All posts by Jen Ambrose

Ethics Bowl champ offers advice on civil discourse

“The feedback that I get most often when I’m talking to people who have very different political ideologies is that they miss having civil conversations. The professors at Santa Fe were the first that noticed me and took me under their wing to hone my writing and cultivate my philosophy skills. One of those professors, … Continue reading Ethics Bowl champ offers advice on civil discourse

Were you a first generation student? Help the college film a short video on Oct. 29!

The college is producing a short video to encourage and support prospective first generation students. If you were a first generation student – the first in your family to attend college – please come to the Media Studio, P-131, on Thursday, October 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. If you have a story to tell … Continue reading Were you a first generation student? Help the college film a short video on Oct. 29!

Tortoise eating a jack-o-lantern

Teaching Zoo Hosts Virtual Pumpkin Carving Contest

October 22, 2020 – Santa Fe College faculty and staff are invited to join the SF Teaching Zoo’s annual pumpkin carving contest. No need to bring it to campus – this year, the contest is virtual! Email a photo of your carved pumpkin to christina.arnold@sfcollege.edu by 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, October 31. Zookeepers in the Zoo Animal … Continue reading Teaching Zoo Hosts Virtual Pumpkin Carving Contest

Coach Wiggs and Ryan Yarbrough at Tropicana Field in 2018

Ryan Yarbrough, first Saint to play in the World Series

Former Santa Fe Saints left-handed pitcher Ryan Yarbrough is playing in the Fall Classic this week with the Tampa Bay Rays. Ryan played baseball for the Saints in the spring of 2011 and 2012, winning the Mid-Florida Conference both years. “It’s real exciting to watch Ryan live his dream of playing in the major leagues … Continue reading Ryan Yarbrough, first Saint to play in the World Series

Eight members of Ethics Bowl team selected for Civil Disagreement fellowship

October 21, 2020 –– Today is #GlobalEthicsDay and Santa Fe College is celebrating eight SF students selected by the Intercollegiate Civil Disagreement Partnership (ICDP) to serve in the inaugural cohort of Civil Disagreement fellows. The ICDP is a consortium of ethics centers and programs that recently formed between five institutions: Harvard University, Stanford University, California … Continue reading Eight members of Ethics Bowl team selected for Civil Disagreement fellowship

Zoom into College Research with the Library

Teaching online? Are you unable to get your classes to the library? Then Zoom into College Research is here to help! The series includes three different workshops. The Research 101 workshop will introduce students to the research process, including devising a search strategy, searching for books and articles, how to read a scholarly article, and … Continue reading Zoom into College Research with the Library

Grounds for Celebrating! Coffee 101 Reopens.

September 21, 2020 – Students, faculty and staff on the Northwest Campus can now get the extra fuel they need for the fall term. Coffee 101, located on the ground floor of the Lawrence W. Tyree Library, has reopened. Coffee, snacks and other goodies are available. What else is at the library? Wi-Fi! Students are … Continue reading Grounds for Celebrating! Coffee 101 Reopens.