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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

Families make their way through the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo during the annual Boo at the Zoo event on Tuesday Oct. 31, 2017 in Gainesville, FL. Zoo faculty, staff and students dress in costumes and pass out candy to trick-or-treaters

Boo at the Zoo Collects Nearly 6000 Cans for Charity

November 2, 2017 – The 23rd Annual Boo at the Zoo at the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo was another wild success. Trick-or-treaters, all 5593 of them, showed up to see the Halloween-themed decorations, and of course, collect as much candy as they could. SF Teaching Zoo Director Jonathan Miot thanked the students and staff … Continue reading Boo at the Zoo Collects Nearly 6000 Cans for Charity

Pumpkin Carving Contest for the SF Teaching Zoo

October 18, 2017 – The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is looking for artists who want to submit decorated pumpkins for their pumpkin carving contest. Represent your department and help decorate the zoo’s pumpkin patch. After you attend the Community Education class this weekend and learn how to carve like the pros, bring your family-friendly … Continue reading Pumpkin Carving Contest for the SF Teaching Zoo

College for Kids at Santa Fe College Session Two in Full Swing

July 26, 2017 – The campers at SF College for Kids (CFK) have been enjoying their time on campus.  They get to take part in classes covering the arts, athletics, music, science, video technology so much more. The CFK program gives young people 10 – 14 years of age an opportunity to continue the learning … Continue reading College for Kids at Santa Fe College Session Two in Full Swing

Celebrate Zookeeper Day at the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo!

July 18, 2017 – Zookeeper Day is more than just monkeying around! Have you ever wondered what it’s really like to be a zookeeper? On Saturday, July 22, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is celebrating National Zookeeper Week by highlighting our incredible zookeepers and the amazing work … Continue reading Celebrate Zookeeper Day at the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo!

Celebrate Earth Day with SF at Party for the Planet April 1-2, 2017 at the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo

March 15, 2017 Zoos all over the country are honoring Earth Day by hosting the annual Party for the Planet. The Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo is celebrating April 1 and 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and you are all invited! This year, we are putting a spotlight on unique ecosystems from around the … Continue reading Celebrate Earth Day with SF at Party for the Planet April 1-2, 2017 at the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo