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College Senate Agenda for January 26, 2021

January 25, 2021 – The Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. on a Zoom call to practice social distancing. The agenda follows: CALL TO ORDER APPROVAL OF MINUTES – January 12, 2021 COMMUNICATION FROM COLLEGE PRESIDENT COMMUNICATION FROM SENATE PRESIDENT50+ Mailing Lists ANNOUNCEMENTSSenate Officer Elections 2021-2022 – Kathie … Continue reading College Senate Agenda for January 26, 2021

SF’s Brain Bowl Team Prepares for National Tournament

January 25, 2021 – Brain Bowl is an academic quiz tournament in which teams from different school compete against each other answering questions on topics as diverse as literature, art, history, geography, mathematics, sciences and popular culture. The Santa Fe College Brain Bowl team has been very active this academic year and made some exquisite … Continue reading SF’s Brain Bowl Team Prepares for National Tournament

Faculty and Staff Headshot Photographs Scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 28

January 22, 2021 – Santa Fe College faculty and staff members who would like to have a new professional headshot photograph can do so Thursday, Jan. 28, from noon until 3:30 p.m. outside the Marketing & Communications office in Building P, Room 238. In order to enhance safety, mitigate the risk of the COVID-19 global … Continue reading Faculty and Staff Headshot Photographs Scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 28

1098-T Tuition Statement Forms Now Available on eSantaFe

January 22, 2021 – The IRS Form 1098-T, Tuition Statement, is currently available on eSantaFe under the Finance tab for students that have elected to receive their statement electronically. Students can also view prior year 1098-T forms by selecting the tax year from the dropdown menu on eSantaFe. For students that elected to receive the … Continue reading 1098-T Tuition Statement Forms Now Available on eSantaFe

picture of the north facing side of the Jackson N. Sasser Fine Arts Hall.

New Sign Marks Jackson N. Sasser Fine Arts Hall at Santa Fe College

January 21, 2021 – New signage has been installed at the Fine Arts Hall on Santa Fe College’s Northwest Campus in honor of its former president, Dr. Jackson N. Sasser. Last year, the SF District Board of Trustees announced the renaming of the Fine Arts Hall as the Jackson N. Sasser Fine Arts Hall and … Continue reading New Sign Marks Jackson N. Sasser Fine Arts Hall at Santa Fe College

Association of Black Faculty and Staff Will Meet Jan. 28

January 21, 2021 – The Association of Black Faculty and Staff (ABFS) will hold their next general meeting Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, at 2 p.m. via Zoom.  You will need to register in advance to attend the meeting at sfcollege.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEpdu-hrTorE9dYmCvtXfxDKuYoryQ2161b After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. The meeting … Continue reading Association of Black Faculty and Staff Will Meet Jan. 28

Tom Mallini Becomes SF’s Third Trustee Emeritus

January 19, 2021 – The Santa Fe College District Board of Trustees honored outgoing Trustee G. Thomas Mallini with the status of Trustee Emeritus at their meeting Tuesday afternoon. Mallini was first appointed to the Board in 2003 and has served for 17 years. He becomes the college’s third Trustee Emeritus, joining Col. Arley McRae … Continue reading Tom Mallini Becomes SF’s Third Trustee Emeritus

The 2021 Season Begins for All Saints Athletic Teams

January 19, 2021 – As always and especially amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the health and well-being of the student-athletes is of utmost importance. For that reason, Santa Fe College has implemented new policies in hopes of ensuring a successful season for all teams in the current sports landscape. Amongst other guidelines detailed below, spectators … Continue reading The 2021 Season Begins for All Saints Athletic Teams

Statement of the Executive Council of the College Senate On the Insurgency at the Capitol on January 6

January 19, 2021 – The Santa Fe College Senate stands with President Paul Broadie in condemning the acts of violence perpetrated on January 6 at the heart of American democracy.  The Santa Fe College Senate upholds without hesitation the right to free speech and the right to peacefully protest.  However, what transpired at the United … Continue reading Statement of the Executive Council of the College Senate On the Insurgency at the Capitol on January 6

