My Brother’s Keeper Holds “Student for a Day” Event at SF October 18

October 5, 2018 – Join My Brother’s Keeper at SF College for our fall Student for a Day event on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, from 10 a.m. – noon on Santa Fe College’s Northwest Campus. This event is free and open to black male high school seniors interested in learning about the college experience and how to … Continue reading My Brother’s Keeper Holds “Student for a Day” Event at SF October 18

Construction Notice: SF Transformer Replacement Project

October 1, 2018 – Gainesville, FL – Santa Fe College will commence a construction project on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 to replace transformers at Building A and Building B.  This project will continue through the end of December, 2018. The contractor will be putting a dumpster and a fenced area just south or Building E, … Continue reading Construction Notice: SF Transformer Replacement Project

Proposed Change to the Santa Fe College By-Laws

September 25, 2018 – The Santa Fe College Senate is proposing a change to its By-Laws Article I, Section A concerning the filling of officer vacancies. The following is the text of the proposed changes: ARTICLE I: Officers of the College Senate Section A. Filling Vacancies If the Presiding Officer of the Executive Council assumes … Continue reading Proposed Change to the Santa Fe College By-Laws

SDI is Now Student Development and Leadership

September 6, 2018 – Santa Fe College’s SDI department has changed its name to Student Development and Leadership. The name change more accurately reflects SDL’s mission of supporting academic success, career development and leadership among SF students. The web address for SDL has changed as well. The new address is sfcollege.edu/sdl. Make sure you update … Continue reading SDI is Now Student Development and Leadership

Join Friends of Career Service and Support SF’s Career Service Council

August 13, 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 Join Friends of Career Service and Support SF’s Career Service Council

Department Name Change – The CAT is Back!

August 8, 2018 – The CAT is back! The Center for Teaching, Technology & Training (CT3) has changed its name to Center for Academic Technologies (CAT), effective immediately. The change to CAT is intended to better encompass the diverse nature of the department’s work with Santa Fe College faculty and staff in the areas of … Continue reading Department Name Change – The CAT is Back!

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

Alberto Becomes First Named Storm of 2018

May 25, 2018 – Developing off the Yucatan Peninsula, Subtropical Storm Alberto has become the first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season, which doesn’t actually start until Friday, June 1, 2018. The storm became named as of the 11 a.m. Friday, May 25, update from the National Hurricane Center (NHC). Subtropical storms are low … Continue reading Alberto Becomes First Named Storm of 2018

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

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

CCS Best Practices: Working With the Media

April 16, 2018 – Gainesville, FL – Have a story that you think is news worthy? Or maybe a reporter has approached you for a quote? It’s important to remember that before interacting with the press, you should always check in with CCS. Why? Because the reputation of the college is critical. It is directly … Continue reading CCS Best Practices: Working With the Media

SF Softball: Central Florida Gets a Pair from Saints

April 14, 2018 – Gainesville, FL – The 2018 Mid-Florida Conference champion College of Central Florida Patriots lived up to their #6 NJCAA national ranking, defeating the Santa Fe Saints 9-0 and 9-1. Lindsey Markham-Rosario was dominant in the circle game one, pitching all five innings with six strikeouts.  Kelly Bennett and Charlene Contreras had … Continue reading SF Softball: Central Florida Gets a Pair from Saints

Saints Sharewear is Now Open Wednesday and Thursday

March 21, 2018 – Saints Sharewear is a consignment shop on the Northwest Campus of Santa Fe College specializing in gently used men’s, women’s and children’s clothing, shoes and accessories, as well as items for the home. All items are $1 unless marked otherwise. Saints Sharewear, located in HA-130, was open every Wednesday, but starting … Continue reading Saints Sharewear is Now Open Wednesday and Thursday

SF Men’s Basketball: Daytona State Holds Off Saints, 69-64

February 15, 2018 – Daytona, FL – The Santa Fe Saints lead Daytona State in the second half of their Mid-Florida Conference tilt, but couldn’t hold on, falling to the Falcons 69-64. Santa Fe (20-8, 6-4 MFC) lead by a point after the first half and lead late in the second period, but a run … Continue reading SF Men’s Basketball: Daytona State Holds Off Saints, 69-64

FERPA Reminder for SF Faculty and Staff

February 7, 2018 – FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) was passed by Congress and signed into law in 1974. It grants certain rights to a post-secondary student.  For example, students are entitled to: see the education records that the institution maintains on the student. seek amendment to those records, and in certain cases append … Continue reading FERPA Reminder for SF Faculty and Staff

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The 2018 Santa Fe College Viewbook is Available Now

January 29, 2018 – It’s here! The 2018 Santa Fe College viewbook is now available. The viewbook is one of the best ways to tell the story of the college and is a great way of recruiting new students to SF. Printed copies of the viewbook will be used at college fairs, high school and … Continue reading The 2018 Santa Fe College Viewbook is Available Now

Academic Progress Reporting Begins

January 17, 2018 – Early academic progress reporting dates are approaching.  Santa Fe College professors should check their email for academic progress reporting rosters to provide feedback about any students enrolled in their classes who would benefit from some additional support to help them get on track academically. Faculty should provide feedback for any students … Continue reading Academic Progress Reporting Begins