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News & Events

September 23, 2020

C-GCC Rocks the Vote Virtually Thursday, Sept. 24

C-GCC is poised to Rock the Vote with a virtual voter access event and a social-media campaign to share both local and national voting information tomorrow, Thursday, Sept. 24. From 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., C-GCC will hold a live, non-partisan virtual presentation for select students in conjunction with the Columbia County Board of Elections, […]

September 21, 2020

C-GCC’s Holsapple and Wase Honored with SUNY Chancellor’s Awards

One faculty and one staff-member at Columbia-Greene Community College have been awarded Chancellor’s Awards by the State University of New York (SUNY) for the year 2020. Professor of Biological Sciences Dawn Holsapple of Hudson, and Robbin Wase of Catskill, administrative assistant for the Division of Nursing, received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching and […]

September 20, 2020

C-GCC Pop-up Event Series Goes Virtual

CoGreene’s Pop-up Event Series, typically held on-campus during student-activity period, has proven to be one of the most popular perks of student life at C-GCC since it was introduced in 2016. Aimed at providing a series of low-stress, recreational events, CoGreene Pop-ups are traditionally offered at no cost, allowing students a chance to unwind and […]

September 15, 2020

Columbia-Greene Workforce Youth Participate in Shared Streets

A group of youth from Columbia-Greene Workforce Development’s Summer Youth Employment Program took to the streets of Hudson to participate in the new Shared Streets initiative this summer. Created in the wake of COVID-19 guidelines – turning the streets into a community space for pedestrians, bicyclists, and businesses – the project entailed putting distance barriers […]

September 10, 2020

Public Notice of Upcoming Accreditation Review Visit by the ACEN

Columbia-Greene Community College will host a virtual site review for continuing accreditation for its associate degree nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). All are invited to meet the visit team virtually and share comments at a meeting scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020 from 2:20 p.m.- 2:50 p.m. online at […]

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September 8, 2020

Black Rocket Offers Four for Fall

C-GCC and Black Rocket Productions, LLC have extended their partnership offering online STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) classes for kids into the Fall for the first time this semester. Four, one-month courses will be offered, running from Friday, Sept. 25 through Saturday, Dec. 12 for children and teens ages eight to 14. Coding […]

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Learn Lifelong Skills Online with ed2go

C-GCC and internationally recognized online education provider ed2go have partnered to offer online professional and personal development courses this fall. Developing new professional and personal skills is a goal many people hope to attain but find difficult to reach due to today’s time constraints and obligations. Through a partnership forged just this summer with leading […]

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Seven Months in the Making: C-GCC’s COVID Campus Overhaul

In February, Alison Murphy, director of Buildings and Grounds at Columbia-Greene Community College, received her first few COVID-19-related guidelines from the State University of New York. In response, hand-sanitizer stations were installed in C-GCC’s corridors, construction-grade N95 masks were purchased for use by maintenance personnel, a disinfecting misting machine was purchased, and ‘stop the spread’ […]