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Members of the Zeta Phi Beta sorority during the 2018 East Gainesville Instruction Community Forum.

EGI Annual Community Forum is September 19

July 5, 2019 – Santa Fe College’s East Gainesville Instruction (EGI) will host its annual Community Forum presenting their annual report at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, 2505 NE 8th Avenue in Gainesville. At the forum, organizers will discuss the educational outreach, parent empowerment, workforce development, faith-based partnerships and technology and literacy … Continue reading EGI Annual Community Forum is September 19

CCS Project Management System is Changing July 8

July 3, 2019 – Communication & Creative Services (CCS) project request system is being upgraded. The inMotion Now project request system is coming to an end and will be replaced by a new system known as inMotion Ignite. The new system promises to be more interactive and user-friendly than the original version. Regular users of … Continue reading CCS Project Management System is Changing July 8

Proposed Changes to the By-Laws of the College Senate.

June 28, 2019 – The Executive Committee of the College Senate at Santa Fe College is proposing a change to the College Senate’s by-laws. Specifically, there is a proposed change in language in Article III, Section B, Subsection 3 concerning proxy. The existing language in the by-laws is “Proxy: Provision for proxy as stated in … Continue reading Proposed Changes to the By-Laws of the College Senate.

Call for Volunteers for the 2019 Mindsets for STEM Institute

June 24, 2019 – The Florida-Caribbean Louis Stokes Regional Center of Excellence, a National Science Foundation collaboration between Santa Fe College and the University of Virgin Islands, is hosting its inaugural Mindsets for STEM Institute. This two-day institute will take place July 18-19, 2019, at the Northwest Campus of Santa Fe College. The institute will … Continue reading Call for Volunteers for the 2019 Mindsets for STEM Institute

Board Approves Proposed Budget for 2019 – 2020

June 19, 2019 – The Santa Fe College District Board of Trustees approved the proposed budget for the 2019-2020 year during their meeting Tuesday afternoon. The approval includes pay increases and plans to allocate funding for building projects at the college. Based on the budget presentation President Jackson Sasser made to employees at the Fine … Continue reading Board Approves Proposed Budget for 2019 – 2020

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SFPD’s Pearson Honored at SKY VALOR Awards

  June 18, 2019 – Santa Fe College Police Officer Joel Pearson was honored at the fifth annual VALOR Awards, from local radio station 97.3 WSKY-FM. The ceremony recognizes first-responders in North Central Florida for their service to the community. Honorees were selected by their respective supervisors for outstanding job performance. Pearson, now a reserve … Continue reading SFPD’s Pearson Honored at SKY VALOR Awards

Retirement Representative from AXA Advisor Coming to Northwest Campus

June 14, 2019 – As a courtesy to our employees, all of SF’s retirement representatives are given the opportunity to meet with employees on campus upon their request. Here is the latest opportunity: AXA Advisor Retirement Planning Specialist, Kelsy Levee, will be on the Northwest Campus Wednesday, June 26, 2019, in the Human Resources Conference … Continue reading Retirement Representative from AXA Advisor Coming to Northwest Campus

Scheduled Percussion Update – No Edits to our Website Friday 6/14

June 13, 2019 – This Friday, Information Technology Systems (ITS) will be upgrading Percussion, the content management system that is used to create and publish updates on our website. Any edits made during the upgrade process will be lost. As such, Percussion editors around the college are asked to NOT make edits to the website … Continue reading Scheduled Percussion Update – No Edits to our Website Friday 6/14

College Senate Agenda for June 11, 2019

June 11, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at 3:30 p.m. in Building P, Room 160. The agenda follows: CALL TO ORDER APPROVAL OF MINUTES – May 14, 2019 COMMUNICATION FROM COLLEGE PRESIDENT COMMUNICATION FROM SENATE PRESIDENT Budget, Purge Date, Book Adoption Policy, By-Law Change – Adjunct … Continue reading College Senate Agenda for June 11, 2019

Retirement Representative from TIAA on SF’s Northwest Campus June 19

June 7, 2019 – As a courtesy to our employees, all of SF’s retirement representatives are given the opportunity to meet with employees on campus upon their request. Here is the latest opportunity: TIAA Associate Financial Consultant, Brian Berryman, will be in the Human Resources conference room on the Northwest Campus Wednesday, June 19, Wednesday, … Continue reading Retirement Representative from TIAA on SF’s Northwest Campus June 19

The May 2019 Santa Fe College Brand Ambassador Jodi Long with a plush Caesar doll.

Congratulations to Jodi Long, SF Brand Ambassador for May 2019

June 3, 2019 – Keeping the college website both accurate and accessible is an enormous task that requires constant coordination between Communications & Creative Services (CCS) and an ever-changing network of content editors from all around the college. The past few years have brought big changes to this process, including implementing new standards for accessibility … Continue reading Congratulations to Jodi Long, SF Brand Ambassador for May 2019

Wellness Walk Friday at the SF Gym

June 3, 2019 – Santa Fe College’s Wellness Committee invites SF employees to participate in a wellness walk Friday, June 7, beginning at 10 a.m. in the SF Gymnasium. Bring a coworker and get up from your desk for some movement. For additional information about SF’s Wellness Committee, contact Fitness Center manager Kellie Hidalgo at … Continue reading Wellness Walk Friday at the SF Gym

Santa Fe College Foundation logo

Priority Date for SF Foundation Scholarships is June 15

June 3, 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 Priority Date for SF Foundation Scholarships is June 15