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Apply Now for the 2018 President’s Leadership Seminar

August 23, 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 Apply Now for the 2018 President’s Leadership Seminar

Santa Fe College Board of Trustees To Approve $1000 Non-Recurring Supplement

August 21, 2018 – Santa Fe College President Jackson Sasser announced that full-time salaried employees will be receiving a one-time non-recurring supplement of $1000 to their November 15 paychecks. Dr. Sasser said that the District Board of Trustees had discussed the option in their June board budget workshop if funding were available. Santa Fe College … Continue reading Santa Fe College Board of Trustees To Approve $1000 Non-Recurring Supplement

Sanfe Santa Fe Week - Aug. 27-30

Safe Santa Fe Week Begins Monday, August 27

August 22, 2018 – Santa Fe College Student Life, the SF Police Department and SF Counseling Center are teaming up to help SF students, faculty and staff have a safe start to the new fall term. Safe Santa Fe Week will run from Aug. 27-30 on the Northwest Campus and all SF Centers in Alachua … Continue reading Safe Santa Fe Week Begins Monday, August 27

Santa Fe College Police Stress Safety for Students, Faculty and Staff

August 22, 2017 – The Santa Fe College Police Department welcomes our students and staff. The SF Police Department is located in Building T on the Northwest Campus. SF is proud to have dedicated police officers at our campus and centers 24/7/365. If you need to contact the SFPD for an emergency situation, call 352-395-5555 or … Continue reading Santa Fe College Police Stress Safety for Students, Faculty and Staff

Santa Fe College Fall 2018 Convocation is Going on Now

August 21, 2018 – Santa Fe College Fall Convocation is underway at the SF Fine Arts Hall. SF President Jackson Sasser has taken the stage and is addressing the SF community ahead of the fall semester. If you are still at your desk and unable to get away, you can watch the Convocation here. http://www.ustream.tv/channel/santa-fe-college

Fall Convocation Set for Tuesday

August 17, 2018 – Fall term is just about to start and soon Santa Fe College will be filled with students working toward their degrees. SF President Jackson N. Sasser invites all SF faculty and staff to attend the Fall 2018 convocation, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in the SF Fine Arts Hall. President Sasser says … Continue reading Fall Convocation Set for Tuesday

Alachua and Bradford County Schools Start Monday – Increased Traffic on the Roads

August 10, 2018 – The 2018–2019 academic year is about to begin, and that means more congestion on area roadways. Both Alachua and Bradford county school students return to the classroom Monday, Aug. 13. You can avoid traffic headaches by leaving just a few minutes earlier than normal. The safety of area students is a … Continue reading Alachua and Bradford County Schools Start Monday – Increased Traffic on the Roads

Applications for President’s Leadership Seminar Due September 18

  August 3, 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 … Continue reading Applications for President’s Leadership Seminar Due September 18

SF staff and Alachua County Fire Rescue personnel outside the SFPD Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Santa Fe College Staff Attend Emergency Management Training

July 31, 2018 – Santa Fe College employees toured the new SFPD building Tuesday morning, not only to see the recently-opened facility, but also to get valuable information about safety and security at the college. The Emergency Management Readiness Exercise was staffed by both SFPD as well as community partners that included Alachua County Fire … Continue reading Santa Fe College Staff Attend Emergency Management Training

President's Leadership Seminar 2018 with SF Seal

Special Notice to President’s Leadership Seminar Applicants

July 26, 2018 – Anyone who has submitted an online application for the upcoming President’s Leadership Seminar needs to contact Cheryl Farrell at cheryl.farrell@sfcollege.edu or 352-395-5181 to confirm your application was completely submitted. The President’s Leadership Seminar will be Oct. 24-26, and all applications are due Tuesday, Sept. 18. Approximately 25 SF employees will be … Continue reading Special Notice to President’s Leadership Seminar Applicants

Santa Fe College Earns Highest Performance Rating from State

July 24, 2018 – Santa Fe College is leading its 27 peers in the Florida College System. With high graduation rates, a steadily increasing retention rate, and a job placement rate over 96 percent, SF earned the state’s highest “gold” performance rating and will receive nearly four million dollars of performance-based funding for the 2018-2019 … Continue reading Santa Fe College Earns Highest Performance Rating from State

Active Threat Training Tonight at Building O

July 24, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Police Department will be conducting training exercises Tuesday, July 24, 2018, between approximately 5-9 p.m. at the Charles R. Perry Construction Institute (Building O) on the Northwest Campus. Signs, barricades, and cones will mark the area. In order for the training to be safe and secure, it … Continue reading Active Threat Training Tonight at Building O

College Emergency Management Readiness Session July 31

July 24, 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 should … Continue reading College Emergency Management Readiness Session July 31

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

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

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

SFPD Work Study Student Wins $1000 Scholarship

July 3, 2018 – Philip Papendick, a work-study student at the Santa Fe College Police Department, was the recipient of a $1000 scholarship from the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA). Although Papendick was notified in May about the scholarship, the official announcement was made during the IACLEA conference in Orlando last week. … Continue reading SFPD Work Study Student Wins $1000 Scholarship

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

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

SFPD’s Joseph Buckland Presented VALOR Award from WSKY Radio

June 19, 2018 – Santa Fe College Police Officer Joseph Buckland is being recognized for his service to the community and is a recipient of the VALOR Award presented by WSKY 97.3 FM radio. Officer Buckland has been with the SFPD since 2013 and has been instrumental in helping the department on innovative police tactics … Continue reading SFPD’s Joseph Buckland Presented VALOR Award from WSKY Radio