News & Events

November 8, 2017

C-GCC to hold Veterans Day Community Observance Monday, Nov. 13

In honor of all who served, Columbia-Greene Community College will hold a Veterans Day observance and celebration on Monday, Nov. 13, welcoming all veterans and veteran organizations to its Hudson campus for activities being held throughout the day. A formal ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. to honor all veterans, followed by a complimentary […]

November 2, 2017

Agribusiness Course Launches at C-GCC

The business of, and the science behind, a successfully run agriculture-based business has been added to the academic offerings at Columbia-Greene Community College. Vice President and Dean of Academic Affairs Phyllis Carito has announced the addition of Fundamentals of Agribusiness, a credit-earning course designed to offer an introduction to the industry with a focus on […]

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October 31, 2017

C-G Community Foundation’s Fall Auction Slated for Saturday, Nov. 4

The Columbia-Greene Community Foundation will hold its Annual Fall Scholarship Auction on Saturday, Nov. 4, from 4:30 to 7 p.m., at Columbia-Greene Community College. More than 100 items will be auctioned to raise funds for scholarships and college programming at C-GCC. The evening will begin with a silent auction at 4:30 p.m., followed by a live […]

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‘Meet the Professionals’ at CoGreene, Thursday, Nov. 2

Students are invited to meet and greet with six different professionals with creative, digital, financial, and management backgrounds, in both profit- and non-profit sectors, on Thursday, Nov. 2 from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. There will be great opportunities to learn more and ask questions – and free snacks will be provided. Students, call 518.828.4181 x3343 to […]

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October 26, 2017

Excelsior Scholarship, Spring 2018

The Excelsior Scholarship application for the spring 2018 semester is scheduled to open Monday, October 30 at 9:00 a.m. The application will be available at The spring 2018 application is open to students first entering college in the spring 2018 term, students who caught up on credits during the fall 2017 term to meet the […]

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C-GCC’s College-in-the-High School Program Honors Local Students

In the first celebration of its kind, nearly 70 local high school students were honored this month for outstanding academic performance while taking college-level courses, through Columbia-Greene Community College’s College-in-the-High School program. Under the direction of Dawn- Marie Blasl, assistant professor of Transitional Studies, division chairperson, and director of College-in-the High School Program, 68 students were […]

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Finance Students and Employers Discuss the Local Career Landscape at CoGreene

Columbia-Greene Community College held a Great Jobs in Finance Luncheon this week welcoming C-GCC students nominated by their professors as well as representatives from several local employers. Kelly Ann Radzik, director of Applied Learning and Job Development at C-GCC, explained that the event was created to offer networking opportunities and information regarding local career opportunities […]

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October 24, 2017

‘Pie the Professor’ Aims to Raise Funds

Columbia-Greene Community College faculty, staff, and administration lined up for a little healthy humiliation this month. Ten professors or administrators were in the running to be ‘pied’ by their students, in order to raise funds to assist Ah Tua Teo of Hudson, a former C-GCC adjunct faculty member who was paralyzed recently in a motor […]

Professor in red poncho readies to take a pie to the face