Tips for Completing Your FERPA and Cybersecurity Training

November 6, 2019 – Earlier this year, Santa Fe College rolled out two new online employee training courses: FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) and Cybersecurity. These training courses are designed to give SF faculty and staff the information they need to protect student information and provide a fundamental understanding of computer security and their … Continue reading Tips for Completing Your FERPA and Cybersecurity Training

Santa Fe College to honor President Jackson N. Sasser at a Reception December 6

November 6, 2019 – Santa Fe College invites the staff, students and community to a special reception honoring outgoing president, Jackson N. Sasser, Friday, Dec. 6, from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. in Building R, Room 001 on the Northwest Campus. In January 2019, Dr. Sasser announced that he would be retiring Feb. 1, 2020, after … Continue reading Santa Fe College to honor President Jackson N. Sasser at a Reception December 6

Professional Development Scholarship Application Due Nov. 29

November 5, 2019 – Santa Fe College offers Professional Development Scholarships to SF employees looking to earn a bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degree. Applications are currently being accepted and all applications must be received by midnight Friday, Nov. 29, 2019. The applications are available by clicking the Professional Development Scholarship link above, or by going … Continue reading Professional Development Scholarship Application Due Nov. 29

Congratulations to Mike Christy, SF Brand Ambassador for October 2019

November 5, 2019 – If you were to ask anyone who has had the opportunity to meet or work with him, one thing you will learn is that Mike Christy is the embodiment of everything Santa Fe College stands for. Mike, a Senior Mover in SF’s Facilities department, is ever-present, willing and able to do … Continue reading Congratulations to Mike Christy, SF Brand Ambassador for October 2019

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Santa Fe College Begins 2019 United Way Fundraising Campaign

October 22, 2019 – Santa Fe College is gearing up for the annual United Way fundraising campaign. All funds go to the United Way of North Central Florida and all proceeds stay in the community. Starting next week, SF employees will be receiving donation forms for payroll deductions. If you sign up for a payroll … Continue reading Santa Fe College Begins 2019 United Way Fundraising Campaign

EXTRA Shuttle Service for Santa Fe College students

EXTRA Transportation Service Available to Students in Southwest and Northern Alachua County

October 16, 2019 – Beginning in the Spring 2020 semester, MV transportation will be providing transportation disadvantaged people access to Santa Fe College’s Northwest Campus via the EXTRA Shuttle. The EXTRA Shuttle will provide daily round-trip service from rural communities surrounding Gainesville to the Northwest Campus each morning and back each afternoon every weekday when … Continue reading EXTRA Transportation Service Available to Students in Southwest and Northern Alachua County

FERPA and Cybersecurity Training Reminder

October 10, 2019 – On April 4, 2019, Santa Fe College rolled out two new online employee training courses: FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) and Cybersecurity. These training courses are designed to give SF faculty and staff the information they need to protect student information, and provide a fundamental understanding of computer security and … Continue reading FERPA and Cybersecurity Training Reminder

SF’s Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee Seeks Input After Completing Strategic Plan

October 7, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee has completed its first strategic plan. The Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee helps to create and sustain a campus and community-wide culture that ensures diversity, equity, and inclusion. More information is available about the activities of the Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee … Continue reading SF’s Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee Seeks Input After Completing Strategic Plan

Santa Fe College Selects Dr. Paul Broadie II To Be College’s Fifth President

October 4, 2019 – The Santa Fe College District Board of Trustees unanimously endorsed Dr. Paul Broadie as the new SF President at a meeting on October 3, 2019.  Dr. Broadie, who currently serves as President at both Gateway Community College and Housatonic Community College in Connecticut, becomes the fifth President in the College’s 54-year … Continue reading Santa Fe College Selects Dr. Paul Broadie II To Be College’s Fifth President

Congratulations to Betsy Nunu and Shelly Varnedoe, SF Brand Ambassadors for September 2019

In case you haven’t noticed, Human Resources has been running in high gear for the Presidential Search. Communications & Creative Services noticed, and is truly grateful for the attention to detail that HR’s Betsy Nunu showed in preparing for events to welcome both presidential finalists. She consulted with CCS to determine the best ways to … Continue reading Congratulations to Betsy Nunu and Shelly Varnedoe, SF Brand Ambassadors for September 2019

SF Continues to Be the Top Choice for Bright Futures Scholars

September 26, 2019 – Santa Fe College is honored to once again be the top choice for Florida Bright Futures scholars for the 2018 – 2019 academic year. The Florida Department of Education reports that, just like in 2017 – 2018, SF led the Florida College System in both initial college enrollees (621) as well … Continue reading SF Continues to Be the Top Choice for Bright Futures Scholars

Santa Fe College Adjunct Faculty Reject Union

September 19, 2019  – Santa Fe College adjunct faculty members have voted against joining the Service Employees International Union (SEIU). SEIU filed a petition in December 2018, seeking to represent the college’s adjunct faculty, and an election was held from Aug. 23 – Sept. 19. The Public Employee Relations Commission (PERC) reported today the vote … Continue reading Santa Fe College Adjunct Faculty Reject Union

SFPD Investigating Potential Theft From Zoo

August 26, 2019 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is investigating the possible theft of a Solomon Island/Prehensile-tailed skink from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo. On Sunday, Aug. 25, staff at the zoo reported the skink was missing from its exhibit. After a preliminary check of the surrounding area, SF Teaching Zoo staff … Continue reading SFPD Investigating Potential Theft From Zoo

CCS Project Management System is Changing July 8

July 3, 2019 – Communication & Creative Services (CCS) project request system is being upgraded. The inMotion Now project request system is coming to an end and will be replaced by a new system known as inMotion Ignite. The new system promises to be more interactive and user-friendly than the original version. Regular users of … Continue reading CCS Project Management System is Changing July 8