, Emergency Contacts and More in eStaff

New Parenting Resource Subject Guide Available Now at Tyree Library

May 12, 2021 – The Lawrence W. Tyree Library on Santa Fe College’s Northwest Campus has over 160,000 print and electronic books in its collection. As an SF student you can check out books, read eBooks online and access materials on course reserve from the Library simply by using your SF ID card as your … Continue reading New Parenting Resource Subject Guide Available Now at Tyree Library

Charly Gutierrez-Jimenez Becomes Santa Fe College’s Second Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Winner

May 12, 2021 – This week, the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation announced that Santa Fe College alumnus Charly Gutierrez-Jimenez was a recipient of the Foundation’s prestigious Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The highly competitive national scholarship will provide Charly with up to $40,000 a year to complete their bachelor’s degree. Charly started at Santa Fe College in … Continue reading Charly Gutierrez-Jimenez Becomes Santa Fe College’s Second Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Winner

SF Athletic Director Jim Keites Retiring After 25 Years

May 11, 2021 – After 25 years of service to Santa Fe College, Jim Keites is retiring as SF’s Athletic Director. Under his leadership, the college expanded intercollegiate and intermural sports opportunities for students, worked to increase scholarships for student-athletes and helped create successful athletic teams that have frequently been in competition for state and … Continue reading SF Athletic Director Jim Keites Retiring After 25 Years

2021 Student Art Show Gallery Available Online

May 5, 2021 – The 2021 Student Arts Show Gallery is available online at news.sfcollege.edu/student-art-show. The Annual Student Art Show is a curated exhibit featuring works submitted by Santa Fe College students. All featured works represent assigned projects in the Visual Art program. Due to current circumstances, this year’s show has been curated by the … Continue reading 2021 Student Art Show Gallery Available Online