Monthly Archives: October 2017

Computer Courses Available

CF will offer several computer courses in November and December at the Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 will meet Wednesdays, Nov. 1, 8 and 15, from 2-5 p.m. The course fee is $129. Learn the fundamentals of spreadsheets. Students should know how to operate a computer in a Windows

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Facing Mortality, Book Reading Nov. 7

Hospice of Marion County, CF’s Community Arts Partner, will host a reading of “Cry, Heart, But Never Break” by Danish author Glenn Ringtved Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2:30-5:30 p.m. in the Webber Center at the Ocala Campus. This book for children (and adults) addresses the issue of mortality with gentleness, tenderness and awareness. “Cry, Heart, But Never

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MEGA Monday: Happy Halloween – Oct. 30

Come join us for a presentation of Tim Burton’s 1984 short “Frankenweenie” with special appearances by Dr. Paul Bearer and the cats of the Marion County Humane Society. Come meet your new best friend in this special adoption event and learn how you can help! Oct. 30 12:30-1:45 p.m. Building 8, Room 110 Edible weenies

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First-Year Advising: What’s Involved – Oct. 30

First-Year Success Advising is designed to help students gain knowledge and skills needed to identify an Academic Pathway that matches their interest, abilities, and educational and professional goals. Each new first-time-in-college student is assigned to a First-Year Success Specialist who advises them through their first year at CF. First-Year Success Specialists are required to meet

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Appleton Presents Rembrandt Exhibitions

The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will present two exhibitions of prints by Dutch draughtsman, painter and printmaker Rembrandt van Rijn Jan. 20-March 18: “Rembrandt and the Jews,” organized by the Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art, Westmont College, and “Rembrandt Revealed: Etchings from the collection of Dr. Robert and Mrs. Mariann McClary.”

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Mandatory Open Enrollment – 2018 Benefits

Good afternoon, CF Family: The 2018 Florida Blue Medical Insurance Open Enrollment begins today and continues until midnight 11/3/17.  I am pleased to report that CF will continue to cover 100% of each eligible employee’s cost of health insurance.  The attached “Notification of Plan & Rate Changes” has a lot of information regarding changes to

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Benefits Information Sessions

We are pleased to offer a number of open enrollment informational sessions starting today: Assistance with FBMC Online Enrollment or General Benefits Questions We are offering Computer Lab Sessions in OPD, Building 3, Room 117D for anyone who needs assistance re-enrolling in benefits. Representatives from HR will also be onsite to answer questions related to

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Hunt for the Wilderpeople – Nov. 7

International Film Series will present “Hunt for the Wilderpeople,” a 2016 film that will tug at your heartstrings and make you laugh out loud. “Hunt for the Wilderpeople” will be shown Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in Building 8, Room 110, at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Raised

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Support our Student-Athletes

Support our Patriot student-athletes with these events. Saturday, Oct. 21 Volleyball Tri-Match 10 a.m., CF vs. Palm Beach State College Noon, Palm Beach State College vs Pensacola State College 2 p.m., CF vs. Pensacola State College Women’s Basketball scrimmage vs. Southeastern University, 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23 Baseball vs. Pasco-Hernando State College, 3 p.m. Tuesday,

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Being Conservative in Higher Education

An educational and critical thinking panel discussion led by CF faculty and students. Learn about bias and differences among conservatives, liberals and independents. Laugh as we overturn stereotypes and learn to respect differences. Professors encouraged to bring their classes. Wednesday, Oct 25, 12:30-1:45 p.m. Citrus Learning and Conference Center College of Central Florida Citrus Campus

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Buy an AFC Polo Shirt

The Association of Florida Colleges CF Chapter is selling navy blue polo shirts with the AFC-CF logo. Shirts are relaxed fit. Preorder by Friday, Nov. 17. Email size and send $25 payment to Amanda Camp, Bryant Student Union, Room 106, campa@cf.edu. For information, call 352-854-2322, ext. 1902. Sizing Information  S M L XL 2XL 3XL Chest 35-37

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Become a CF Book Elf

Books will be distributed to a child in the greater CF community through the Early Learning Coalition of Marion County, Early Learning Coalition of the Nature Coast (Citrus and Levy Counties), and College Park Elementary School as part of the College of Central Florida Literacy Buddies Program. Donate an unwrapped, new, hardcover children’s picture book

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