All posts by Jay Anderson

CCS Best Practices: SF/SFC/SFCC

May 23, 2018 – Call us a house inclusive, not a house divided! However, it does cause challenges where branding is concerned when we all have different names for the college. The official acronym for Santa Fe College is “SF,” like the SF on our logo. But all around campus, you will also find faculty, … Continue reading CCS Best Practices: SF/SFC/SFCC

Jambo! Out of Africa Offered This Summer at CIED

May 22, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Community Education is now offering a new fun-filled weeklong program for students entering the fifth through ninth grades. The program is hosted in partnership with the Center for African Studies at the University of Florida and introduces the basics of African culture through Swahili language, music, dance, culture … Continue reading Jambo! Out of Africa Offered This Summer at CIED

SF Fitness Center Open Court Closed for Maintenance

May 21, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Fitness Center’s open court is undergoing routine maintenance and will be closed until Friday, June 1. When the court reopens Monday, June 4, hours of operation will be Monday through Friday 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. The court will be available to all SF students, faculty and … Continue reading SF Fitness Center Open Court Closed for Maintenance

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Hurricane Season Starts Friday, June 1

May 18, 2018 – The Atlantic hurricane season will begin Friday, June 1, and experts say the time to start preparing is now. Last year was one of the busiest seasons on record with 17 named storms, 10 hurricanes and 6 major hurricanes. Overall, 2017 finished tied (along with 1936) for the fifth most active … Continue reading Hurricane Season Starts Friday, June 1

CCS Best Practices: Your Professional Email Signature

May 17, 2018 – Your email signature communicates important information. It lets people within the college know what area you work in and it lets people outside the college know what institution you represent. Between 2015-2016, a “No. 1 in the Nation” signature was released. That honor is passed on to a different college each year, … Continue reading CCS Best Practices: Your Professional Email Signature

Register Today for Summer Community Education Classes at Santa Fe College

May 17, 2018 – Registration is now open for summer Community Education Classes at Santa Fe College. Sign up for classes on Computers, Dance, Health and Fitness, Outdoor Adventures and so much more. There are also new class offerings for the summer including Mosaic Art, Wine and Dine Gainesville Food Tour, Recreational Kayaking and Learning … Continue reading Register Today for Summer Community Education Classes at Santa Fe College

SF Baseball: Saints Season Comes to an End With 9-8 Loss to Chipola

May 16, 2018 – The Santa Fe Saints (39-11) baseball team completed their rain-shortened game from yesterday and found themselves on the losing end of a 9-8 decision to Chipola in the FCSAA Tournament in Lakeland. SF led 8-4 going into the bottom of the ninth, before Chipola, the defending national champions, picked up a … Continue reading SF Baseball: Saints Season Comes to an End With 9-8 Loss to Chipola

SF Baseball: Rain Postpones Games Until Wednesday, May 16

May 16, 2018 – The weather has been unrelenting during the FCSAA Tournament and continued to cause problems Tuesday, washing out two games that were both in the third inning. The Saints are leading Chipola College 3-2 in an elimination game for SF.  Chipola, who defeated the Saints 4-1 Saturday, has yet to lose in the … Continue reading SF Baseball: Rain Postpones Games Until Wednesday, May 16

Santa Fe College is Tobacco Free

May 16, 2018 – Santa Fe College believes our students, faculty and staff deserve a beautiful, clean and healthy campus. SF wants to remind all students, faculty and staff that the use of tobacco and tobacco-related products is prohibited. The policy applies not only on the Northwest Campus, but also all land, buildings, facilities and … Continue reading Santa Fe College is Tobacco Free

Santa Fe College Hosting STEM Summer Camp at Perry Center in Alachua

May 16, 2018 – Santa Fe College will be holding a STEM Summer Camp June 25 – 29, 2018 at the college’s Perry Center for Emerging Technologies in Alachua. The “Earth, Wind, Fire, Water” camp, is offered to students who will be heading into ninth grade in the fall in Alachua and Bradford counties. Students … Continue reading Santa Fe College Hosting STEM Summer Camp at Perry Center in Alachua

