Florida College System Chancellor Madeline M. Pumariega visited the Ocala Campus Wednesday, Aug. 17, to present a check for $26,859 to the CF Foundation Board. Nearly $14,000 is for Florida Blue Nursing Scholarships, which aim to relieve the nursing shortage. The balance is for Helios Education Foundation Scholarships and Dream Makers Scholarship Awards, which are
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AFC and CPEC members: Do you have creative writing skills? Your short essay could win you $100! It’s easy to enter: just review this year’s topic, write your essay, and submit it by Oct. 1. The winner will be announced at the CPEC Business Meeting at the AFC Annual Conference in November. Download the entry
This year marks the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The CF 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony will be at 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at the Office of Student Life, Building 11, Patio.
The College of Central Florida Community School of the Arts is now offering private and group music lessons to young people interested in making music an important part of their lives. “We are excited to take this step toward better preparation of our future music students,” said Dr. Jennifer Fryns, CF dean of Arts and
Vacation Leave Balances This is our annual reminder to those staff that accrue vacation leave. Even though December 31st seems like a long way off, please be reminded that the college’s policy 6.14 regarding the accrual of vacation time limits the amount of days which may be carried over each year. The policy states that
SEPT. 20 UPDATE: The United Way Online Auction is slated for Nov. 7-18. If you have an item or service to auction off, please send a brief description and photos to Cara Bennett. United Way pledge cards are now being collected, and the annual United Way silent auction is set to begin soon. Forms are
The CF Chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges is conducting two yearlong service projects for local schools. Box Tops for Education labels are being collected for College Park Elementary. Clip the labels from food packages and send them to Staci Biondini, Ewers Century Center, Room 102. The Citrus Campus is collecting non-perishable food for
Chenita Hart, assistant director of Admissions and Advising Services, received the Career and Professional Employees Council Whale Done Award from Tamala Williams July 26. The Whale Done award is passed quarterly from the current award holder to another person on campus who has gone above and beyond in service to the college. The CF Advising
Measure Up Marion will offer a free “Quit Your Way” series Thursdays, Feb. 2 to March 9, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Marion Technical College, 1014 SW 7th Road, Room 080F. Receive free nicotine replacement patches, gum and lozenges (while supplies last). Pre-registration is required. Call 1-866-341-2730 to register.