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CF Commencement Dec. 15

CF will hold its fall 2017 commencement at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at First Baptist Church of Ocala, 2801 S.E. Maricamp Road. Jack Wilkinson, namesake of the CF Jack Wilkinson Levy Campus, will be honored posthumously with the CF Foundation’s Distinguished Service Award. Ira Holmes, longtime CF faculty member and founder of the CF

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MEGA Monday – Nov. 27 – LGBTQIAPD?

Monday, Nov. 27 12:30-1:45 p.m. Building 8, Room 110 Free Food! LGBTQIAPD? Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, Queer, Intersex, Asexual, Pansexual, Demisexual What does it mean?  Come join the Psychology Club as we host a panel discussion to talk about it.

Debra Vazquez Memorial Poetry Series – Juan Felipe Herrera

The Debra Vazquez Memorial Poetry Series Committee is pleased to announce our 2018 Distinguished Guest as Juan Felipe Herrera. Herrera served as US Poet Laureate from 2015-2017. You will find more information about Herrera at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juan_Felipe_Herrera and here https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/juan-felipe-herrera. Please save the dates, Thursday, Feb. 15, and Friday, Feb. 16 to join us! Thursday, Feb

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CF United Way Auction

The CF United Way Auction is now open!  Please follow this link  to start bidding to raise money to put back into our community.  This year we have some great items up for auction, the auction will stay open for two weeks: Nov. 15 – Dec. 2. Some of the items currently up for auction

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Appleton Store Black Friday Sale

Special Pre-sale for CF employees! Date:  Wednesday, Nov. 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Where:  Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E Silver Springs Blvd. CF employees receive 30% off their entire purchase! Can’t make it on Wednesday?  Stop by on Black Friday, Nov. 24. The Appleton Store carries everything from decorative art objects to fun novelty items. 

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Mr. & Ms. CF Scholarship Program

Celebrating the 20-year anniversary of the Mr. & Ms. CF Scholarship Program is an amazing milestone. It is also a time for reflection. The program, operating in some form or another since the 1960s, is long overdue for a “refresh.” This year we are taking some time to evaluate our goals and rebuild a program

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Patriot Cafe Menu Nov 13-17

Patriot Café hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Breakfast is served all day. Monday, Nov. 13 Grilled Chicken served with Rice Pilaf, Steamed Vegetables and a Dinner Roll Soups: Chicken and Wild Rice and Broccoli Cheddar Tuesday, Nov. 14 Taco Tuesday! 2 Beef Tacos served with Rice and Beans Soups: Coconut Curry Chicken and Carrot Ginger Wednesday,

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Criminal Justice Club Holiday Food Drive

Fifty families at College Park Elementary will not have enough to eat this holiday season. A donation of $5 will help fill a box with food (along with candy canes and hot chocolate for the children) or a $20 donation will completely fill one box.  Also, donations of canned goods and non-perishable food items can

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Forensics Team Makes Strong Showing

The Forensics Team recently attended the Marks Invitational Forensics Tournament at the University of West Florida. CF competed with seven other colleges and universities: UWF, University of Florida, Florida State University, University of Central Florida, Tennessee State University, Northwest Florida State College and Florida State College at Jacksonville. All five members of the CF team

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Computer Courses in November and December

College of Central Florida Corporate College will offer several computer courses in November and December at the Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Introduction to Publisher and PowerPoint 2016 will meet Mondays, Nov. 6, 13, 20 and 27, from 6-9 p.m.  The course fee is $149. Learn to create presentations for business, church, school or

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FREE Old Books

Like old books? The Library on the Ocala Campus will be asking faculty and staff to look through titles we’re weeding each week before we make them available to students for free. More books will be available each week through December and into January. Weeded books that have gone through the complete deaccessioning process will

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