High School to CFK- Virtual Info Session

Time5:30 PM
LocationVirtual

Congratulations, Class of 2020! Take your next steps at The College of the Florida Keys this fall! Learn more about your opportunities at our “High School to CFK” virtual information session on April 14 at 5:30. Topics will include:

  • Guaranteed transfer to Florida universities with an Associate in Arts degree
  • Academic programs, including bachelor’s degrees in business, marine science, and nursing
  • Value: affordable, quality education that is close to home
  • Paying for college: financial aid, scholarships, payment plans
  • Applying to CFK

R.S.V.P. required to receive GoToMeeting login information. Questions? Contact Marissa Owens, CFK Director of Recruitment, at recruiter@cfk.edu or 305-809-3207.

Student Activities
Community Events

Resume Workshop

Time12:30 PM
LocationKey West Campus

If you need assistance creating or editing a resume, join the Learning Resource Center (LRC) at the Resume Workshop. In today's changing employment climate, it is important to keep your resume up to date. The LRC is here to help! They will be in the Writing Center (#A210) on the Key West campus. Individual assistance will be provided. For more information, please contact the LRC at 305.809.3542.

Student Activities

Movie Night: Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker

Time8:00 PM-10:00 PM
LocationKey West Campus

Join Student Activities for dinner and a movie at the The College of the Florida Keys' Key West campus! This event is for students of CFK. Blankets and food trays will be provided. Please register if you would like dinner.

Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker is the movie for April. When it's discovered that the evil Emperor Palpatine did not die at the hands of Darth Vader, the rebels must race against the clock to find out his whereabouts. Finn and Poe lead the Resistance to put a stop to the First Order's plans to form a new Empire, while Rey anticipates her inevitable confrontation with Kylo Ren.

Student Activities
Community Events

Job Fair

Time12:00 PM-2:00 PM
LocationKey West Campus

Looking for a Job? Part-time? Full-Time? Join us on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 12:00 PM -2:00 PM for the CFK Job Fair. Event is open to students and the community. The job fair will take place outside on CFK's campus under the shade sails. 
Employers expected to attend the job fair include AT&T, Barbary Beach House, Casa Marina, Centennial Bank, CFK, Summer Adventure Camp, First State Bank, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Grace Lutheran School, Guidance Care Center Inc., Hyatt Centric Key West, Key West Police Department, Ocean Key Resort and Spa, Opal Collection (Opal Key West, Sunset Key, Laureate, Capitana), Parrot Key Hotel & Villa's, Pat Croce & Company Half Shell, Raw Bar, Providence Healthcare Services, Senses at Play - Family Affair - Wedding Services, Spottswood Companies, TJ Maxx, Tropical Shells & Gifts and more!
For more information please contact Laura Weeks at 305.809.3164 or laura.weeks@cfk.edu.

Student Activities

Paint Night

Time4:30 PM-6:00 PM
LocationKey West Campus

Join Student Activities for an evening filled with fun, food, and paint. This is a great way to bring students together while maintaining a socially distanced atmosphere. This event will combine the relaxation of a party while engaging you in the creative process. You do not have to be an artist to participate in this activity. We have chosen a simple enough painting so that even non-artists will be able to participate with outstanding results! There are only a limited number of spots available!

Student Activities

Student Club Awards

Time6:00 PM
LocationKey West Campus

The school year is coming to an end and it is time to celebrate the many accomplishments of CFK's student leaders. Student Activities will be hosting the Student Club Awards in lieu of the annual Student Awards Banquet this year. This event will take place in the amphitheater on the Key West campus. Immediately following this event there will be free food and games/activities on the lawn by the M Building.
This event will adhere to all safety protocols set forth by the College.
If you have any questions/concerns please contact Michael Wedincamp at michael.wedincamp@cfk.edu.

Upper Keys Center Virtual Info Event

Time5:30 PM-6:30 PM
LocationVirtual

CFK is excited and proud to open its new Upper Keys Center in Key Largo this August! Attend this event to learn about the academic and workforce training opportunities available as well as how to apply to be among the first students enrolled at the new CFK location. 

R.S.V.P. required to receive GoToMeeting login information. Questions? Contact Marissa Owens, CFK Director of Recruitment, at recruiter@cfk.edu or 305-809-3207.

Student Activities
Community Events

CFK Poetics: Ross Gay

Time6:00 PM-8:00 PM
LocationVirtual

On Thursday April 29,2021 Ross Gay will be reading some of his works and taking questions from the audience. This will largely be a virtual event. However, there is limited seating available in the CFK Library during the live stream of the event.

Ross Gay is the author of four books of poetry: Against Which; Bringing the Shovel Down; Be Holding; and Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude, winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award and the 2016 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. His new poem, Be Holding, was released from the University of Pittsburgh Press in September of 2020. His collection of essays, The Book of Delights, was released by Algonquin Books in 2019.

Funding for this program was provided through a grant from the Florida Humanities Council with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the Florida Humanities Council or the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Student Activities

Graduate Cookout

Time12:30 PM-2:00 PM
LocationKey West Campus

Congrats, CFK graduates! You have made it to the end of this leg of your educational journey. Whether you are continuing with us, transferring elsewhere, or completing your education we invite you to enjoy an afternoon under the shade sails of the Key West campus. Food will be provided to students. There will also be an opportunity to decorate your graduation cap for the ceremony.
This event will adhere to all safety guidelines set forth by the College.