SFCC Welding Instructor Jake Lovato and welding students attended Skills USA at Central New Mexico Community College, CNM, in Albuquerque earlier this month. Welding students Jonathan Ortega and Monique Lujan placed in 2nd and 3rd place, respectively for the welding sculptures; Ortega for ‘Chiles’ and Lujan for ‘Butterfly’. Also, fellow student Robert Cook won 4th […]
Monday, April 29: Opening Ceremony in the SFCC Courtyard at 10 a.m. with welcome and comments by Dr. Cecilia Cervantes, Marvin Gabaldon and representatives of the SFCC Native American Club. Native dances from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. including Pojoaque Pueblo Hoop Dancers among others. Tuesday, April 30: Presentation by A.J. Goldman at 11 a.m. […]
Charlie (Richard C.) Shultz, Lead Faculty in the Controlled Environmental Agriculture Program, has been accepted as one of 26 faculty members to participate in the Jewish National Fund’s 2019 Summer Faculty Fellowship in Israel. Shultz will participate in the program May 25 through June 7 and will travel throughout Israel, meet Israeli professors from their […]
Santa Fe Community college’s Phi Theta Kappa (Alpha Kappa Xi Chapter) had its induction ceremony led by faculty advisor Andrew Lovato, Ph.D. on Friday, April 5. The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa International Honorary Society is to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students. To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa will provide opportunity […]
During the recent legislative session, two SFCC students, Tintawi Kaigzabihner (pursuing an associate degree in Creative Writing) and Joshua Trujillo (pursuing an associate degree in human services) were recognized as Academic All-Stars. They received their recognition while accompanied by Phi Theta Kappa advisor Andrew Lovato, Ph.D. Here’s what they shared about their personal experiences: Tintawi […]
A Media Arts Student Exhibition is on display in the Santa Fe Community College Visual Arts Gallery through Friday, April 12. The exhibition, “Confluence: direction + delineation” includes work incorporating animations, video, photography, Photoshop, digital painting, typography and advanced digital projects. Also, the outside display case features a tribute displaying work by students of long-time […]
Academic advisor Melba Ramos reports that last week’s Transfer Day was a great success. “Many schools expressed interest in coming back to SFCC soon because they got to talk to so many students interested in their programs.” Stay tuned for more info on visitors to the SFCC Transfer Station!
The college extends its condolences to the family and friends of Anita Quintana, who recently passed away. She began working as an adjunct faculty member in the Media Arts department in August 2006. In the display case outside the Visual Arts Gallery features a tribute displaying work by students of the long-time media arts instructor. […]
Student Involvement Coordinator Mary Eleas kicked off festivities at the closing ceremony of Black History Month on Feb. 28 by introducing interim president Cecilia Cervantes, Ph.D. who spoke about the college’s commitment to diversity and providing a welcoming campus to all. She introduced Santa Fe Mayor Alan Webber and spoke of SFCC’s ongoing dialog with […]
Milton Riess, department head of the SFCC Film Program, commends his students on their spring capstone project efforts: “The past two weekends have been GREAT for our Film Department. We are in production of our Spring Capstone film project. You should all be proud of the accomplishments SFCC’s students are doing. I have been in […]
All Faculty (including Adjunct), Staff and Administrators The Job Assessment Tool (JAT) deadline has been extended to 8 a.m., Wed., Feb. 20 Santa Fe Community College has contracted with Evergreen Solutions to conduct a compensation study. This study is being conducted to ensure accurate job classifications and associated duties. It will also enable the implementation […]
SFCC Celebrated Head Covernings Around the World Santa Fe Community College students, faculty, staff and members of the community celebrated Head Coverings from Around the World on Jan. 31. Head coverings are an important part of fashion and dress in many faiths and cultures; and among all genders. People got to try on headcoverings (including […]
Daniel Johnson, SFCC class of 2018, received the 2018 award for “Recognition of outstanding school, community and industry achievements and for generous contributions of time and effort”. Johnson is currently attending NM Tech to become a Welding Engineer. Clayton Peshlakai, SFCC welding instructor was named American Welding Society (AWS) 2018 Welding Instructor of the year.