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!
Monthly Archives: March 2017
The Student Activities Board is hosting The Florida College System Student Government Association Wednesday, April 5 through Friday, April 7 at the Ocala Campus. April 6, there will be approximately 300 students and advisors from other colleges on our campus. The Ewers Century Center will be the primary hub for this event. They are anticipating
“Pursuit” is a monthly wellness newsletter from Florida Blue Health. In the April 2017 issue: Making Moves for your Health, Mindful Moment: Unplug Every Day and Healthy Recipe of the Month: Spinach-Almond Pesto. Download the April 2017 Issue of Florida Blue Pursuit.
“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.
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
The Citrus Campus will host a College and Community Resource Expo 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, in the Citrus Learning and Conference Center, Room 101. More than 25 agencies will showcase their programs and services, including the Agency for Persons with Disabilities, The Centers, Citrus County Health Department, CF, Early Learning Coalition, United Way
The Newton A. Perry Aquatic Center at the Ocala Campus will offer American Red Cross Lifeguarding Classes April 7-15 and April 21-29. The 32-hour course includes training in lifeguarding, CPR and first aid. Students must be at least 15 years old, be able to swim 300 yards continuously and tread water for two minutes without
The abstract expressionist paintings of Marti Estep will be on display through April 21 in the upper level of the Dorothea Jerome Building at the Citrus Campus. Estep had a career in nonprofit management for many years. She retired to Citrus County in 2008 and has been able to fully focus on painting. Her art
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
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
The Appleton Museum of Art will present its annual family event “Magical Night at the Museum,” Saturday, May 6, from 6-9 p.m. With Golden Tablet in hand, guests ages 4 and up are invited to embark upon an enchanted adventure around the Appleton that includes unicorn carriage rides, artwork that will come to life, a
A Community Sports Day will be held Saturday, March 25, at 10 a.m. at the College of Central Florida Ocala Campus Gymnasium, 3001 S.W. College Road. Hosted by CF, the United Way of Marion County, the Boys and Girls Club of Marion County and Frank DeLuca YMCA, the event will raise funds for United Way.
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
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
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
GreatValueColleges.net has ranked the College of Central Florida No. 30 on its 2017-2018 list of “50 Best Colleges for Adult Education.” The ranking was developed from the 50 most affordable colleges on the U.S. News and World Report’s list of 100 colleges and universities with the highest percentage of students over the age of 25.
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
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
Our annual Blue Jeans for Babies Fundraiser is BACK! Help raise money for our March of Dimes Campaign while being comfy in your jeans! All you have to do is buy a sticker or a button and wear it on Fridays along with your blue jeans to show your support for the March of Dimes.
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