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Santa Fe College Will Be Open Friday, Nov. 13 for All Normal College Operations

November 12, 2020 – Santa Fe College will be open Friday, Nov.13, for all student instruction and services and will resume all normal college operations. The college announced it would be closed Thursday in advance of Tropical Storm Eta. The storm passed over the SF service district of Alachua and Bradford counties in the early … Continue reading Santa Fe College Will Be Open Friday, Nov. 13 for All Normal College Operations

Message from SF President Broadie – SF Closed Thursday

November 11, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D. announced that the college will be closed Thursday, Nov. 12. Below is his statement to the college community. Dear Santa Fe Family,   The safety of our students, faculty and staff is our primary concern. Therefore, due to the approach of Hurricane Eta, Santa … Continue reading Message from SF President Broadie – SF Closed Thursday

Eta Now a Hurricane – SF Emergency Management Team Meeting This Morning

November 11, 2020 – 10:04 a.m. – Eta has gained strength and become a hurricane. The storm is currently expected to weaken before making landfall on Florida’s west coast, but the storm is expected to have some impact on the Santa Fe College service district of Alachua and Bradford counties early Thursday morning. Currently, as … Continue reading Eta Now a Hurricane – SF Emergency Management Team Meeting This Morning

Strong Thunderstorms Possible Through the Weekend

August 21, 2020 – The administration and emergency management at Santa Fe College are monitoring the weather over the weekend and into the first week of classes for the fall term. The National Weather Service is calling for the potential for strong to severe thunderstorms, especially through Saturday afternoon. The storms could include heavy rains, … Continue reading Strong Thunderstorms Possible Through the Weekend

Notice for Employees Getting Tested for COVID-19 Next Week

August 13, 2020 – The Health Department will be on the Northwest Campus Monday, Aug. 17, from 1 to 4:30 p.m. to administer COVID-19 testing for athletes, faculty and staff. Thank you to everyone who called to make an appointment. Testing sign up is currently full. A few quick reminders for everyone that scheduled an … Continue reading Notice for Employees Getting Tested for COVID-19 Next Week

SF Updates COVID-19 Safety Protocol on Exposure

August 6, 2020 – In accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines, Santa Fe College has updated the college’s COVID-19 Exposure Protocol. Earlier this week, the CDC provided clarification on quarantining, exposure and what constitutes close contact. SF has adjusted the language in the Exposure Protocol accordingly. Although the college community … Continue reading SF Updates COVID-19 Safety Protocol on Exposure

SF Leadership Releases Complete List From Wednesday’s Town Hall Q&A

August 4, 2020 – Following the July 29 Santa Fe College Town Hall, SF Executive Leadership and other panelists received the complete list of submitted questions. Knowing that they would not be able to answer every question, President Paul Broadie and the college vice presidents wanted to make sure to address the concerns of the … Continue reading SF Leadership Releases Complete List From Wednesday’s Town Hall Q&A

Tropical Storm Isaias Weakens as it Approaches Florida Peninsula

August 2, 2020 – Santa Fe College administration and the SF Emergency Management team met throughout the weekend tracking Tropical Storm Isaias to see what impacts it may have on the Santa Fe College service district of Alachua and Bradford counties. At the 8 a.m. Sunday advisory, the National Hurricane Center is reporting that Isaias is located … Continue reading Tropical Storm Isaias Weakens as it Approaches Florida Peninsula

The tracking map of Tropical Storm Isaias, as of 8 a.m. Friday, July 31.

Hurricane Isaias Tracks Toward East, Rain and Wind Possible for SF Service District

July 31, 2020 – Santa Fe College administration and the SF Emergency Management team are continuing to follow the track of Hurricane Isaias as its track heads toward the Florida peninsula. At the 8 a.m. Friday advisory, the National Hurricane Center is reporting that Isaias has sustained winds of 80 mph and is moving northwest … Continue reading Hurricane Isaias Tracks Toward East, Rain and Wind Possible for SF Service District

The tracking map of Tropical Storm Isaias, as of 8 a.m. Thursday, July 30.

