Student Life B-I-N-G-O, June 2

Join CF Student Life for an online game of B-I-N-G-O on Tuesday, June 2, from 6-7 p.m. using ZOOM! During the event, we will include links that take students, faculty and staff to a custom CF Patriots B-I-N-G-O card. Are you ready to play? Prizes will be awarded for currently enrolled CF students. Alll are

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Working from Home: Food For Thought Week of May 18

Keep hanging in there! Check out some of these articles that might interest you. –Five Essential Skills to Lead Through Disruption (Inc.) –The Indistractable Model: 4 Steps to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life (Woven) –The HyFlex option for Instruction if Campuses Open This Fall (Insider Higher Ed–full video and article available) Have an

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Student Life Awards, May 21

Please join us for the video premiere of our 2019-2020 Student Life Awards on Thursday, May 21, at 1 p.m. on Facebook! Even though we cannot gather in person – we wanted to recognize the hard work of our student clubs and organizations!  https://www.facebook.com/CFStudentLife/

Rave Alert, May 19

CF will conduct a test of its RAVE Alert emergency notification system for all CF campus locations on Tuesday, May 19, between 12:15 and 12:30 p.m. Students, faculty and staff are enrolled automatically and may receive messages via text, phone and email. To update your preferences, login to the MyCF portal, click on Go to RAVE,

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Student Life TV Tunes Trivia, May 19

Calling all TV theme song experts! Student Life invites students, faculty and staff to join in for trivia that will include matching theme song lyrics to their TV show on Tuesday, May 19, at 6 p.m. online. This event will utilize Kahoot! and Zoom. Be sure you have downloaded both of these apps! Prizes will

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Transition into Medicare Webinar, May 28

Join Doug Valery with Valery Insurance Agency for a webinar on the “Transition into Medicare” on Thursday, May 28, at 1 p.m.  Click here to access the webinar handout. Your microphone and video will be turned off when you enter the webinar. Join Zoom Meeting Phone: 312-626-6799 Meeting ID: 885 1622 8260 Password: valery One

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New Directions Webinar for Managers and Leaders: ‘Transgender Awareness and Sensitivity for Leaders,’ June 17

Please join us for this free webinar, offered through New Directions Employee Assistance Program, “Transgender Awareness & Sensitivity for Leaders,” on Wednesday, June 17, from noon-1 p.m. or 3-4 p.m.  Supporting employees who are transgender is an emerging necessity in business culture. A workplace transition can be challenging if a trans employee’s manager is not

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New Directions Webinar: ‘The Importance of an GLBTQ+ Inclusive Workplace,” June 24

Please join us for this free webinar, offered through New Directions Employee Assistance Program, “The Importance of an GLBTQ+ Inclusive Workplace,” on Wednesday, June 24, from noon-1 p.m. or 3-4 p.m.  All employees deserve to be treated with respect, and included in the workplace. This is especially true when considering LGBTQ+ individuals. Developing strategies to

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Working from Home: Food For Thought Week of May 11

Keep hanging in there! Check out some of these articles that might interest you. –Which Zoom person are you? –Boost Your Productivity By Asking this Before Each Meeting and Every Email (Fast Company) –Five Myths about Remote Teaching (Chronicle of Higher Education) –You Are Stronger Than Your Quarantine Fatigue (New York Times) Have an interesting article

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Summer Hours

The District Board of Trustees approved a reduced summer work hour schedule as a benefit for college employees.  Beginning Monday, May 11, and ending on Friday, July 31, the college will be on a reduced summer work schedule of Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and off on Fridays.  Exceptions to this schedule occur when CF employees

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Virtual Spring Commencement, May 8

We will celebrate a virtual graduation Friday, on what would have been our spring commencement. A video will be posted to the website and social media that day and will include messages from Dr. Henningsen, Dr. Paugh and a few community members. Faculty and staff are encouraged to post messages of congratulations on our CF

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Working from Home: Food For Thought, Week of May 4

Here we go; it’s May! Check out some of these articles that might interest you. –Game of Bones (YouTube) –The ‘Visiting Year’ Community College as an Alternative to a Gap Year (Confessions from a Community College Dean, Inside Higher Ed) –COVID-19 and the Academic Parent (Chronicle of Higher Education) –Why Deep Work Matters in a Distracted World

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Giving Tuesday, May 5

Please support the CF Foundation’s Patriot Fund on May 5, Giving Tuesday, to help College of Central Florida students in their most critical time of  need. This fund provides immediate assistance for expenses outside of the classroom such as rent, utilities and food so students may stay in school and complete their studies. To give

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AFC CF Trivia Night, May 12

Calling all CF Patriots! Join us for an Association of Florida Colleges Trivia Night virtually on Tuesday, May 12, at 6 p.m. Create a team or join one of ours for a great time to test your CF knowledge and enjoy good fellowship as we connect online. Make sure to download the Kahoot! App on

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