“Pursuit” is a monthly wellness newsletter from Florida Blue Health. In the May 2017 issue: Sun Safety, Improve Your Sleep Habits, and Healthy Recipe of the Month: Grilled Avocado Stuffed with Corn and Black Bean Salsa. Download the May 2017 Issue of Florida Blue Pursuit.
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A Shop Talk Cancer Awareness event will be held Monday, May 15, 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: Hayley Creasey, RN, Oncology and General Surgery Service Line Director for Ocala Health; Christal Churchill, personal training and group exercise director,
The College of Central Florida honored its 28th Annual Gabor Award winners during its annual employee recognition program, Friday, May 5. From left: Dr. Tammi Viviano-Broderick, dean for E-Learning and Learning Resources, has served CF for 12 years and was honored in the administrative/professional category. Liz Minnerly, professor and librarian, has served the college for
Registration is open for fall 2017 music lessons. The CF Community School of the Arts offers private and group music lessons to young people interested in making music an important part of their lives. Taught by college faculty members who hold advanced degrees and have accomplished performing and teaching careers, lessons are primarily available for
A new round of tobacco cessation classes will start Tuesday, May 11, courtesy of Suwannee River Area Health Education Center (AHEC). The classes will be held from May 11th to June 15th at Marion Technical College (formally Community Technical and Adult Education (CTAE)) on Tuesday nights from 5:30 to 7 p.m. To register call 866-341-2730.
Join us for a tour of the Vintage Farm Campus, our newest CF location. Tour the 103-acre farm where we will expand our Agribusiness and Equine Studies programs. Thursday, May 18, 9 to 11 a.m. Vintage Farm, 4020 S.E. Third Ave., Ocala Please work with your supervisor to coordinate your visit during work hours. Carpooling
Dear CF Family: Tuesday morning, members of our leadership team had the honor of accepting a proclamation by the Marion County Board of County Commissioners in recognition of the college’s 60th anniversary. Recognitions such as this serve as a reminder of our immeasurable impact in our community. We truly make a difference. Thanks to all
Healthy skin is your first line of defense: learn ways to keep it healthy! When: May 17. English Chat from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. May 17. Spanish Chat from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. This online chat is FREE and you can easily join from your computer or mobile device, follow the links above
The Visual Artists’ Society celebrates its 20th Summer Spotlight exhibition at the College of Central Florida Webber Gallery, 3001 S.W. College Road, May 18-June 23. The opening reception and awards ceremony for Summer Spotlight XX is Thursday, May 18, from 4-6 p.m. The exhibit and reception for the judged and juried show are free. “This
Has it been a while since you’ve updated your photo on the employee directory? Or maybe your photo is missing from the directory? Take a look. Does your hairstyle scream 1995? Or maybe you’ve lost a few pounds? If so, it’s time for a new head-shot! Come to the Ewers Century Center, Strategic Planning Room
Prezi is a visual storytelling software alternative to traditional slide presentations. Prezi presentations feature a map like, schematic overview that let the user pan between topics, zoom in on details, and pull back to reveal context. This freedom of movement transforms static presentations into engaging presentations that tell a story. Join Melissa Alling as she
The College of Central Florida will host a jazz concert April 29 and a chamber concert April 30, at its Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. The Patriot Blues Jazz band and Jazz Combo concert “Jazz Moods,” directed by Greg Snider, will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29, in the Dassance Fine Arts Center.
Congratulations, Phi Theta Kappa and advisor Allan Danuff! The chapter won the Florida College System 2017 Chancellor’s Student Service Award. All PTK chapters in the state were invited to submit a short video highlighting their civic involvement in the community, and CF was named the winner. Four students were named to the 2017 All-Florida Academic
The following people joined the College of Central Florida family or changed positions in April. Let’s give a warm welcome and/or congratulations to: Tarlisa Brown, Admissions and School Relations Specialist; Lory Coffey, International Admissions and Advising Specialist; Robert Frank, Assistant to the XCEL-IT Consortium; Dorothy James, Admissions and Records Technician; Joshua Paugh, First-Year Success Specialist.
At the College of Central Florida, we pride ourselves on community engagement. That is evident in Strategic Priority 2 – Strengthen Collaboration and Partnerships. We measure our engagement in a number of ways, including YOUR leadership on community boards, participation in community events, and more. As we near the end of the academic year, we
The annual CF Retirees and Associates Dinner will be held Thursday, May 11, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Webber Center. The deadline to RSVP is April 28. Save Save
The CF Foundation is offering $7,500 in New Initiative Grants. Two $2,000 grants are available for the 2017-2018 academic term in the following categories: $2,000 to Career Service Employees $2,000 to Administrative/Professional Employees Grants can be used to fund a project or activity that promotes the college’s learning-centered values and vision. A $500 honorarium is
Lunch and Learn with Dr. Judy Manning, crisis prevention specialist, Thursday, April 27, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Building 8, Room 110. Dr. Manning will tell her personal story of devastation and loss. She will give you tips to overcome your own problems and show you how you can help others. This presentation is sponsored by
Business, Technology and Career and Technical Education hosted two panel discussions on “Making Florida a Competitive Destination” April 11. One panel feature state experts: Sarah Arteaga, director of the Regional Economic Information Network of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Jacksonville Branch; Dr. Jerry Parrish, chief economist and director of research of the Florida Chamber
The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will exhibit “Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of Brazil” June 17-Aug. 13. The exhibition, which features engaging photographs and works of popular art, including sculptures, paintings, prints, religious objects, toys, and booklets of poetry, explores how the ancient cultures of