June 13, 2017 – Santa Fe College adjunct professor Haydee Britton, will present Saturday, June 17, at 11 a.m. at the Alachua County Library Headquarters (meeting room B) in Gainesville. The topic will be about her work with the children of the Democratic Republic of the Congo while working for the United Nations Child Protection … Continue reading Haydee Britton of the ESL Lab presents “Children of the Congo”
June 13, 2017 – The Santa Fe College AFC Chapter will meet Tuesday, June 20 at 12 p.m. in building S, room 326/327 for lunch and a legislative update. Mike Brawer, AFC executive director, and SF legislative liaison, Liam McClay, will be guest speakers and available to answer any questions. A bbq lunch will be served; … Continue reading AFC Member Luncheon and Legislative Update
June 12, 2017 – Join Dr. Sasser for a college-wide meeting to discuss Santa Fe College’s budget for the 2017-2018 academic year. The meeting is scheduled for Monday, June 19 at 1:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Hall. This meeting is important and will be of interest to everyone at the college. Please invite your … Continue reading College-wide budget meeting June 19
June 13, 2017 – Santa Fe College plans farewell reception for Aminah Harris, the Coordinator for My Brothers Keeper. Make plans to attend the reception Thursday, June 22 from 2-4 p.m. in building S, room 254. Please join her colleagues as they wish her success in her future journey.
June 13, 2017 – Santa Fe College CT3 will begin the June 26 summer session of its Certificate for Online Design and Instruction (CODI). This is an intensive course that grounds online teaching practice in researched-based approaches. CODI is offered completely online and though there is a firm end date of mid-August, participants can pace … Continue reading CODI Summer 2017
June 12, 2017 – Santa Fe College for Kids had its Counselor in Training orientation on Thursday, June 8. Over 30 high school students participated in the training were they learned about different leadership and communication skills. These 15 to 18 year-old students are getting ready to assist Santa Fe College instructors and staff with the summer … Continue reading High school students participate in Leadership Training
June 13, 2017 – For the second year in a row, Santa Fe College Saints pitcher Troy Bacon heard his name called at the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft, this time in the fourth round (110 overall) by the Atlanta Braves. In 2016, the Colorado Rockies drafted Bacon in the 37th round, but failed … Continue reading SF Baseball: Troy Bacon Drafted by Atlanta Braves in Fourth Round of MLB Draft
June 13, 2017 – Santa Fe College CT3 will be offering a day-long Quality Matters workshop on June 26. This workshop is designed to introduce faculty to the Quality Matters rubric, a nationally recognized tool used to evaluate the design of online courses. In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the 43-item rubric and … Continue reading Quality Matters Workshop on June 26
June 12, 2017 – Santa Fe College Executive Council meeting is scheduled for Tuesday June 13 at 3:30 p.m. in Building P room 160. Please forward Agenda items to David Price at firstname.lastname@example.org or Art Grant at email@example.com. Current agenda includes a review from the Professional committee about their progress on 3.9 and 3.9P. The full report should be … Continue reading Executive Council meeting June 13
June 12, 2017 – The Santa Fe College Andrews Center has 48 students enrolled in the Jr. College For Kids program and the Science program is full with 24 students for the week of June 5 through June 9. This program is for ages 6-10 who are going into the second through fifth grades for the 2017-18 school year. This … Continue reading Jr. College for Kids and Exploring Science at the Andrews Center
June 12, 2017 – Join the Santa Fe College Sponsored Projects Office on Friday, June 16, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in R-01 for the monthly Grants 101 session. This month’s session will be “Shimmer – Make Your Good Proposal GREAT.” For projects to be funded, the proposal needs to stand out and speak passionately. Bev … Continue reading Shimmer – Make Your Good Proposal GREAT
June 9, 2017 – The date of the Santa Fe College board of trustees meeting for June has change from 4 p.m. on June 20, 2017, to 4 p.m on June 19, 2017.
June 7, 2017 – Beginning in Fall 2017, Santa Fe College will offer Saturday courses at the Blount Center in downtown Gainesville in addition to the center’s regular Monday-Friday classes. “We are starting the Saturday program with a first-year schedule,” said SF Dean of Educational Centers Cheryl Calhoun. “As classes fill and demand grows, we will … Continue reading Santa Fe College to Offer Saturday Classes, SF Centers Offer Classes Close to Home
June 7, 2017 – Santa Fe College and Tobacco Free Florida will offer a Smoking Cessation Workshop Wednesday, June 21, 2017, from 2-4 p.m. in Room R-01 on the Northwest campus. The workshop is free to Santa Fe College faculty and staff, and the community. Quitting tobacco is not easy; Tobacco Free Florida offers free … Continue reading Quit Your Way…Smoking Cessation Workshop
June 6, 2017 – Santa Fe College is announcing that several summer classroom renovations are underway in B, E, and J Buildings on the Northwest campus through early August. Please notify Jessica Vander Biezen (5556) or the facilities front desk (5521) if you have any questions or concerns.
June 1, 2017 – The U.S. Department of State and Partners of the Americas are pleased to announce that Santa Fe College in Gainesville, Florida, is one of the recipients of the 2017 Capacity Building Grants for U.S. Undergraduate Study Abroad. Each winning institution will be awarded up to $42,000 to increase and diversify participation in … Continue reading Santa Fe College Wins One of the Capacity Building Grants for U.S. Undergraduate Study Abroad
June 1, 2017 – The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season officially begins June 1, 2017, and will end November 30, 2017. We encourage you to be prepared. Bookmark several weather sites for convenience – and remember to download the Safe Santa Fe app. Official watches, warnings and forecasts will be issued by The National Hurricane Center. In addition … Continue reading The Atlantic Hurricane Season begins June 1
Santa Fe College is conducting a surplus sale on three vehicles. The vehicles can be viewed Tuesday and Wednesday, June 6-7, 2017 in the building U parking lot. The bid document (when released), with lot listings, can be downloaded from the SF Purchasing Bids and Solicitations website http://www.sfcollege.edu/finance/purchasing/index
May 31, 2017 – Santa Fe College Community Education is offering the course “A Rosé by Any Other Name.” In this class, an array of rosé wines from Provence to Napa are evaluated and compared with a quick guide to the fundamentals of wine tasting. Served with beautiful French table cheeses and baguette! NOTE: You … Continue reading A Rosé by Any Other Name
May 31, 2017 – Santa Fe College Community Education is offering the course Wine Tasting 101. This class is great for beginners and a fantastic refresher for wine pros! Wine vocabulary, flavor profiles, aromas and finishes, how to decipher wine labels, and how to understand wine reviews will all be covered while tasting unique wine … Continue reading Community Ed – Wine Tasting 101
May 31, 2017 – Santa Fe College is hosting a meditation workshop Friday, June 9, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. on the second floor of the library in room Y-239. The instructor is Pat Breslin and he has been practicing and teaching meditation for over 40 years. Pat will review the main forms of meditation practiced … Continue reading Meditation Workshop