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September 16, 2021

C-GCC Employees Earn SUNY Chancellor's Awards

Three C-GCC staffers have been awarded 2021 Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence by the State University of New York (SUNY). Kimberly Rhinehart-Rizzi of Catskill, senior associate for Human Resources and Business, received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service, awarded for continuous, outstanding achievement, skill, and commitment to excellence. Kelly Ann Radzik of New Paltz, director of Career Success and…

August 23, 2022

C- GCC Migrates to D2L Brightspace DLE

Brightspace Our Move to a New Digital Learning Environment SUNY has chosen the D2L Brightspace platform as the new Digital Learning Environment (DLE) to Replace Blackboard for all SUNY campuses. This decision is the result of a multi-year, industry-wide search that will replace the Blackboard Learning Management System (LMS) that was used by many SUNY […]

January 31, 2022

Mental Health Matters

Columbia-Greene Community College is committed to the health and well-being of its campus community members. With the rise in mental health struggles individuals are experiencing, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the College has partnered with Talkspace to provide students and employees convenient, personal, and professional online messaging therapy. With Talkspace, users can regularly send […]

November 01, 2021

Spring Registration Open Now at C-GCC

Registration is open now at Columbia-Greene Community College for the Spring 2022 semester. Classes begin on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Spring courses will include a full slate of online, remote, and in-person courses for both full- and part-time students. The College encourages prospective students to register for classes at the earliest possible date, both to […]

October 06, 2021

C-GCC Honors Four Construction Technology Graduates

Four graduates of Columbia-Greene Community College’s Construction Technology – Historic Preservation certificate program have been lauded by C-GCC, as well as leaders in the area business community, for completion with distinction and fulfillment of all requirements. Samantha Weber of Catskill, David Krein of Germantown, Austin VanWagner of Germantown, and Elisha Clause of Catskill each completed […]

September 30, 2021

President’s and Dean’s Lists Announced for the Spring and Summer 2021 Semesters

Columbia-Greene Community College has announced the President’s and Dean’s lists, respectively, for the Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 semesters. The distinction of Dean’s List is awarded for a grade point average of 3.25 or higher, and students with a minimum grade point average of 3.75 are named to the President’s List. A matriculated student, full- […]

September 23, 2021

Director of Accessibility Services Joins National Panel on Disability

In the world of Accessibility, C-GCC’s own Catherine Carlson, director of Accessibility Services, is a guiding star. Carlson, also past president of the New York State Disability Services Council, served as a speaker this month for the Lifting the Hood on Disability Services—Time for a Tune Up! Higher Ed Equity Session, lead by GlobalMindED — […]

September 22, 2021

C-GCC Recognizes Three for Exemplary Service

In recognition of the outstanding work and achievements made during the 2020 – 2021 school year, three members of Columbia-Greene Community College’s faculty, administration, and staff were honored this month at a college-wide meeting held prior to the start of the Fall semester. These annual awards are given to employees who have exhibited exemplary contributions […]

September 21, 2021

McCann Recognized by International Honor Society

Ryan McCann, associate professor of Mathematics at Columbia-Greene Community College, was recently recognized for his continued service and dedication as an advisor to the international honor society Phi Theta Kappa (PTK). PTK was founded with the intention of helping high-achieving college students reach their full potential and meet their academic and career goals. PTK members […]