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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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AED Training

Learning to use an AED is highly intuitive and surprisingly simple.  Many people report that it is far easier than learning CPR.  WE are offering an AED class for you to learn the basics. Wednesday, Nov. 15 12:30-1 p.m. or 1-1:30 p.m. Building 37, Room 103 Space is limited to 10. To make your reservation,

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Computer Courses Available

CF will offer several computer courses in November and December at the Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 will meet Wednesdays, Nov. 1, 8 and 15, from 2-5 p.m. The course fee is $129. Learn the fundamentals of spreadsheets. Students should know how to operate a computer in a Windows

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Facing Mortality, Book Reading Nov. 7

Hospice of Marion County, CF’s Community Arts Partner, will host a reading of “Cry, Heart, But Never Break” by Danish author Glenn Ringtved Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2:30-5:30 p.m. in the Webber Center at the Ocala Campus. This book for children (and adults) addresses the issue of mortality with gentleness, tenderness and awareness. “Cry, Heart, But Never

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MEGA Monday: Happy Halloween – Oct. 30

Come join us for a presentation of Tim Burton’s 1984 short “Frankenweenie” with special appearances by Dr. Paul Bearer and the cats of the Marion County Humane Society. Come meet your new best friend in this special adoption event and learn how you can help! Oct. 30 12:30-1:45 p.m. Building 8, Room 110 Edible weenies

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First-Year Advising: What’s Involved – Oct. 30

First-Year Success Advising is designed to help students gain knowledge and skills needed to identify an Academic Pathway that matches their interest, abilities, and educational and professional goals. Each new first-time-in-college student is assigned to a First-Year Success Specialist who advises them through their first year at CF. First-Year Success Specialists are required to meet

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Appleton Presents Rembrandt Exhibitions

The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will present two exhibitions of prints by Dutch draughtsman, painter and printmaker Rembrandt van Rijn Jan. 20-March 18: “Rembrandt and the Jews,” organized by the Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art, Westmont College, and “Rembrandt Revealed: Etchings from the collection of Dr. Robert and Mrs. Mariann McClary.”

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