No buses coming to SFCC on Veteran's Day
The Santa Fe Trails Buses will be on a Sunday service schedule on Monday, November 11, 2019. The route to the college will NOT be running that day. Also, the Railrunner will be operating on limited Sunday schedule. Make car pool or other arrangements to get to the college on Veteran’s Day.
Fine Art Glass Sale Nov. 12 and 13
Santa Fe Community College Fine Art Glass Sale
November 12 and 13
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Art students will sell unique, beautiful and artistic one-of-a-kind gifts handmade by advanced glass students. The work has been created using a variety of methods, from kiln casting to fusing and slumping. Works include vibrant color and luminescent glass, whimsical sculptures and functional glassware in a wide range of patterns. Free event. SFCC, Main Hallway, 6401 Richards Ave. For more information, contact Patrick Morrissey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New SFCC Governing Board Members elected Nov. 5
Two Santa Fe Community college governing board seats were selected in the local election on Nov. 5.
Jody Pugh, a supervisor with the U.S. Department of Energy, was selected for Position 3.
Piér Quíntana, assistant director of personal and professional development at St. John’s College, was selected for Position 5.
The term for Positions 3 and 5 begins January 1, 2020 and expires on December 31, 2026.
Congratulations to SFCC’s new governing board members!
Pushcart Prize Nominees Behzad Dayeny and Lynda Myers
Behzad Dayeny, Director of SFCC Food Services, and Lynda Myers, current SFCC Creative Writing student, have been nominated by SFLR editors for the prestigious Pushcart Prize. Serena Rodriguez and Nancy Beauregard nominated “Deep Down,” Dayeny’s poem, and “Adam and Eve on E Street, 1952” by Myers.
To learn more about the Pushcart, visit: http://www.pushcartprize.com/
Fall Readings in the Library, Nov. 7, 11, 20 and 21
SFCC Student Services, Creative Writing Program and the SFCC Library present Fall 2019 Readings in the Library. Faculty and students read their work on Nov. 7, 11 and 20. The public is invited to the free events. Refreshments will be served. Note: The Nov. 21 reading features SFCC faculty and staff members reading their work.
Schedule of SFCC Fall Readings in the Library:
Invite your friends to SFCC Library’s Room 516 for these free readings. Questions: Contact email@example.com.
Wednesday, Nov. 13 is World Kindness Day
Wednesday Nov. 13 marks “World Kindness Day,” Come by the Campus Center on Wednesday and fill out a Kindness Appreciation Card to give to someone who you appreciate. Look for us around campus all week.
Sponsored by your SFCC Counseling Services team
Veterans & Family Appreciation Day, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 14
Veterans & Family Appreciation Day
Thursday November 14, 2019
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Main Hallway & Jemez Rooms
SFCC’s Veterans and Family Appreciation Day is an event to show appreciation for military veterans and their families. It is a resource and job fair, all are welcome.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 505-428-1314.
Southern Italy: Insights and Images Spring 2020
Southern Italy: Insights and Images
Only 20 seats available!
With Bernadette Jacobs and Diane Tintor
May 4 – 8 and May 18 – 30, 2020
Travel to Naples, Capri, Sorrento, Bari, Trulli Di Alberobello and Matera in an area of Italy called the “Tuscany of the South.” Investigate the Greek, Roman and religious art and architecture of southern Italy along with the influence of classical Greek archetypes that helped shape Western culture. Start your experience with a week-long in-person course at SFCC. Then your travel adventure begins!
Receive credit for prior learning for any credit student who wants to earn 3 credit hours.
- Saturday Oct. 26, 10 a.m., Travel Bug, 839 Paseo de Peralta
- Sunday, Nov. 24, 11 a.m., Travel Bug, 839 Paseo de Peralta
- Sunday Dec. 8, 2 p.m., Travel Bug, 839 Paseo de Peralta
- Wednesday Jan. 22, 5:30 p.m., SFCC Room 711
- Saturday Feb. 1, 10 a.m., Travel Bug, 839 Paseo de Peralta
POM office relocation
Plant and Operations Management offices will be moving to a new location during our P&OM Renovation and construction. POM will be located in office suite LL305 from January 13, 2019 to June 30, 2020.
Shhhh! It's quiet time in the SOS theater noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesdays
Science on a Sphere (SOS) Theater (Room 803) welcomes anyone who wants to spend some Quiet Time during the lunch hour.
Come relax and meditate if you wish. The Blue Marble will be silently rotating in the darkened SOS Theater from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesdays.
Please refrain from talking or eating; sit anywhere including the floor.
