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February 18, 2020

C-GCC Offers Non-credit Course in Ukulele with Foggy Otis

If you’ve ever wanted to play the ukulele but did not know where to start, look no further! Students enrolled in this course will learn how to get the most from their instrument, whether they’re budding beginners or more advanced players. The hands-on instruction provided by Foggy Otis (a.k.a John Raido) will provide all students with useful tips to maximize…

February 18, 2020

C-GCC Offers Non-credit Course in Tai Chi and Qigong

Tai Chi and Qigong I will return to Columbia-Greene Community College on March 4 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. In this class, students will learn a daily 20-minute routine integrating Qigong and Tai Chi to help deal with the stressful demands of a busy life. Qigong (pronounced chee-gung) is an ancient Chinese discipline that […]

February 18, 2020

C-GCC Offers Non-credit Workshop in Intuition

You should always follow your intuition, but what if it isn’t fully developed? In both personal and professional settings, intuition is an important resource to rely on. However, like any skill, it needs to be practiced and mastered in order to achieve its full potential. On Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., […]

February 18, 2020

C-GCC Offers Non-credit Course in Belly Dancing

Belly Dance Spirit is a non-credit course offered by C-GCC to both beginner and experienced dancers. In this class, students will learn traditional dance skills with variations on the torso, arm, and hand movements. Travel steps, spins, and improvisation play a fundamental role in developing a personal flair that can be used to breathe new […]

February 18, 2020

C-GCC Offers Non-credit Course in Ukulele with Foggy Otis

If you’ve ever wanted to play the ukulele but did not know where to start, look no further! Students enrolled in this course will learn how to get the most from their instrument, whether they’re budding beginners or more advanced players. The hands-on instruction provided by Foggy Otis (a.k.a John Raido) will provide all students […]

February 11, 2020

C-GCC Offers Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events Training

Columbia-Greene Community College will host a Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (C.R.A.S.E.) training, open to the public, on Thursday, March 26, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This two-hour session – hosted in C-GCC’s Arts Center Theatre – will be conducted by trained members of the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office and is designed to educate […]

February 11, 2020

Hills Appointed Assistant Professor of Business at C-GCC

Stacey Hills of Cherry Plain, N.Y., has been appointed Assistant Professor of Business at Columbia-Greene Community College. With a diverse background in marketing, education, business, and research, Hills began her career as Marketing Director for ICM International, where she designed and implemented all market research initiatives, as well as three-to-four product campaigns every three months […]

February 07, 2020

Two Greene County Residents Named Students of the Month at C-GCC

Two students have recently been presented with the Columbia-Greene Community College Student of the Month award, sponsored by the A. W. A. R. E. (Are We Always Respecting Each other?) Committee. The Student of the Month award has specific criteria for its nominees, including that students be in good academic standing with a minimum GPA […]

February 03, 2020

C-GCC Offers Non-credit Course in Masterpieces of Art History

How did Jackson Pollack create his masterpiece Autumn Rhythm? Why is George Washington crossing the Delaware in the wrong direction? Why does Venus look like she’ll tip over as she emerges from Botticelli’s clamshell? Masterpieces of Art History is a course designed to explain the fascinating stories behind 75 masterpieces of Western Art throughout 5,000 […]