SFPD Offers Evening Safety Tips to Students, Faculty and Staff

January 19, 2021 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is committed to the safety of our students, faculty and staff. The SFPD wants you to be aware of your surroundings and not hesitate to contact them if you need help. For emergency calls, dial 352-395-5555 or 911. If it is not an emergency, please call 352-395-5519. … Continue reading SFPD Offers Evening Safety Tips to Students, Faculty and Staff

Retirement Celebration for Lesley LeBaron Will Be January 29

January 15, 2021 – Dr. Lesley LeBaron, Ph.D., LMHC, LMFT, is retiring after 15 years at Santa Fe College. Her last day will be Friday, January 29. Dr. LeBaron started at SF as a counselor in the Counseling Center in 2002, bringing with her 20 years in the mental health field. As an SF counselor, … Continue reading Retirement Celebration for Lesley LeBaron Will Be January 29

Sidewalk Construction On North Road In Progress

January 15, 2021 – Santa Fe College is working to improve the safety and accessibility of the Northwest Campus by building sidewalks on both sides of North Road. Continuing a previous project that ensured safe pedestrian pathways near the SF Teaching Zoo and Gym, this project will continue those safe pathways from the north parking lots to … Continue reading Sidewalk Construction On North Road In Progress

Accounts Payable Invoice Processing Improvements

January 13, 2021 – Santa Fe College’s Accounts Payable is updating some of its processes. These improvements will reduce the time required by departments to submit an item for payment and reduce Accounts Payable’s time in paying it. To facilitate these efficiencies, all invoices submitted to the college must include a valid Purchase Order number … Continue reading Accounts Payable Invoice Processing Improvements

First Racial Equity Institute Trainings of 2021 Set for February and March

January 11, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Office of Access and Inclusion is hosting the Racial Equity Institute’s “Measuring Racial Inequity: A Groundwater Approach” Friday, Feb. 19, from 9 a.m.-noon and Friday, March 19, from 9 a.m.-noon. Both workshops will be held online. This workshop is an interactive presentation on the nature and impact of structural racism … Continue reading First Racial Equity Institute Trainings of 2021 Set for February and March

President Broadie to Deliver College Update January 29

January 7, 2021 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D. and the college vice presidents will present a College Update Friday, Jan. 29, 2021, starting at 2 p.m. The presentation will be streamed, similar to the fall convocation, last summer’s budget presentation and other events so the college community can practice physical distancing … Continue reading President Broadie to Deliver College Update January 29

SF’s Legacy Scholarship Payroll Deductions Support Student Success

January 6, 2021 – In 2017, the SF Legacy Scholarship was established by Bill Penny,  Santa Fe College’s AVP for Information Technology Services and CIO. In addition to helping students achieve the dream of a college education, it was also meant to inspire faculty and staff to assist students attending SF. Payroll deduction is an easy … Continue reading SF’s Legacy Scholarship Payroll Deductions Support Student Success

SF Student Recognized for LGBTQ+ Leadership Role

January 5, 2021 – The Santa Fe College LGBTQ Faculty and Staff Affinity Group recently recognized SF student Elisabeth Eder for leading the effort to establish an LGBTQ resource center. Elisabeth is a second-year student studying sociology at SF. The group presented Eder with an award for excellence. “We were thrilled to see a student … Continue reading SF Student Recognized for LGBTQ+ Leadership Role

SF Will Host Gainesville Black Professionals Leadership Conference February 6

January 5, 2021 – Santa Fe College will once again host the annual Leadership Conference of Gainesville Black Professionals. The online conference will be held Saturday, Feb. 6, from 8:30 a.m. until noon. The conference is designed to encourage, support, inspire and equip professionals to reach for leadership positions in their chosen fields. Conference speakers … Continue reading SF Will Host Gainesville Black Professionals Leadership Conference February 6