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September President’s Update

Good afternoon, CF Family, We officially started fall last week, yet the temperature still feels like summer. My 12 year old daughter (Juliana) is taking Earth / Space Science at Osceola Middle School this year and learned about the Autumnal Equinox and official start of fall (September 23). It is so wonderful to see learning

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May’s President’s Update

May 30, 2019 Good morning, team, We welcomed members of the Lockheed Martin leadership team to our District Board of Trustees meeting Wednesday, where they recognized our partnership with a plaque commemorating the STEMcon event held in March. The event welcomed middle school students to campus for demonstrations and hands-on activities in Science, Technology, Engineering

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April President’s Update

April 24, 2019 Good morning, team, We are just days away from the end of the semester and we have much to celebrate! I had an opportunity to share some of our successes at the American Association of Community Colleges Annual Convention in Orlando last week. Dr. Jillian Ramsammy, vice president of Institutional Effectiveness and

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January President’s Update

Jan. 25, 2019 Dear CF Team: Welcome to spring semester. New semester, new board members, new strategic plan. At our District Board of Trustees meeting last Wednesday, we welcomed two new board members and welcomed back Bobby Durrance and Bill Edgar, who have been reappointed. The appointments were made by Rick Scott during his final

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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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President’s Update, May 2018

June 7, 2018 Good morning, CF Team, Congratulations to our 2018 Gabor Award winners and all CF team members who were honored at the Employee Recognition program May 4. Each year, the Gabor Awards are presented by the CF Foundation to three employees for outstanding contributions to our college, community and students. This year, Dr.

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President’s Update–February 2018

Feb. 27, 2018 Good morning, CF Team, As we get caught up in the whirlwind of everyday responsibilities, I am thankful for students like those above from the African-American Student Union. The students researched Ella Fitzgerald, Rosa Parks, Malcolm X, Angela Davis, Fred Hampton, Jesse Owens, Alice Walker and Khalid Abdul Muhammad, and each Monday

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President’s Update – June 2017

June 28, 2017 Dear CF Family: The District Board of Trustees and I would like to say thank you for your efforts supporting our students, community, performance funding measures, enrollment, fundraising and college efficiency. We had a lot of successes this past year and your efforts are greatly appreciated! I am pleased to share that

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President’s Update

Dear CF Family: Tuesday morning, members of our leadership team had the honor of accepting a proclamation by the Marion County Board of County Commissioners in recognition of the college’s 60th anniversary. Recognitions such as this serve as a reminder of our immeasurable impact in our community. We truly make a difference. Thanks to all

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