SF Baseball: Saints Await Opponent for Afternoon Elimination Game

May 15, 2018 – The Santa Fe Saints (39-10) finished their rain-suspended game from Sunday and defeated Tallahassee Community College 6-3 in the FCSAA Tournament Monday afternoon. Rainy weather in Lakeland has severely impacted the scheduling of games, and the Saints are still awaiting their opponent for today. SF is scheduled to play at 4 … Continue reading SF Baseball: Saints Await Opponent for Afternoon Elimination Game

Support the SF Career Service Council Through Friends of Career Service

May 15, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Career Service Council needs your support. Become a Friend of Career Service, the greatest supporters of Career Service Council. Voluntary contributions from Friends of Career Service help fund many activities during the year such as social events, tributes, scholarships and the family fund. Monetary contributions can be made … Continue reading Support the SF Career Service Council Through Friends of Career Service

SFPD Training to Combat Opioid Crisis

May 15, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is undergoing additional training on dealing with potential opioid overdoses. The SFPD received a donation of Narcan nasal spray, an emergency medication that can be used to treat individuals experiencing an opioid overdose. Narcan can be used to revive a person who is suspected of … Continue reading SFPD Training to Combat Opioid Crisis

SF Baseball: Saints Top Tallahassee, Stay Alive in FCSAA Tournament

May 14, 2018 – The Santa Fe Saints (39-10) finished their rain-suspended game from Sunday and defeated Tallahassee Community College 6-3 in the FCSAA Tournament. The Saints may play again play again this evening against the winner of the game between State College of Florida and Chipola. Chipola defeated SF 4-1 Saturday, State College of … Continue reading SF Baseball: Saints Top Tallahassee, Stay Alive in FCSAA Tournament

SF Baseball: Saints Elimination Game to be Wrapped Up Today

May 14, 2018 – The Santa Fe Saints will resume their rain-suspended FCSAA Tournament game against Tallahassee Community College Monday, May 14. SF started the tournament with a 9-1 victory over Hillsborough Community College late Friday night but then lost Saturday to Chipola 4-1. Weather only allowed one of the three games scheduled for Sunday … Continue reading SF Baseball: Saints Elimination Game to be Wrapped Up Today

SF Financial Aid Campaign Wins Innovation of the Year Award

May 14, 2018 – Santa Fe College was awarded the Innovation of the Year Award from the League for Innovation for developing and implementing a new system to help reduce student loan debt. The collaboration between SF’s Financial Aid and Information Technology Services (ITS) helped reduce student debt from $10.1 million to $8.3 million in … Continue reading SF Financial Aid Campaign Wins Innovation of the Year Award

Join the SF Sponsored Projects Office for a Grants 101 Session May 15

May 14, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Sponsored Projects Office will be holding a new Grants 101 session Tuesday, May 15, 2018, from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. in Building S, Room 29/30. The Sponsored Projects Office will share the process of their new SPO handbook. Attendees will learn the secrets of the updated … Continue reading Join the SF Sponsored Projects Office for a Grants 101 Session May 15

SF Basketball and Volleyball Teams Hosting Clinic at Bradford High School

May 14, 2018 – The Santa Fe College men’s basketball team and SF’s volleyball team will be hosting clinics in the Bradford High School gymnasium Saturday, May 19, 2018. The basketball clinic will be held from 10 a.m. until noon, and the volleyball clinic will be from noon until 2 p.m. The teams will guide students … Continue reading SF Basketball and Volleyball Teams Hosting Clinic at Bradford High School

Celebrate Charmaine Godwin at Her Retirement Party Today

May 11, 2018 – Join the Santa Fe College dental program faculty and staff in celebrating the career of Charmaine Godwin as she prepared for her retirement. There will be a retirement party in her honor Friday, May 11, 2018, from 2 – 4:30 p.m. in the SF Fine Arts Hall. The SF Dental program … Continue reading Celebrate Charmaine Godwin at Her Retirement Party Today