Continuing Education open house 10 to 1 p.m. Jan. 23
Santa Fe Community College
Continuing Education Spring Open House.
Thurs., Jan. 23
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Ever wanted to learn a second language? The Spanish course offerings are many but French, German and Italian are also available. Ever wanted to impress your friends with your creations in the kitchen or learn more about how nutrition supports health? Thinking about retirement? Get tips on a wide range of considerations as you prepare for that stage of your life. Find out about these offerings and much more during the Continuing Education open house at Santa Fe Community College, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thurs., Jan. 23 in the hallway outside the Continuing Education Office, 6401 Richards Avenue.
Instructors will be displaying their work and talking to students about their classes. Students can register for classes, and refreshments will be served.
For more information, visit https://www.sfcc.edu/offices/continuing-education/ or call 505-428-1676.
ESL new student orientations continue Jan. 21 and 22
Beginning January 27, SFCC’s ESL Program will offer English as a Second Language classes to adults who want to learn English. Classes are taught at SFCC, Cesar Chavez Elementary School, and El Camino Real Academy. Morning and evening classes are at SFCC; classes at Cesar Chavez Elementary School and El Camino Real Academy are in the evening.
New students must attend ONE of the three-hour orientation sessions listed below. Orientation includes testing and placement as well as registration for the courses.
Orientation / Registration
Santa Fe Community College, Adult Education Department, 6401 Richards Ave.
- Tuesday, January 14: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. OR 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, January 15: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. OR 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
- Tuesday, January 21: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. OR 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, January 22: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. OR 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
There is a registration fee of $25 [cash or money order] that can be applied to more than one course and includes all class materials.
OIT Maintenance 7 a.m. Jan. 26
OIT will be performing system maintenance from 7 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. All systems will be affected by intermittent outages.
If you have questions or concerns, please contact the OIT Service Desk at 505-428-1222
Participate in Black History Month Panel Display - submissions due Jan. 27
The Black History Month Planning Committee met Tuesday and drafted a Call to Faculty and Staff to participate in a panel display with photos and quotes. If you wish to participate, please submit your photos and quotes by January 27th to Emily Stern.
For more information, please contact email@example.com
President's Spring 2020 Presentation/Q & A on YouTube
If you missed the President’s Spring 2020 Address and Conversation with the President, you can view it https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVqp8Fb9RO0 on SFCC’s YouTube Channel. Enjoy!
February Library Events
February library events feature faculty publications
SFCC Library, Room 516
Santa Fe Community College, 6401 Richards Ave.
3 to 4 p.m.
|Panel discussion, book sales and signing of Three Paths, One God: Traditional Scriptures and New Prayers by Aamna Nayyar, Min Kantrowitz and Victoria Reder.
The book brings together beliefs from Jewish, Christian and Muslim scripture, liturgy and prayer. The book represents diverse points of view and encourages religious understanding and tolerance.
Read more about the book.
6 to 7 p.m.
|Book signing and performance: The Big Book of Blues Guitar: The History, the Greats—And How to Play by Andrew Leo Lovato.
People who own guitars are welcome to bring their guitars for a mini guitar lesson following the book discussion.
Read more about the book.
Jazz Brunch for Student Scholarships Mar. 29
Jazz Brunch for Student Scholarships!
$55 per person
11 a.m. Sunday, March 29th– Sunday Morning Brunch with the Jazz Ensemble from New Mexico School for the Arts (NMSA)
Please join us on Sunday, March 29, 2020, 11:00am for a jazz brunch at Dave’s Jazz Bistro in the Santa Fe School of Cooking, 125 N Guadalupe St. This exciting event will benefit students of Santa Fe Community College’s Adult Education Department with scholarships to complete their high school equivalency and college tuition.).
To find out more and register for this exceptional Sunday Morning Jazz brunch benefit, please visit: https://santafeschoolofcooking.com/Detailed/875.html
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide at the Santa Fe HEC
Free 2020 tax preparation will be provided by the AARP Foundation at the Santa Fe HEC, 1950 Siringo Road.
Tax preparation assistance will be available from February 3 to April 15. Appointments are available Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Appointments can be made online starting January 10.
Full details available at: https://www.sfcc.edu/taxaide/
Register early for the Gerald Clay Basketball tournament
The annual Gerald Clay Memorial Basketball tournament will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 4, and Sunday, April 5, in the William C. Witter Fitness Education Center.
Registration by cash or check only is available at the FEC front desk. Online registration is expected to be available soon.
Proceeds from the event support scholarships for Exercise Science students and equipment for the gymnasium. Contact Herman Garcia, 505-428-1751.
Plant and Operation Management in LL305 during construction
This spring, Plant Operations and Management will be in a new location during office renovation and construction. POM will move into the office suite in the West Wing, Lower Level Room 305 on January 13 and will remain there through May.
Deconstructing Racism in New Mexico Day Feb. 13
Deconstructing Racism New Mexico has been organizing since its inception so many years ago. Please visit their website to learn more about their work and how you can be involved: deconstructingracismnewmexico.org/