Yearly Archives: 2019

Email Signature Update

As the fall semester gets ready to start, this is a great time to check your email signature to make sure it is complete and accurate. Your email signature is an opportunity to make a good first impression as a representative of CF. A standard, consistent and clean email signature facilitates communications with our constituents:

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Florida Blue August Wellness Newsletter

Please find the August Better You Pursuit newsletter link. This month’s wellness newsletter features topics. • Reduce your risk of stroke. • Breastfeeding benefits, • Recipe: oven baked salmon 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 Get even more great health

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Second Quarter PRIDE Results

Patriot PRIDE is alive and well. Did you know that 96% of students surveyed in the second quarter of 2019 agree that CF faculty and staff are living up to our service excellence standards of Professional, Responsive, Informative, Dependable and Engaged? Recognize someone with a WOW! You can recognize your colleagues for providing great service

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Best of the Best: Vote Now

Voting is underway for the Ocala StarBanner’s Best of the Best. Last year, CF and the Appleton Museum of Art were recognized in numerous categories. Please take a few minutes to review the categories and vote. Here’s How 1. Visit Ocala.com/contests and select Best of the Best. 2. Vote! There are six main categories with

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Florida Blue July Wellness Newsletter

Please find the July Better You Pursuit newsletter link. This month’s wellness newsletter features topics. • Hurricane season countdown. • Water is vital to your well-being, • Recipe: watermelon Gazpacho 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 Get even more great

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Three Ways to Increase Your Energy-Naturally

If you’ve browsed the shelves at a health-food store, you’ve probably seen the super vitamins, grape seed extract and other tablets and tonics that promise renewed zest and energy. Some medical experts urge caution when using these products. As an alternative, consider these tips to feel revitalized: 1. Eat healthy, nutrient-dense foods. With time at

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New Faces, New Roles in June

CF welcomes these new employees or those who have transitioned to a new role. Maribel Cardona, Graphic Design and Website Coordinator, Appleton Museum of Art Joanne Diaz, Instructional Designer, E-Learning Victoria Pfeiffer, Groundskeeper, Facilities Chase Piper, Trades Specialist, Facilities

Florida Blue June Wellness Newsletter

Please find the June Better You Pursuit newsletter link. This month’s wellness newsletter features topics. • Focus on men’s health. • Keep July 4th celebration fun and safe. • Recipe: grilled chicken vegetable kabobs. 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 Athlete Named First Team All-American

Congratulations to CF Baseball player James Nix on being named National Junior College Athletic Association Baseball First Team All-American! Nix is first Patriot player in 15 years to receive the honor. From walk-on to Major League Baseball draft pick and University of South Carolina signee, James’ Cinderella story continues to inspire. Read more here.

Congratulations to Our New AFC Leaders

Congratulations to the following CF employees who will represent the Association of Florida Colleges CF Chapter for 2019-2020. President: Ron Kielty, Information Technology President-Elect: Victoria Colleli, Access Services Vice President: Cynthia Moody, Business and Technology Secretary: Tina Banner, Marketing and Public Relations Treasurer: Cara Bennett, Information Technology Immediate Past President: Sharon Altany, Conference Services Citrus

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May’s President’s Update

May 30, 2019 Good morning, team, We welcomed members of the Lockheed Martin leadership team to our District Board of Trustees meeting Wednesday, where they recognized our partnership with a plaque commemorating the STEMcon event held in March. The event welcomed middle school students to campus for demonstrations and hands-on activities in Science, Technology, Engineering

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