The SFCC Governing Board Regular Session on January 22 included the swearing in of new Governing Board members Piér Quintana (above left) and Jody Pugh (above right) 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.
Facilities and Operations (formerly POM) moved to Room LL305
The Facilities and Operations (formerly Plant Operations and Management) offices and maintenance shop will undergo renovations beginning in February. During construction, Facilities and Operations staff and offices will temporarily move to the West Wing, Lower Level, Room LL305. They will be open for business in the new location beginning Monday, January 27.
For assistance or more information, please contact Office Coordinator Antonette Tapia at 428-1670.
Congratulate Dean Bernadette Jacobs on her retirement at 3 p.m. Thursday
Join the college in celebrating Dean Bernadette Jabobs’ retirement from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30 in the Visual Arts Gallery.
We thank her for her hard work, dedication and service to our students.
As part of the Black History Month art display, the Black History/LGBTQAI+ Planning Committee is soliciting the participation of SFCC faculty and staff.
Our theme is “Shades of Color” and we’re asking you to submit the following:
A nice “professional” picture of yourself
Your department and title at SFCC
Your favorite quote (if not original, please cite the author of the quote)
The deadline to participate is January 27.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org your photo and quote and with any questions.
$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.).
Free 2020 tax preparation will be provided by 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.
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.
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/
SFCC in the news
The following stories either featured or mentioned SFCC.
The press relase states, “A new partnership with the Santa Fe Community College, funded by a National Science Foundation Grant, was formed to develop workforce curriculum and training certifications in an effort to expand the number of auditors for restaurants, hotels and other commercial properties.”
Kudos to Amanda Hatherly for her hard work in contributing to Santa Fe’s water sustainability!
Be safe in the snow
Winter Safety at SFCC
Wear proper footwear & clothing
Watch your step
Don’t walk and use your phone
Stay on cleared pathways
Be safe on the roads
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