Monthly Archives: March 2017

Trustees Approve Summer Hours

The CF District Board of Trustees unanimously supported adjusting summer hours to 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, at their March 29 meeting. Summer hours go into effect the week of May 8. The college will be closed Fridays through Aug. 4. Enjoy this extra time with family and friends!

Professional Development Opportunities April 3

“Ebooks at the Learning Resource Center,” presented by Susan Bradshaw, will be offered from 12:30-1 p.m. in Building 3, Room 112. Learn about where to find EBooks and how to cite them. “APA and MLA: What are the similarities, differences?” presented by Liz Minnerly, will be offered from 1-1:30 p.m. in Building 3, Room 112.

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Retirement Ahead sign

FRS Planning Workshops April 5-6

The Florida Retirement System is offering free financial planning workshops for your FRS-covered employees via webcast. April 5, 10 a.m. to noon: Using the FRS to plan for retirement April 5, 1-3 p.m.: Spanish version of Using the FRS to plan for retirement April 6, 10 a.m. to noon: Nearing retirement in the FRS April

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Meet Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings April 5

The Humanities and Social Sciences Department and the CF Library present Betty Jean Steinshouer portraying Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, Building 8, Room 110. Come see the author of The Yearling and Cross Creek brought to life! This program is made possible by funds from the Judith Kaplan Endowed Chair

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‘Visual Arts Student Exhibition’ Opens April 5

Student talent will be showcased in the “Visual Arts Student Exhibition” that opens Wednesday, April 5 in the Webber Gallery. The exhibition is a college tradition that gives students an opportunity to present their work in a professional environment. There will be a variety of two-dimensional and three-dimensional works on display. “With the increasing expansion

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New 3D Human Anatomy Atlas Available Online

CF students and faculty now have access to Visible Body’s Human Anatomy Atlas, a 3-D graphic database from Ovid showing more than 6,000 anatomical structures. It should prove useful to students of Anatomy & Physiology, as well as Health Sciences. A downloadable app will enable smart phone users to use the database. Instructor’s computer stations

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Career Expo Today; Dining Deals

Spend your lunch at the Career Expo today; show this email to receive the deals below. All day Starbucks is offering a special $5 Grande Patriot Berry Frappuccino.  PLUS, stop by the registration table and pick up a ticket for a chance to win door prizes! Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Item & Drink – $1 Off

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Florida Tourism and Economics Panel Discussions April 11

The college will host two panel discussions on “Making Florida a Competitive Destination” Tuesday, April 11, in the Webber Center. The first panel, 12:30 to 2 p.m., will feature Sarah Arteaga, director of the Regional Economic Information Network of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Jacksonville Branch; Dr. Jerry Parrish, chief economist and director of

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National Artifact at Ocala Campus March 24

The gavel used by President George Washington to dedicate the cornerstone of the U.S. Capital will be on view from 2-4 p.m. Friday, March 24, at the Stearns Learning Resources Center. The national artifact will be in Ocala March 23-25 in the care of three Freemasons from the Washington, D.C., Masonic Potomac Lodge No. 5

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VPA Lecture Series Event March 29

The lecture “Growing Up Bel Canto:  The Effects of the Italian Style and Repertoire on the Young Voice” will be given Wednesday, March 29, at 12:30 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center Band Room 122.  Tenor Wes Hunter will explore the vocal music of Rossini, Donizetti and Bellini in relation to how this repertoire

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Employee Satisfaction Survey Open Through March 31

Dear CF Family: We are pleased to launch the redesigned CF Employee Satisfaction Survey. With collegewide feedback and direct input from various departments we have improved this survey instrument so that it provides valuable information for departments to evaluate their services and make data informed decisions for planning, establishing goals and measuring success. Please take

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