SF Holds Safe Spring Break Events Across All Centers and the Northwest Campus

  February 20, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Police Department, SF Student Life and the SF Counseling Center will hold Safe Spring Break events across all SF properties in the week leading up to the break students, faculty and staff will get the first week of March. Safe Spring Break raises awareness and provides … Continue reading SF Holds Safe Spring Break Events Across All Centers and the Northwest Campus

Kenya (Robinson)’s Exhibit Opens at Santa Fe College Gallery March 13

February 20, 2020 – Kenya (Robinson)’s  Price I$ Right Exhibit opens with a free reception that the artist will attend from 7 – 9 p.m. Friday, March 13, 2020, at the Santa Fe College Gallery, Building M, Room 147 on the Northwest Campus. The exhibit will remain on view through Friday, Mar. 20, 2020. Gallery … Continue reading Kenya (Robinson)’s Exhibit Opens at Santa Fe College Gallery March 13

Two SF Honors Program Students Win Statewide Awards

February 19, 2020 – Two Santa Fe College Honors Program students won statewide awards at the Florida Collegiate Honors Council conference earlier this month. Gionela Lepage received the Dr. Mary Jo Henderson $1,000 scholarship for her excellent academics, volunteer service and leadership activities. She becomes the sixth SF Honors Program student to win the Mary … Continue reading Two SF Honors Program Students Win Statewide Awards

SF’s Office of Admissions Named Finalist for Prestigious Salesforce Summit Award for Fourth Year in a Row

February 17, 2020 – For the unprecedented fourth year in a row, Santa Fe College has been recognized as a finalist for the Salesforce Summit Award. The award is presented each year to outstanding, trailblazing higher education institutions for their work with products developed by the Nasdaq-traded company, Salesforce.com. Salesforce is known as a leader … Continue reading SF’s Office of Admissions Named Finalist for Prestigious Salesforce Summit Award for Fourth Year in a Row

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Students Build Guitars in Classes at SF Davis Center

February 18, 2020 – Students at Santa Fe College’s Davis Center in Archer used pneumatic spray guns to apply the first coat of finish to their mahogany electric guitar bodies earlier this month. These students are enrolled in ISC 1006 Wide World of Science, a three-credit hour elective course that introduces participants to science, technology, … Continue reading Students Build Guitars in Classes at SF Davis Center

Second Library Director Candidate Presentation Scheduled for Feb. 24

February 18, 2020 – The second of three scheduled presentations for the library director position at Santa Fe College will be Monday, Feb. 24, at 1 p.m. in Building S, Room 29. SF students, faculty and staff are invited to this 20-minute presentation. Following the presentation, there will be a question and answer session, as … Continue reading Second Library Director Candidate Presentation Scheduled for Feb. 24

Use your Expertise to Engage the Local Community

February 17, 2020 – This is a call for faculty and staff at Santa Fe College to share your most interesting, most engaging and most favorite lectures. Since 2014, SF has participated in Oak Hammock’s Institute for Learning in Retirement (ILR). Each year, SF offers a series of classes, taught by our own faculty and staff, … Continue reading Use your Expertise to Engage the Local Community

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Help the SF Teaching Zoo Protect Gorilla Habitats

February 11, 2020 – This spring, the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is joining Gorilla SAFE (Saving Animals From Extinction) and the Gorilla Species Survival Plan for Gorillas on the Line…Answer the Call! This global program aims to increase the recycling of cell phones and small electronics in an effort to protect habitats for gorillas and other wildlife in … Continue reading Help the SF Teaching Zoo Protect Gorilla Habitats

SF Brain Bowl Team Wins Regional Championship

February 10, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Brain Bowl team traveled to Valencia College in Orlando to compete in the combined East and West Central Florida Regional tournament. Brain Bowl is an academic quiz tournament in which teams of 4 players answer questions about humanities, social sciences, mathematics  and science. The SF team consisted of … Continue reading SF Brain Bowl Team Wins Regional Championship

“Winds Go Pops” Concert Features Show Tunes and Jazz Standards Feb. 27

February 5, 2020 – The Santa Fe Winds, directed by Dr. David L. Smith, will perform 20th-century Broadway show tunes and jazz standards in a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, in the lobby of the Fine Arts Hall at the Northwest Campus of Santa Fe College. About 22 students from Santa Fe … Continue reading “Winds Go Pops” Concert Features Show Tunes and Jazz Standards Feb. 27

Santa Fe College Announces the 2020 Women of Distinction Honorees

February 5, 2020 – The 2020 honorees have been announced for the annual Santa Fe College Women of Distinction and Promise. This year’s honorees are Natalya Bannister, Florida Bridgewater-Alford, Christine Janks, Vicki Santello and Lisa Tatum. The 2020 Woman of Promise is Joudi Ayroud. You can read more about the honorees on the Women of Distinction … Continue reading Santa Fe College Announces the 2020 Women of Distinction Honorees

SF’s Student Affairs Offering Mental Health Training Session

February 4, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Division of Student Affairs is pleased to offer Mental Health First Aid training. This training helps participants understand how to help students/visitors/staff members who may be experiencing a mental health-related crisis or problem on campus. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, psychosis, and addictions. As we focus on … Continue reading SF’s Student Affairs Offering Mental Health Training Session

Tyree Library Offering Workshops on APA Handbook for SF Faculty

January 28, 2020 – The new edition of the APA handbook (Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh edition) was published in October and introduces many changes and updates. For those of you who use APA in your classes and who wish to learn more about these changes, the Library is offering a What’s New with … Continue reading Tyree Library Offering Workshops on APA Handbook for SF Faculty

Friends of Career Service

January 28, 2020 – Friends of Career Service are the great supporters of the Career Service Council. Through these voluntary contributions, the council is able to fund many activities during the year including service projects, social events and scholarships. Any employee of the college (Career Service, Administrative and Professional and/or Faculty) may become a Friend … Continue reading Friends of Career Service

A rendering of what the naming will look like on the SF Fine Arts Hall - it will now be known as the Jackson N. Sasser Fine Arts Hall.

District Board of Trustees Names the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall after Jackson Sasser

January 22, 2020 – The Santa Fe College District Board of Trustees announced at their meeting on Tuesday that they will rename both the College’s Fine Arts Hall and Center Road in honor of retiring President, Dr. Jackson N. Sasser. The Fine Arts Hall will now be known as the Jackson N. Sasser Fine Arts … Continue reading District Board of Trustees Names the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall after Jackson Sasser

The newly expanded Santa Fe College Police Department building.

Santa Fe College Police Department Named Second in the Nation for Campus Safety Initiatives

January 17, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Police Department was recognized by Safe Campus for creating one of the safest college environments in the nation in their Top 25 University Departments ranking. The SFPD was ranked second in the country, behind only California State University, Fullerton. Safe Campus ranks college police departments based on … Continue reading Santa Fe College Police Department Named Second in the Nation for Campus Safety Initiatives

Evening Safety Tips from the Santa Fe College Police Department

January 17, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is committed to the safety of our students, faculty and staff. The SFPD wants you to be aware of your surroundings and not hesitate to contact them if you need help. For emergency calls, dial 352-395-5555 or 911. If it is not an emergency, please … Continue reading Evening Safety Tips from the Santa Fe College Police Department