2017 News Releases

Explore the College of Central Florida's 2017 news below.

December 2017

Dec. 19CF Closed for Winter Break
Dec. 19McGlashan Named CF Levy Campus Provost
Dec. 9Holiday Train Exhibit Returns to CF Dec. 16-30
Dec. 1Fashion Collides With Folk Art at Appleton Museum

November 2017

Nov. 28CF Commencement Dec. 15
Nov. 22CF Open House to Assist Students With Financial Aid, Admissions
Nov. 21CF No. 9, 22 in National Rankings; Third Most Affordable Nursing Program in Florida
Nov. 18'Endgame,''Patriot Performances: 60 Years of the Arts' at CF
Nov. 12Free Fall Student Recital at CF
Nov. 8Appleton and Gulf Archaeology Research Institute to Present Exhibition About Life at Historic Fort King
Nov. 4CF Marketing, Public Relations Projects Earn Numerous Awards
Nov. 3CF to Offer Computer Courses in November, December
Nov. 2Appleton Museum of Art Introduces Inspired Speaker Series
Nov. 1Mock Casualty Drill with Simulated Gunshots at CF Nov 2

October 2017

Oct. 24Visual Artists' Society Presents 'Best of the Season' at CF
Oct. 23College With A Heart: CF Family to Serve Early Thanksgiving Lunch to Salvation Army Apartment Complex Residents
Oct. 23'Sondheim on Sondheim' Presented by CF Musical Theatre
Oct. 22Appleton to Present Two Exhibitions of Rembrandt Prints Opening Jan. 2018
Oct. 22CF International Film Series Presents 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople'
Oct. 18CF Student to Attend Student Veterans Leadership Institute
Oct. 17CF Student Publications Garner Awards
Oct. 17CF International Film Series will present 'Ixcanul'
Oct. 16CF Student Named Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar
Oct. 13'Art of the Fidget Mat' at CF
Oct. 11'Mysteries of the Amazon' at CF Extended Through Oct. 27
Oct. 11Free Cancer Awareness Presentation at CF
Oct. 11CF Theatre Presents 'What We're Up Against'
Oct. 3Fall Concert and Recitals at CF
Oct. 3FAFSA Workshop Oct. 11 at CF Citrus Campus

September 2017

Sept. 16CF to Host Arts College Fair for Students
Sept. 16Homosassa Game and Fish Club Supports Scholarships 
Sept. 14'Mysteries of the Amazon" Reception and Opening
Sept. 13CF to Reopen Friday, Classes Resume Monday
Sept 12CF to Remain Closed Through Wednesday
Sept. 8CF to Remain Closed Through Tuesday
Sept. 6CF to Close Friday-Monday Due to Hurricane
Sept. 5CF to Present Lecture on ‘Peruvian Art and Music’
Sept. 1CF Visual and Performing Arts Faculty to Present Recital
Sept. 1Nursing Scholarships Presented at CF
Sept. 1Art of John Romaine on Display at CF

August 2017

Aug. 30CF Webber Gallery to Present 'Mysteries of the Amazon' Sept. 14-Oct. 20
Aug. 24Careers and Colleges Expo Aug. 31 at West Port High
Aug. 24Free Art Workshop at CF Citrus Campus Oct. 14
Aug. 22CF Professor Named National Newspaper Adviser of the Year
Aug. 22Citrus Careers and Colleges Expo Sept. 11 at CF Citrus Campus
Aug. 2228 CF Students Named to FCSAA Academic Team
Aug. 15Appleton to Present 'Mysteries of the Amazon' Sept. 22-Jan. 14
Aug. 7New CF Levy Campus to Host Open House Aug. 11

July 2017

July 17CF Foundation Receives $20k from Duke Energy
July 17Free College Financial Aid Help at CF Citrus
July 12CF Levy Center Moving to CF Levy Campus July 19
July 1CF Levy Campus Honors Timber Harvesting Graduates

June 2017

June 26Interactive Art Exhibition for Children Opens at CF July 15
June 26CF to Offer Microsoft Office, Excel Courses
June 26CF and (F)Actor Theatre Present 'Bus Stop' July 28-30
June 21CF Newton Perry Aquatic Center Frequently Asked Questions
June 14College of Central Florida Newton Perry Aquatic Center
June 13Community Invited to Free Museum Day at the Appleton July 8
June 7100 Years of Toys on Display at CF Citrus
June 7CF and (F)Actor Theatre Present 'Picasso at the Lapin Agile' June 30-July 2

