Santa Fe Community College celebrated Fall 2018 Commencement

U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján, the highest ranking Hispanic serving in the U.S. House of Representatives, talked to Santa Fe Community College's 2018 graduates about the importance of getting an education, using your education and voting. He also reflected upon the college’s 35th anniversary and the role his father, the late Ben Luján, played in the Read more ›

SFCC celebrated first class receiving Early Childhood Development Certificates through classes taught in Spanish

SFCC has its first group of Early Childhood Development graduates who are Spanish-speakers who took all of their classes in Spanish. SFCC has 45 who are receiving their certificates during the graduation ceremony on Dec. 5, 2018. There’s a huge demand for those grads in our community. Jennifer Duran-Sallee, Director of the Early Childhood Read more ›

SFCC’s Dec. 2018 nursing graduates’ pinning ceremony

On  Dec. 5 the 2018 Nursing cohort held the traditional pinning ceremony. The graduates, who received an AAS in Nursing include Andrew Boe, Loretto Garcia and Dan Harada. The BSN Nursing graduates are Abigail Beagle, Heathe Galeano, Amy King, Marlena Lewis, Scott Martin, Andrew Meyer, Matthew Moody, Ashlyn Nunley, Marcos Perez, Darlene Quintana, Saira Rio, Kelly Read more ›

SFCC participates in Red Sand Project

Santa Fe Community College continued its activities for Native American Heritage month on Nov. 27.  The movie Wind River was shown. The film centers on the disappearance of an indigenous woman. The SFCC community was invited to the Courtyard for the Red Sand Project. The organization encourages public art (sometimes sidewalk) projects that incorporate Read more ›

SFCC Shooter-on-Campus Drill

Overview In an ongoing and concerted effort to provide training and preparation for the realities of working in a modern public institution, Santa Fe Community College will hold a campus-wide shooter-on-campus drill from approximately 8 a.m. to noon on Feb. 13, 2019. Your participation is essential to rollout this crucial exercise — which will Read more ›

SFCC Hospitality, Tourism & Culinary Club students attend IMEX

Three student members of the SFCC Hospitality, Tourism & Culinary Club, joined 100 students from universities in the United States, Canada and Mexico  at the Future Leaders Forum in conjunction with the IMEX Trade Show. They attended two days of seminars featuring industry leaders, as well as a day on the showroom floor. The Future Read more ›

SFCC celebrates Native American month

Santa Fe Community College is celebrating Native American Heritage Month. November is Native American Heritage Month. The activities at Santa Fe Community College began on Nov. 19  with a 10 a.m. Opening Ceremony and traditional hoop dance groups in the Campus Center. 11 a.m.: Guest speaker A.J. Goldman  presented  his project with Read more ›

Ready, Set, Go! Registration for the spring semester is coming!

Registration Dates for Spring 2019 Priority Registration Information Degree-seeking students with 30+ credits are eligible to “pre-register” for classes one day early! Monday, November 12 - Priority Registration for Degree-Seeking Students with 30+ credits begins at 8:30 am (NM students) This is being done in an effort to help students get required Read more ›

SFCC’s Veterans Resource Center and KSFR’s Veterans and Family Appreciation Day a success

SFCC's Veteran's Resource Center worked with KSFR radio in presenting last week's successful Veterans and Family Appreciation Day: Veterans Resource and Career Fair. A steady stream of veterans came in to attend the event. Veteran John Shannon, SFCC film student and KSFR employee, showed a series of short videos that he is producing for VeteransComingHome.org. Read more ›

Hispanic Heritage Month finishes with a colorful conclusion at SFCC on Oct. 15

Aamna Nayaar, chair of SFCC's President's Diversity Advisory Committee, thanked the Office of Student Development, the faculty, students and staff who worked on the numerous events for National Hispanic Heritage Month at last Monday's closing event featuring singer Miguel Dominguez and Aspen Santa Fe Ballet's Folklórico dancing groups. Of note, Mauricio Lopez,  faculty and program Read more ›

Santa Fe Community College’s 2018 EPA job-training graduation

Graduates of the EPA grant job-training program received the certificates they earned at a special commencement ceremony last Friday, Oct. 12. Janet Kerley was the instructor of the EPA’s Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) Program. Kris Swedin, Director of Continuing Education and Contract Training, said “the students are extremely lucky to have such Read more ›