Monthly Archives: August 2018

Thank You from AFC

Thank you to all CF employees who donated school supplies to College Park Elementary School. CF’s Association of Florida Colleges Chapter was able to donate more than 700 school supply items, estimated to be valued between $1,500 and $2,000. The CF chapter has 282 members and has been doing the school supply drive annually as

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Shop Talk Focus on Breast Cancer Awareness, Oct. 3

A Shop Talk Cancer Awareness event will be held Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Ewers Century Center. “Wellness for Cancer Prevention and Survival” will feature three guest panelists. Medical Director Ravi Sandrapaty, MD, radiation oncologist at 21st Century Oncology,  Rama Balaraman, MD, medical oncologist/hematologist at Florida Cancer Affiliates/Ocala Oncology

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CF International Film Series Kicks Off in September with ‘Duckweed’ and ‘Frantz’

CF’s International Film Series kicks off in September starting with “Duckweed” on Tuesday, Sept. 11, and “Frantz” on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Shows start at 2 p.m. at the Appleton Museum and at 7 p.m. at the Ocala Campus in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building 8, Room 110. “Duckweed” is about a father and son’s

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Oxford Research Encyclopedias Available for Students

Are your students researching social issues and current events? Do they require background information on their topic before searching databases for academic journal articles? If so, please check out the Oxford Research Encyclopedias database that we have trial access to through Oct. 15. Modules included in the trial include Linguistics, International Studies, Environmental Science, Climate

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OPD Workshop: Financial Aid: What You Need to Know to Help Your Students, Oct. 24

There are a lot of myths and misconceptions about financial aid. Join OPD and come ask the expert, Patrick Hoffman, financial aid director on  Wednesday, Oct. 24 from 12:30-1:30 p.m., in the Learning Resources Center, Room 112. Seating is limited to 25. Topics include: how aid is determined, types of aid, limitations of certain aid

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Florida Blue Wellness September Newsletter

Please find the September Better You Pursuit newsletter link. This month’s wellness newsletter features topics. • National yoga awareness month. • Ways to save at the grocery store. • Recipe: Black bean veggie burgers. Click on the link below and select the Florida Blue Center nearest you to check out the activities calendars for great wellness programs. https://www.floridablue.com/find-a-location

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Student Events on Campus

We all play a role in retaining students at CF. Research shows the more students get involved, the more likely they are to graduate on time. Here is your opportunity to inform the students you come in contact with on college events. Insider, CF’s employee blog, now features a new menu tab titled Campus Happenings. This is

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September is Suicide Prevention Month

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. We’ll be sending information and resources during September to help you learn more about this important topic. By understanding the issue of suicide, you can recognize when someone’s at risk for suicide, offer support, know where to go for help and reduce stigma. Learn more on how you can

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