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Join the SF Counseling Center for “Striking Down Stress” This Summer

June 18, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Counseling Center will be hosting a series of workshops this summer on “Striking Down Stress.” These one-hour sessions, held Thursdays in July and August from 1 – 2 p.m., will focus on developing skills to navigate through stressful situations that come up during the course of the … Continue reading Join the SF Counseling Center for “Striking Down Stress” This Summer

Santa Fe College’s New International Center Holding Open House June 19

June 18, 2018 – Santa Fe College students, faculty and staff are welcome to celebrate the new SF International Center in Building S, Room 310. An open house will be held Tuesday, June 19, from 2 – 4 p.m. The International Center will house SF’s International Education programs, International Student Services, International Student Support and … Continue reading Santa Fe College’s New International Center Holding Open House June 19

Learn about Grant Writing at a Grants 101 Session Wednesday

June 18, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Sponsored Projects Office will be offering a new Grants 101 session Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The focus of the session will be on how to search for new grants, collecting the necessary data, and how to prepare a winning grant proposal. … Continue reading Learn about Grant Writing at a Grants 101 Session Wednesday

BACK TO WORK 50+ Holding Workshops in June and July

June 15, 2018 – BACK TO WORK 50+ at Santa Fe College will be holding a series of workshops for job seekers 50 years of age and older. The Seven Smart Strategies For 50+ Jobseekers Workshop will give participants the opportunity to get help on updating job search strategies, interview techniques and networking opportunities. Call … Continue reading BACK TO WORK 50+ Holding Workshops in June and July

Proposed Changes to Santa Fe College’s User Fees and Fines

Note – Article re-published from May 21, 2018 – also available on District Board of Trustees Public Notices Page The District Board of Trustees at Santa Fe College reviews and approves the User Fees and Fines Schedules for each June, within the guidelines approved by the Florida Legislature. The fees shall not exceed the cost … Continue reading Proposed Changes to Santa Fe College’s User Fees and Fines

Travel Discounts for AFC Members

June 12, 2018 – Santa Fe College employees who are also AFC members can enjoy a number of discounts on products and services this summer and all year long. Some of the discounts include: Rental Car Discounts: Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise and Hertz Discounts to Orlando Magic Basketball Games: AFC Members save on the gate … Continue reading Travel Discounts for AFC Members

Yvonne Amundson Retirement Celebration Wednesday, June 20

June 12, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Sponsored Projects Office will be holding a retirement reception for Yvonne Amundson, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in S 29/30. Yvonne has held the position of Coordinator for Grants and Projects for 11 years at Santa Fe College.  Yvonne has been instrumental in numerous … Continue reading Yvonne Amundson Retirement Celebration Wednesday, June 20

Reward of Up to $1000 Offered for Return of Missing Zoo Animals.

June 12, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is still hoping for the return of the two gopher tortoises and two box turtles taken from the zoo during the overnight hours May 23. A reward of up to $1000 for the safe return of the four missing animals has been issued. The animals … Continue reading Reward of Up to $1000 Offered for Return of Missing Zoo Animals.

Dr. Sasser Announces College-Wide Budget Meeting June 18

June 11, 2018 – Santa Fe College President Dr. Jackson N. Sasser has called a college-wide meeting for Monday, June 18, 2018, at 2 p.m. His full message is below.   Santa Fe College Family: As part of my commitment to keep you informed fully, I have scheduled a college-wide meeting to discuss SF’s 2018-2019 … Continue reading Dr. Sasser Announces College-Wide Budget Meeting June 18

Santa Fe College Fitness Center Hours for July

June 11, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Fitness Center will have reduced hours during the first week of July. The SF Fitness Center will be open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, June 2, 3, 5 and 6, from 6:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. The SF Fitness Center will be closed Wednesday, July 4, 2018, for … Continue reading Santa Fe College Fitness Center Hours for July

SF Employees can Take Advantage of Vacation Deals with Tickets at Work

June 11, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Human Resources office wants to remind all SF employees of an additional benefit available. All employees can get discounted tickets to water parks, theme parks and other vacation destinations through Tickets at Work. This month, they are offering savings of up to 50 percent on water parks. SF … Continue reading SF Employees can Take Advantage of Vacation Deals with Tickets at Work

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Reward Issued for Missing SF Teaching Zoo Animals

June 8, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is continuing their investigation into the theft of animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo. Crime Stoppers has issued a reward of up to $500 for the safe return of each of the four remaining missing animals taken from the SF Teaching Zoo. A … Continue reading Reward Issued for Missing SF Teaching Zoo Animals

Help SF Professor Chris Raye After Home Was Struck By Lightning

June 8, 2018 – Santa Fe College Psychology professor Chris Raye’s home was destroyed by a lightning strike Sunday, June 3. There has been a GoFundMe page set up by one of his neighbors to assist in raising money to help Chris and his family during this time. If you are able to give, please … Continue reading Help SF Professor Chris Raye After Home Was Struck By Lightning

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Sabal Trail Community Scholarship Available for CTE Programs

June 8, 2018 – The Sabal Trail Community Scholarship is now available through the Santa Fe College Foundation. This scholarship was established to provide assistance to students entering one of the Career and Technical Education certificate or apprenticeship programs including Emergency Response, or one of the STEM degree programs. Scholarships are available for both full … Continue reading Sabal Trail Community Scholarship Available for CTE Programs

Third Suspect Arrested in SF Teaching Zoo Burglary

June 7, 2018 – A third suspect has been arrested in connection with the theft of 11 animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo. Daniel Jose Dipasquale is charged with attempting to deal in stolen merchandise. Dipasquale is accused of offering $3,000 to purchase Mani, the squirrel monkey that was taken from the SF … Continue reading Third Suspect Arrested in SF Teaching Zoo Burglary

Toner and Ink Cartridges available to SF Departments for Free

June 7, 2018 – Santa Fe College departments can access toner and ink cartridges available in surplus property storage. View a complete list of toner & ink cartridges to determine if any of the available cartridges fit your department’s computers. These cartridges are available for free to any SF department that can use them. Please contact Tyffany … Continue reading Toner and Ink Cartridges available to SF Departments for Free

Mani the squirrel monkey was one of the seven animals recovered Monday afternoon.

Santa Fe College Police Recover Some Animals Missing From SF Teaching Zoo

June 4, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Police Department, working in conjunction with the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, has recovered many of the animals missing from the SF Teaching Zoo. Three Florida box turtles, two red-foot tortoises, a skink and a squirrel monkey were recovered from an apartment near the Northwest Campus. The SFPD … Continue reading Santa Fe College Police Recover Some Animals Missing From SF Teaching Zoo

SFPD Welcomes Two New Dispatchers

June 4, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Police Department welcomes new dispatchers Kaylen Schroeder and Sean Geiger to the SFPD. Both dispatchers took and passed the Florida Department of Health 9-1-1 Public Safety Telecommunicator Exam. Passing this test is the last step in a lengthy training period to become certified to answer emergency calls and … Continue reading SFPD Welcomes Two New Dispatchers

SF Payroll Reminder: Check Your IRS Withholding

June 4, 2018 – All Santa Fe College employees are encouraged to check their tax withholding using the IRS Withholding Calculator. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed by Congress in December 2017 has made a significant change in the Federal Income Tax Tables for the 2018 tax year. In addition to the changes in … Continue reading SF Payroll Reminder: Check Your IRS Withholding