Author Archives: CFInsider

Ask CF Chatbot Now Available

CF has recently partnered with FATV’s award-winning GetAnswers service and now provides an “Ask CF” function on the Financial Aid page of the CF website.  “Ask CF” is an artificially intelligent chatbot available to answer financial aid questions 24/7/365. It quickly answers questions using a combination of short text-based answers, engaging videos and links to

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Rave Alert on Thursday, May 16

CF will conduct a test of its RAVE Alert emergency notification system for all CF campus locations on Thursday, May 16, between noon and 12:30 p.m., which is between second and third class periods. Students, faculty and staff are enrolled automatically and may receive messages via text, phone and email. To update your preferences, login

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First Quarter PRIDE Results

Congratulations, everyone! We achieved a record high 95% student satisfaction rating on the Rate-Us-Now survey for the first quarter of 2019. Once again, CF employees are hitting it out of the ball park with service.  Check out the first quarter results report Recognize someone with a WOW! WOW! Card Form (Online submission of form must be

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Florida Blue May Wellness Newsletter

Please find the May Better You Pursuit newsletter link. This month’s wellness newsletter features topics. • Having a healthy pregnancy. • Breaking the silence surrounding mental health. • Recipe: vegetable chicken enchiladas. 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

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Community Engagement Survey

At the College of Central Florida, we measure our engagement in a number of ways, including YOUR leadership on community boards, participation in community activities, and more. We are asking you to share your community involvement for this fiscal year (July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019) as a board member or volunteer with organizations

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April President’s Update

April 24, 2019 Good morning, team, We are just days away from the end of the semester and we have much to celebrate! I had an opportunity to share some of our successes at the American Association of Community Colleges Annual Convention in Orlando last week. Dr. Jillian Ramsammy, vice president of Institutional Effectiveness and

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New Faces, New Roles in April

CF welcomes these new employees or those who have transitioned to a new role. Jamie Clinton, Institutional Research Analyst  Teresa Herbst, Payroll Specialist, Financial Operations Jessica Kummerle, Director, Government Relations and Special Assistant to the President Mike Wutzler, Accountant I, Financial Operations  

Florida Retirement System Recorded Workshops

The Florida Retirement System has a series of workshops that have been recorded and posted online for employees. Click on the link below and then on the “launch presentation” button to start the video. Using the FRS to Plan for Your Retirement Link to video: https://www.myfrs.com/Workshop.htm#tabs-A Using the FRS to Plan for Your Retirement (SPANISH)

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Board Report from the Jan. 23, 2019 Meeting of the CF District Board of Trustees

RECOGNITION ■ Dr. Jim Henningsen recognized newly appointed trustees Avis Marie Craig and Dr. Robert Winsler representing Citrus County. ■ Dr. Henningsen recognized Marjorie McGee, director of Student Life, as the newly elected statewide president for the Association of Florida Colleges. PRESENTATION Tommy Morelock, director of Facilities, presented details on the planning process and site

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Congratulations and Appreciation

At the Association of Florida Colleges and Career and Professional Employees Council Appreciation Breakfast, Jesse DelPrado from Advising passed the Whale Done Award to Cheryl Metz from Admissions and Records. Jesse shared how Cheryl helps to resolve critical issues with students that would otherwise delay their enrollment at the college. With the recent implementation of

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April EAP Newsletter

It’s World Autism Month “I love someone with autism.” You see the stickers, T-shirts and community support. But what you may not always see are the challenges (mixed with the joys!) of caring for someone with autism. Check in with your loved ones impacted by autism and remind them: • You don’t have to do

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Florida Blue April Wellness Newsletter

Please find the April Better You Pursuit newsletter link. This month’s wellness newsletter features topics. • Swimming your way into shape. • Six easy steps to prevent falls that put seniors at risk. • Recipe: quick lasagna from an electric skillet. Click on the link below and select the Florida Blue Center nearest you to check out the

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CF New Faces and New Roles in March

CF welcomes these new employees or those who have transitioned to a new role. Lois Brauckmuller, Director, Marketing, Public and Community Relations LoryAnn Coffey, Assistant Director, Admissions/International Students, Admissions and Records Archie Croker, Mail Courier, Cf Printing and Postal Services Tania Davis, Programmer Analyst III, Information and Technology Allan Danuff, Associate Vice President, Arts and

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