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U.S. Department of Commerce Invests to Expand SF’s CIED

 May 24, 2019 – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $4.8 million grant to Santa Fe College, to help rebuild and expand the Santa Fe College Center for Innovation and Economic Development (CIED) at the Blount Center. The project, to be located in a … Continue reading U.S. Department of Commerce Invests to Expand SF’s CIED

Carmen Suite Headlines the 2019-2020 SF Fine Arts Performance Season

May 23, 2019 – Santa Fe College’s Fine Arts department invites you to the 2019-2020 season. Filled with favorites including the fall and spring plays, Holiday at Santa Fe, Jazz Up Spring and many more performances from SF students in music, dance, visual arts and theatre. The Fine Arts Hall will also host nationally and … Continue reading Carmen Suite Headlines the 2019-2020 SF Fine Arts Performance Season

SF faculty members standing outside the Blount Center with guitars they made as part of the Guitars, Rockets and Robots program at the college.

SF Faculty Train in Guitar, Rocket and Robot Building to Prepare for New Fall Course

May 22, 2019 – A group of Santa Fe College faculty and staff trained in guitar, rocket and robot building over the past month to prepare for an innovative new course that will premier in the fall. Wide World of Science (course ISC1006) is a hands-on, project-based class that uses guitar building, rocket launching, and … Continue reading SF Faculty Train in Guitar, Rocket and Robot Building to Prepare for New Fall Course

SF Student Talent Is on Stage and Backstage at “Room to Dance,” June 14-15, 2019

May 22, 2019 – Santa Fe College students will be dancing on stage and working backstage when the Dance Theatre of Santa Fe (DTSF) presents “Room to Dance” at 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, June 14-15, 2019, in the  SF Fine Arts Hall. Tickets are $15 for adults; $9 for seniors, children and University of Florida students; and … Continue reading SF Student Talent Is on Stage and Backstage at “Room to Dance,” June 14-15, 2019

Summer 2019 Parking Reminder for Students, Faculty and Staff

May 21, 2019 – Even though there is less traffic on the Northwest Campus for summer term, the Santa Fe College Police Department (SFPD) would like to remind students, faculty and staff that the rules for parking remain in effect. If you have an employee parking decal, you may park in any designated parking area other … Continue reading Summer 2019 Parking Reminder for Students, Faculty and Staff

CPPI Honored for SF’s Institute of Public Safety Expansion Project

May 20, 2019 – Earlier this month, Santa Fe College Director of Planning and Construction, Rebecca Rogers attended the annual Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Florida Gulf Coast Annual Awards Presentation Banquet. At the banquet CPPI was awarded three Excellence in Construction Eagle Awards. One of the awards received was for the recent expansion project for … Continue reading CPPI Honored for SF’s Institute of Public Safety Expansion Project

African Humanities Students Explore History and Culture with Instagram Project at the Harn

May 20, 2019 – Santa Fe College students taking the African Humanities course were able to experience the African Art Collection at the Harn Museum of Art. The visit to the Harn was part of an assignment that required students to use Instagram to highlight African culture and influences. The project was titled “Africa in … Continue reading African Humanities Students Explore History and Culture with Instagram Project at the Harn

Santa Fe College’s Fine Arts Department Presents “Grand Hotel” May 23-24 and May 30-June 1, 2019

May 17, 2019 – Berlin, 1928:  World War I is over and Germany is, for a short time, the cultural and cosmopolitan center of Europe. Guests at a once-grand hotel are looking forward to the future, but they don’t know that the U.S. stock market is only one year from crashing and immense social changes … Continue reading Santa Fe College’s Fine Arts Department Presents “Grand Hotel” May 23-24 and May 30-June 1, 2019

2019 S.T.A.R. Award Nominees and Winner

May 14, 2019 – Each year, Santa Fe College honors full-time Career Service employees with S.T.A.R. Awards. The Career Service Council accepts nominations near the end of spring term, reviews the submissions and one employee is honored for their dedicated service to the college and advancing SF’s mission of adding value to the lives of … Continue reading 2019 S.T.A.R. Award Nominees and Winner

GRU Offers “Brighter Tomorrow” Scholarships for SF Students

May 13, 2019 – Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) is offering four “Brighter Tomorrow” scholarships for current and prospective Santa Fe College students who have selected engineering (or an engineering-related field) as their program of study. The scholarships are valued at $1000 per year for up to four years. The deadline to apply is Friday, July 19, 2019. … Continue reading GRU Offers “Brighter Tomorrow” Scholarships for SF Students

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SF Foundation Scholarship Deadlines Approaching

May 13, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Foundation is currently accepting applications for scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year. Anyone interested in applying for a scholarship from the SF Foundation must first be granted admission through the SF Admissions Office. Although scholarship applications are accepted year-round, priority dates for 2019-2020 are as follows: Fall … Continue reading SF Foundation Scholarship Deadlines Approaching

Santa Fe College EMS Paramedic Students Take Third in State Competition

  May 9, 2019 – Students in Santa Fe College’s EMS Paramedic program took third place in the ShandsCair Critical Care Team state EMS Student Paramedic Competition held in conjunction with their Critical Care Conference. The competition, held Monday, May 6, was sponsored by ShandsCair and hosted at the SF’s Institute of Public Safety (IPS). Teams competed in … Continue reading Santa Fe College EMS Paramedic Students Take Third in State Competition

SF Athletics: Seven Baseball and Four Softball Players Earn MFC Honors

May 6, 2019 – The Mid-Florida Conference All-Conference teams for 2019 saw seven Santa Fe College baseball and four softball players chosen. SF’s baseball team was also honored with the MFC Defensive Player of the Year award. On the baseball team, First Team All-Conference includes Anthony Arguelles, a freshman right-handed pitcher (5-0, 3.17 ERA) with … Continue reading SF Athletics: Seven Baseball and Four Softball Players Earn MFC Honors

Sarah Cervone, SF Brand Ambassador for April 2019, holding a plush Caesar mascot.

Congratulations to Sarah Cervone, SF Brand Ambassador for April 2019

May 1, 2019 – It’s unusual for faculty to work with Communications & Creative Services, since they have the Center for Academic Technologies to help with their instructional materials. But when a faculty member works beyond the classroom, organizing recruiting events that put the Santa Fe College brand on the map in our local community, … Continue reading Congratulations to Sarah Cervone, SF Brand Ambassador for April 2019

Santa Fe College Student Alec Kissoondyal Wins Again

April 26, 2019 – April has been a good month for Santa Fe College Student Ambassador and Florida Hemingway Society Student Ambassador Alec Kissoondyal. Alec was accepted to the F. Scott Fitzgerald Conference in France to present his paper on Fitzgerald and Hemingway. Earlier this month he was awarded a John Kuehl Travel Fellowship to … Continue reading Santa Fe College Student Alec Kissoondyal Wins Again

Presidential Search Consultant Named and Search Committee Members Selected

April 4, 2019 – The District Board of Trustees of Santa Fe College has selected AGB Search to provide consulting services to assist the college in recruiting and selecting the next SF President following President Jackson Sasser’s announcement that he will be retiring in early 2020.  AGB Search has served as the presidential search consultant … Continue reading Presidential Search Consultant Named and Search Committee Members Selected

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First 200 SF Employees to Complete New Mandatory Training Will Receive a Free Gift

April 3, 2019 – Santa Fe College is rolling out two new online employee training courses: FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) and Cybersecurity. These training courses are designed to give SF faculty and staff the information they need to protect student information, and provide a fundamental understanding of computer security and their roles … Continue reading First 200 SF Employees to Complete New Mandatory Training Will Receive a Free Gift