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April 26, 2019

2019 Inductees into the C-GCC Athletic Hall of Fame Announced

Columbia-Greene Community College held an Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony today, Friday, April 26, honoring two former C-GCC teams, one athlete-alumnus, and a community member for their contributions to the college and its athletics program. The 2019 C-GCC Hall of Fame inductees are: 1978-1979 Women’s Basketball Team, Lois Brandt Gail Lee Dawn DeFino Christina Urda Susan Sweet Laurie Austin…

July 15, 2019

C-GCC’s 2019 Toyota T-TEN Graduates Collectively Earn 19 ASE Certifications

Four 2019 graduates of the Toyota Technician Training and Education Network (T-TEN), a professional Automotive Training program at Columbia-Greene Community College, were honored on Thursday, July 11 for completing the program and earning multiple ASE certifications from the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence. Each graduate is now qualified as a Certified Toyota Technician at […]

July 08, 2019

Sunny and Hot Weather Prompts SUNY Health Medical Experts to Warn New Yorkers About Skin Cancer

SUNY Health medical experts in The State University of New York today urged New Yorkers to be cautious during excessive exposure to the sun and take measures to prevent skin cancer. Preventing skin cancer requires being on the lookout for changes in the skin. Skin cancer occurs in stages, and early detection can help prevent […]

June 27, 2019

Rebecca Preusser Appointed Assistant Director of Workforce Development at C-GCC

Rebecca Preusser of Stuyvesant, N.Y., has been appointed Assistant Director of Workforce Development at Columbia-Greene Community College. Preusser holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Community and Human Services from Empire State College, and is no stranger to C-GCC, most recently serving as a clerk and typist in the Academic Support Center. She worked as an […]

June 26, 2019

Nancy Sturm Appointed Director of Accounting at C-GCC

Nancy Sturm of Hopewell Junction, N.Y., has joined the staff at Columbia-Greene Community College as Director of Accounting. Sturm brings a wealth of accounting experience to her new position, including a concentration in accounting for non-profit organizations. In her new role, she is charged with assisting in the preparation of the annual budget, preparation of […]

June 18, 2019

Est. 2019: The President Emeritus James R. Campion Community Learning Commons

The President Emeritus James R. Campion Community Learning Commons (or Campion CLC) was dedicated on June 17, 2019 in honor of President James Campion’s enduring contributions to Columbia-Greene Community College and to its students, faculty, and staff. The C-GCC Board of Trustees granted Campion, the College’s fifth and longest-held president, emeritus status on the same […]

June 18, 2019

C-GCC Students Honored with Riders Mills Scholarships

Several students at Columbia-Greene Community College were honored with Riders Mills scholarships earlier this month, including the recipients of the F. Fowler Root Scholarship, sponsored by the Riders Mills Historical Association, and the recipient of the Riders Mills Historical Association Scholarship, sponsored by the Tennessee Gas & Pipeline Scholarship Fund (Heylan Tsumagari of Hillsdale). Pictured […]

June 18, 2019

Dyer Named Athletic Director at Columbia-Greene Community College

Nicolas Dyer of Cairo, N.Y., has been named Athletic Director for Columbia-Greene Community College. Dyer has worked within the C-GCC Athletic Department since 2010, initially as its Assistant Baseball Coach. He assumed the Head Baseball Coach position in 2013, remaining at the helm of the team until 2018, while simultaneously serving as the college’s Assistant […]

June 11, 2019

Correia Transfers to C-GCC to Play Twins Ball

C-GCC welcomes Rob Correia, an incoming transfer student from Waterbury, Conn., to the 2020 Twins Baseball team. Correia committed to play for C-GCC at a ceremony in Waterbury in May, 2019.