Please join us as we remember Gaye Selig Friday, Nov. 18, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Building 19. We will start with a tree dedication outside of Building 19. A reception will follow in Building 16, Health Sciences Simulation Center.
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The meeting was held at the Ocala Campus. Recognition The District Board of Trustees recognized student leaders. Dr. Lisa Smith, director of Student Support Services, introduced Brandon Stone-Gordon, who started his CF career in the SSS Summer Bridge program. Stone-Gordon was inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Oct. 26 and is pursuing a career
The College of Central Florida Community School of the Arts will offer group vocal lessons for students ages 10-14 Jan. 24-Feb. 27, 2017, and March 20-April 24. Read more at CF.edu/news.
An interview with Dr. Ron Cooper is included in “Stray Dogs: Interviews with Working Class Writers,” from Down & Out Books, which was released in October. This book is a companion to the anthology “Stray Dogs: Writing from the Other America” (2014), which included an excerpt from Cooper’s Novel “Purple Jesus.” The Student Activities Board
The CF Wind Symphony and Patriot Singers will perform Saturday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. Admission to the concert is free; doors open at 7 p.m. The Wind Symphony will perform “Songs of the Wild West” featuring a variety of famous and favorite hits from screen and stage. John
“Pursuit” is a monthly wellness newsletter from Florida Blue Health. In the November issue: Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season, Understanding Asthma, Going the Full Term: National Prematurity Awareness Month, Fresh and Healthy Recipe of the Month: Turkey Shepherd’s Pie. Read the November 2016 Issue of Florida Blue Pursuit.
The College of Central Florida Citrus Campus will host its third annual Arts Expo March 11, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Citrus Learning and Conference Center, 3800 S. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. The expo will showcase visual, literary, performing and musical arts opportunities available in Citrus County. Arts organizations, galleries, museums, studios,
The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will open three new exhibitions Saturday, Nov. 12. On loan from the Huntsville Museum of Art Nov. 12-Jan. 22, “John James Audubon: Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America” presents an impressive collection of 36 original large-format Audubon prints. In the 1830s, as renowned naturalist and artist John
College employees are invited to received 30 percent of at the Appleton Store Black Friday Pre-sale Wednesday, Nov. 23, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The store carries everything from decorative art objects to fun novelty items. They also have coloring books for adults, art supplies and art activity sets for children as well as holiday home
Dust off your rolling pin, get out your apron and win $110 in the second annual CF Bake Off. If you would like to enter a pie, cake, or cookies into the Bake Off register at http://bit.ly/2fXniH8 by Friday, Dec. 2. Signature Brands will once again judge the desserts along with Chick-Fil-A and other community
The Ocala Campus Student Activities Board will host a OneBlood Blood Drive Tuesday, Nov. 15-Thursday, Nov. 17, and Wednesday, Nov. 30-Thursday, Dec. 1. The blood mobile will be on the Center Lawn near the Bell Tower from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. each day.
CF Theatre will present “No Exit” Nov. 30–Dec. 4 in the Black Box Theatre at the CF Ocala Campus. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3-Dec. 3 and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4. Doors open 30 minutes before each performance. “No Exit” is Jean-Paul Sartre’s one-act depiction of the afterlife featuring three
The CF International Film Series will present “Eye in the Sky,” a 2014 drama-thriller. “Eye in the Sky” will be shown Tuesday, Nov. 15, at 2 p.m. at the Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E. Silver Springs Blvd., and at 7 p.m. in Building 8, Room 110, at the CF Ocala Campus. Helen Mirren stars
The Levy Center will host an information session for those interested in training to be an Emergency Medical Technician. The session will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, in Room 123 at the CF Levy Center, 114 Rodgers Blvd., Chiefland. The college is now accepting applications for the January 2017 EMT class. Classes
The college was honored with several awards at the Association of Florida Colleges’ annual conference in Orlando Nov. 2-4. The CF AFC Chapter won Chapter of the Year, Gold and CF professor Jana Bernhardt ranked in the top three for Faculty of the Year. CF Marketing and Public Relations earned 15 Awards of Excellence from
The Student Activities Board will host its annual International Food Festival and Silent Auction to benefit United Way Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 12:15-1:45 p.m. in the Klein Conference Center. Enjoy lunch for $1 or with the donation of canned goods. CF student clubs and organizations choose a country to represent and provide food and displays
The Ocala Noon Toastmasters will hold an open house Tuesday, Nov. 15, from noon to 1:30 p.m., in the Ewers Century Center, Room 206. Guest toastmaster Beth Ramsay, CEO and founder of the “Brilliance Network,” will speak. Toastmasters can help you become a better public speaker. For more information, contact Cynthia Moody, etc. 1462. Learn
The following people joined the College of Central Florida family or changed positions in October. Let’s give a warm welcome and/or congratulations to: Charles Anderson, Access Services and Accommodations Specialist Keith Collins, Educational Advisor Mitchell Housenick, Faculty, Health Sciences Lilianna Howard, Preschool Teacher II Jennifer Moorehead, Staff Assistant III, Childcare Leanna Mosquera, Admissions and School
Celebrate our democracy and get ready for Election Day with former Florida Governor Buddy MacKay, Monday, Nov. 7, from 12:30-1:45 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. This event, which is open to the public, is made possible through the generous support of the Bank of America Grand and the CF Democrats.
On Sunday, Nov. 6, at 2 a.m., we will all travel back in time one hour, meaning you get to sleep in and while it may get dark earlier, you will no longer have to drive to work in the dark. This is also a good time to change your smoke alarm batteries. Tuesday, Nov.