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News & Events

February 1, 2021

SUNY Launches a Comprehensive Plan to Expand Access to Mental Health Services to Every Student

In response to a nationwide uptick in mental health and wellness needs among college students due to the impact of COVID-19, State University of New York Chancellor Jim Malatras has announced a comprehensive plan to expand access to mental health services to every student at SUNY’s 64 campuses. The announcement was made from SUNY Downstate […]

January 15, 2021

Proposal made to Provide New York Nurses Priority Access to SUNY Programs

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced legislation to provide New York nurses priority access to SUNY and CUNY programs as part of the 2021 State of the State. Under this proposal, licensed nurses and nursing candidates will receive priority admission to all SUNY and CUNY programs across the State beginning in the fall of 2021 […]

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Registration Open Now for Spring Semester

Registration is open for the Spring 2021 semester at Columbia-Greene Community College, with a full slate of online, remote, and in-person courses planned for both credit and non-credit students. All credit programs at C-GCC – 11 in total – are open, including Allied Health and Nursing, Arts and Humanities, Automotive Technology, Business, Computer Science, Construction […]

December 4, 2020

Greene and Columbia County High School Students Complete 2020 Junior Career Institute

Interactive sessions offer practical soft skills training, career awareness and leadership development The Greene County Economic Development Corporation (GCEDC) and Columbia Economic Development Corporation (CEDC), in partnership with Columbia-Greene Community College (C-GCC) and the Greene and Columbia County Chambers of Commerce have awarded a total of 12 certificates for the 2020 Junior Career Institute. Due […]

December 1, 2020

Giving Tuesday 2020

Today, Columbia-Greene Community College comes together in giving and unity to provide assistance for students still suffering from the impact of COVID-19. Proudly supporting the mission and vision of Columbia-Greene Community College, the Columbia-Greene Community College Foundation raises funds to support students, academic programs, and teaching excellence. Now, the Foundation’s mission centers on the students […]

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November 30, 2020

Chancellor Malatras Launches SUNY Veteran and Military Action Council

Chancellor Malatras Launches SUNY Veteran and Military Action Council to Help Expand Access and Lower Cost to a College Education for All Military-Connected Students State University of New York Chancellor Jim Malatras has announced the formation of the SUNY Veteran and Military Action Council (VMAC).  Co-chaired by University at Albany President Havidán Rodríguez and Finger […]

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November 18, 2020

C-GCC Foundation Benefits from $2,500 #MetzWoodCares Donation

As part of its ongoing community outreach initiative #MetzWoodCares, MetzWood Insurance of Chatham, N.Y., recently presented the Columbia-Greene Community College Foundation with a $2,500 contribution to support collegiate programming and student assistance funds. The weekly program charges MetzWood Insurance employees to with choosing a non-profit organization in the community that is important to them to […]

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November 17, 2020

Fun Fall Adventures from the Health Matters Committee

While we are still enjoying some great fall weather, why not check out the scenery in our  counties and those that neighbor us: DUTCHESS Outdoor recreation in Dutchess County includes biking, hiking, horseback riding, kayaking, archery, skeet shooting and more. ALBANY Hike the trails at the Albany Pine Bush, kayak at Thompson Lake State Park, […]