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 ›

Santa Fe Housing Action Coalition Survey

Santa Fe Community College is partnering with Santa Fe Housing Action Coalition (SFHAC) to collect more data about the housing and commuting experiences of people working in Santa Fe County. SFHAC is a community-based coalition of nearly 20 organizations working to create more accessible and affordable housing options in Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico. Read more ›

Film student Kaela Waldstein takes home Rocky Mountain Southwest Regional Emmy

Kaela Waldstein took home a Rocky Mountain Southwest Regional Emmy Award on Sept. 22 in the category of Special Event Coverage Live or Edited for her short film, “International Folk Art Market.” Milton Riess, head of the Santa Fe Community College Film Department said, “An Emmy is the greatest honor awarded in television. Kaela Waldstein Read more ›

Kindness is Key at SFCC

Nominations can be submitted around campus, look for the blue "key" boxes found at the President's Office, Health & Sciences bio wall, Welcome and Advising Center, Lower Level Atrium and the William C. Witter Fitness Education Center. There are forms with the boxes or you can download one here. You may also submit Read more ›

Open & Switch Enrollment 2018

Thursday, Oct. 18 through Friday, Nov. 30 The following changes can be made during this open/switch enrollment period: • MEDICAL o Employees can switch medical plans (high option to low option or low option to high option and/or Blue Preferred Exclusive Provider Organization (EPO) o Employees can Read more ›

In Memoriam: Nicole Berezin

Nicole Berezin, our lovely friend and colleague, was diagnosed on August 9 with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer. She was moved from her home in Albuquerque to Denver University Hospital on August 31 so that her two sisters could support and care for her. After it became clear that future chemo treatment was not an Read more ›

SFCC receives NSF EPSCoR grant

SFCC is among the recipients of a $20 million National Science Foundation (NSF) Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) grant for the New Mexico SMART Grid Center, an integrated research and education program that will support development of a modern electric grid. SFCC will be a key partner in a statewide Read more ›

Photos of updated Testing Center

The Santa Fe Community College has renovated and updated the Testing Center.  It is scheduled to be fully functional by Oct. 1, 2018.  It will offer enhanced capabilities, including additional seating and new computers in room 611C. Congratulations to Project Manager/Assistant Campus Planner Andrea Mueller with Plant Operations and Maintenance! She also extends her thanks Read more ›

Hospitality & Tourism Meets with Uzbekistan Economic Delegation

Katherine Fox Ehlert with the Hospitality & Tourism Department held a meeting on Tuesday, September 11 at the La Fonda Hotel with the Uzbekistan Economic Delegation sponsored by the Santa Fe Council on International Relations. Front row: Feruza Eshmatova, Member of Parliament, Katherine Fox Ehlert, Program Coordinator Hospitality & Tourism, Saida Chorieva, Public Read more ›