Tag Archives: Santa Fe College

New NASA space probe to research Jupiter

NASA’s Juno spacecraft is heading for Jupiter Friday, and it can’t get much greener than this: a solar-powered, windmill-shaped spacecraft. Juno will be launched Friday morning aboard an unmanned Atlas V rocket. The end of the shuttle program is giving extra oomph to the $1.1-billion voyage, which is set to …

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Optimism despite the debt ceiling crisis

Americans should expect an increase in interest rates regardless of a possible default in the U.S. economy. WUFT-FM’s Luis Giraldo spoke with Santa Fe College Economist David O’Gorman who says he thinks there is a very slim chance of a default and expects an 11th hour settlement to the debt …

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Program empowers women to defend themselves

We often hear of tragic cases in which women are attacked while walking alone at night. With the proper knowledge in self defense, in many cases these situations can be avoided. The Santa Fe College Police Department along with the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is offering a self-defense class for …

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Santa Fe College students head to Ghana

Santa Fe College students will head to Ghana today on a study abroad trip – but this one isn’t like others – with these students bringing schools supplies over due to another studen’t helpful efforts here in Gainesville to another student constructing an instrument to help better preserve food. As …

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