SF’s Building Safety Ambassador Program Wins Safety Standout Award

May 5, 2021 – Santa Fe College’s Building Safety Ambassador program was honored with a 2021 Safety Standout Award by Business and Learning Resources’ (BLR’s) Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Solutions Center. The Building Safety Ambassador program received the award for Innovations in Safety Training. The program, which started at SF as a pilot program … Continue reading SF’s Building Safety Ambassador Program Wins Safety Standout Award

Dr. Bea Awoniyi honored by Department of Defense

May 3, 2021 – In a small, outdoor ceremony, amid a steady stream of drive-thru graduation festivities, Dr. Bea Awoniyi, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs at Santa Fe College, was formally honored for her role in supporting the Florida National Guard throughout the pandemic.   First Lieutenant Javan Brown, Engineer Officer for the Florida Army National … Continue reading Dr. Bea Awoniyi honored by Department of Defense

Santa Fe College’s In-Person Open House Set for May 8

April 29, 2021 – Santa Fe College will host an in-person Open House Saturday, May 8, 2021, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on SF’s Northwest Campus, located at 3000 NW 83rd Street, Gainesville. In-coming and prospective students are invited to tour the Northwest Campus, visit with faculty and advisors and discuss the various programs … Continue reading Santa Fe College’s In-Person Open House Set for May 8

Do Your Part to Help SF Students Succeed Through the SF’s Legacy Scholarship

April 22, 2021 – Payroll deduction is an easy way for an employee to have a direct impact in a student’s life. No amount is too little or too big, employees decide the amount to donate per pay period.  In 2017, Bill Penny, AVP for Information Technology Services and CIO established the SF Legacy Scholarship … Continue reading Do Your Part to Help SF Students Succeed Through the SF’s Legacy Scholarship

Career Service STAR Nominations Due April 30

April 7, 2021 – Nominations for Santa Fe College Career Service S.T.A.R. Awards are due Friday, April 30, 2021. S.T.A.R . 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 … Continue reading Career Service STAR Nominations Due April 30

Nominations Open for Career Service Council Officers April 1

March 29, 2021 – Anyone interested in serving as an elected officer of the Career Service Council can declare themselves a candidate, or nominate someone to serve beginning Thursday, April 1. All nominations should be sent to CSCNominations@sfcollege.edu. The nomination period ends Friday, April 30. In order to run for an elected position, the candidate … Continue reading Nominations Open for Career Service Council Officers April 1

SF Brain Bowl Team Wins State Championship

March 29, 2021 – Over the weekend, the Santa Fe College Brain Bowl team won the FCSAA Florida State Championship Tournament. The team, consisting of Matthew Gilinson (team captain), Alejandro Jimenez-Tellado, Alexa Rivers and Zack Zayas,   went undefeated in 4 preliminary rounds held on Friday and 5 top bracket rounds on Saturday. They faced Chipola … Continue reading SF Brain Bowl Team Wins State Championship

SFPD and Regional First Responders Will Participate in Training Exercise on Northwest Campus

March 19, 2021 – Police from a number of North Central Florida agencies will be in several classrooms in and around L building, following all college health and safety protocols, March 22-26. The intensive professional development provides best practices in recognition and interaction with individuals with mental illnesses, those with substance abuse problems and other … Continue reading SFPD and Regional First Responders Will Participate in Training Exercise on Northwest Campus

Santa Fe College Spring 2021 Community Ed Classes Are Underway

March 17, 2021 – Registration for spring Community Education classes began this week. In order to mitigate the risk of COVID-19, all Community Education courses will be offered online. Classes are available on topics including computers, dance, health and fitness, outdoor adventures and many more. There are also several new class offerings this spring. Register … Continue reading Santa Fe College Spring 2021 Community Ed Classes Are Underway

Spring Speaker Event Features Discussion on Music, Dance and the Enlightenment

March 15, 2021 – Santa Fe College’s Research in Undergraduate Education continues its Spring Speaker Series Wednesday, March 17, at 3:30 p.m. with Dr. Michael Vincent presenting a lecture – “ Music and Regional Dances in the Enlightenment”. Dr. Vincent will discuss how eighteenth-century music imitated regional dances. Focusing on Italian composer Luigi Boccherini and … Continue reading Spring Speaker Event Features Discussion on Music, Dance and the Enlightenment

College Senate Agenda for March 16, 2021

March 15, 2021 – The Santa Fe College Executive Council will meet Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. on a Zoom call to practice social distancing. The agenda follows: CALL TO ORDER APPROVAL OF MINUTES – February 23, 2021 COMMUNICATION FROM COLLEGE PRESIDENT COMMUNICATION FROM SENATE PRESIDENT2022-23 Calendar ANNOUNCEMENTS SALARY AND BENEFITS COMMITTEE – Katey Arnold … Continue reading College Senate Agenda for March 16, 2021

Santa Fe College Joins Campuses Nationwide in Effort to be “Voter Friendly”

March 9, 2021 – Today, Santa Fe College is one of over two hundred campuses in thirty-seven states and the District of Columbia designated as a “Voter Friendly Campus.” The initiative, led by national nonpartisan organizations Fair Elections Center’s Campus Vote Project (CVP) and NASPA – Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, held participating institutions … Continue reading Santa Fe College Joins Campuses Nationwide in Effort to be “Voter Friendly”

SF’s Wellness Program Helps You Stay in Shape and Earn Rewards

February 18, 2021 –Santa Fe College’s Better You Strides wellness reward program started this month and the campaign will run through the rest of the year. Employees enrolled in one of the college’s Florida Blue health care plans could earn up to $100 in rewards for participating in the program.   Employees must log onto the Better … Continue reading SF’s Wellness Program Helps You Stay in Shape and Earn Rewards

Sidewalk Construction On North Road In Progress

January 15, 2021 – Santa Fe College is working to improve the safety and accessibility of the Northwest Campus by building sidewalks on both sides of North Road. Continuing a previous project that ensured safe pedestrian pathways near the SF Teaching Zoo and Gym, this project will continue those safe pathways from the north parking lots to … Continue reading Sidewalk Construction On North Road In Progress

SF Student Recognized for LGBTQ+ Leadership Role

January 5, 2021 – The Santa Fe College LGBTQ Faculty and Staff Affinity Group recently recognized SF student Elisabeth Eder for leading the effort to establish an LGBTQ resource center. Elisabeth is a second-year student studying sociology at SF. The group presented Eder with an award for excellence. “We were thrilled to see a student … Continue reading SF Student Recognized for LGBTQ+ Leadership Role

Spring Term Classes Start Tuesday, January 5 – Spring E Classes Begin January 19

January 4, 2021 – Classes for spring, spring A and spring D will resume Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021. As was the case in the fall, classes will be offered in-person, online and through hybrid formats. All students taking classes on any SF property will be asked to complete a daily self-assessment before arriving, and will … Continue reading Spring Term Classes Start Tuesday, January 5 – Spring E Classes Begin January 19

Dr. Broadie Welcomes Students, Faculty and Staff Back for Spring Term

January 4, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D. welcomed the college community back for the spring 2021 term. In his message, the president welcomed both new and returning students. He gave them tips on being successful both at the college and in life after graduation. The president also took time to … Continue reading Dr. Broadie Welcomes Students, Faculty and Staff Back for Spring Term