HR, Wellness and Employee Notifications

Santa Fe College Senate Meeting Dates Set for 2018-19 Year

July 19, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Senate Executive Council has announced their meeting schedule for the 2018-19 year. All meetings will be held on Tuesday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. and will now be held in Building P, Room 160. Scheduled meetings for Fall 2018: Aug. 28 Sept. 11 Sept. 25 Oct. 9 Oct. … Continue reading Santa Fe College Senate Meeting Dates Set for 2018-19 Year

College Emergency Management Readiness Session Tuesday July 31

July 16, 2018 – Santa Fe College staff are welcome and encouraged to attend, with supervisor approval, an emergency management readiness session Tuesday, July 31, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Attendees will receive information about SF and Alachua County emergency readiness. SF staff can come anytime starting at 9 a.m. but … Continue reading College Emergency Management Readiness Session Tuesday July 31

SF Counseling Center’s “Striking Down Stress” Sessions Continue July 19

July 16, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Counseling Center is continuing its series of workshops this summer on “Striking Down Stress.” These one-hour sessions, held Thursday afternoons in July and August from 1 – 2 p.m., will focus on developing skills to navigate through stressful situations that come up during the course of the … Continue reading SF Counseling Center’s “Striking Down Stress” Sessions Continue July 19

Santa Fe College Employees Can Preview New Zoo Attraction Friday

July 12, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo has a brand-new exhibit opening this July that will give guests the closest interaction with the animals ever. The Florida Walk-Through Aviary will be filled with native birds, including whistling ducks, a blue-winged teal, spoonbills, cattle egret and ibises. Guests to the zoo will have … Continue reading Santa Fe College Employees Can Preview New Zoo Attraction Friday

New Traffic Pattern on NW 39th Avenue During Construction Project

July 11, 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 New Traffic Pattern on NW 39th Avenue During Construction Project

Senate Agenda for July 10, 2018  

July 10, 2018 – Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at 3:30 p.m. in Building P, Room 260. The agenda follows: CALL TO ORDER APPROVAL OF MINUTES COMMUNICATION FROM COLLEGE PRESIDENT COMMUNICATION FROM SENATE PRESIDENT: Approval of 2018 – 2019 Executive Council Meeting Dates – David Price ANNOUNCEMENTS: Campus Emergency … Continue reading Senate Agenda for July 10, 2018  

Professional Development Scholarship Funds Available

July 9, 2018 – Santa Fe College offers Professional Development Scholarships to SF employees looking to earn a bachelor’s, masters or doctorate degree. Applications will be accepted beginning Monday, July 9, and will close at midnight Friday, Aug. 3, 2018. The applications are available by clicking the Professional Development Scholarship link above, or by going … Continue reading Professional Development Scholarship Funds Available

First “Striking Down Stress” Session July 12

July 9, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Counseling Center wants to help SF students, faculty and staff learn how to deal with stressful situations. They are hosting a series of workshops this summer on “Striking Down Stress.” These one-hour sessions, held Thursdays in July and August from 1 – 2 p.m., focus on developing … Continue reading First “Striking Down Stress” Session July 12

Changes Made to Santa Fe College’s Wi-Fi Network

July 9, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Information Technology Services (ITS) has been upgrading the Wi-Fi on the Northwest Campus and all college centers. SF students, faculty, staff and visitors can connect their devices to the Wi-Fi network through one of two separate Wi-Fi network names. The first, SF Guest, is available to be used … Continue reading Changes Made to Santa Fe College’s Wi-Fi Network

Voter Registration Deadline for 2018 Primary Elections is July 30

July 9, 2018 – The voter registration deadline for the upcoming 2018 Primary Election is Monday, July 30. Florida law dictates that eligible voters must be registered 30 days in advance of an election. The Florida Primary Election is Tuesday, Aug. 28. Anyone who is not registered, or registered voters who wish to change party … Continue reading Voter Registration Deadline for 2018 Primary Elections is July 30

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

President’s Leadership Seminar Seeks Applicants

July 5, 2018 – Santa Fe College is hosting a President’s Leadership Seminar (PLS) to introduce individuals in all classifications at our college to leadership as it is best practiced in our nation’s colleges. The seminar will be led by President Jackson N. Sasser. “Santa Fe College’s success as the nation’s number one college is … Continue reading President’s Leadership Seminar Seeks Applicants

Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo Opens New Walk-Through Aviary July 15, Employee Preview July 13

July 5, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo has a brand new exhibit opening this July that will give guests the closest interaction with the animals ever, and SF employees have an opportunity to get a sneak peek before the public. The Florida Walk-Through Aviary will be filled with native birds, including whistling … Continue reading Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo Opens New Walk-Through Aviary July 15, Employee Preview July 13

Santa Fe College Pays Respects to Manny Hernandez

July 3, 2018 – A memorial service for Santa Fe College alumnus Emanuel “Manny” Hernandez Jr. was held Tuesday afternoon in the SF Gymnasium. About 400 family, friends and colleagues attended the service to pay their respects. Hernandez was preparing to attend Daytona State College in 2006 on a baseball scholarship when he suffered a … Continue reading Santa Fe College Pays Respects to Manny Hernandez

Santa Fe College Police Train on Treating Opioid Overdoses

July 2, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is undergoing additional training on dealing with potential opioid overdoses. The SFPD received a donation of Narcan nasal spray, an emergency medication that can be used to treat individuals experiencing an opioid overdose. Narcan can be used to revive a person who is suspected of … Continue reading Santa Fe College Police Train on Treating Opioid Overdoses

July Hours for Santa Fe College Fitness Center

June 25, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Fitness Center will be closed Wednesday, July 4, for Independence Day. The Fitness Center will also have reduced hours during that week. SF Fitness Center Hours will be 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, June 2, 3, 5 and 6. Normal operating hours will … Continue reading July Hours for Santa Fe College Fitness Center

SF’s BACK TO WORK 50+ and Focus on the Future Programs Featured on WUFT News

June 22, 2018 – Two programs at Santa Fe College designed to help improve job prospects for women were featured on WUFT news recently. BACK TO WORK 50+ and Focus on the Future help people develop the job skills they need to succeed in today’s workplace. BACK TO WORK 50+ is designed to help job … Continue reading SF’s BACK TO WORK 50+ and Focus on the Future Programs Featured on WUFT News

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