$55,000 Grant Supports Student Emergency Fund at Cayuga Community College

Cayuga Community College now has additional resources to help students ride out unforeseen financial hardships and emergencies. Students can apply for grants to help cover unexpected expenses, which will allow them to return to their academics as quickly as possible, with the goal of keeping more students on track toward graduation. Donations from the Gerstner Family Foundation and the Heckscher Foundation for Children support the Student Emergency Grant program at Cayuga that is part of a SUNY pilot program

Auburn Native TJ Gamba to Lead Baseball Program

Cayuga Community College has announced the hiring of Auburn native TJ Gamba as its head baseball coach. Gamba and the Spartan staff will immediately start recruiting for baseball, which will begin play officially in the Spring of 2019. The College recently announced a partnership with the City of Auburn for the use of Falcon Park that is the current home of the Auburn Doubledays minor league baseball team. Gamba has a wealth of playing and coaching experience that will be very

44th Annual Holiday Craft Fair

Cayuga Community College and the Cayuga County Community College Foundation are proud to announce its 44th Annual Holiday Craft Fair. This year’s event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, December 2, 2017, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 3, 2017. The event, held in the College’s Spartan Hall, Student Lounge, and other locations throughout the College, is free and open to the public. More than 150 craftspeople from throughout the Northeast will

Cayuga Announces Ribbon Cutting for the Occupational Therapy Assistants Lab

Cayuga Community College officials are pleased to announce that the ribbon cutting for the Occupational Therapy Assistants Lab (OTA) on the Fulton campus located at 11 River Glen Drive in Fulton, NY has been scheduled for Wednesday, September 27, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place right outside the OTA Lab for the ribbon cutting, followed by a tour of the facility. A reception in the new OTA Lab will follow. The creation of the Occupational Therapy Assistants Lab

Cross-Country Returns to Cayuga

Cross-Country has returned to Cayuga after a 20-year hiatus, and newly appointed head coach Toni Giannettino is excited and honored to be working with both the men's and women's team this year. We are starting out the season with four men and three women, all incoming freshmen. We will welcome new runners to the team through the beginning part of the season as word spreads around campus that Cross Country is back. The team has been working hard at practice,

Cayuga Announces 2017 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence

Three faculty and staff members from Cayuga Community College were named recipients of the prestigious SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence for 2017. Instituted in 1972 by the State University of New York, the Chancellor's Award recognizes exceptional contributions to their college/university by dedicated professionals. Recipients must show a markedly strong dedication to their work or scholarship. “These individuals represent the qualities that characterize excellence and are fine examples of what the College values in all its faculty and staff,” said Dr.

Cayuga Announces Excelsior Scholarship Information Sessions

In two free public information sessions, Cayuga Community College is giving families an opportunity to learn more about New York State’s first-in-the-nation program that will grant free SUNY tuition to qualified students. The Excelsior Scholarship will be phased in by New York State over the next three years and will be available this fall for households making up to $100,000 annually; up to $110,000 in 2018, and up to $125,000 in 2019 and beyond. “The program is designed to help students

Alumni Association Annual Gettysburg Tour for 2017

The Cayuga Community College Alumni Association is accepting reservations for a motorcoach trip to historic Gettysburg, Pa.  This three-day excursion departs Friday morning September 15 and returns Sunday, September 17, 2017. Travel will originate at Cayuga’s campuses at Fulton and Auburn. This trip requires travelers to be able to cover the substantial distance by foot as well as explore multiple types of terrain. The tour will be guided by John Lamphere and includes his personalized tour booklet, round-trip motorcoach transportation, battlefield tours, two

Harlequin Productions Announces the Production of “Crossroads”

Tobias of ancient Greece is exiled from Athens after assaulting the revered playwright Sophocles because Sophocles always wins and Tobias only receives honorable mention. Tobias swears that he will not return to Athens until he has written a play worthy of winning the competition. Accompanied by his wife and children, they find themselves traveling through time with only their cart of belongings. They never know when they go to sleep at night where and when they will wake up the

Spring 2017 Speaker Series

JEFFREY DELBEL THE FLIGHT OF JIMMY EAGLESON JANUARY 30, 2017 AUBURN / 11:00 AM / M319 Student Activities, alongside the Professional Growth Committee, will be offering a series of speakers next semester. Dr. Deblel will discuss his new novel “The Flight Of Jimmy Eagleson,” the first book of his new series. Jimmy Eagleson is a high-power, high-living lawyer with more money than he can spend, but life isn’t good. His grinding disquiet from empty, stone-cold memories of his father is intensified