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August 29, 2018

SUNY C-GCC is One of the Best Community Colleges in the Country

College Rises to 24th in the Nation, Remains Second in New York State, on National List 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 for the second year in a row. According to a list compiled by WalletHub,a personal finance research, surveying, and review…

December 14, 2018

CoGreene Made the Scene at the Girls World Expo!

In an effort to inspire, educate, and empower girls between the ages of 11 and 18, several members of the Columbia-Greene Community College faculty, student body, and staff participated in the Girls World Expo — a national, touring event that traveled to Albany, N.Y., on Sunday, Dec. 9. C-GCC served as the No Girl Left Behind sponsor, which allowed girls and […]

December 12, 2018

Community Leaders Honored at President’s Breakfast

For their contributions to Columbia and Greene counties and beyond, three members of the community were honored with the 2018 Columbia-Greene Community College President’s Award for Community Leadership recently. C-GCC President James R. Campion recognized Terry McGee Ward of East Durham and Elena Mosley and Gregory Mosely of Clavarack at the annual President’s Community Breakfast held […]

December 04, 2018

Make Your Voice Heard: Join the C-GCC Student Senate

At C-GCC, the Student Government Organization (SGO) is made up of every registered student, both full-time and part-time. The governing body of the SGO is the Student Senate, which is charged with supporting, developing, and assisting in the funding of student clubs, organizations, and intercollegiate athletic teams. The Student Senate is also the official go-between for […]

December 04, 2018

C-GCC Receives $115,000 Grant for Special Programs, Scholarships

As part of the planned dissolution of Special Needs Program, Inc. (SNP), of Ghent, N.Y., Columbia-Greene Community College has received $115,000 in grant funding, which will be applied to programs for differently abled individuals and to scholarships for students committed toworking with differently abled individuals. Michelle Hill, President of the Board of Directors for SNP, […]

November 29, 2018

CoGreene Presents: A Christmas Carol, Sunday, Dec. 9

Join Scrooge, the Cratchits, Tiny Tim, the ghosts of Christmas, and a group of Victorian carolers for an afternoon of song, laughter, and nostalgia inspired by Charles Dickens’ timeless classic. Columbia-Greene Community College will host Theatre on the Road’s acclaimed version of the show on Sunday, Dec. 9 at 2 p.m., in the Arts Center Theatre on campus. In […]

November 29, 2018

Register Now for the Spring Semester

Registration is open now for the spring credit semester at Columbia-Greene Community College, and classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 22. Non-matriculated students may register now and through the first week of classes, either in-person or by telephone: 518.828.4181, extension 5514. Late Registration will be held Wednesday, Jan. 16 (snow date: Jan. 17), from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., […]

November 26, 2018

From Darkness to Light: 80 Years After Kristallnacht

Columbia-Greene Community College will present From Darkness to Light: 80 Years After Kristallnacht with Rabbi Zoe B. Zak on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 5 p.m. The first of a new series of conversations surrounding diversity, cultural understanding, and positive change, the presentation will be held in the Professional Academic Center at C-GCC and will include a lecture, discussion, and […]

November 26, 2018

Excitement Builds for New Construction Technology Program

In response to the growing need for skilled tradespeople – particularly in New York State – Columbia-Greene Community College will launch a Construction Technology certificate program in Fall, 2019. Open now for enrollment, this hands-­on program consists of 30-hours of coursework, and has been formally approved by the State Education Department. It will be housed in a new […]