SF’s Student Affairs Offering Mental Health Training Session

February 4, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Division of Student Affairs is pleased to offer Mental Health First Aid training. This training helps participants understand how to help students/visitors/staff members who may be experiencing a mental health-related crisis or problem on campus. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, psychosis, and addictions. As we focus on … Continue reading SF’s Student Affairs Offering Mental Health Training Session

Tyree Library Offering Workshops on APA Handbook for SF Faculty

January 28, 2020 – The new edition of the APA handbook (Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh edition) was published in October and introduces many changes and updates. For those of you who use APA in your classes and who wish to learn more about these changes, the Library is offering a What’s New with … Continue reading Tyree Library Offering Workshops on APA Handbook for SF Faculty

Friends of Career Service

January 28, 2020 – Friends of Career Service are the great supporters of the Career Service Council. Through these voluntary contributions, the council is able to fund many activities during the year including service projects, social events and scholarships. Any employee of the college (Career Service, Administrative and Professional and/or Faculty) may become a Friend … Continue reading Friends of Career Service

A rendering of what the naming will look like on the SF Fine Arts Hall - it will now be known as the Jackson N. Sasser Fine Arts Hall.

District Board of Trustees Names the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall after Jackson Sasser

January 22, 2020 – The Santa Fe College District Board of Trustees announced at their meeting on Tuesday that they will rename both the College’s Fine Arts Hall and Center Road in honor of retiring President, Dr. Jackson N. Sasser. The Fine Arts Hall will now be known as the Jackson N. Sasser Fine Arts … Continue reading District Board of Trustees Names the Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall after Jackson Sasser

The newly expanded Santa Fe College Police Department building.

Santa Fe College Police Department Named Second in the Nation for Campus Safety Initiatives

January 17, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Police Department was recognized by Safe Campus for creating one of the safest college environments in the nation in their Top 25 University Departments ranking. The SFPD was ranked second in the country, behind only California State University, Fullerton. Safe Campus ranks college police departments based on … Continue reading Santa Fe College Police Department Named Second in the Nation for Campus Safety Initiatives

Evening Safety Tips from the Santa Fe College Police Department

January 17, 2020 – The Santa Fe College Police Department is committed to the safety of our students, faculty and staff. The SFPD wants you to be aware of your surroundings and not hesitate to contact them if you need help. For emergency calls, dial 352-395-5555 or 911. If it is not an emergency, please … Continue reading Evening Safety Tips from the Santa Fe College Police Department

New Original Artwork Coming to Northwest Campus Breezeways

December 18, 2019 – The Art in Public Spaces Board has approved a proposal to replace the reproduction work on the breezeway columns with original works by Santa Fe College faculty, staff and selected visiting artists. The board is excited for this new phase of art on campus to begin, and are hopeful that the … Continue reading New Original Artwork Coming to Northwest Campus Breezeways

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

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

Santa Fe College Opening Doors mug photographed in front of some azaleas

First 200 SF Employees to Complete New Mandatory Training Will Receive a Free Gift

April 3, 2019 – Santa Fe College is rolling 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 roles … Continue reading First 200 SF Employees to Complete New Mandatory Training Will Receive a Free Gift

Fulbright Scholar 2018-2019 top producer logo - featuring Fulbright logo surrounded by a laurel. (long version for banner pic)

Santa Fe College is a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars

February 15, 2019 — Santa Fe College is proud to be included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2018-2019 Fulbright U.S. Scholars. Each year the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announces the top producing institutions for the Fulbright Program, the U.S. government’s flagship international … Continue reading Santa Fe College is a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars

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