May 2017

May 31Celebrate All Things Brazil this Summer at the Appleton Museum of Art
May 24CF Opens Expanded Hampton Center Dental Clinic to Community
May 17Hospice of Marion County Named CF Community Arts Partner
May 15Brancato Reappointed to CF District Board of Trustees
May 9Free Cancer Awareness Presentation at CF May 15
May 9Register Now for Fall 2017 Music Lessons at CF
May 9College of Central Florida Employees Honored by Peers
May 3Visual Artists' Society Summer Spotlight Exhibition Celebrates 20 Years at CF

April 2017

April 26CF Commencement Ceremonies May 5 at FBC Ocala
April 24CF Celebrates Math Awareness Month with Open House
April 24CF Presents Jazz and Chamber Concerts April 29-30
April 14New CF Levy Campus Offering $50,000 in Scholarships
April 12Brazilian Art Exhibition 'Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints' Opens at Appleton in June
April 12CF to Offer AutoCAD, Six Sigma Courses
April 12CF to Offer OSHA, Warehouse and Forklift Course in May
April 10CF Ranks 17 on National List of Best Community Colleges
April 7Appleton to Open 'Con-Text: The Word-Based Images of Tyrus Clutter' June 10
April 7CF Levy Campus Launches Timber Program
April 6CF Music Groups Present Four Free Concerts in April

March 2017

March 29'Visual Arts Student Exhibition' Opens at CF April 5
March 27Marti Estep Paintings on Display at CF Citrus
March 27CF Aquatic Center to Offer Lifeguarding Classes in April
March 23College and Community Resource Expo at CF Citrus April 12
March 23CF Among '50 Best Colleges for Adult Education' in the Nation
March 22Florida Tourism and Economics Panel Discussions at CF April 11
March 22George Washington Gavel on Display at CF March 24
March 21Families Invited to a Magical Night at the Appleton Museum of Art May 6
March 20CF Offering Information Sessions for Radiography Program
March 20CF to Host Community Sports Day March 25
March 9CF Alumnus, Operatic Tenor Returns for Lecture
March 6CF Musical Theatre Students Present 'Evita' April 7-9, 14-15
March 6Appleton Museum to Offer 14 Summer Art Camps
March 2Career Expo at Paddock Mall March 24
March 1CF Citrus to Offer College Preview Night March 9

February 2017

Feb. 27New College of Central Florida Levy Campus Set to Open in August
Feb. 27CF Nursing Students to Present Research Findings at Ocala, Citrus Campuses March 8
Feb. 24CF Citrus to Host Guest Discussion on the Impact of the 2016 Presidential Election
Feb. 24CF Recognized as a Tree Campus for Eighth Year
Feb. 23CF to Host Guest Discussion on the Impact of the 2016 Presidential Election
Feb. 21CF Foundation Receives Record Gift to Expand College Equine, Ag Programs
Feb. 20Homosassa Game and Fish Club Supports CF Student Scholarships
Feb. 17CF to Offer Noncredit Business Courses in March, April
Feb. 16Taste of Ocala 2017 Restaurants Announced
Feb. 16CF Brain Bowl Team Qualifies for State Championship
Feb. 15CF Offers College Preview Night Feb. 28
Feb. 15Free Breast Cancer Awareness Presentation at CF Feb. 27
Feb. 10CF International Film Series Presents 'My Week With Marilyn'

January 2017

Jan. 31Ashley McDermott Photography on Display at CF Citrus
Jan. 30CF to Host Mr. & Ms. CF Scholarship Program Feb. 17
Jan. 30Ike and Sarah Gaston Endowed Nursing Scholarship Established at CF
Jan. 26Vazquez Memorial Poetry Series Brings Billy Collins to CF Feb. 1
Jan. 24CF International Film Series Presents 'Mustang'
Jan. 23Coffee and Career Talk at CF Jan. 26
Jan. 17CF Opens Health Science Center to Community
Jan. 13CF Invites Veterans to Information Session Feb. 7
Jan. 12Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition Opens at CF Jan. 19