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Money Management Made Simple

Business and Technology Speaker Series Keynote Speaker:  Jessica Blagdon Regional Director of Programs Junior Achievement Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 4:30-7:30 p.m. Ewers Century Center “If you don’t control your money, money will control you.” Hear about financial aid tips and tricks most students don’t know. Learn how to manage your money so you can graduate stress-free. Network

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Tour of World Flutes

Wednesday, Feb. 21, 12:30 p.m. Webber Center Tereasa Payne, flutes/world flutes/woodwinds, has performed her “Tour of World Flutes” concert throughout the country, and has an upcoming performance with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. This free lecture features Payne performing on 16 world flutes while sharing interesting anecdotes about the history and cultural significance of each one.

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Free Self Defense Class for Women

The Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) Women’s Physical Defense program is designed with the needs and strengths of women in mind. In this 12-hour class, you will discuss practical safety tips, risk reduction strategies & learn specialized defensive techniques – with an opportunity to then utilize those techniques in dynamic simulations. Most importantly, RAD classes are

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CF Closed for Winter Break

All College of Central Florida campuses and centers will be closed for winter break Wednesday, Dec. 20, through Monday, Jan. 1. Some services will have limited hours during the break. CF Post Office and Print Shop at the Ocala Campus will be open Dec. 20-22 and 26-29 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Ocala Campus Bookstore will

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Holiday Safety

As we enter our traditional holiday season and on into 2018, keep in mind, this is also accident season.  People sometimes overlook safety while having fun, and unfortunately, injuries occur and many lives are lost or irreparably changed each year during the holidays. Incorporating safety into your plans will help you and your families have

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Information About Passwords

We’ve been getting a lot of calls from people confused by the forced password reset on MyCF.   Here are the answers to the most common questions. Your MyCF (the web based portal) password works on MyCF only.  Changing it does not change the password on any other system. If the new MyCF password, you created,

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Holiday Train Exhibit Returns Dec. 16-30

The Webber Gallery and the Ocala Model Railroaders’ Historic Preservation Society present the 22nd annual exhibit “Trains at the Holidays” Dec. 16-30.  The exhibit features modular train layouts and railroad memorabilia. Many of the layouts are inspired by historic Ocala landmarks, such as the Six-Gun Territory. The exhibition will open Saturday, Dec. 16, with a

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Fashion Collides with Folk Art at Appleton in “Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art”

The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will present “Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art,” Feb. 3-April 29, 2018. Fashion has always found inspiration in unpredictable sources: art, life, history — there are no boundaries. In this spirit, “Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art” explores the relationship between inspiration and creation. Thirteen established

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CF Nursing Students at the Appleton Museum

Blending the fine arts with the art of nursing through visual thinking strategies, VTS, has been proven to increase observation skills, critical thinking, collaboration, and communication skills among nursing students. Use of the visual arts is very effective in improving the students’ most valued skills and is a powerful and invigorating teaching tool. Who   

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Hour of Code (HTML) Workshop – Dec. 4

Monday, Dec. 4  12:30-1:30 p.m. Ewers Century Center  Room 302 Presented by Amy Osborne, MS MIS Instructor of Computer Information Technology Faculty Fellow – STEM The Hour of Code is a global movement held during Computer Science Education Week (Dec 4-10). This movement reaches tens of millions of students in 180+ countries through a one-hour introduction to

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President’s Update – November 2017

Nov. 29, 2017 Good afternoon, CF Team, Cool weather is in the air and reminds us that the end of the semester is right around the corner. We recognized many of our outstanding students at the Phi Theta Kappa induction ceremony Oct. 25. It’s great to see these students succeeding at CF. Chriseanna Mitchell, pictured

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