Shared Governance: College Senate and Career Service Council

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

Santa Fe College is Tobacco Free

May 16, 2018 – Santa Fe College believes our students, faculty and staff deserve a beautiful, clean and healthy campus. SF wants to remind all students, faculty and staff that the use of tobacco and tobacco-related products is prohibited. The policy applies not only on the Northwest Campus, but also all land, buildings, facilities and … Continue reading Santa Fe College is Tobacco Free

Support the SF Career Service Council Through Friends of Career Service

May 15, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Career Service Council needs your support. Become a Friend of Career Service, the greatest supporters of Career Service Council. Voluntary contributions from Friends of Career Service help fund many activities during the year such as social events, tributes, scholarships and the family fund. Monetary contributions can be made … Continue reading Support the SF Career Service Council Through Friends of Career Service

SF Career Service Council Holds Annual Spring Tribute May 10

May 10, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Career Service Council will be holding their annual Spring Tribute Thursday, May 10, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the SF Gymnasium (Building V). SF Career Service Council employees and Friends of Career Service are invited to attend. College time and attendance policy states that nonexempt employees … Continue reading SF Career Service Council Holds Annual Spring Tribute May 10

Senate Agenda for May 8, 2018

May 8, 2018 – Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, May 8, 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:                            David Price ANNOUNCEMENTS: … Continue reading Senate Agenda for May 8, 2018

Supervisor Notice for Career Service Spring Tribute

May 7, 2018 – Santa Fe College Career Service employees are invited to the annual Spring Tribute, Thursday, May 10, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the SF Gymnasium (Building V). Supervisors of Career Service employees are reminded that the SF Career Service time and attendance policy states that non-exempt employees are encouraged to … Continue reading Supervisor Notice for Career Service Spring Tribute

Career Service Spring Tribute

May 3, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s Career Service Council will be holding their annual Spring Tribute Thursday, May 10, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the SF Gymnasium (Building V). SF time and attendance policy states that nonexempt employees are encouraged to participate in college-endorsed activities and shared governance to the fullest extent … Continue reading Career Service Spring Tribute

Senate Agenda for April 10, 2018 

April 10, 2018 – Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, April 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                 David Price          IT Issues                … Continue reading Senate Agenda for April 10, 2018 

Nominations for Career Service STAR Awards Due April 13

April 5, 2018 – Nominations for Santa Fe College Career Service STAR Awards are due Friday, April 13, 2018. STAR Awards are presented to full-time Career Service employees who have been in their current position a minimum of one year. This Career Service staff member would have made a valuable and appreciated impact within the … Continue reading Nominations for Career Service STAR Awards Due April 13

Senate Agenda for March 27, 2018

March 27, 2018 – Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, March 27, 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                 David Price               Salary and Benefits        … Continue reading Senate Agenda for March 27, 2018

Dr. Sasser to Address AFC Conference in Orlando

March 26, 2018 – Santa Fe College President Dr. Jackson Sasser will deliver the closing address during the 2018 AFC International Conference on College Teaching and Learning. The conference is designed to connect professors, researchers and instructors, allowing them to exchange ideas and discuss trends in education. The conference, which will be held at Caribe … Continue reading Dr. Sasser to Address AFC Conference in Orlando

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.

Career Service STAR Award Nominations Due April 13

March 19, 2018 – The Career Service STAR Award can be presented to any Santa Fe College full-time Career Service employee who has been in their current position a minimum of one year. This Career Service staff member would have made a valuable and much appreciated impact within the Career Service Council, their department, and/or … Continue reading Career Service STAR Award Nominations Due April 13

Senate Agenda for March 13, 2018

March 13, 2018 – Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, March 13, 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          David Price Calendar Committee report Salary and Benefits IT Issues    … Continue reading Senate Agenda for March 13, 2018

AFC Scholarship Applications Due March 15

March 2, 2018 – The deadline to apply for scholarships from the Santa Fe College Chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) is Thursday, March 15, 2018. Application forms are available on the SF AFC webpage. Applicants need to meet the following criteria to be eligible for a scholarship. Applicant must be an AFC … Continue reading AFC Scholarship Applications Due March 15

Dr. Sasser Speech to Close AFC Conference in Orlando

February 26, 2018 – Santa Fe College President Dr. Jackson Sasser will be speaking at the AFC International Conference on College Teaching and Learning. The conference brings professors, researchers and instructors together to exchange ideas and discuss innovations and trends in college teaching and learning. The conference will be held April 4 – 6 at … Continue reading Dr. Sasser Speech to Close AFC Conference in Orlando

Campus Conversation Book Series: Whistling Vivaldi

February 23, 2018 – Campus Conversations is an initiative generated by the Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) to gather people from various disciplines across Santa Fe College for discussions, learning opportunities and the sharing of ideas. Beginning in March, there will be three opportunities to discuss the book “Whistling Vivaldi” by social psychologist Claude M. Steele. … Continue reading Campus Conversation Book Series: Whistling Vivaldi

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

Santa Fe College Salary Equity Study Sessions Feb. 13

February 12, 2018 – Santa Fe College is rolling out the much anticipated Salary Equity Study to examine compensation and classification. There will be a study consultant on the Northwest Campus this week meeting with the executive leadership team and the college’s shared governance representatives of the Senate and Career Service Salary and Benefits Committees. … Continue reading Santa Fe College Salary Equity Study Sessions Feb. 13