Black History Month finishes with celebration
Black History Month concluded with Oriana Lee’s variety show. The lively and moving performance by Oriana Lee and others was preceded by a presentation of a City Proclamation from Councilor Signe I. Lindell on behalf of Mayor Alan Webber.
Congratulations to the committee that organized the series of events. Thank you to the support of PDAC for the delicious food at the event.
See more photos from that day and other Black History Month events in 2020.
Photo: Oriana Lee sang and inspired the audience at the event.
Campus closes on March 6 for Professional Development Day
Staff and faculty SAVE the DATE! Also, remind students that the campus will be closed.
Also, please note: As part of Professional Development Day, staff and faculty will participate from 9:45 to 11 a.m. in a Shooter-on-Campus Drill.
See details on the drill here.
This schedule is tentative, keep checking MySFCC and email for updates:
|8 to 8:30 a.m.
|8:30 to 9 a.m.
||CDC’s Coronavirus Guidance for Schools
|9 to 9:30 a.m.
|9:30 to 9:45 a.m.
||Return to Offices
|9:45 to 10:45 a.m.
|10:45 to 11:30 a.m.
|11:45 a.m to 12:45 p.m.
|1 to 2 p.m.
|2 to 2:30 p.m.
|2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Use caution in parking lots on March 6, contractors at work
SFCC will be updating several parking lots in the coming year. Please note that beginning at 6 a.m. Friday, March 6 subcontractors working with SFCC’s Consultant, Horrocks Engineers, will be sequentially taking borings (core samples) of parking lots around the main campus to begin a Phase One Evaluation Study of SFCC’s Parking Lots.
To see where they will be working see this SFCC Parking Lots-Map .
SFCC Planetarium Event: Mayan Archeoastronomy
Come experience Mayan archeoastronomy with the SFCC Planetarium!
7 p.m. Thursday, March 5
2 p.m. Saturday, March 7
5 p.m. Saturday, March 7
For more information, or to purchase tickets, please visit https://www.sfcc.edu/planetarium/
$8 for adults (13+);
$5 for SFCC students, seniors (60+), military, and kids (under 13)
If you have questions, please contact:
Amanda R. Truitt, Ph.D., Astronomy Faculty & Planetarium Coordinator
email@example.com, or call 505-428-1721
Spring 2020 Planetarium Event Schedule
Tangent/Trajectory art opening a success
The Tangent/Trajectory art exhibition opened with great success on Feb. 14. The exhibition continues through March 26, but will be closed during Spring Break.
Read more and see photos here.
Photo: SFCC’s Director of Art on Campus Linda Cassel, painter Christina Hall-Strauss and sculptor Don Redman at the Feb. 14 opening.
Celebrate International Women's Day 11 a.m. on March 9
Celebrate International Women’s Day with the SFCC SOW Art & Justice Collective.
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Monday, March 9
Come share about the women who inspire and uplift you and your communities.
Write your notes to the future you want to create, a future without gender-based violence, on old school typewriters!
Jazz brunch for student scholarships on March 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 a.m. 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 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/
Adjunct Faculty information is now available!
Adjunct Faculty Information is now available to view or download.
Go to MySFCC, click on choose Documents from the Faculty navigation and go to Campus Resources, Documents, Academic and Student Affairs and select Adjunct Faculty Information or click on this link.
Kids Campus receives donation from Thornburg employees
Thornburg Investment Management’s Compliance Department received the firm’s quarterly Five Star Team award. When a team is recognized for doing a great job they receive $500.00 to donate to the organization of their choice. Thornburg’s Compliance Department has chosen to donate their $500.00 award to SFCC Kids’s Campus!
SFCC in the news
The following stories either featured or mentioned SFCC.
KRWG Public Media, 02/27/20,
Heinrich, Collins Introduce Two-Generation Economic Empowerment Act. President Becky Rowley was quoted as supporting the Act, which seeks to address intergenerational poverty.
Albuquerque Journal, 2/25/20, “Luján creates job creation package” In the story, the reporter writes, “He told the Journal he consulted with past and current directors at the national laboratories, educators, business and community leaders before the legislation was crafted. He said the workforce training legislation had a focus on institutions such as Northern New Mexico College, Santa Fe Community College and Central New Mexico Community College.”
Great recent stories about Andrew Lovato, Ph.D. and his new book on blues guitar:
Santa Fe New Mexican, 2/07/20, “Guitar Hero 101”
Albuquerque Journal, 2/23/20, “A Gift For Guitar”