Category Archives: News

43 Patriot Athletes Named to All-Academic Teams

The College of Central Florida student-athletes showed out in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year, garnering all-conference, all-state and NJCAA All-Academic team honors. Forty three Patriot student-athletes were named to the Mid-Florida All-Academic team (registering a 3.0 GPA or higher), with 29 of those athletes receiving FCSAA All-Academic team honors (3.3 GPA or higher).

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New Phone Installation

The IT Department is upgrading telephones and new phones should be installed at all locations before the end of fall semester. Cisco is no longer supporting the old phones and it’s time for upgrade. Simple instructions can be found here.  If you have additional questions, please call Cara Bennett at ext. 1447.

2018 Fall Convocation

Join us for Convocation on Thursday, Aug. 16.  Breakfast in the Patriot Café starts at 8 a.m. Convocation in the Dassance Fine Arts Center begins at 9:15 a.m.  Meet CF’s new team members.  Congratulate the Foundation’s  New Initiative Awards and Endowed Chair Awards. Receive a college update and more! Professional Development Days are Wednesday-Friday, Aug. 15-17, with sessions for faculty and

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Membership has its benefits

Did you know that as a member of the Association of Florida Colleges CF Chapter, you receive discounts to a variety of services? As a member of AFC, you can receive access and discounts to the following rental car organizations: Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise and Hertz. Members also receive discounts to popular theme and entertainment

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Speaker Series Features Conservationist and Shark Enthusiast Jim Abernathy, Aug. 12

The Appleton Museum of Art continues the monthly Inspired Speakers Series with Jim Abernathy on Sunday, Aug. 12, at 2 p.m. These monthly presentations feature individuals who not only excel in their fields, but are also an inspiration to others. Abernathy is an award-winning author, photographer, cinematographer and conservationist who pioneered shark encounters without a

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Friday Talks, July 20

Join us at the next CEP Friday Talks on July 20 at 8 a.m. at the CF Hampton Center to learn ways to create a supportive environment that enables your clients to articulate and achieve their goals. Hear from Leda Perez, president/CEO at LPC Partnerships LLC, who will share how to provide the most cutting-edge

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CF is Now on Snapchat

CF has added the popular social media platform Snapchat to its list of ways to engage with students and potential students. According to, Snapchat has more than 300 million monthly active users and 100 million daily active users. Forty-five percent of Snapchat users are aged between 18-24 and a full 77 percent of college students use

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Whale Done Award Passed to David

Sharon Altany passed the Whale Done Award to Sarah David, from the Advising Center because of her incredible help and support that Sarah has given Sharon and others on the AFC executive committee. Sharon shared that Sarah epitomizes PRIDE in every way. The Whale Done award is a traveling trophy which is passed quarterly from

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President’s Update, June 2018

June 27, 2018 Dear CF Family: The District Board of Trustees and I would like to say thank you for your efforts in supporting our students and community. I would like to share some highlights of the 2018-2019 operating budget approved today at the District Board of Trustees meeting. The 2018-2019 budget of $39,173,411 is

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Friday Talks, June 29

Join us at the next CEP Friday Talks on June 29 at 8 a.m. at the CF Hampton Center to learn more about the effects of employees’ prescription drug use on employers. Hear from Chief of Police for the Ocala Police Department Greg Graham and Prevention Coordinator Nancy Castillo from the Marion County Children’s Alliance.

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