CF welcomes these new employees or those who have transitioned to a new role. Cory Ciepiela, Programmer Analyst I, Information Technology Zuleima Colon, Accounting Specialist III, Financial Operations Russell Goldner, Coordinator, Facilities, Appleton Museum of Art Sherri Hinkle, Executive Administrative Assistant to the President, President’s Staff Linda Huertas, Staff Assistant IV, Student Success Mary LaPointe,
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Do you have an innovative idea? There is a total of $8,500 in grants available. All eligible* CF employees are invited to apply for the Category V New Initiative endowment grants sponsored by the CF Foundation. These grants will fund any projects or activity chosen by the selection committee that promotes the college’s goals, learning-centered
Join us in giving back to CF! Congratulations to the 23 departments that have joined the 100 percent scroll! ALL IN! We are ALL IN in our half-way point through the campaign and are at 57 percent employee participation. Thank you to all employees who have given so far. President’s Staff Vice President Office of
There is still room available to join CF students on two study abroad trips this spring. The first is an art, history and humanities trip to Paris and London from May 22-June 5. Cost is approximately $4,270 and includes 13 nights’ accommodations, all ground transportation, three traditional dinners, daily continental breakfast and full-time guide. Program
CF will conduct a test of its RAVE Alert emergency notification system for all CF campus locations on Tuesday, Jan. 22, between 10:45 and 11 a.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
The CF Family Campaign is off to a great start! A big thank you to everyone who has already submitted a pledge form or made a one-time gift to the 2019 campaign. This year’s goal is to have 100 percent faculty and staff participation. Are you all in? Join the CF Patriot Club today! Donors
Please find the January Better You Pursuit newsletter link. This month’s wellness newsletter features topics. • Five ways to reduce the risk of birth defects. • Are you the primary caregiver for a loved one. • Recipe: Apple Quinola Bake. Click on the link below and select the Florida Blue Center nearest you to check out the activities
Students on the Ocala Campus are interested in starting a College Republicans Club and a Young Politicians Club (nonpartisan). They have the students but they need you! Each group is looking for a club advisor. If you are interested in this and want to find out more, contact Mikel James at firstname.lastname@example.org or ext. 1903.
Attention Faculty and Staff. Parking Lot 8 (Between Buildings 7, 8 and 11) will be blocked off on Wednesday, Jan. 16, for the Welcome Back and Club Rush Event. The lot will re-open around 2:30 p.m. the same day. Please share with your students so that they are prepared to make alternative parking arrangements. Thank you!
Want to get smarter about your financial health, but don’t have a lot of time to spare? Good news! The Florida Retirement System offers free financial planning workshop webcasts for FRS-covered employees that you can attend right from your desk. Below is the schedule for 2019. You may attend as many workshops as you wish; however, you must
Each year, the CF Family Campaign encourages us to pause and take notice of the impact of private support on our college. Some of us give to support student scholarships. Others give to help enhance our classrooms and the quality of our programs. Or we give to support efforts that cannot financed for with state
Indoor cycling (SPIN) classes have wrapped up for the fall term with the following notable accomplishments. Congratulations to Janet Roark (Financial Aid) and Sarah Satterfield (Humanities) for reaching the 6,000 mile mark and receiving their custom made blankets. Congratulations to the 740 riders who participated in the fall classes, which raises the overall number of
If you went a little over your holiday budget, you’re not alone. According to Forbes, Americans spend nine times more on retail shopping during December than any other season. For a lot of people, that means incurring debt. But if you manage it right, credit cards and loans can actually work in your favor. Here’s
Just a reminder that the Levy Campus Learning Support Center is open Monday and Wednesday from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tutoring is available Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The Math Lab is available in room 2015 Monday and Tuesday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The Writing Lab is
Your opinion matters. All CF employees are invited to answer a brief survey about the recent Employee Holiday Reception. To give your feedback, please click here. Survey deadline is Friday, Jan. 11.
It’s a new year and a new opportunity to stay healthy. It is also a great opportunity to engage in fitness activities to help with your wellness goals. The spring schedule starts Monday, Jan. 7 through Friday, May 3 and allows faculty and staff to consider using the extra hour at the end of the
The Association of Florida Colleges CF Chapter Executive Board would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who participated in the holiday AFC fundraiser. They raised $934.10! The winner of the gift card tree was Dr. Cynthia Moody. Dr. Moody decided to donate her award towards AFC’s cause to support the two schools in
Dec. 10, 2018 Dear CF Team: As our semester comes to an end, I would like to thank each of you for your dedication to our students, the college and our community. I enjoyed visiting with many of you at our Holiday Reception at the Appleton Museum last Thursday. The annual celebration is an opportunity
Congratulations goes out to the following employees who successfully completed the scavenger hunt at the Appleton Museum of Art during the Employee Holiday Reception. We received 59 entries of which 48 were correct. Metal CF Tumbler: Sage Dick and Dawn Gonsalves Plastic CF Tumbler: Jo-anne Holleran and Chenita Hart CF White Cap: Linda Huertas CF
BOARD REPORT FROM THE SEPT. 26, 2018, MEETING OF THE CF DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES RECOGNITION Dr. Henningsen shared that former CF Baseball standout Josh Harper was named the National Junior College Athletic Association Student-Athlete of the Year. Harper is currently a pitcher at Liberty University. He joins volleyball star Vanessa Benke, who was recognized