The College of Central Florida will launch its new Timber Harvesting Equipment Program May 8. The deadline to apply for the program is Friday, April 28. The eight-week noncredit program is designed to increase the number of workforce ready employees for the timber industry in North Central Florida. Beginning May 8, students will participate in
CollegeChoice.net has ranked the College of Central Florida No. 17 on its list of “50 Best Community Colleges for 2016-2017.” The ranking was developed from data from Aspen Institute’s College Excellence Program, Payscale and individual community colleges. The site considered several factors including retention and graduation rates, credentials awarded, percentage of nontraditional and minority students,
Supervisor Training is an interactive class that provides new and current supervisors with tools for effective leadership, management, delegation, coaching and feedback. Class will meet Thursdays, April 27 and May 4, 1-4:30 p.m. Class fee is $79. For more information or to register for these courses, contact Bonnie Hays at 352-854-2322, ext. 1855, or email@example.com.
Download the Spring 2017 StartSmart Newsletter. Faculty Fellows will serve as liaisons for StartSmart@CF; their primary role is in making connections between students, campus resources, metamajor content, gateway faculty and advisors to ensure FTIC students are on the right path academically and personally. Additionally, they will use evidence-based practice and research for applications in a
Only 22 Days… Until we walk to help babies at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 29 and the Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway, 4255 S.E. 58th Ave. The walk is 6 miles. Sign up to join the CF team at https://www.marchforbabies.org/team/wwwpatriotsforpreemiesorg. T-shirts are available for a $20 donation! Contact Kathy Robbins at ext. 1660.
A series of Mindfulness Workshops will be held Wednesday, April 12, in the Ewers Century Center, Strategic Planning Room. Aromatherapy 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Learn about the health benefits of essential oils. Pranayama 12:30-1:15 p.m. Practice breathing exercises and sequences. Hatha Yoga 1:30-2:15 p.m. Connect breathing to specific poses on the mat. The Anatomy of Yoga
Sick Leave Pool Open Enrollment is going on through April 28 for new members. The sick leave pool is designed to help protect employees from loss of income due to a major illness or injury. Open to full-time employees Employee must have been employed for one continuous year and have accrued sick days attainable in
April 5, 2017 Dear CF Family: It has been a GGRRREAT month for the college! OK, that’s my Tony the Tiger from days gone by. I am pleased to share that at the March 29 CF District Board of Trustees meeting, the board supported adjusting summer hours to 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Employees
The Association of Florida Colleges CF Chapter and the Career and Professional Employee Council invite everyone to attend the annual Employee Appreciation Breakfast Thursday, April 27, from 8:30-10 a.m., in the Klein Conference Center. Breakfast will be served by President’s Staff, the Whale Done Award will be passed on, employee education awards will be given
The Customer Service workshop will include topics such as non-verbal behaviors, working with customers who are upset and more. Class will meet Thursday, April 27, 8 a.m.-noon. Class fee is $49. For more information or to register for these courses, contact Bonnie Hays at 352-854-2322, ext. 1855, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dr. Henningsen will face off in a Lip Sync Challenge with Kelli Fuqua Hart from Ocala Magazine and Kathy Bryant from the Marion County Board of County Commissioners to raise funds for United Way. The winner will be determined by judges and audience vote. CF will also be among the opening acts. A limited number
Advanced Excel 2016 will cover more in-depth topics such as macros, VLookups, HLookups, charts and more. Class will meet Mondays, April 24-May 8, 5-8 p.m. Class fee is $75. For more information or to register for these courses, contact Bonnie Hays at 352-854-2322, ext. 1855, or email@example.com.
The CF District Board of Trustees unanimously supported adjusting summer hours to 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, at their March 29 meeting. Summer hours go into effect the week of May 8. The college will be closed Fridays through Aug. 4. Enjoy this extra time with family and friends!
The Student Activities Board is hosting The Florida College System Student Government Association Wednesday, April 5 through Friday, April 7 at the Ocala Campus. April 6, there will be approximately 300 students and advisors from other colleges on our campus. The Ewers Century Center will be the primary hub for this event. They are anticipating
“Pursuit” is a monthly wellness newsletter from Florida Blue Health. In the April 2017 issue: Making Moves for your Health, Mindful Moment: Unplug Every Day and Healthy Recipe of the Month: Spinach-Almond Pesto. Download the April 2017 Issue of Florida Blue Pursuit.
“Ebooks at the Learning Resource Center,” presented by Susan Bradshaw, will be offered from 12:30-1 p.m. in Building 3, Room 112. Learn about where to find EBooks and how to cite them. “APA and MLA: What are the similarities, differences?” presented by Liz Minnerly, will be offered from 1-1:30 p.m. in Building 3, Room 112.
The Florida Retirement System is offering free financial planning workshops for your FRS-covered employees via webcast. April 5, 10 a.m. to noon: Using the FRS to plan for retirement April 5, 1-3 p.m.: Spanish version of Using the FRS to plan for retirement April 6, 10 a.m. to noon: Nearing retirement in the FRS April
The Citrus Campus will host a College and Community Resource Expo 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, in the Citrus Learning and Conference Center, Room 101. More than 25 agencies will showcase their programs and services, including the Agency for Persons with Disabilities, The Centers, Citrus County Health Department, CF, Early Learning Coalition, United Way
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