Monday, Dec. 4 12:30-1:30 p.m. Ewers Century Center Room 302 Presented by Amy Osborne, MS MIS Instructor of Computer Information Technology Faculty Fellow – STEM The Hour of Code is a global movement held during Computer Science Education Week (Dec 4-10). This movement reaches tens of millions of students in 180+ countries through a one-hour introduction to
Monthly Archives: November 2017
Sunday, Dec. 3, 2 – 3:30 p.m. Appleton Museum of Art “Ancient Wisdom and the Golden Ratio” Dr. Scott Olsen Talk given in conjunction with the exhibit: Mysteries of the Amazon: Visionary Artwork of Pablo Amaringo and His Students FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Nov. 29, 2017 Good afternoon, CF Team, Cool weather is in the air and reminds us that the end of the semester is right around the corner. We recognized many of our outstanding students at the Phi Theta Kappa induction ceremony Oct. 25. It’s great to see these students succeeding at CF. Chriseanna Mitchell, pictured
CF will hold its fall 2017 commencement at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at First Baptist Church of Ocala, 2801 S.E. Maricamp Road. Jack Wilkinson, namesake of the CF Jack Wilkinson Levy Campus, will be honored posthumously with the CF Foundation’s Distinguished Service Award. Ira Holmes, longtime CF faculty member and founder of the CF
CF will hold an open house Tuesday, Dec. 12, to help students apply for admission, financial aid and enroll for spring semester, which begins Jan. 8. The first 100 attendees who were not previously enrolled are eligible to receive a $100 scholarship. The open house is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Room 203
Monday, Nov. 27 12:30-1:45 p.m. Building 8, Room 110 Free Food! LGBTQIAPD? Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, Queer, Intersex, Asexual, Pansexual, Demisexual What does it mean? Come join the Psychology Club as we host a panel discussion to talk about it.
Happy Holidays! Enter now for a chance to win a tree of gift cards valued at more than $250. Tickets are $1 each or six tickets for $5 They are on sale until Dec. 7. The lucky winner will be drawn at CF’s Holiday Open House Dec. 7, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Winner need not be present
The Debra Vazquez Memorial Poetry Series Committee is pleased to announce our 2018 Distinguished Guest as Juan Felipe Herrera. Herrera served as US Poet Laureate from 2015-2017. You will find more information about Herrera at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juan_Felipe_Herrera and here https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/juan-felipe-herrera. Please save the dates, Thursday, Feb. 15, and Friday, Feb. 16 to join us! Thursday, Feb
The CF Bookstore is offering an additional 50 percent off in-store clearance items until Monday, Nov. 27. Assorted reading books are just $1 and will make great holiday gifts. Exclusions may apply, and sales are while supplies last. Visit your CF Bookstore for details.
The CF Holiday Bake-off returns for 2017. Pull out your favorite recipes, put on your apron, dust off your rolling pin, and get baking. You could win $110 and bragging rights in the third annual bake-off. Enter your cookies/bars, cakes and pies in a blind competition that will be judged by community members and local
Our Association of Florida Colleges CF chapter will serve dinner to residents of Evangeline Booth Garden Apartments Wednesday, Nov. 22, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Please join us in giving back to the community for this special event. Our partnership with Evangeline Booth Gardens provides an atmosphere where students, faculty and staff can give back
The CF United Way Auction is now open! Please follow this link to start bidding to raise money to put back into our community. This year we have some great items up for auction, the auction will stay open for two weeks: Nov. 15 – Dec. 2. Some of the items currently up for auction
Special Pre-sale for CF employees! Date: Wednesday, Nov. 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Where: Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd. CF employees receive 30% off their entire purchase! Can’t make it on Wednesday? Stop by on Black Friday, Nov. 24. The Appleton Store carries everything from decorative art objects to fun novelty items.
Celebrating the 20-year anniversary of the Mr. & Ms. CF Scholarship Program is an amazing milestone. It is also a time for reflection. The program, operating in some form or another since the 1960s, is long overdue for a “refresh.” This year we are taking some time to evaluate our goals and rebuild a program
Patriot Café hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Breakfast is served all day. Monday, Nov. 20 Baked Potato Bar: Baked Potato served with Toppings and Served with Soup and a Dinner Roll Soup: Potato Cheddar and Chicken and Wild Rice Tuesday, Nov. 21 Taco Tuesday! 2 Beef Tacos served with Rice and Beans Soup: Beef Chili and Tomato
There are resources provided by the CF Employee Assistance Program, Resources for Living, that can be helpful during a time of healing. Here is information that might be help in light of the tragic shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas. How to cope with community and school violence Helping children cope with a disaster Stages of
The meeting was held at the Hampton Center in Ocala. Recognition Saul Reyes, vice president of Student Affairs, joined staff members to introduce student leaders to the board. Johnny Thompson, Admissions and School Relations, presented the 2017-2018 CF Ambassadors. Marjorie McGee, Student Life, presented the 2017-2018 Ocala Campus Student Activities Board leadership. In Other Business,
Celebrate 60 years of the arts at CF with a signature anniversary event featuring all of the college’s performing arts groups in one powerful, fast-paced music production, and a theatrical production of “Endgame” by Samuel Becket. Show times for “Endgame” are Friday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 2, at 5 p.m. and Sunday,
The Visual and Performing Arts Department will present a Piano and Vocal Recital Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 12:30 p.m. in the Charles R. Dassance Fine Arts Center at the Ocala Campus. This recital will feature piano and vocal performances by students currently enrolled in music courses. They will perform musical selections ranging from popular to
The Appleton Museum of Art will present “On the Edge of the Florida Frontier: Perspectives on Life at Fort King.” Organized by the Gulf Archaeology Research Institute, the exhibition runs Jan. 17-April 8, 2018. An opening reception will be held Friday, Jan. 26, 5-7 p.m.; there is no fee to attend. “On the Edge of