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Santa Fe College is a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars

February 15, 2019 — Santa Fe College is proud to be included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2018-2019 Fulbright U.S. Scholars. Each year the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announces the top producing institutions for the Fulbright Program, the U.S. government’s flagship international … Continue reading Santa Fe College is a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars

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

Santa Fe College’s Fine Arts Department Presents “Grand Hotel” May 23-24 and May 30-June 1, 2019

May 17, 2019 – Berlin, 1928:  World War I is over and Germany is, for a short time, the cultural and cosmopolitan center of Europe. Guests at a once-grand hotel are looking forward to the future, but they don’t know that the U.S. stock market is only one year from crashing and immense social changes … Continue reading Santa Fe College’s Fine Arts Department Presents “Grand Hotel” May 23-24 and May 30-June 1, 2019

Santa Fe College Hosts Session on Empathy

May 16, 2019 – Santa Fe College will host a professional development opportunity on “Relearning Empathy and Active Listening.” The session will be held from 10 a.m. until noon, Friday, June 7, at the UF@SF Center on SF’s Northwest Campus. The presentation, presented by the Alachua County Crisis Center, will help attendees respond to our … Continue reading Santa Fe College Hosts Session on Empathy

2019 S.T.A.R. Award Nominees and Winner

May 14, 2019 – Each year, Santa Fe College honors full-time Career Service employees with S.T.A.R. Awards. The Career Service Council accepts nominations near the end of spring term, reviews the submissions and one employee is honored for their dedicated service to the college and advancing SF’s mission of adding value to the lives of … Continue reading 2019 S.T.A.R. Award Nominees and Winner

GRU Offers “Brighter Tomorrow” Scholarships for SF Students

May 13, 2019 – Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) is offering four “Brighter Tomorrow” scholarships for current and prospective Santa Fe College students who have selected engineering (or an engineering-related field) as their program of study. The scholarships are valued at $1000 per year for up to four years. The deadline to apply is Friday, July 19, 2019. … Continue reading GRU Offers “Brighter Tomorrow” Scholarships for SF Students

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Celebrate Tree Kangaroo Awareness Day May 19 at the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo

May 13, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is home to the Matschie’s tree kangaroo, an endangered species native to a small area of Papua New Guinea. Bring the whole family out to the zoo Sunday, May 19, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. to see these rare, majestic animals and learn how … Continue reading Celebrate Tree Kangaroo Awareness Day May 19 at the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo

SF Hosts Overview from Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Commission

May 13, 2019 – Santa Fe College will be hosting a presentation from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Commission Thursday, May 23, 2019, from 1-4 p.m. in Building WA, Room 104. Sgt. John Suess, Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office and Lead Investigator of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission will present the … Continue reading SF Hosts Overview from Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Commission

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SF Foundation Scholarship Deadlines Approaching

May 13, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Foundation is currently accepting applications for scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year. Anyone interested in applying for a scholarship from the SF Foundation must first be granted admission through the SF Admissions Office. Although scholarship applications are accepted year-round, priority dates for 2019-2020 are as follows: Fall … Continue reading SF Foundation Scholarship Deadlines Approaching

Santa Fe College EMS Paramedic Students Take Third in State Competition

  May 9, 2019 – Students in Santa Fe College’s EMS Paramedic program took third place in the ShandsCair Critical Care Team state EMS Student Paramedic Competition held in conjunction with their Critical Care Conference. The competition, held Monday, May 6, was sponsored by ShandsCair and hosted at the SF’s Institute of Public Safety (IPS). Teams competed in … Continue reading Santa Fe College EMS Paramedic Students Take Third in State Competition

SF Athletics: Seven Baseball and Four Softball Players Earn MFC Honors

May 6, 2019 – The Mid-Florida Conference All-Conference teams for 2019 saw seven Santa Fe College baseball and four softball players chosen. SF’s baseball team was also honored with the MFC Defensive Player of the Year award. On the baseball team, First Team All-Conference includes Anthony Arguelles, a freshman right-handed pitcher (5-0, 3.17 ERA) with … Continue reading SF Athletics: Seven Baseball and Four Softball Players Earn MFC Honors

STEM Camp at SF’s Perry Center June 24-28

May 2, 2019 – Rising ninth graders in Alachua and Bradford counties are invited to apply for a free, week-long, science-oriented, fun-filled summer camp at Santa Fe College’s Perry Center for Emerging Technologies in Alachua. Visit natural habitats and wildlife at Seahorse Key, explore SF’s solar lab, teaching zoo and many of the career and … Continue reading STEM Camp at SF’s Perry Center June 24-28

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Congratulations to Sarah Cervone, SF Brand Ambassador for April 2019

May 1, 2019 – It’s unusual for faculty to work with Communications & Creative Services, since they have the Center for Academic Technologies to help with their instructional materials. But when a faculty member works beyond the classroom, organizing recruiting events that put the Santa Fe College brand on the map in our local community, … Continue reading Congratulations to Sarah Cervone, SF Brand Ambassador for April 2019

Santa Fe College Wins Prestigious Salesforce Summit Award

April 26, 2019 – Santa Fe College was a big winner at the Salesforce Higher Ed Summit, held this month in San Diego, California. The college’s International Student Services (ISS) was awarded the Salesforce Summit Award for Excellence in Operational Efficiency. SF is the first community college ever honored with the award, which has traditionally been given … Continue reading Santa Fe College Wins Prestigious Salesforce Summit Award

Santa Fe College Student Alec Kissoondyal Wins Again

April 26, 2019 – April has been a good month for Santa Fe College Student Ambassador and Florida Hemingway Society Student Ambassador Alec Kissoondyal. Alec was accepted to the F. Scott Fitzgerald Conference in France to present his paper on Fitzgerald and Hemingway. Earlier this month he was awarded a John Kuehl Travel Fellowship to … Continue reading Santa Fe College Student Alec Kissoondyal Wins Again

Presidential Search Consultant Named and Search Committee Members Selected

April 4, 2019 – The District Board of Trustees of Santa Fe College has selected AGB Search to provide consulting services to assist the college in recruiting and selecting the next SF President following President Jackson Sasser’s announcement that he will be retiring in early 2020.  AGB Search has served as the presidential search consultant … Continue reading Presidential Search Consultant Named and Search Committee Members Selected

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First 200 SF Employees to Complete New Mandatory Training Will Receive a Free Gift

April 3, 2019 – Santa Fe College is rolling out two new online employee training courses: FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) and Cybersecurity. These training courses are designed to give SF faculty and staff the information they need to protect student information, and provide a fundamental understanding of computer security and their roles … Continue reading First 200 SF Employees to Complete New Mandatory Training Will Receive a Free Gift

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Handicap Parking Reminder from the SFPD

March 29, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Police Department would like to remind you of the do’s and do not’s with regards to handicap parking. Handicap parking is only for those who have been issued a placard by the Department of Motor Vehicles. The placard is registered to the individual and not to the … Continue reading Handicap Parking Reminder from the SFPD