April 20, 2018 Good morning, CF Team, We are down to the home stretch. This is my favorite time of year as we have so much to celebrate. On May 4, we will honor our students in two graduation ceremonies at First Baptist Church of Ocala. The 3 p.m. ceremony will celebrate our bachelor’s degree,
It is that time of year when we ask for your valuable feedback for the 2018 Employee Satisfaction Survey. Please take a few minutes to complete the survey at the link below. 2018 Employee Satisfaction Survey This survey will remain open until Wednesday, May 16, 2018. This survey provides a valuable measure of your satisfaction
Join us for MEGA Mondays on April 23 from 12:30-1:45 p.m. in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building, Room 110, for a stress reduction workshop. Learn and practice simple techniques to manage stress in your daily life. Create a stress reduction plan for final exams. Food will be available. The event is sponsored by Lori
The College of Central Florida will hold its spring 2018 commencement Friday, May 4, with two ceremonies to honor graduates. Both ceremonies will be held at First Baptist Church of Ocala, 2801 S.E. Maricamp Road. At 3 p.m., students receiving certificates, Associate in Science and bachelor degrees will be recognized. The second ceremony, for students receiving
You are invited to attend a retirement party for June Jones on Monday, April 30, from 1-3 p.m. in Founders Hall, Board Room. Add to my calendar
Join the next round of monthly webinars provided by Aetna EAP. Topics include bully-proofing your child, unplug to recharge, tips for getting organized and what parents need to know about teen suicide.
Join the Association of Florida Colleges CF Chapter and the Career and Professional Employees Council as we celebrate CF employee accomplishments on Tuesday, April 24, at 8 a.m. in Klein Center. Enjoy breakfast and hear from keynote speakers from Eastern Florida State College and Palm Beach State College. Door prizes will be given out as
The 2018 Florida legislative session has ended. Join us and learn about new legislation affecting Marion County at the next CEP Friday Talks on April 27 at 8 a.m. at the CF Hampton Center. RSVP to Danielle@OcalaCEP.com.
The website Schools.com has ranked CF the No. 5 community college in Florida. The website used a 10-point scale to calculate each school’s score in six categories: percentage of students enrolled in distance education, total cost of attendance, student-to-faculty ratio, graduation rate, acceptance rate of transfer students into the State University of Florida System and
The College of Central Florida’s Visual and Performing Arts Department will present a chamber music concert April 29 at 3 p.m. at the Webber Center, Ocala Campus. The concert features the String Ensemble, under the direction of Marina Tucker; the Brass Ensemble, led by John D. Ash; the Trumpet Ensemble, led by Andrew Moore;
Join us for MEGA Mondays on April 16, from 12:30-1:45 p.m. in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building, Room 110, and in the adjacent parking lot for an informational session from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. Come experience what really goes on during a crime scene investigation. Food will be available. The event is sponsored
Congratulations to Professor Deborah Becker who was presented the Ernest L. Boyer International Award for Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Technology at the Association of Florida College’s International Conference on College Teaching and Learning in Orlando April 6. Professor Becker is an associate professor in the Associate Degree Nursing program. Her innovative spirit and desire to create
CF employees can check out the following Florida Retirement System workshop videos for more information: Using the FRS to Plan for Your Retirement Link to video: https://www.myfrs.com/Workshop.htm#tabs-A Using the FRS to Plan for Your Retirement (SPANISH) Link to video: https://www.myfrs.com/Workshop.htm#tabs-N Nearing Retirement in the FRS Link to video: https://www.myfrs.com/Workshop.htm#tabs-B Nearing Retirement in the FRS (SPANISH) Link to video:
Are you prepared for retirement? The time will be here sooner than you can imagine. Now is your time to create or finalize the best plan possible! Back by popular demand, join AFC on Wednesday, April 18, at 12:30 p.m., in the Bryant Student Union, Room 203, to hear from a panel of CF recent retirees.
Do you have a job for student workers? The Financial Aid Office has funding available for Federal Work Study student employment. Students can work for your department 10-15 hours per week in the spring and summer semesters and be paid with Federal Work Study funds. For further information or to request a Federal Work Study
Come learn about the CF Testing Center on Thursday, April 19, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the Bryant Student Union, Room 205. For more information, contact Priscilla Adams at firstname.lastname@example.org or ext. 1395.
CF’s Humanities and Social Sciences Department is proud to spotlight Fulbright scholar Dr. Svitlana Sharkova’s lecture on “Ukraine’s Contribution to the Scientific and Cultural Heritage of the World.” on Wednesday, April 11, from 12:30-1:45 p.m., in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building, Room 110. All students, faculty, and staff are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Dr. Sharkova
Calling all CF Patriots! Join us for an AFC Trivia Night at Mojo’s Grill and Catering, 2015 S.W. 17th St on Thursday, April 19, at 7 p.m. Bring a team or join one of ours for a great time to test your knowledge and enjoy good fellowship. RSVP to Sharon Altany at ext. 1279. Add to my calendar
CF’s Visual and Performing Arts Department will host a jazz concert Saturday, April 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center at the Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Doors open at 7 p.m. The Patriot Blues Jazz band and Jazz Combo concert “Full Strength!” directed by Greg Snider, will feature a mix of
Think you know the difference between fake news and real news? Join us for the next MEGA Monday session on April 9, 12:30-1:45 p.m., in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building, Room 110, to participate in a Fake News Game Show. Add to my calendar