Equity

News from SF’s Access and Inclusion Committee

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

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

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

Association of Black Faculty and Staff Will Meet Nov. 5

October 30, 2020 – The Association of Black Faculty and Staff (ABFS) at Santa Fe College will hold their next general meeting Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020, at 2 p.m. via Zoom. You will need to register in advance to attend the meeting. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. The … Continue reading Association of Black Faculty and Staff Will Meet Nov. 5

SF Students Can Now Add Pronouns in eSantaFe

October 29, 2020 – Beginning today, students can change their official pronouns. Students can simply log in to their eSantaFe account, go to the My Information screen and make any needed adjustments. Once that is done, the student’s pronouns will be displayed in eStaff on all the headers of pages such as Student Information, Enrollment, … Continue reading SF Students Can Now Add Pronouns in eSantaFe

SF’s Office Access and Inclusion Hosting Racial Equity Institute Training in October

October 5, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Office of Access and Inclusion is hosting the Racial Equity Institute’s “Measuring Racial Inequity: A Groundwater Approach” Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 9 a.m.-noon online. This special Groundwater presentation will be a three-hour introduction to Racial Equity offered to both SF employees and students. In this presentation, REI organizers … Continue reading SF’s Office Access and Inclusion Hosting Racial Equity Institute Training in October

Association of Black Faculty and Staff Hold Fall Meeting Sept. 10

September 1, 2020 – The Association of Black Faculty and Staff (ABFS) will hold their general body meeting Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, at 2 p.m. via Zoom. The meeting is open to current members or anyone interested in joining or learning more about ABFS. The purpose of the ABFS is to provide a community of camaraderie … Continue reading Association of Black Faculty and Staff Hold Fall Meeting Sept. 10

SF’s Office Access and Inclusion Hosting Racial Equity Institute Training in September

August 17, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Office of Access and Inclusion is hosting the Racial Equity Institute’s “Measuring Racial Inequity: A Groundwater Approach Plus” Friday, Sept. 4, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. online. This special Groundwater Plus presentation will be a full-day introduction to Racial Equity offered to both SF employees and students. In this … Continue reading SF’s Office Access and Inclusion Hosting Racial Equity Institute Training in September

Association of Black Faculty and Staff Meet August 19

August 17, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Association of Black Faculty and Staff (ABFS) will be hosting a Zoom meeting Wednesday, Aug. 19, beginning at 3 p.m. The discussion will be about “Understanding the Amendments.” Register for the meeting at sfcollege.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIlfuChqj0iG9IDVGnbL1ITDFMOeS027vX5. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Diversity Edu Training Now Available to All SF Employees

August 10, 2020 – Diversity Edu is an online professional development training offered by Santa Fe College that teaches faculty and staff skills for building an inclusive culture on campus. Diversity Edu offers engaging, practical content using evidence-based methodology. Learners who go through this course walk away with actionable insights and practical skills to help … Continue reading Diversity Edu Training Now Available to All SF Employees

Chamber and Gainesville Black Professionals Partner for Crossroads: Exploring Intersections of Race and Business

July 27, 2020 – Join the Greater Gainesville Chamber and Gainesville Black Professionals virtually Wednesday, July 29, at 1 p.m. for the latest episode of Crossroads: Exploring Intersections in Race and Business. The new episode will focus on Removing Operational Barriers to Diversity and Inclusion. Attendees can expect to leave the talk with strategies they … Continue reading Chamber and Gainesville Black Professionals Partner for Crossroads: Exploring Intersections of Race and Business

Association of Black Faculty and Staff Will Discuss Old Jim Crow vs New Jim Crow in Zoom Meeting

June 15, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Association of Black Faculty and Staff (ABFS) will be hosting a Zoom meeting today, Monday, June 15, 2020, beginning at 4 p.m. The discussion will be about Old Jim Crow vs New Jim Crow. Register in advance by visiting https://sfcollege.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwqc–srjwpE9Zqsm9xfhvfy-2XyeLeafbv. For additional information, contact trenita.white@sfcollege.edu.

SF’s Access and Inclusion to host June 9 training: “Measuring Racial Inequity: A Groundwater Approach”

June 5, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Office of Access and Inclusion is partnering with North Carolina’s Racial Equity Institute to host the virtual training, “Measuring Racial Inequity: A Groundwater Approach” Tuesday, June 9, from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. The training is free to SF employees and is also open to community members for $49. … Continue reading SF’s Access and Inclusion to host June 9 training: “Measuring Racial Inequity: A Groundwater Approach”

Association of Black Faculty and Staff February Event Will Feature Dr. Broadie

January 28, 2020 – Santa Fe College’s Association of Black Faculty and Staff (ABFS) will be hosting “Conversations with Black Faculty and Staff” Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. on the second floor of the Lawrence W. Tyree Library, Room 240. This is a networking event that provides students an opportunity to … Continue reading Association of Black Faculty and Staff February Event Will Feature Dr. Broadie

Association of Black Faculty and Staff Holds General Meeting January 23

January 15, 2020 – The Association of Black Faculty and Staff (ABFS) will hold their next general meeting Thursday, Jan. 23, at 2 p.m. in Building S, Room 329. The meeting is open to current members or anyone interested in joining or learning more about ABFS. The purpose of the ABFS is to provide a community of … Continue reading Association of Black Faculty and Staff Holds General Meeting January 23

Association of Black Faculty and Staff Holiday Food Drive A Success

December 3, 2019 – Santa Fe College’s Association of Black Faculty and Staff spent much of the month of November collecting food to help stock the SF food pantry. In addition to the large amount of food collected, they also received donations of clothing and other items that will help make the holidays more enjoyable for people … Continue reading Association of Black Faculty and Staff Holiday Food Drive A Success

Santa Fe College Participates in National Assessment of Collegiate Campus Climates

December 2, 2019 – Santa Fe College recently received its results from the National Assessment of Collegiate Campus Climates (NACCC). SF participated along with 20 other colleges in the inaugural roll-out of this study.  The assessment was designed by the University of Southern California’s Race and Equity Center and is aimed at collecting data on … Continue reading Santa Fe College Participates in National Assessment of Collegiate Campus Climates

SF’s Access and Inclusion Presents Racial Equity Institute Event in Starke Dec. 2

November 27, 2019 – Santa Fe College’s Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee is partnering with the Racial Equity Institute to host “Understanding Racial Inequity: A Groundwater Approach” Monday, Dec. 2, from 6 – 9 p.m. at the Andrews Center Auditorium in Starke, Florida. The Groundwater presentation is a three-hour introduction to racial equity. In this … Continue reading SF’s Access and Inclusion Presents Racial Equity Institute Event in Starke Dec. 2

Association of Black Faculty and Staff Holding Holiday Food Drive

November 14, 2019 – Santa Fe College’s Association of Black Faculty and Staff is collecting food to help stock the SF food pantry here. They are asking you to donate canned goods and nonperishable food items. When donating, please also consider items that can be consumed without much effort (i.e. Vienna sausages, tuna). The food … Continue reading Association of Black Faculty and Staff Holding Holiday Food Drive