Fine Arts

FDOT Construction May Impact Commute for SF Employees

July 6, 2018 – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will be closing all traffic lanes of NW 39th Avenue just west of Main Street to rebuild the railroad crossing. The project is scheduled to begin at 6 a.m. Thursday, July 12, and end by 6 p.m. Friday, July 20. The FDOT recommends using NW … Continue reading FDOT Construction May Impact Commute for SF Employees

District Board of Trustees Approves Budget for 2018-19 Year

June 21, 2018 – The District Board of Trustees approved the proposed budget for the 2018-19 fiscal year which beings July 1. The budget, which Santa Fe College President Jackson N. Sasser presented to employees Monday, covers expenditures for employee salaries and benefits, current operating expenses, and capital outlay. Full-time, hourly employees will see the … Continue reading District Board of Trustees Approves Budget for 2018-19 Year

SF President Sasser Reveals Budget Plan to Employees

June 19, 2018 – Santa Fe College President Jackson N. Sasser offered SF employees a view of the 2018-19 proposed budget at the SF Fine Arts Hall Monday afternoon. Sasser said that the budget was designed with the focus on students and faculty needs. The proposal lays out expenditures for the upcoming year and plans … Continue reading SF President Sasser Reveals Budget Plan to Employees

Dr. Sasser Announces College-Wide Budget Meeting June 18

June 11, 2018 – Santa Fe College President Dr. Jackson N. Sasser has called a college-wide meeting for Monday, June 18, 2018, at 2 p.m. His full message is below.   Santa Fe College Family: As part of my commitment to keep you informed fully, I have scheduled a college-wide meeting to discuss SF’s 2018-2019 … Continue reading Dr. Sasser Announces College-Wide Budget Meeting June 18

Student-Choreographed “Room to Dance” June 15-16, 2018, at SF Fine Arts Hall

June 11, 2018 – Dance Theatre of Santa Fe’s two performances of the student-choreographed production “Room to Dance” at 7:30 p.m. on June 15-16, 2018, will mark the end of the 2017-18 performing arts season in the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall.  “Our dancers have been inspired all year and they’re ready now to … Continue reading Student-Choreographed “Room to Dance” June 15-16, 2018, at SF Fine Arts Hall

Student Affairs Symposium Monday Afternoon in the Fine Arts Hall

June 8, 2018 – All members of Santa Fe College are invited to attend this year’s Student Affairs Assessment Symposium. The event beings at 2:30 p.m. Monday, June 11, in the SF Fine Arts Hall lobby. The program includes seven short presentations (see below) to inform our colleagues about assessment practices utilized throughout the division … Continue reading Student Affairs Symposium Monday Afternoon in the Fine Arts Hall

SF Faculty and Staff Headshots for Summer Term

June 7, 2018 – Any Santa Fe College faculty or staff member who wants a new headshot portrait can come to the photo studio, Building P, Room 238-B by the Communications & Creative Services office. Campus photographer Matt Stamey will be available during two sessions. Thursday, June 14, 2-4 p.m. Friday, June 15, 9 – … Continue reading SF Faculty and Staff Headshots for Summer Term

Weeklong Sales Tax Holiday for Hurricane Supplies Starts June 1

May 31, 2018 – The Florida Legislature approved a weeklong sales tax holiday for hurricane and emergency preparedness supplies beginning Friday, June 1, which is also the first day of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season. Forecasters are expecting a slightly busier-than-average season this year. Last year, Santa Fe College was closed for over a week … Continue reading Weeklong Sales Tax Holiday for Hurricane Supplies Starts June 1

CCS Best Practices: SF/SFC/SFCC

May 23, 2018 – Call us a house inclusive, not a house divided! However, it does cause challenges where branding is concerned when we all have different names for the college. The official acronym for Santa Fe College is “SF,” like the SF on our logo. But all around campus, you will also find faculty, … Continue reading CCS Best Practices: SF/SFC/SFCC

Satellite image of hurricane in Gulf of Mexico

Hurricane Season Starts Friday, June 1

May 18, 2018 – The Atlantic hurricane season will begin Friday, June 1, and experts say the time to start preparing is now. Last year was one of the busiest seasons on record with 17 named storms, 10 hurricanes and 6 major hurricanes. Overall, 2017 finished tied (along with 1936) for the fifth most active … Continue reading Hurricane Season Starts Friday, June 1

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

Celebrate Spring April 26 with “Sing Into Spring” at the SF Fine Arts Hall

April 23, 2018 – Sixty-five Santa Fe College students, under the direction of Santa Fe College Music Professor Lynn Sandefur, will present their annual “Sing Into Spring” concert Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the SF Fine Arts Hall. Tickets are $15 main floor and $12 balcony for adults; $9 for seniors, children … Continue reading Celebrate Spring April 26 with “Sing Into Spring” at the SF Fine Arts Hall

“Sing Into Spring” Concert Set for April 26 in SF Fine Arts Hall

April 12, 2018 –  The Santa Fe Singers, under the direction of Santa Fe College Music Professor Lynn Sandefur, will present their annual “Sing Into Spring” concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2018, in the SF Fine Arts Hall, 3000 NW 83 Street, Gainesville. Tickets are $15 main floor and $12 balcony for adults; … Continue reading “Sing Into Spring” Concert Set for April 26 in SF Fine Arts Hall

49th Annual SF Spring Arts Festival Launches This Weekend

April 5, 2018 – For the 49th year, the Santa Fe College Spring Arts Festival will be held in downtown Gainesville Saturday and Sunday, April 7-8, 2018. The event, which draws over 100,000 visitors annually to the streets of downtown Gainesville features artists and craftspeople from across the country and around the world working in … Continue reading 49th Annual SF Spring Arts Festival Launches This Weekend

Renowned British Pianist Sam Haywood in Concert at Santa Fe College April 20, 2018

April 6, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Fine Arts department will host acclaimed British pianist Sam Haywood as part of SF’s Master Artist Series Friday, April 20, 2018. at 7:30 p.m. in the SF Fine Arts Hall. Tickets are $25 for the main floor and balcony; $15 for seniors, children, and University of Florida … Continue reading Renowned British Pianist Sam Haywood in Concert at Santa Fe College April 20, 2018

See “Winds Go Pops” at SF Fine Arts Hall April 10

March 29, 2018 – The Santa Fe Winds will present the annual “Winds Go Pops” concert featuring show tunes from Broadway and the movies at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall at the Northwest Campus, 3000 NW 83 Street, Gainesville. Tickets are $15 general admission; $9 for seniors, … Continue reading See “Winds Go Pops” at SF Fine Arts Hall April 10