Congratulations, Class of Fall 2019!

President Becky Rowley, Ph.D., participated in her first SFCC commencement ceremony. New Mexico Cabinet Secretary of Workforce Solutions Bill McCamley provided the keynote address. Student speaker Leslie Orena Quintana Ayala, who earned a Certificate in Early Childhood Development, inspired the audience with her personal story. This fall, approximately 361 SFCC graduates were Read more ›

Aamna Nayyar co-authors ‘Three Paths, One God: Traditional Scriptures and New Prayers’

A message from Aamna Nayyar, Director Department of Dental Health, and member of SFCC’s PDAC: “[I’m] sharing with you the book that I co-authored/compiled. The book is about religious tolerance and hopefully, it will be my small contribution toward world peace. Amen.” From the book description on Amazon.com: Three paths, One Read more ›

SFCC Governing Board elects new officers

The SFCC Governing Board Regular Session on January 22 included the swearing in of new Governing Board members Piér Quintana  and Jody Pugh  by Judge Patricio Serna. In addition, new officers were elected for a one-year term: Jack Sullivan, Chair; George Gamble, Ph.D., Vice Chair; and Jody Pugh, Secretary. You can watch the whole Read more ›

Meet Continuing Education’s popular Spanish instructor Fernando Mayans

If you’ve ever studied Spanish through SFCC’s Continuing Education Department, there’s a good chance you studied with Fernando Mayans. Mayans has quietly, but steadily built the continuing education language programs during the past 25 years. “The program is a solid one, with a combination of vocabulary and grammar, as well as literature,” Mayans said. Read more ›

Shades of Color – Black History Month 2020

Shades of Color – Black History Month 2020 Santa Fe Community College Celebrates Black History Month SHADES OF COLOR 2020 A multicultural journey to learn about and recognize the accomplishments of African Diaspora and/or LGBTQ+ individuals and organizations.  As active participants in the various activities, the organizers hope to raise awareness of how members of these groups have contributed to the growth and Read more ›

Students from The Masters Program to be honored by NAACP

Santa Fe Branch NAACP   Website https://naacpsfnm.blogspot.com/  Email:naacpsfnm@gmail.com Phone: (505) 652-2403 Mail: P.O. Box 15692   Santa Fe   New Mexico   87592-5692   What:  MLK, Jr., Birthday Commemoration Why: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award       Who: 11th and 12th grade Santa Fe Public and Charter School Read more ›

Two new books written by Dr. sj Miller about gender identity in Education

Two new books written by Dr. sj Miller about gender identity in pre-K through University Education have recently been published. ' about Gender Identity Justice in Schools and Communities' https://www.tcpress.com/about-gender-identity-justice-in-schools-and-communities-9780807761250 What is gender identity justice, why does it matter, and what are the implications for not doing this work in today’s schools? This premiere Read more ›

Meet SGA president Ian Widrick Martinez

Meet SGA president Ian Widrick Martinez Ian Widrick Martinez, the new Student Government Association president, also serves as the student representative on the Santa Fe Community College Governing Board. The 19-year-old brims with enthusiasm when it comes to representing SFCC’s students and finding ways to get students more engaged. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself.  How did you Read more ›

Teacher Profile: Fernando Mayans

If you’ve ever studied Spanish through SFCC’s Continuing Education Department, there’s a good chance you studied with Fernando Mayans. Mayans has quietly, but steadily built the continuing education language programs during the past 25 years. “The program is a solid one, with a combination of vocabulary and grammar, as well as literature,” Mayans said. Read more ›

Santa Fe Higher Education Center to Hold Shooter-on-Campus Drill, Nov. 20

In an ongoing and concerted effort to provide training and preparation for the realities of working in a modern public institution, the Santa Fe Higher Education Center (1950 Siringo Rd) will hold a shooter-on-campus drill from approximately 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Nov. 20, 2019. Participation of those at the HEC is essential to Read more ›