Fine Arts

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

“Jazz Up Spring” Concert Is April 12, 2018, in the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall

March 22, 2018 – Three bands—the Santa Fe College Big Band, the SF Jazz Combo and the SF Rhythm and Blues Review—will share the stage at the 11th annual “Jazz Up Spring” concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2018, in the Fine Arts Hall at the Northwest Campus, 3000 NW 83 Street, Gainesville. Tickets are … Continue reading “Jazz Up Spring” Concert Is April 12, 2018, in the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall

National Weather Service Map indicating elevated risk of severe thunderstorms especially between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Tornado Watch Issued Until 7 p.m.

March 20, 2018 – (UPDATED) The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a TORNADO WATCH for most of north and central Florida including Alachua and Bradford counties until 7 p.m. A tornado watch is issued when weather conditions are favorable for the development of supercell thunderstorms capable of producing tornadoes. The NWS has indicated that … Continue reading Tornado Watch Issued Until 7 p.m.

“Winds Go Pops” Concert Is April 10, 2018, at the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall

March 20, 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. Tickets are $15 general admission; $9 for seniors, children and University of Florida students; and free … Continue reading “Winds Go Pops” Concert Is April 10, 2018, at the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall

NY Dance Project Joins and Dance Theatre Santa Fe Team Up for “Elements of Style,” This Weekend

March 19, 2018 – Guest artists from the New York Dance Project (NYDP) will perform and collaborate with members of the Dance Theatre of Santa Fe (DTSF) to create the finale for the two evening performances of “Elements of Style,” DTSF’s annual program that features classical, contemporary and hip-hop dances. Elements of Style will be … Continue reading NY Dance Project Joins and Dance Theatre Santa Fe Team Up for “Elements of Style,” This Weekend

NY Dance Project Joins Dance Theatre Santa Fe for “Elements of Style,” March 23-24, 2018

March 1, 2018 – Guest artists from the New York Dance Project (NYDP) will perform and collaborate with members of the Dance Theatre of Santa Fe (DTSF) to create the finale for the two evening performances of “Elements of Style,” DTSF’s annual program that features classical, contemporary and hip-hop dances. Elements of Style will be … Continue reading NY Dance Project Joins Dance Theatre Santa Fe for “Elements of Style,” March 23-24, 2018

Santa Fe Winds Perform Sousa Marches in E-Auditorium

February 27, 2018 – The E-Auditorium at Santa Fe College will play host to the fifth biennial Jon Philip Sousa concert Thursday, March 1, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. The Santa Fe Winds will be performing six Sousa compositions including “King Cotton,” “El Capitan,” and the famous “Washington Post.” The Santa Fe Winds will also perform … Continue reading Santa Fe Winds Perform Sousa Marches in E-Auditorium

ALERT – Emergency Notification System Testing Friday

February 15, 2018 – Santa Fe College will be testing the components of the Emergency Notification System (ENS) Friday, February 16, 2017. The testing will be conducted between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., and will test the ENS text, voicemail, computers, Safe Santa Fe app, social media and potentially audible sirens on campus. The Santa … Continue reading ALERT – Emergency Notification System Testing Friday

Valentine’s Day Dance at Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall

February 9, 2018 – Want to impress your sweetheart by doing something different and fun on Valentine’s Day?  Santa Fe College offers the perfect opportunity—to dance the night away with roses and live music provided by the Santa Fe Big Band and student vocalists. The event is the annual Valentine’s Swing Dance Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Dance at Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall

Dr. Steve Bingham Touts Student Success in Winter Music Symposium

January 31, 2018 – Dr. Steve Bingham brought a group of Santa Fe College students from the Fine Arts department to Jacksonville University recently to compete in the Florida State College Activities Association Winter Music Symposium and offered the following letter of praise for the students’ success. Congratulations to Santa Fe College’s Fine Arts music … Continue reading Dr. Steve Bingham Touts Student Success in Winter Music Symposium

Dr. Serhyi Kvit publicity photograph.

Fulbright Scholar Lecture on Ukrainian Revolution

  January 25, 2018 – Visiting Fulbright Scholar Dr. Serhyi Kvit will be presenting a lecture on the Ukrainian revolutions and the media Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, at 7 p.m. at the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall. Dr. Kvit is the former Minister of Education and Science in Ukraine and is a leading expert … Continue reading Fulbright Scholar Lecture on Ukrainian Revolution