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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…

May 17, 2019

C-GCC Graduate Profile:  Lori Kipp and Kiana Kipp are Walking the College Path Side-by-Side

Lori Kipp of Clermont and Kiana Kipp, her daughter, of Red Hook both agree Kiana is the “shy one.” However, she recently met her fear of public speaking head-on, delivering an address at the Columbia-Greene Community College Community First College Experience Completion Ceremony – a transitional special education program for which she volunteered, using modified […]

May 17, 2019

C-GCC Graduate Profile:  Randy Dunham Learns to Roll With It, Rocks the College Experience

An old proverb recently made its way on to Randy Dunham’s radar: a rolling stone gathers no moss. “To me, that means you have to keep moving – you have to set goals, be assertive, and be focused,” he said – and today, Dunham lives that lesson. Graduating with honors from Columbia-Greene Community College on […]

May 17, 2019

C-GCC Digital Design Students Create Ag Day Posters

Students at Columbia-Greene Community College enrolled in its Digital Imagery course, taught by Professor Dan Connor, have lent their talents to the college’s promotional efforts, creating posters for this year’s annual Ag Day celebration, slated for Saturday, June 1. The assignment is one of many in the class that charges students with learning how to […]

May 15, 2019

C-GCC Students Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Columbia-Greene Community College held its annual academic awards ceremony and reception on Friday, May 10 in the Arts Center Theatre on the C-GCC campus. The ceremony recognizes graduates of the college’s Honors Studies Program (HSP); inductees into Alpha Epsilon Xi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK), and the Chi Gamma Chi Chapter of […]

May 15, 2019

Honors Certificate Recipients Lauded

Columbia-Greene Community College held its annual academic awards ceremony and reception on Friday, May 10 in the Arts Center Theatre on the C-GCC campus. The ceremony recognizes graduates of the college’s Honors Studies Program (HSP); inductees into Alpha Epsilon Xi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK), and the Chi Gamma Chi Chapter of […]

May 14, 2019

Bindlestiff Family Cirkus Creates All-new Production in Residency at C-GCC

Bindlestiff Family Cirkus, a variety arts ensemble based in Hudson, has created an all-new production titled  Brooklyn Abridged while in residency at Columbia-Greene Community College – and will offer a free preview of the show on Saturday, May 25 at 2 p.m.  The show combines history, humor and heart with an eclectic cast and crew showcasing circus […]

May 10, 2019

C-GCC Announces Saturday Admissions Hours

The office of Admissions at Columbia-Greene Community College will offer Saturday hours this spring and summer, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., beginning on Saturday, May 11. During these hours, admissions counselors will be available in the Main Building on the C-GCC campus to answer questions, review applications, and assist with the acceptance process. Applicants […]

May 10, 2019

Local High School Students Lauded for Excellence in College-in-the-High-School Program

Columbia-Greene Community College held its third annual Celebration of Excellence, recognizing high- achieving students enrolled in C-GCC’s College-in-the-High School program. This semester, Certificates of Excellence were awarded to 144 local students, all of whom have successfully maintained at least a 3.25 grade-point-average while taking six credits or more in one semester. Students recognized this semester […]