Category Archives: News

A Safety Message from the President

Patriot Family, The start of fall semester is an exciting time, not only for new and returning students, but for each of us as faculty and staff. As you know, college life introduces new environments, new experiences and new people, but also creates new challenges inside and outside the classroom. I want to reinforce our

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Thank You from AFC

Thank you to all CF employees who donated school supplies to College Park Elementary School. CF’s Association of Florida Colleges Chapter was able to donate more than 700 school supply items, estimated to be valued between $1,500 and $2,000. The CF chapter has 282 members and has been doing the school supply drive annually as

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Shop Talk Focus on Breast Cancer Awareness, Oct. 3

A Shop Talk Cancer Awareness event will be held Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Ewers Century Center. “Wellness for Cancer Prevention and Survival” will feature three guest panelists. Medical Director Ravi Sandrapaty, MD, radiation oncologist at 21st Century Oncology,  Rama Balaraman, MD, medical oncologist/hematologist at Florida Cancer Affiliates/Ocala Oncology

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Oxford Research Encyclopedias Available for Students

Are your students researching social issues and current events? Do they require background information on their topic before searching databases for academic journal articles? If so, please check out the Oxford Research Encyclopedias database that we have trial access to through Oct. 15. Modules included in the trial include Linguistics, International Studies, Environmental Science, Climate

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Student Events on Campus

We all play a role in retaining students at CF. Research shows the more students get involved, the more likely they are to graduate on time. Here is your opportunity to inform the students you come in contact with on college events. Insider, CF’s employee blog, now features a new menu tab titled Campus Happenings. This is

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Speaker Series Features Hollywood Miniature, Model Maker John Eblan, Sept. 23

The Appleton Museum of Art continues the monthly Inspired Speakers Series with John Eblan on Sunday, Sept. 23, at 2 p.m. These monthly presentations feature individuals who not only excel in their fields, but are also an inspiration to others. Eblan will discuss how he became a model-maker and highlight some of his past model-making

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The Future is IT, Oct. 3

Want to learn more about the Information Technology industry? Join CF for a hands-on learning experience on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Ewers Century Center. At this event, students will be able to participate in interactive workshops such as developing a mobile app, working with networking cables, and learning to code. Students will

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Vote in the Primary Election, Aug. 28

The primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 28. Make sure your voice is heard for this election. Locate your sample ballot below. Citrus County (Democratic Sample Ballot,  Republican Sample Ballot, Nonpartisan Sample Ballot)  Levy County (use the Voter Lookup Tool to find ballot) Marion County You can also vote early before Saturday, Aug. 26 at any

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President’s Update, August 2018

Aug. 15, 2018 Dear CF Family: Welcome to fall semester and the start of a new academic year! Convocation will be held tomorrow, Aug. 16, at 9:15 a.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. We will introduce new faculty and staff. The Foundation will present New Initiative Awards and Endowed Chair Awards. And I will

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