SOS Earth Docent Team
Clay Club Holiday Sale Nov. 20 and 21
Santa Fe Community College’s Annual Student SFCC Clay Club Ceramics Sale
SFCC Clay Club members – all students – will sell functional and sculptural works in porcelain, earthenware, stoneware and micaceous clays. The group includes aspiring young artists, lifelong learners and professional potters.
Sale profits are split 60-40 between the artists and the Clay Club, which uses the proceeds to hold visiting artist workshops, to maintain the unique soda kiln and to purchase supplies to make the ceramics classes at SFCC a superb educational experience.
Presented by SFCC Clay Club Students
Wednesday, November 20, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 21, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Silent Auction will close at 2 p.m. on Thursday, November 21.
Proceeds from the Silent Auction benefit SFCC’s Campus Cupboard.
SFCC, Main Hallway, 6401 Richards Ave.
Free admission. Free parking.
Contact The School of Arts, Design, and Media Arts at 505-428-1731 for more information.
A Pilgrimage to New Worlds Nov. 21 -early show added
A Pilgrimage to New Worlds at the SFCC Planetarium, Nov. 21
A Pilgrimage to New Worlds will be presented
4:30 to 5:30 p.m. and
6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 21 in
Join us on a journey of discovery as we venture out into the Universe to explore distant new worlds, known as Exoplanets!
Find the SFCC Planetarium on Facebook @GetStarryEyedSFCCNM
Seating is on a first-come-first-served basis.
Updated MySFCC portal coming to your computer Nov. 22
Check out the upgrades to MySFCC portal
The upgrades to MySFCC portal will launch on November 22. Get a sneak peak and demonstration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 18-21 at the OIT table outside the Welcome and Advising Center.
The upgrades will make navigation to services faster for everyone. Come by and see how much easier MySFCC will be for students, faculty and staff. Demonstrations will continue after the launch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 22, 25 and 26 at the OIT table outside the Welcome and Advising Center.
Fine Woodworking Open House Nov. 23
Stop by the Fine Woodworking Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. SFCC’s Fine Woodworking Open House features furniture and designs made by students and faculty at SFCC. Talk with students and instructors, tour SFCC’s studios, and find out more about the college’s hands-on program for learning fine woodworking skills. SFCC, Rooms 424-426, 6401 Richards Ave.
For more information about the Fine Woodworking program contact Douglas Jones via email at email@example.com or call 505-428-1741.
Photo: “Turquoise Table” by Eric Olson
SFCC Cafeteria Thanksgiving Meal Nov. 26
Tuesday, November 26 the SFCC Cafeteria will be serving a Thanksgiving meal including fresh roasted turkey, sage stuffing, candied yams, mashed potatoes, giblet gravy, sweet corn & english peas, and famous candied cranberries. All for $8!
Governing Board Approves Policy 2-12 Student Records
The SFCC Governing Board has approved Policy 2-12 Student Records and the Procedures have been updated. Please click on the links to learn more:
College policies are online at SFCC/policies. If you have questions or would like to learn more about policies or the Shared Governance Policy Review Process, contact Policy Officer Laura J. Mulry at ext. 1776 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Performing Arts Showcase 7 p.m. Nov. 20 in Jemez Rooms
Mark your calendar for the free Performing Arts Showcase from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 20. in the Jemez Rooms. SFCC Music, Drama, and Dance classes will present a Performing Arts Showcase. Chorus, voice, guitar, piano, acting scenes, ballet, belly dance, flamenco and hip-hop will be included. SFCC Chorus will team up with a special guest women’s ensemble from St. John’s United Methodist Church. For information, call 505-428-1000.
Photo: Members of last year’s flamenco class.
The following stories mentioned or focused on SFCC:
Albuquerque Journal, 11/04/2019, “NMSU student part of food and wine trip to Italy.” The story features Cordell Pacheco, who studied culinary arts and hospitality and tourism at SFCC. Many will recall Cordell from his years working in the East Wing Eatery.
Albuquerque Journal, 11/03/2019 “Working to make Santa Fe a ‘food hub’ ” “Education and innovation can help generate interest among young people in the food production cycle, Camilla Bustamante, dean for the SFCC schools of Trades and Advanced Technologies, told those attending the summit.”
Santa Fe New Mexican, 11/03/2019, “Despite many colleges dropping SAT, New Mexico paying for it.”
Santa Fe New Mexican, 11/07/2019, “New Mexico higher ed department seeks 9% funding increase.” Story includes quotes from President Becky Rowley, Ph.D. and Nick Telles.