¡Palabra!: Androgyne, Androgynous and Androgyny

Androgyne, Androgynous and Androgyny refers to 1. A person whose biological sex is not readily apparent, whether intentionally or unintentionally. 2. A person whose identity is between the two traditional genders. 3. A person who rejects gender roles entirely. Source: https://www.uml.edu/docs/Glossary_tcm18-55041.pdf Andrógino, androginia 1. Una persona cuyo sexo biológico no es evidente, ya sea intencionadamente […]

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SFCC hosts NM MESA

Members of SFCC received a warm Thank You letter from New Mexico Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement, Inc (NM MESA), which prepares middle and high school students for college majors and careers in mathematics, engineering, science and related fields. The college recently hosted students from Bernalillo Middle School and Cochiti Middle School for a hands-on tour of the […]

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¡Palabra!: Polysexual

Polysexual refers to people who are attracted to more than one gender or sex but do not wish to identify as bisexual because it implies that there are only two binary genders or sexes. Source: comunidades-justas.org Polisexual o Polisexuales se refiere a las personas que se sienten atraídas por más de un género o sexo, […]

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¡Palabra!: Intersex

Intersex is a term describing 1. A person who is biologically intermediate between male and female. 2. A person with both ovarian and testicular tissue. 3. A person with two ovaries or two testes, but ambiguous genitals. Source: https://www.uml.edu/docs/Glossary_tcm18-55041.pdf   Intersexuales o intersexualidad es un término que describe: 1. Una persona biológicamente intermedia entre hombre y […]

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¡Palabra!: Queer

Queer is an umbrella term that can refer to anyone who transgresses society’s view of gender or sexuality. The definitional indeterminacy of the word Queer, its elasticity, is one of its constituent characteristics: “A zone of possibilities.“ Source: comunidades-justas.org Queer es un término que puede referirse a cualquier persona que transgrede la noción de la sociedad […]

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Registration for Spring 2018

Ready, Set, Go!  Registration for the spring semester is coming!  Be sure to check in with your faculty or adviser to make sure you are ready to register. Priority Registration  Monday, November 6 – Priority Registration for Degree-Seeking Students with 30+ credits begins (NM students) Degree-seeking students with 30+ credits who are NM residents are […]

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Halloween at SFCC

It was a Halloween Extravaganza last Thursday. Students, staff and faculty all got involved in the festivities. Kids from Kids Campus paraded through Campus Center as their favorite Super Heroes. The afternoon community Trick or Treating brought in hundreds of costumed kids who were given treats from various departments. The winners of the Office Decorating […]

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Thanks to President Grissom

I’ll always be grateful to Randy, not only for hiring me to run the EnergySmart training grant here at SFCC but for suggesting to me that I might want to pursue a Master’s degree program. I doubt if I ever would have done so without his suggestion and encouragement. I completed it 2 years ago. […]

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¡Palabra!: Lesbian

A Lesbian is a woman who is attracted to other women. Source: comunidades-justas.org Una Lesbiana es una mujer que se siente atraída hacia otras mujeres. Fuente: comunidades-justas.org The word of the week is brought to you by the Center for Diversity and Integrated Learning. To learn more about CDIL’s mission, contact Emily Stern, ext. 1467.

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¡Palabra!: Gay or Homosexual

Gay, or homosexual people are people whose physical, mental and sexual attractions are for those of the same sex. Source: comunidades-justas.org Gays u homosexuales son personas cuyos atractivos físicos, mentales y sexuales son hacia personas del mismo sexo. Fuente: comunidades-justas.org The word of the week is brought to you by the Center for Diversity and […]

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Fiscal Year 2016-2017 at Your Testing Center

With so much going on in every department at SFCC, we sometimes don’t know what is happening in the department next door. Here at the Testing Center, we have just completed our comprehensive counts of all our activities for the last fiscal year. There are some surprises (who knew we did testing for international institutions!) […]

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¡Palabra!: Genderqueer

Genderqueer refers to a person that is part of a group of people who do not feel that they fit into the traditional two-gender or gender-binary system. As with any other groups that may be aligned with transgender identities, the reasons for identifying as genderqueer vary. Source: comunidades-justas.org Género no-binario se refiere a una persona […]

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¡Palabra!: Pansexual

Pansexual people are people whose primary romantic, emotional, physical, and sexual attractions and connections can be with some members of all sexes and genders to varying degrees (though not necessarily at the same time). The term is used to describe people of all sexes and genders. Source: comunidades-justas.org Pansexuales son personas cuya conexión o atracción […]

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