All posts by Jay Anderson

Students Enjoying New “Jambo! Summer Camp” at SF

June 20, 2018 – Area school students preparing to enter the fifth through ninth grade are enjoying the latest summer program at Santa Fe College. “Jambo! Out of Africa” camp has students learning about African food, culture, language and people. This week, campers learned how to create bows and earrings, danced to music, picked out … Continue reading Students Enjoying New “Jambo! Summer Camp” at SF

SF Baseball Coach Wiggs to Throw Out First Pitch at Rays/Yankees Game

June 20, 2018 – Santa Fe Saints Head Baseball Coach Johnny Wiggs has been invited to throw out the first pitch at the Tampa Bay Rays game Friday, June 22, when they host the New York Yankees for a 7:10 p.m. start. Rays starting centerfielder Mallex Smith played for Coach Wiggs at Santa Fe College … Continue reading SF Baseball Coach Wiggs to Throw Out First Pitch at Rays/Yankees Game

SFPD’s Joseph Buckland Presented VALOR Award from WSKY Radio

June 19, 2018 – Santa Fe College Police Officer Joseph Buckland is being recognized for his service to the community and is a recipient of the VALOR Award presented by WSKY 97.3 FM radio. Officer Buckland has been with the SFPD since 2013 and has been instrumental in helping the department on innovative police tactics … Continue reading SFPD’s Joseph Buckland Presented VALOR Award from WSKY Radio

SF President Sasser Reveals Budget Plan to Employees

June 19, 2018 – Santa Fe College President Jackson N. Sasser offered SF employees a view of the 2018-19 proposed budget at the SF Fine Arts Hall Monday afternoon. Sasser said that the budget was designed with the focus on students and faculty needs. The proposal lays out expenditures for the upcoming year and plans … Continue reading SF President Sasser Reveals Budget Plan to Employees

Celebrate Yvonne Amundson’s Retirement Wednesday, June 20

June 19, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Sponsored Projects Office will be holding a retirement reception for Yvonne Amundson, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 1 – 2:30 p.m. in S 29/30. Yvonne has held the position of Coordinator for Grants and Projects for 11 years at Santa Fe College.  Yvonne has been instrumental in … Continue reading Celebrate Yvonne Amundson’s Retirement Wednesday, June 20

Connecting to Wi-Fi at Santa Fe College

June 19, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Information Technology Services (ITS) has been upgrading the Wi-Fi on the Northwest Campus and all college centers. SF students, faculty, staff and visitors can connect their devices to the Wi-Fi network through one of two separate Wi-Fi network names. SF Guest is available to be used by anyone, … Continue reading Connecting to Wi-Fi at Santa Fe College

Santa Fe College Employees Attend Threat Assessment Training

June 19, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT) held a professional development seminar Friday involving members from various departments. The purpose of the training was to give employees a set of skills that can be used to alleviate potential incidents of workplace violence. The Santa Fe College Police Department, Counseling Center, and … Continue reading Santa Fe College Employees Attend Threat Assessment Training

Join the SF Counseling Center for “Striking Down Stress” This Summer

June 18, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Counseling Center will be hosting a series of workshops this summer on “Striking Down Stress.” These one-hour sessions, held Thursdays in July and August from 1 – 2 p.m., will focus on developing skills to navigate through stressful situations that come up during the course of the … Continue reading Join the SF Counseling Center for “Striking Down Stress” This Summer

Santa Fe College’s New International Center Holding Open House June 19

June 18, 2018 – Santa Fe College students, faculty and staff are welcome to celebrate the new SF International Center in Building S, Room 310. An open house will be held Tuesday, June 19, from 2 – 4 p.m. The International Center will house SF’s International Education programs, International Student Services, International Student Support and … Continue reading Santa Fe College’s New International Center Holding Open House June 19

Learn about Grant Writing at a Grants 101 Session Wednesday

June 18, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Sponsored Projects Office will be offering a new Grants 101 session Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The focus of the session will be on how to search for new grants, collecting the necessary data, and how to prepare a winning grant proposal. … Continue reading Learn about Grant Writing at a Grants 101 Session Wednesday

BACK TO WORK 50+ Holding Workshops in June and July

June 15, 2018 – BACK TO WORK 50+ at Santa Fe College will be holding a series of workshops for job seekers 50 years of age and older. The Seven Smart Strategies For 50+ Jobseekers Workshop will give participants the opportunity to get help on updating job search strategies, interview techniques and networking opportunities. Call … Continue reading BACK TO WORK 50+ Holding Workshops in June and July

SF Faculty and Staff Headshots for June 14-15

June 14, 2018 – Santa Fe College photographer Matt Stamey will be taking headshot portraits of SF faculty and staff members in the photo studio, Building P, Room 238-B, by the Communications & Creative Services office, today and tomorrow. The sessions will be first come, first served, and held at the following times: Thursday, June … Continue reading SF Faculty and Staff Headshots for June 14-15

Senate Agenda for June 12, 2018

June 12, 2018 – Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at 3:30 p.m. in Building P, Room 260. The agenda follows: CALL TO ORDER APPROVAL OF MINUTES COMMUNICATION FROM COLLEGE PRESIDENT: COMMUNICATION FROM SENATE PRESIDENT:                            David Price ANNOUNCEMENTS: … Continue reading Senate Agenda for June 12, 2018

Proposed Changes to Santa Fe College’s User Fees and Fines

Note – Article re-published from May 21, 2018 – also available on District Board of Trustees Public Notices Page The District Board of Trustees at Santa Fe College reviews and approves the User Fees and Fines Schedules for each June, within the guidelines approved by the Florida Legislature. The fees shall not exceed the cost … Continue reading Proposed Changes to Santa Fe College’s User Fees and Fines

Travel Discounts for AFC Members

June 12, 2018 – Santa Fe College employees who are also AFC members can enjoy a number of discounts on products and services this summer and all year long. Some of the discounts include: Rental Car Discounts: Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise and Hertz Discounts to Orlando Magic Basketball Games: AFC Members save on the gate … Continue reading Travel Discounts for AFC Members

Yvonne Amundson Retirement Celebration Wednesday, June 20

June 12, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Sponsored Projects Office will be holding a retirement reception for Yvonne Amundson, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in S 29/30. Yvonne has held the position of Coordinator for Grants and Projects for 11 years at Santa Fe College.  Yvonne has been instrumental in numerous … Continue reading Yvonne Amundson Retirement Celebration Wednesday, June 20