News from Cheryl’s blog

  • Response to Recent Events – Black Lives Matter
    by Cheryl Calhoun on 2020-06-05 at 21:04

    I shared this letter earlier this week with my Santa Fe College family. I wanted to also share with other’s so I am including it below with a few slight modifications. Over that past few days my e-mail inbox has been blowing up with responses to the many events happening around our country that remind

  • Local Business Support During COVID-19
    by Cheryl Calhoun on 2020-03-22 at 16:41

    The original content for this post comes from the Gainesville Sun article “What’s to eat? Alachua County restaurants open for takeout”, delivery by Emily Mavrakis. In addition to providing information about take-out, I’ve added links to enable the purchase of gift cards and notations about whether they have online menu, ordering or delivery. I’ve added

  • Racial Equity Workshops hosted by Santa Fe College
    by Cheryl Calhoun on 2020-03-05 at 15:40

    Santa Fe College is hosting Racial Equity Institute (REI) workshops for its employees and individuals in the community. There are two workshops. Each cover differing topics and can be taken in any order. The workshops present a framework for how to approach racial equity that is focused on institutional and structural racism.

  • Equality Florida Gainesville Gala – March 7th
    by Cheryl Calhoun on 2020-02-29 at 13:00

    I am honored to be recognized by Equality Florida as the Voice for Equality Award Honoree. Please join us for the Gala on March 7th.

  • Unity in Diversity Walk – April 4, 2020
    by Cheryl Calhoun on 2020-02-28 at 16:16

    Unity in Diversity announces their 5K Run, Walk & Roll on April 4, 2020 in Gainesville, Florida. Join UF students as they raise funds to support scholarships for underrepresented students.