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President Broadie Releases Statement to College Community About Returning to On-Campus Activities

May 30, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D., released the following statement about the phased-in return to on-campus activities Friday evening.   Dear Santa Fe family, Let me begin by telling you how proud I am of the incredible work you have been doing as we have spent the last two … Continue reading President Broadie Releases Statement to College Community About Returning to On-Campus Activities

Santa Fe College Joins Area Law Enforcement on Statement on Minneapolis

May 29, 2020 – The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office released a joint statement with the Gainesville Police Department, Alachua Police Department, High Springs Police Department, the University Police Department and the Santa Fe College Police Department about the importance of partnership with our community. The statement follows.   May 29, 2020 Alachua County Law Enforcement … Continue reading Santa Fe College Joins Area Law Enforcement on Statement on Minneapolis

COVID-19 Testing Opportunity for SF Faculty and Staff

May 29, 2020 – Santa Fe College is partnering with the Florida Department of Health in Alachua County to provide a free voluntary drive-thru COVID-19 testing site for all full-time and part-time faculty, staff, Tempforce, SF Food Court staff, SF Bookstore staff, Coffee 101 Café staff, and members of their families who are ages 10 and older. Testing will be … Continue reading COVID-19 Testing Opportunity for SF Faculty and Staff

SF’s Tenth Habitat for Humanity House Rolls Off Northwest Campus

May 29, 2020 – For ten years now, students in Santa Fe College’s Construction and Technical programs have partnered with Habitat for Humanity to build a home for a family in North Central Florida. Thursday morning, the latest house rolled off the Northwest Campus to its permanent location in Gainesville. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, which … Continue reading SF’s Tenth Habitat for Humanity House Rolls Off Northwest Campus

Dr. Broadie’s Message to the College Community Offers COVID Testing Opportunity

May 28, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D. released a new video to the college community Thursday afternoon. After a moment of silence for those who lost their lives to the COVID-19 pandemic, the president discussed the progress in the safe phased-in return to campus. The college has developed a COVID-19 … Continue reading Dr. Broadie’s Message to the College Community Offers COVID Testing Opportunity

College-Wide Proposed Budget Presentation Scheduled for Wednesday, June 3

May 28, 2020 – Santa Fe College will present the proposed 2020-2021 budget to the college community at 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 3, via live stream. The proposed budget is pending review and approval from the Board of Trustees at their next scheduled meeting. The event, which has traditionally been presented in the SF Fine … Continue reading College-Wide Proposed Budget Presentation Scheduled for Wednesday, June 3

SF’s Educational Talent Search Program Wins the 2020 AFC Student Development Commission’s Exemplary Practice Award

May 26, 2020 – The Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) Student Development Commission recognizes outstanding programs and professionals in the student development field. Judges from across the state screen applicants down to three finalists. Last week, those finalists presented at the AFC Student Development Commission Virtual Conference hosted by Seminole State College. Santa Fe College’s … Continue reading SF’s Educational Talent Search Program Wins the 2020 AFC Student Development Commission’s Exemplary Practice Award

Career Service Announces 2020 Career Service STAR Award Nominees and Recipient

May 22, 2020 – Each year, Santa Fe College’s Career Service Council recognizes an employee to show appreciation for the employee’s active service and achievements, to motivate all employees to continue good performance, loyalty to SF and dedication to Career Service staff. This employee needs to have exceptional performance in the areas of Service, Teamwork, … Continue reading Career Service Announces 2020 Career Service STAR Award Nominees and Recipient

Continuing Education Summer Courses Are Now Available

May 20, 2020 – In order to adapt to COVID-19 safety requirements, all Continuing Education courses at Santa Fe College will be offered online for the Summer 2020 term. SF Continuing Education offers a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the internet. These non-degree programs and workshops focus on … Continue reading Continuing Education Summer Courses Are Now Available

Room To Dance ON CAMERA! Is June 12-13, 2020, on the SF Fine Arts Department Website

May 19, 2020 – When Santa Fe College switched from on-campus to online classes because of COVID-19 in early March, student choreographers had already been selected to create works for Dance Theatre of Santa Fe’s annual summer show. The impossibility of in-person rehearsals meant that “Room to Dance” faced a dim future. But with the … Continue reading Room To Dance ON CAMERA! Is June 12-13, 2020, on the SF Fine Arts Department Website

College For Kids Goes Online for 2020 at Santa Fe College

May 19, 2020 – For more than 20 years, Santa Fe College’s Community Education program has provided young people in our community a fun learning-filled summer experience at both the Northwest Campus in Gainesville and the Andrews Center in Starke with College for Kids (CFK). Because of the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing recommendations, in-person … Continue reading College For Kids Goes Online for 2020 at Santa Fe College

Santa Fe College Proposing Changes to User Fees and Fines for 2020-2021

May 19, 2020 – The District Board of Trustees of Santa Fe College reviews and approves the User Fees and Fines Schedules each June, within the guidelines approved by the Florida Legislature. The fees shall not exceed the cost of the services provided and shall be charged only to persons receiving the services. At SF, … Continue reading Santa Fe College Proposing Changes to User Fees and Fines for 2020-2021

Fourth Week SF’s Focus on Wellness Starts Wednesday, May 20

May 19, 2020 – While we are all social distancing, staying home and focused on health, safety and our wellbeing, SF’s Human Resources is providing links to a variety of benefits-related topics. HR is also holding a contest surrounding participation in at least 2 wellness-related activities each week. In order to qualify for contest prizes, … Continue reading Fourth Week SF’s Focus on Wellness Starts Wednesday, May 20

SF’s GRRATE Wins Award at STEM Showcase

May 18, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Guitars, Rocketry, Robotics Advanced Technological Education (GRRATE) program won the Facilitators’ Choice Award for their submission to the 2020 STEM for All Video Showcase. Earlier this month, nearly 700 presenters and co-presenters shared 171 short videos highlighting innovations in STEM education. Only 15 of these videos were awarded … Continue reading SF’s GRRATE Wins Award at STEM Showcase

International Education Will Host Virtual Tour of Brazil May 19

May 15, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s International Education office is hosting a virtual world tour to Brazil Tuesday, May 19 from 9 – 10 a.m. Students from the State University of Sao Paolo (Universidade Estadual Paulista Julio de Mesquita Filho, UNESP) will introduce us to Brazilian music, food, literature, and education. You can join the … Continue reading International Education Will Host Virtual Tour of Brazil May 19

Zookeepers Fawning Over New SF Teaching Zoo Key Deer Arrival

May 15, 2020 – In a time where we can feel dispirited and uncertain, conservation continues. This week brings a little ray of sunshine to the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to brighten our spirits. Nearly a decade ago, the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo began construction on the Florida Wilderness Trail, which would be … Continue reading Zookeepers Fawning Over New SF Teaching Zoo Key Deer Arrival

SF President Broadie Marks First Hundred Days in Weekly Message to College Community

May 13, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D., delivered his weekly message to the college community Wednesday afternoon. The president delivered his remarks from the Charles Perry Construction Institute, where SF students had been working on their 10th Habitat for Humanity house as part of the curriculum in the college’s Construction … Continue reading SF President Broadie Marks First Hundred Days in Weekly Message to College Community

Safe Santa Fe App Updated with COVID-19 Information

May 12, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Safe Santa Fe app has been updated to include the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic. As the college continues to operate remotely, and works toward the eventual return to on campus activities, get the most updated information from the Safe Santa Fe app. The Safe Santa Fe … Continue reading Safe Santa Fe App Updated with COVID-19 Information