Author Archives: CFInsider

Poster Presentation: Nursing and Dental Research

Nursing and Dental students will share their evidence-based research during a poster presentation Wednesday, Feb. 28, 1-3 p.m. in the Klein Center. At this poster presentation, you can learn about student research on maggot therapy in wound care, virtual reality in PTSD, music therapy for Parkinson’s disease, cryotherapy for head and neck cancer patients receiving

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Board Report from the Jan. 24, 2018 meeting of the CF District Board of Trustees

BOARD REPORT FROM THE JAN. 24, 2018, MEETING OF THE CF DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES The meeting was held at the Ocala Campus in the Founders Hall Board Room. RECOGNITION ■ President Jim Henningsen introduced Jessica Throckmorton, manager of Governmental Relations. ■ Dr. Jillian Ramsammy, vice president of Institutional Effectiveness and College Relations, introduced Dr.

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Day of Caring Feb. 24

Please join us Saturday, Feb. 24, for the United Way Day of Caring! We will be volunteering at Evangeline Booth Garden Apartments at 2921 N.E. 14th St. in Ocala from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Activities Pressure Washing Paint, Stain and Reseal Organize Library Car Washing Play Games Landscaping Cleaning For information or to sign

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Special Ticket Price for Taste of Ocala

Please join us as we celebrate the College of Central Florida Foundation’s 30th annual Taste of Ocala on Saturday, March 3. Ocala’s favorite “food and philanthropy” event, hosted by the CF Foundation, will feature a social hour, live music and culinary delights from local restaurants vying for the title “Best of Taste.” Taste of Ocala

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CF Family Campaign – We are Reaching Higher!

Twenty-three departments have made the 100 percent scroll in the CF Foundation’s Reaching Higher Family Campaign. We are at 67 percent employee participation overall! Access Services Administration and Finance Academic Affairs – Vice President’s Office Communications – Citrus Campus Counseling – Citrus Campus College Skills Lab – Citrus Campus Equine Studies Enrollment Services – Citrus

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Special Insurance Workshop

Have questions about your health insurance? Join this workshop on Wednesday, March 28th at 2 p.m. in the Learning Resources Center, Room 112, to learn more about the following: Transition into Medicare · Medicare A & B Coverage Gaps · Comparison of Medicare Plans (Supplements Vs. Medicare Advantage) · Part “D” Rx (Donut Hole Explained) · How to use your

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Professional Development: Leadership

Leadership includes managing and leading and deciding when and how to implement each one is important. This workshop on Tuesday, March 6, from noon to 1 p.m. located in the Learning Resources Center, Room 112 presents values and behaviors that help develop good leadership skills. It also debunks some myths concerning leadership. Discussion items include leadership competencies,

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Professional Development: How to be an effective manager

Leading a team of employees can be difficult. But management skills don’t always come naturally. This workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 27, from noon to 1 p.m. located in the Learning Resources Center, Room 112, is geared toward new managers who will learn the qualities of being an effective manager, leadership skills that it requires, tips for healthy communication and managing

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USPS Price Changes

The U.S. Postal Service has increased prices as of Jan. 21, 2018. Andrew Lowrey, manager of CF Printing and Postal Services, has provided this chart, which includes the changes. First-class mail postage is now 50 cents. For additional information, contact Lowrey at