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Santa Fe College AFC’s Toys for Tots Holiday Service Project

  November 15, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) Chapter has teamed up with Toys for Tots for their holiday service project. The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys each year, and distribute those toys as gifts to … Continue reading Santa Fe College AFC’s Toys for Tots Holiday Service Project

Santa Fe College Announces Keyless Entry Card for Academic Units in Buildings A, B and K

November 14, 2018 – Santa Fe College is pleased to announce that a keyless entry card system is being installed in specific areas on the northwest campus. This keyless entry card project will be phased in over time. Each area will receive advance notification of installation dates. What are the advantages of SF updating their … Continue reading Santa Fe College Announces Keyless Entry Card for Academic Units in Buildings A, B and K

SF Model UN Brings Home Distinguished Delegation Award from Nationals

November 14, 2018 – Eight Santa Fe College students were in Washington D.C. from Nov. 9 – 11, participating in the National Model United Nations Conference. They portrayed the Republic of Indonesia in four committees: GA1, GA2, FOA, and the WHA. On these committees they addressed such topics as the management of chemical weapons technology, … Continue reading SF Model UN Brings Home Distinguished Delegation Award from Nationals

Santa Fe College Makes Military Times Best for Vets Colleges 2019 List

November 7, 2018 – Military Times unveiled its Best for Vets: Colleges 2019 rankings, and Santa Fe College earned a spot on the list as one of the best two-year college options for veterans. In their ninth year, the rankings are based on the results of Military Times’ annual survey, the most comprehensive school-by-school assessment … Continue reading Santa Fe College Makes Military Times Best for Vets Colleges 2019 List

A rendering of what the expanded Blount Campus will look like at its projected opening of the spring of 2021.

Santa Fe College Announces Plans for Expanded Blount Campus Downtown Gainesville

October 22, 2018 – Santa Fe College shared the vision for the new Blount Campus at a neighborhood workshop Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, President Jackson Sasser announced. The three-story 86,311 square-foot building is expected to be completed in the spring of 2021. The $36.4 million SF Blount Campus will include classrooms, lab suites, business incubation spaces, … Continue reading Santa Fe College Announces Plans for Expanded Blount Campus Downtown Gainesville

SF Amateur Radio Society Simulated Emergency Test

October 8, 2018 –  The Santa Fe College Amateur Radio Society will be participating in a Simulated Emergency Test (SET) conducted jointly by the North Florida Amateur Radio Club (NFARC) and the Gainesville Amateur Radio Society (GARS). The test will be conducted Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the grassy area across the … Continue reading SF Amateur Radio Society Simulated Emergency Test

My Brother’s Keeper Holds “Student for a Day” Event at SF October 18

October 5, 2018 – Join My Brother’s Keeper at SF College for our fall Student for a Day event on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, from 10 a.m. – noon on Santa Fe College’s Northwest Campus. This event is free and open to black male high school seniors interested in learning about the college experience and how to … Continue reading My Brother’s Keeper Holds “Student for a Day” Event at SF October 18

Construction Notice: SF Transformer Replacement Project

October 1, 2018 – Gainesville, FL – Santa Fe College will commence a construction project on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 to replace transformers at Building A and Building B.  This project will continue through the end of December, 2018. The contractor will be putting a dumpster and a fenced area just south or Building E, … Continue reading Construction Notice: SF Transformer Replacement Project

Proposed Change to the Santa Fe College By-Laws

September 25, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Senate is proposing a change to its By-Laws Article I, Section A concerning the filling of officer vacancies. The following is the text of the proposed changes: ARTICLE I: Officers of the College Senate Section A. Filling Vacancies If the Presiding Officer of the Executive Council assumes … Continue reading Proposed Change to the Santa Fe College By-Laws

Join Friends of Career Service and Support SF’s Career Service Council

August 13, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Career Service Council needs your support. Become a Friend of Career Service, the greatest supporters of Career Service Council. Voluntary contributions from Friends of Career Service help fund many activities during the year such as social events, tributes, scholarships and the family fund. Monetary contributions can be made … Continue reading Join Friends of Career Service and Support SF’s Career Service Council

Alberto Becomes First Named Storm of 2018

May 25, 2018 – Developing off the Yucatan Peninsula, Subtropical Storm Alberto has become the first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season, which doesn’t actually start until Friday, June 1, 2018. The storm became named as of the 11 a.m. Friday, May 25, update from the National Hurricane Center (NHC). Subtropical storms are low … Continue reading Alberto Becomes First Named Storm of 2018

CCS Best Practices: Your Professional Email Signature

May 17, 2018 – Your email signature communicates important information. It lets people within the college know what area you work in and it lets people outside the college know what institution you represent. Between 2015-2016, a “No. 1 in the Nation” signature was released. That honor is passed on to a different college each year, … Continue reading CCS Best Practices: Your Professional Email Signature

Santa Fe College is Tobacco Free

May 16, 2018 – Santa Fe College believes our students, faculty and staff deserve a beautiful, clean and healthy campus. SF wants to remind all students, faculty and staff that the use of tobacco and tobacco-related products is prohibited. The policy applies not only on the Northwest Campus, but also all land, buildings, facilities and … Continue reading Santa Fe College is Tobacco Free

CCS Best Practices: Working With the Media

April 16, 2018 – Gainesville, FL – Have a story that you think is news worthy? Or maybe a reporter has approached you for a quote? It’s important to remember that before interacting with the press, you should always check in with CCS. Why? Because the reputation of the college is critical. It is directly … Continue reading CCS Best Practices: Working With the Media

SF Softball: Central Florida Gets a Pair from Saints

April 14, 2018 – Gainesville, FL – The 2018 Mid-Florida Conference champion College of Central Florida Patriots lived up to their #6 NJCAA national ranking, defeating the Santa Fe Saints 9-0 and 9-1. Lindsey Markham-Rosario was dominant in the circle game one, pitching all five innings with six strikeouts.  Kelly Bennett and Charlene Contreras had … Continue reading SF Softball: Central Florida Gets a Pair from Saints

SF Men’s Basketball: Daytona State Holds Off Saints, 69-64

February 15, 2018 – Daytona, FL – The Santa Fe Saints lead Daytona State in the second half of their Mid-Florida Conference tilt, but couldn’t hold on, falling to the Falcons 69-64. Santa Fe (20-8, 6-4 MFC) lead by a point after the first half and lead late in the second period, but a run … Continue reading SF Men’s Basketball: Daytona State Holds Off Saints, 69-64

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The 2018 Santa Fe College Viewbook is Available Now

January 29, 2018 – It’s here! The 2018 Santa Fe College viewbook is now available. The viewbook is one of the best ways to tell the story of the college and is a great way of recruiting new students to SF. Printed copies of the viewbook will be used at college fairs, high school and … Continue reading The 2018 Santa Fe College Viewbook is Available Now

Academic Progress Reporting Begins

January 17, 2018 – Early academic progress reporting dates are approaching.  Santa Fe College professors should check their email for academic progress reporting rosters to provide feedback about any students enrolled in their classes who would benefit from some additional support to help them get on track academically. Faculty should provide feedback for any students … Continue reading Academic Progress Reporting Begins