Fine Arts

Santa Fe College Releases List of Presidential Semi-Finalists

August 19, 2019 – A diverse group of seven presidential candidates has been advanced as semi-finalists by Santa Fe College’s Presidential Search Committee. The semi-finalists will be given further consideration in the process. The committee hopes to submit a list of finalists to the District Board of Trustees in September. Current President, Dr. Jackson N. … Continue reading Santa Fe College Releases List of Presidential Semi-Finalists

Ceremonial Groundbreaking for Building E Concert Hall Scheduled for August 14

August 8, 2019 – The Santa Fe College District Board of Trustees and President Jackson N. Sasser will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking and renaming of the concert hall, formerly known as E-Auditorium, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at 4 p.m. in the Building E Breezeway of SF’s Northwest Campus. Built in 1975, Building E served as … Continue reading Ceremonial Groundbreaking for Building E Concert Hall Scheduled for August 14

Raul Villarreal speaks during a reception to recognize Spring Arts Festival poster artists on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 in Gainesville, Fla.

A Celebration of the Life of Raul Villarreal

July 22, 2019 – Raúl Villarreal, 55, died unexpectedly July 18, 2019, with his wife of 30 years by his side. Raúl was born in San Francisco de Paula, 10 miles east of Havana, Cuba, to René and Elpidia Villarreal. Raúl and his family emigrated from Cuba to Madrid, Spain in 1972. Two years later, … Continue reading A Celebration of the Life of Raul Villarreal

The new Santa Fe College business cards.

Need New SF Business Cards? Here’s How!

July 16, 2019 – Santa Fe College has a contract with Renaissance Printing to produce our new redesigned business cards. The SF business card template is a two-sided design with individual information on the front and the college logo on the back. The business cards you currently have are perfectly acceptable, and employees should not … Continue reading Need New SF Business Cards? Here’s How!

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

Santa Fe College dancers during the Room to Dance photoshoot.

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

“Grand Hotel” Is the Summer Musical at SF May 23-24 and May 30-June 1, 2019

May 1, 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 “Grand Hotel” Is the Summer Musical at SF May 23-24 and May 30-June 1, 2019

Santa Fe Singers Present “Sing Into Spring” Concert April 25, 2019, in SF Fine Arts Hall

April 10, 2019 – The Santa Fe Singers will present their annual “Sing Into Spring” concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, 2019, in the  Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall on the Northwest Campus. Tickets are $15 for adults; $9 for seniors, children and University of Florida students; and free for SF students, faculty … Continue reading Santa Fe Singers Present “Sing Into Spring” Concert April 25, 2019, in SF Fine Arts Hall

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

Santa Fe College Opening Doors mug photographed in front of some azaleas

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

Diverse Dance Music Featured in Free Piano Recital at Santa Fe College April 12, 2019

March 28, 2019 – Dance music from around the world is the inspiration for a free piano recital by students of Santa Fe College Music professor Mitch McKay at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2019, in the SF Fine Arts Hall. “Students will be playing classical pieces based on or inspired by dances from Jamaica, … Continue reading Diverse Dance Music Featured in Free Piano Recital at Santa Fe College April 12, 2019

Three Bands With Singers Featured in “Jazz Up Spring” Concert April 11, 2019

March 22, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Big Band, Jazz Combo, Rhythm and Blues Band and singers from the vocal music classes will be featured in the annual “Jazz Up Spring” concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 11, 2019, in the SF Fine Arts Hall. Tickets are $15 for adults; $9 for seniors, children … Continue reading Three Bands With Singers Featured in “Jazz Up Spring” Concert April 11, 2019

Spring Winds Concert is April 9, 2019, in the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall

March 20, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Wind Ensemble will celebrate the arrival of spring with a concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, 2019, in the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall on the Northwest Campus. The newly formed Santa Fe College Percussion Ensemble, directed by Music Professor Garrett Hecker, will open the concert. Tickets … Continue reading Spring Winds Concert is April 9, 2019, in the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall

SF’s Annual “Elements of Style” Featuring Master Artists Davis Robertson and the New York Dance Project March 22 and 23 at Fine Arts Hall

February 27, 2019 – Master Artists-in-Residence Davis Robertson and the New York Dance Project (NYDP) will collaborate with Dance Theatre of Santa Fe, the college’s pre-professional student ensemble, in a two-act performance of the annual “Elements of Style” program at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 22-23, 2019, in the Santa Fe College Fine Arts … Continue reading SF’s Annual “Elements of Style” Featuring Master Artists Davis Robertson and the New York Dance Project March 22 and 23 at Fine Arts Hall

Free “Winds Go Pops” Concert Thursday at the SF Fine Arts Hall

February 25, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Wind Ensemble will present a free “Winds Go Pops” concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in the lobby of the Fine Arts Hall on SF’s Northwest Campus. “This annual concert features familiar and well-loved Broadway and movie show tunes,” explained Dr. Steve Bingham, Ph.D., who … Continue reading Free “Winds Go Pops” Concert Thursday at the SF Fine Arts Hall

Free “Winds Go Pops” Band Concert Is Feb. 28, 2019, in the SF Fine Arts Hall Lobby

February 7, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Wind Ensemble will present a free “Winds Go Pops” concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in the lobby of the Fine Arts Hall on SF’s Northwest Campus. “This annual concert features familiar and well-loved Broadway and movie show tunes,” explained Dr. Steve Bingham, Ph.D., who … Continue reading Free “Winds Go Pops” Band Concert Is Feb. 28, 2019, in the SF Fine Arts Hall Lobby

CCS Reminder: Make Sure You Are Using the Most Current Email Signatures

January 24, 2019 – Your friends at Communications & Creative Services (CCS) want to remind you to make sure your email signature is correct and up to date. Please visit the Email Signatures page and get the current email signatures. The new email signature communicates important information. It lets people within the college know what … Continue reading CCS Reminder: Make Sure You Are Using the Most Current Email Signatures

Couples dancing at the Valentine's Day Swing Dance at the Fine Arts Hall

Swing Dance the Night Away on Valentine’s Day at SF’s Fine Arts Hall

January 21, 2019 – Sweethearts can enjoy a romantic evening and friends can have a night of fun at the annual Valentine’s Day Swing Dance Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, in the lobby of the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall. The event will open with a swing dance lesson taught by an experienced couple from … Continue reading Swing Dance the Night Away on Valentine’s Day at SF’s Fine Arts Hall

SF’s Master Artist Series Presents Special EFX Featuring Chieli Minucci and SF Guitar Ensemble January 18

January 4, 2019 – The Grammy-nominated jazz-fusion group Special EFX, featuring Emmy award-winning guitarist Chieli Minucci, will appear in concert as part of Santa Fe College’s Master Artist Series at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, in the SF Fine Arts Hall. The newly formed SF Guitar Ensemble, directed by Guitar professor Richy Stano, will open … Continue reading SF’s Master Artist Series Presents Special EFX Featuring Chieli Minucci and SF Guitar Ensemble January 18