Santa Fe College is Monitoring the Track of Tropical Storm Isaias

July 30, 2020 – Tropical Storm Isaias became the ninth named storm of the 2020 hurricane season Wednesday evening. As of 8 a.m. Thursday, the National Hurricane Center is reporting that Isaias has sustained winds of 60 mph and is moving northwest at 20 mph. For the Santa Fe College service district, wind and rain … Continue reading Santa Fe College is Monitoring the Track of Tropical Storm Isaias

COVID-19 Testing Opportunity at SF August 17

July 29, 2020 – Santa Fe College is partnering with the Florida Department of Health in Alachua County to provide another free, voluntary COVID-19 testing site for all full-time and part-time faculty and staff. TempForce talent as well as staff from the SF Food Court, SF Bookstore, and Coffee 101 Café are also welcome to test. Testing will be offered on … Continue reading COVID-19 Testing Opportunity at SF August 17

SF Releases Return to Campus Guide in Advance of Wednesday’s Town Hall

July 28, 2020 – Santa Fe College released their Return to Campus Guide Tuesday afternoon. The guide explains the five-level system the college is using in the phased return of employees and instructs all students, faculty and staff on how to prepare for a return to any SF property. There is also information on the … Continue reading SF Releases Return to Campus Guide in Advance of Wednesday’s Town Hall

SF Leadership Provides Fall Semester Information at Wednesday’s Town Hall Meeting

July 27, 2020 – As Santa Fe College continues preparations for the return on on-site instruction, President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D., and the SF vice presidents will hold a college-wide town hall meeting Wednesday, July 29, starting at 2:30 p.m. The town hall will be live-streamed – similar to past convocations, graduations, special events and … Continue reading SF Leadership Provides Fall Semester Information at Wednesday’s Town Hall Meeting

President Broadie Presents Return to Campus Plan to the College Community

July 24, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II addressed the college community Friday afternoon about safety measures taken in advance of the fall term. Since moving all instruction and student services online in mid-March, the college has implemented numerous safety measures in advance of the return to onsite operations in the fall … Continue reading President Broadie Presents Return to Campus Plan to the College Community

Faculty and Staff Can Access COVID-19 Professional Development Training Module on SF COVID-19 Webpages

July 22, 2020 – The college-approved COVID-19 professional development training module is now available to all SF faculty and staff on the college’s COVID-19 webpages. The training, Safe Santa Fe: COVID-19 Employee, is designed to provide information about COVID-19 and how it spreads. You will also learn steps you can take to protect yourself, make … Continue reading Faculty and Staff Can Access COVID-19 Professional Development Training Module on SF COVID-19 Webpages

SF Leadership Team to Hold Town Hall Meeting July 29

July 21, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D., and the SF vice presidents will hold a college-wide town hall meeting Wednesday, July 29, starting at 2:30 p.m. The town hall, which will be held via Zoom, will cover safety protocols, projection for on-site student instruction for the fall term, procedures in … Continue reading SF Leadership Team to Hold Town Hall Meeting July 29

SF Establishes COVID-19 Safety Training for Students

July 21, 2020 – Consistent with Santa Fe College’s ongoing commitment to provide a safe environment for its students, faculty and staff, the college has developed a short online training class for students to help them identify how the virus spreads and ways to prevent transmission, to recognize the symptoms of coronavirus, and to use … Continue reading SF Establishes COVID-19 Safety Training for Students

Santa Fe College Releases Exposure Protocol Document

July 16, 2020 – As Santa Fe College prepares for some onsite instruction for the fall term, college administration has released a COVID-19 Exposure protocol that details the college’s plan in the event of a COVID-19 positive individual being on college property and potentially exposing others to the pandemic. Since shifting to online instruction and … Continue reading Santa Fe College Releases Exposure Protocol Document

How to Access Additional COVID-19 Signs for Your Workspace

July 16, 2020 – As the college begins to bring students, faculty and staff back to the Northwest Campus and all of the SF educational centers, you will notice many different signs in place designed to enhance a safer environment. There are signs posted on entry doors, reminding you to self-assess your health, instructions to … Continue reading How to Access Additional COVID-19 Signs for Your Workspace