Visual and Performing Arts and the Communications Department will present “Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. Call the CF Box Office at ext. 5810 to reserve your seat. Tickets are free for CF students, faculty and staff with CF ID. Performed
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Dr. Ron Cooper’s poem “Understanding Poetry” is published in the journal The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature. A retirement celebration will be held for Kathy Morse DeLauro, Friday, Jan. 13, from 3-4:30 p.m. in the Founders Hall Board Room. Refreshments will be served. De Lauro has worked in the Marketing and Public Relations Department
The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will feature an exhibition of prints by Annelies Dykgraaf, “Diversity in Cultures Through African Insights,” Jan. 10-April 2, 2017. Consisting of woodblock and linocut prints, the work uses textile pattern designs and themes of West African folk tales and myths. Dykgraaf is accomplished in several mediums
For the third consecutive year, Gov. Rick Scott has proclaimed Jan. 9-13, 2017, Florida First Responder Appreciation Week. CF is proud to provide outstanding programs that train students to be first responders. Our graduates have saved countless lives. Gov. Scott writes, When Pulse Nightclub in Orlando was attacked during the early morning hours of Sunday,
In one word…Awesome! Celebrating 60 years of awesomeness is the theme of this year’s CF Family Campaign. The 2017 campaign co-chairs Debbie Bowe and Jennifer Mazur officially launch the campaign Monday, Jan. 9 with the annual campaign video. CF faculty and staff can support this annual effort by making gifts towards scholarships, endowed chairs/faculty grants,
8 a.m. – March lineup at the Ocala Downtown Square. CF is No. 12 in the lineup. 9 a.m. – March begins. Transportation will be provided from the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Complex parking lot to the Ocala Downtown Square. The complex is adjacent to the Hampton Center parking lot, 1501 W. Silver Springs
Dec. 15, 2016 Good afternoon CF Family, As the semester winds down, we have much to celebrate! First, a big thank you to all of the faculty teaching our students this semester. Think of all of that learning that has taken place with the thousands of students enrolled at CF! Tonight we will recognize our
Museum Educator – Appleton Museum of Art Bachelor’s degree in art, art history, museum studies, education or closely related field required Two years related educational experience is required Museum experience is preferred Position review date is January 27, 2017 Position is open until filled Records Technician – Criminal Justice Institute (In-House for CF Employees Only)
The college will offer six noncredit business classes in January and February at the Ocala Campus. Full-time employees may used tuition waivers to pay the class fee. Introduction to Office provides a basic overview of Microsoft Office Suite 2016 including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Class will meet Tuesdays, Jan. 17-31, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Class fee
The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will exhibit “Frida Kahlo: Through the Lens of Nickolas Muray,” January 28-April 2, 2017. In May 1931, Muray (1892-1965) traveled to Mexico where he met Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), a woman he would never forget. The two started a romance that continued on and off for the
The Office of Professional Development will offer a workshop “The Art of Small Talk,” Wednesday, Jan. 18, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Building 3, Room 112. Learn conversation builders, recognize conversation stoppers and increase your comfort level in social situations. Seating is limited to 25. Reserve via email to OPD@cf.edu or call Steve Hill at ext.
All College of Central Florida campuses and centers will be closed for winter break Wednesday, Dec. 21, through Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. Postal Services will be open Dec. 21-23, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Ocala Campus Bookstore will be open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 21-23 and Dec. 27-30. The Citrus Campus
Sabal Trail Transmission presented $50,000 to the CF Foundation to establish a student scholarship fund, and Del Webb Stone Creek presented $2,000 to the Visual and Performing Arts Department to support the college’s instrumental music program. “We realize that all too often students do not graduate because of financial hardships, so scholarships are critical in
A ceramics workshop will be held Saturday, March 11, 2017, from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. in Building 3, Room 105 of its Citrus Campus. The workshop, led by Alexis Ellis of Downstairs Art in Crystal River, is free to the first 10 participants who register with Ellis at firstname.lastname@example.org. This is just one of the many
XCEL-IT and the Talent Center are hosting a Hire-a-Grad Job Fair Monday, Dec. 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Ewers Century Center. The fair is open to all CF degree, certificate and technical graduates. Professional attire is required. For more information, call 352-873-5855 or email email@example.com.
Measure Up Marion and the Heart of Florida Health Center offer these health tips for the holiday season.
“Pursuit” is a monthly wellness newsletter from Florida Blue Health. In the December issue: Tips for a Safe Holiday Season, My Success Story, Fresh and Healthy Recipe of the Month: Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Apple and Cranberries. Read the November 2016 Issue of Florida Blue Pursuit.
The College of Central Florida Foundation’s 19th Annual Dinner Theatre production, “A Trip Down Memory Lane: A Musical Revue,” is set for Feb. 8-12, 2017. Performances will be held in the Webber Center at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Evening performances, Wednesday through Sunday, begin with dinner at 5:45 p.m. Matinee performances,
The college will hold its fall 2016 commencement ceremony Friday, Dec. 16, at 5 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ocala, 2801 S.E. Maricamp Road. Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam will deliver the commencement address. The Distinguished Service Award will be presented to Ron and Phyllis Ewers, and the Distinguished Alumni Award will be
The CF Alumni Association invites all fall 2016 graduates to Grad Bash Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 3-5 p.m. in the University Center Lobby. Graduates will enjoy food and fun and will have an opportunity to decorate their mortar boards. For more information, contact Diana Ryon at ext. 1726.