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September 13, 2017

C-GCC Places in the Top Four Percent of Community Colleges

College Ranks Second in New York State and 27th out of 728 in the Nation Columbia-Greene Community College, a campus of the State University of New York, has been named one of the best community colleges in the country by WalletHub®: a personal finance research, surveying, and review body. C-GCC ranked 27th out of 728 community colleges in the U.S.,…

August 20, 2018

Go for Launch: Subaru University Officially Unveiled at C-GCC

Columbia-Greene Community College celebrated Subaru University, a new option for Automotive Technology students launching this fall, with a community event last week that drew local legislators, business owners, and Subaru fans from all corners of Columbia and Greene Counties. Subaru University – or Subaru-U – entered into a formal agreement with C-GCC earlier this summer […]

August 15, 2018

PGA TOUR Sponsors “SUNY’s Got Your Back” Program at DICK’S Sporting Goods Open

Second annual event to help prepare 5,000 comfort bags to support victims of sexual and interpersonal violence The State University of New York and the PGA TOUR Champions will sponsor a special “SUNY’s Got Your Back” Program at the DICK’S Sporting Goods Open Thursday, August 16. All visitors are invited to help assemble 5,000 comfort […]

August 06, 2018

Twins Women’s Basketball Signs Four

The Twins women’s basketball team gathered to welcome four recruits to the team.  All four recruits were recognized as they signed their letter of intent to play basketball for the Twins. A letter of intent is a document that is signed with an NJCAA member college that formally signifies a student-athlete’s commitment to participating in […]

July 31, 2018

Toyota T-TEN Graduates Honored

Three 2018 graduates of the Toyota Technician Training and Education Network (T-TEN), a Professional Automotive Training Program at Columbia-Greene Community College, were honored this month by members of the Toyota Motor Sales team and representatives from regional dealerships. Pictured are: graduate David J. Phillips of Gloversville; Matthew Bocchino, Service Manager with Newburgh Toyota; graduate Triston G. Farnill of Wallkill; John Middleton, […]

July 23, 2018

Thank you, Bank of Greene County!

The Columbia-Greene Community Foundation’s 11th annual Hole-in-One for Education Golf Tournament, held on June 1 at the Columbia Golf and Country Club in Claverack, raised funds for scholarships and college programming. The Bank of Greene County served as the lead sponsor for the event; pictured here from the Bank of Greene County are: Steve Nelson, […]

July 19, 2018

C-GCC to Host Launch Event for New Subaru University Program

To herald the arrival of Subaru University as a new option for Automotive Technology students, Columbia-Greene Community College will host a Subaru-U Barbeque on Thursday, Aug. 16 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. At the event, representatives from Subaru University – a technician training option for enrolled Automotive Technology degree students – will “hand over […]

July 12, 2018

C-GCC Women’s Basketball Team Inducted into Hall of Fame

The Columbia-Greene Community College women’s basketball team has been placed in the C-GCC Athletic Hall of Fame, and were surprised with the honor by C-GCC President James R. Campion at an on-campus celebration on Thursday, March 22. The induction recognizes the team’s achievements during the 2017-18 season, which included earning the Mountain Valley Conference and National Junior College Athletic Association […]

July 11, 2018

Twins Basketball Inks Seven Players for ’18 – ’19 Season

The Twins men’s basketball team had seven players sign their Letters of Intent to play at Columbia-Greene Community College Tuesday, July 10. A letter of intent is a document that is signed with an NJCAA member college that formally signifies a student-athlete’s commitment to participating in intercollegiate athletics. Once signed, the recruiting process becomes finalized, […]