Monthly Archives: January 2019

Florida Blue February Wellness Newsletter

Please find the February Better You Pursuit newsletter link. This month’s wellness newsletter features topics.• Give your heart the love it deserves.• Health is the new wealth.• Recipe: Quinoa and Black Bean Salad. Click on the link below and select the Florida Blue Center nearest you to check out the activities calendars for great wellness programs. Get even

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CF Needs Your Help for Basketball Tournament

CF is hosting the Florida College System Activity Association/National Junior College Athletics Association State Basketball Tournament Wednesday-Saturday, March 6-9. We are looking for more than 100 volunteers to assist. Volunteer time is just over two hours for each role. Work the Doors in the Gymnasium Wednesday through Friday noon- 2 p.m., 2-4:30 p.m., 4:30-7 p.m. or 7-9

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CF New Faces and Roles

CF welcomes these new employees or those who have transitioned to a new role. Cory Ciepiela, Programmer Analyst I, Information Technology Zuleima Colon, Accounting Specialist III, Financial Operations Russell Goldner, Coordinator, Facilities, Appleton Museum of Art Sherri Hinkle, Executive Administrative Assistant to the President, President’s Staff Linda Huertas, Staff Assistant IV, Student Success Mary LaPointe,

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Is Your Department All In?

Join us in giving back to CF! Congratulations to the 23 departments that have joined the 100 percent scroll! ALL IN! We are ALL IN in our half-way point through the campaign and are at 57 percent employee participation. Thank you to all employees who have given so far.  President’s Staff Vice President Office of

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Rave Alert On Tuesday, Jan. 22

CF will conduct a test of its RAVE Alert emergency notification system for all CF campus locations on Tuesday, Jan. 22, between 10:45 and 11 a.m., which is between second and third class periods. Students, faculty and staff are enrolled automatically and may receive messages via text, phone and email. To update your preferences, login

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CF Students Need You

Students on the Ocala Campus are interested in starting a College Republicans Club and a Young Politicians Club (nonpartisan). They have the students but they need you! Each group is looking for a club advisor. If you are interested in this and want to find out more, contact Mikel James at or ext. 1903. 

Parking Lot Closure, Jan. 16

Attention Faculty and Staff. Parking Lot 8 (Between Buildings 7, 8 and 11) will be blocked off on Wednesday, Jan. 16, for the Welcome Back and Club Rush Event. The lot will re-open around 2:30 p.m. the same day. Please share with your students so that they are prepared to make alternative parking arrangements. Thank you!

Are you ALL IN?

Each year, the CF Family Campaign encourages us to pause and take notice of the impact of private support on our college. Some of us give to support student scholarships. Others give to help enhance our classrooms and the quality of our programs. Or we give to support efforts that cannot financed for with state

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Fall Semester Spin Class Results

Indoor cycling (SPIN) classes have wrapped up for the fall term with the following notable accomplishments. Congratulations to Janet Roark (Financial Aid) and Sarah Satterfield (Humanities) for reaching the 6,000 mile mark and receiving their custom made blankets. Congratulations to the 740 riders who participated in the fall classes, which raises the overall number of

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Holiday Debt Solutions

If you went a little over your holiday budget, you’re not alone. According to Forbes, Americans spend nine times more on retail shopping during December than any other season. For a lot of people, that means incurring debt. But if you manage it right, credit cards and loans can actually work in your favor. Here’s

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