On Sunday, Nov. 6, at 2 a.m., we will all travel back in time one hour, meaning you get to sleep in and while it may get dark earlier, you will no longer have to drive to work in the dark. This is also a good time to change your smoke alarm batteries. Tuesday, Nov.
The Office of Professional Development will offer a Communication Skills Seminar Wednesday, Nov. 9, 12:30-1:30 p.m., in Building 3, Room 112. Do you know your communication style? This seminar will help you become a better communicator. Seating is limited to 20. Email OPD@cf.edu or call Steve Hill at ext. 1762 to reserve your spot.
College of Central Florida Musical Theatre students will present “Company” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 11-12, and at 3 p.m. Nov. 13, in the Dassance Fine Arts Center. A 1970 musical comedy based on a book by George Furth with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, “Company” was nominated for a record-setting 14 Tony Awards and won six. The plot revolves
The College of Central Florida has joined FUSE, a new University of South Florida program that guarantees USF admission to students who earn an associate degree at CF. “This new partnership is a huge benefit to our students and community,” said Dr. Jim Henningsen, CF president. “It gives students the opportunity to complete their first two
Come learn about essential oils and their many health benefits! Wednesday, Nov. 2, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Building 3, Room 112 RSVP to Lori Witkowich, ext. 1247 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Karve Endowed Chair.
Using the Florida Retirement System to Plan for Your Retirement Monday, Oct. 31, 2-3:30 p.m. Webber Center Citrus, Levy, Hampton & Appleton may participate via conference call. Call-in number: 352-291-4495 Refer to this document to follow along during the meeting: usingthefrstoplanforretirement_90min_colormanual_1-20-16 This workshop provides an overview of the FRS and helps you understand the nuts
This professional development workshop for faculty and staff will help you better understand our student veterans, and give you tools to better serve them. Monday, Nov. 7, 12:30-1:45 p.m., Webber Center. For more information, email Maureen.Anderson@cf.edu. Attend and win prizes including gift baskets from the bookstore and pies from Rosemary and Thyme – just in
Hosted by your CF Chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges. A brief AFC meeting will take place at noon, followed by grace and lunch at 12:15 p.m. Open to all full- and part-time faculty and staff. RSVP here by Monday, Nov. 7. Levy Center, RSVP to Leah Gamble. The Citrus Campus will host its
The CF Alumni Association invites you to network and connect with CF alumni. Panelists will discuss their time and CF and how the college played a role in their success. Students are invited to ask questions. Free food and treats! Monday, Oct. 31, 12:30-1:45 p.m. Building 8, Room 110 Panelists: Jeremey Applegate, class of 1996,
The Student Activities Board will hold its seventh annual mock DUI accident event Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 12:15 p.m., at the Ocala Campus. Students will play victims in a staged accident caused by a driver under the influence of alcohol. CF Public Safety, Ocala Fire Rescue, Ocala Police Department, ShandsCair and students from the CF
The CF Chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges will hold a chapter meeting Wednesday, Oct. 26, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Bryant Student Union, Room 203. Cara Bennett will give a presentation on Frugal Living in the Cyber Age. With the holidays approaching, we all want to pinch pennies! The chapter will
Oct. 20, 2016 Good afternoon, CF Team, We received another accolade this month. OnlineColleges.com ranked CF 10th out of 112 Florida peer institutions for Best Online College. The organization ranked more than 2,500 accredited colleges and universities in the U.S. on a variety of factors, including affordability, student services and the availability of online programs.
Now a student at the University of Florida, Ana Oliveira-Beuses, CF Class of 2015, recently completed a prestigious fellowship at Harvard University. Ana will share her secrets to success with students, faculty and staff and the community twice on Monday, Oct. 24. First, she will speak at MEGA Monday, from 12:30-1:45 p.m. in Building 8,
The Teaching Leaning Institute and the Office of Professional Development are sponsoring Classroom Visitation Monday, Oct. 24-Thursday, Nov. 3. See firsthand why our faculty are some of the best in the state. Taking part in sessions will allow you to become students again! For more information, email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2017 Florida Blue Medical Insurance Open Enrollment begins today and continues until midnight 10/28/16. I am pleased to report that CF will continue to cover 100% of each eligible employee’s cost of health insurance. The “Notification of Plan & Rate Changes” has a lot of information regarding dependent coverage increases. Open Enrollment Dates for
Yoga classes, taught by CF Assistant Professor Lori Witkowich, are held in the Dassance Fine Arts Center, Dance Room 123. The free classes are open to faculty, staff and students. Participants must sign a liability waiver and bring their own yoga mat, block and straps, water and towel. Fall B class schedule: Mondays, 5-5:45 p.m.,
The Men’s Basketball will scrimmage Pedro’s Posse Tuesday, Oct. 25 following the CF/Santa Fe volleyball game. Scrimmage time will be approximately 9:30 p.m. Former Florida Gator and NBA star Jason Williams will be playing with the Posse.
CF employees can take advantage of a free diabetes education course through Measure Up Marion, Florida Health and Heart of Florida Health Center. The class will meet Wednesdays, Oct. 26-Dec. 7, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Marion County Florida Department of Health Auditorium, 1801 SE 32nd Ave., Ocala. Topics include: understanding diabetes, risk factors, exercise,
OnlineColleges.com has ranked the College of Central Florida tenth out of 112 Florida peer institutions for Best Online College. The college received a 95.22 overall rating. In the past decade, CF has seen enrollment in online classes quadruple, growing from 3,957 in 2006-2007 to 16,601 in 2015-2016. In 2015-2016, more than 40 percent of CF
The CF Veterans Club and American Legion Post 27-Ocala, will host a talk with the last two Kamikaze survivors of World War II, Jim Phillips and Conrad Dutton, Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 1 p.m. in the Klein Center. The event is free for Veterans and JROTC members. Donations are requested from the general public. All