The Newton A. Perry Aquatic Center at the Ocala Campus will offer American Red Cross Lifeguarding Classes April 7-15 and April 21-29. The 32-hour course includes training in lifeguarding, CPR and first aid. Students must be at least 15 years old, be able to swim 300 yards continuously and tread water for two minutes without
The abstract expressionist paintings of Marti Estep will be on display through April 21 in the upper level of the Dorothea Jerome Building at the Citrus Campus. Estep had a career in nonprofit management for many years. She retired to Citrus County in 2008 and has been able to fully focus on painting. Her art
The Humanities and Social Sciences Department and the CF Library present Betty Jean Steinshouer portraying Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, Building 8, Room 110. Come see the author of The Yearling and Cross Creek brought to life! This program is made possible by funds from the Judith Kaplan Endowed Chair
Student talent will be showcased in the “Visual Arts Student Exhibition” that opens Wednesday, April 5 in the Webber Gallery. The exhibition is a college tradition that gives students an opportunity to present their work in a professional environment. There will be a variety of two-dimensional and three-dimensional works on display. “With the increasing expansion
The Appleton Museum of Art will present its annual family event “Magical Night at the Museum,” Saturday, May 6, from 6-9 p.m. With Golden Tablet in hand, guests ages 4 and up are invited to embark upon an enchanted adventure around the Appleton that includes unicorn carriage rides, artwork that will come to life, a
A Community Sports Day will be held Saturday, March 25, at 10 a.m. at the College of Central Florida Ocala Campus Gymnasium, 3001 S.W. College Road. Hosted by CF, the United Way of Marion County, the Boys and Girls Club of Marion County and Frank DeLuca YMCA, the event will raise funds for United Way.
CF students and faculty now have access to Visible Body’s Human Anatomy Atlas, a 3-D graphic database from Ovid showing more than 6,000 anatomical structures. It should prove useful to students of Anatomy & Physiology, as well as Health Sciences. A downloadable app will enable smart phone users to use the database. Instructor’s computer stations
Spend your lunch at the Career Expo today; show this email to receive the deals below. All day Starbucks is offering a special $5 Grande Patriot Berry Frappuccino. PLUS, stop by the registration table and pick up a ticket for a chance to win door prizes! Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Item & Drink – $1 Off
The college will host two panel discussions on “Making Florida a Competitive Destination” Tuesday, April 11, in the Webber Center. The first panel, 12:30 to 2 p.m., will feature Sarah Arteaga, director of the Regional Economic Information Network of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Jacksonville Branch; Dr. Jerry Parrish, chief economist and director of
GreatValueColleges.net has ranked the College of Central Florida No. 30 on its 2017-2018 list of “50 Best Colleges for Adult Education.” The ranking was developed from the 50 most affordable colleges on the U.S. News and World Report’s list of 100 colleges and universities with the highest percentage of students over the age of 25.
The gavel used by President George Washington to dedicate the cornerstone of the U.S. Capital will be on view from 2-4 p.m. Friday, March 24, at the Stearns Learning Resources Center. The national artifact will be in Ocala March 23-25 in the care of three Freemasons from the Washington, D.C., Masonic Potomac Lodge No. 5
The lecture “Growing Up Bel Canto: The Effects of the Italian Style and Repertoire on the Young Voice” will be given Wednesday, March 29, at 12:30 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center Band Room 122. Tenor Wes Hunter will explore the vocal music of Rossini, Donizetti and Bellini in relation to how this repertoire
Our annual Blue Jeans for Babies Fundraiser is BACK! Help raise money for our March of Dimes Campaign while being comfy in your jeans! All you have to do is buy a sticker or a button and wear it on Fridays along with your blue jeans to show your support for the March of Dimes.
Dear CF Family: We are pleased to launch the redesigned CF Employee Satisfaction Survey. With collegewide feedback and direct input from various departments we have improved this survey instrument so that it provides valuable information for departments to evaluate their services and make data informed decisions for planning, establishing goals and measuring success. Please take
College of Central Florida Musical Theatre students will present “Evita” at 7:30 p.m. April 7-8 and April 14-15, and at 3 p.m. April 9 and April 15, in the Dassance Fine Arts Center at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. “Evita,” music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, is based on the life
The Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, will offer 14 weeklong summer art camps for students age 4 and older and a two-week pottery camp for teens. Enrollment begins April 3 at AppletonMuseum.org. For more information, contact Marie Fielding, 352-291-4455, ext. 1558, or email@example.com.
The Appleton is offering some fun free events for CF faculty, staff and students during spring break. Regular admission fees apply for nonmembers. Looking for Lizards, Tuesday, March 14, 11 a.m. to noon Come explore the wild world of animal science with critters from the Discovery Center. Make sure you stop by the ARTSpace where
Board Report from the Feb. 22, 2017, meeting of the CF District Board of Trustees The meeting was held at the CF Levy Center. The board members toured the new Levy Campus under construction prior to the meeting. Recognition The District Board of Trustees recognized two student leaders. Kayondra Rogers is president of the
College of Central Florida Theatre will present “Schoolgirl Figure” March 30–April 2 in the Dassance Fine Arts Center Black Box Theatre. Donations of fashion and fitness magazines are needed for set decorations. Send magazines to Andy Variell, Building 4, Room 127 by March 22. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. March 30–April 1, and
Sarasota Opera apprentice and tenor Wes Hunter will give a vocal music lecture Wednesday, March 29, at 12:30 p.m. in the Dassance Fine Arts Center, Room 122. In his lecture, “Growing Up Bel Canto: The Effects of the Italian Style and Repertoire on the Young Voice,” Hunter will explore the vocal music of Rossini, Donizetti