Guttman Community College

Showcase Highlights Student Work from City Seminar: Studio

June 10, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On June 4 the College held its second Studio Showcase to feature the work from first-year students and to celebrate student academic achievement. Part of the City Seminar course, Studio is a creative learning environment designed for students to practice, reflect and develop the skills essential to engaging in the craft of successful academic study. […]

Deloitte Volunteers Lead Professional Development Day for Students

June 9, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On June 6, 20 professionals from Deloitte, one of the world’s leading professional firms providing audit, tax, enterprise risk and financial advisory services, were on campus to lead a day of professional development for students as part of the organization’s annual IMPACT Day. After Deloitte’s visiting staff introduced themselves and provided a brief overview of […]

‘Express Yourself’ Fashion Brings Style to Guttman

June 4, 2014 | Guttman Community College

The catwalk came to Guttman Community College’s Atrium on May 30 as students from the Image Consulting Club (ICC) put on the “Express Yourself” Fashion Show. Led by club President Binqing Lin, a continuing student majoring in business administration, the ICC is comprised of approximately 15 members. Assistant Professor Ariana Gonzalez-Stokas is the faculty advisor […]

Five Guttman Students Selected as 2014 New York Needs You Fellows

June 3, 2014 | Guttman Community College

First-year Guttman students Ashley Allen, Rosalie Chan, Alba Luz Gonzalez, Kevin Torres, and Brian Zhinin were accepted for the highly-selective New York Needs You (NYNY) 2014 Fellowship Program. Saudia Shariff has been waitlisted for the program. The Fellows Program is an intensive mentoring and training program for first-generation college students to help them select, secure, […]

New SGA Executive Officers and Senators Elected

June 2, 2014 | Guttman Community College

The 2013-2014 Guttman Community College Student Government Association (SGA) election results are complete. Voting opened to all students on May 8 at 9 a.m. in the Atrium and concluded at 6:30 p.m. in the Information Commons. This year, there was a total of 154 student votes cast for the SGA executive body and student senators. […]

The Chronicle of Higher Education features Guttman in its Diversity in Academe 2014

May 27, 2014 | Guttman Community College

The Chronicle of Higher Education showcases Guttman’s supportive first-year educational model as part of its Diversity in Academe 2014 feature. Read more… Printer Friendly Version

Guttman Students Discuss Immigration with City Councilman Daniel Garodnick during Citizenship NOW! Call-In

May 21, 2014 | Guttman Community College

From April 28-May 2 Guttman Community College hosted the 12th annual Citizenship NOW! hotline, co-sponsored by the New York Daily News and the City University of New York (CUNY) to provide free and confidential citizenship and immigration information to thousands of callers. Many prominent New York State and city officials visited the college during the […]

Guttman Student Interviews Senator Liz Krueger during Citizenship NOW! Call-In

May 20, 2014 | Guttman Community College

From April 28-May 2 Guttman Community College hosted the 12th annual Citizenship NOW! hotline, co-sponsored by the New York Daily News and the City University of New York (CUNY) to provide free and confidential citizenship and immigration information to thousands of callers. Many prominent New York State and city officials visited the college during the […]

Speed Networking Night at Guttman Provides Students with Opportunity to Learn About Different Fields

May 16, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On May 13, President Scott E. Evenbeck welcomed a group of 22 invited professionals representing industries in finance,digital marketing, banking, human resources, non-profits, interior design, technology, public relations, child welfare, media, health and wellness, environmental services, publishing, and government to participate in Speed Networking Night at Guttman. This event was hosted by the Office of […]

Manhattan Community Board No. 4’s Newest—and Youngest– Member

May 13, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On May 7, first-year student Austin Ochoa attended his first meeting of Manhattan’s Community Board No. 4 (representing the Chelsea and Clinton/Hell’s Kitchen’s neighborhoods) as one of its new members. He also happens to be the youngest person to serve on the community board in many years. His appointment began in early April and will […]

International Higher Education Leaders Visit Guttman

May 7, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On April 30, a group of 20 distinguished higher education leaders from countries around the world, including Armenia, Ethiopia and Nicaragua, visited Guttman Community College as part of the International Visitor Leadership Program under the auspices of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The purpose of this program is to […]

Spring Community Days Focuses on Immigration

May 2, 2014 | Guttman Community College

The spring 2014 Community Days focused on the topic of immigration. Linked to the City Seminar course, Community Days are becoming a Guttman tradition. Students learn from the rich community of New York City and apply what they have learned in the classroom and from service opportunities as a way to give back to New […]

Guttman Hosts Citizenship Now! Call-In Event for Third Year

April 30, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College is proudly hosting Citizenship NOW! for the third year. The 12th annual Citizenship NOW! hotline is co-sponsored by the New York Daily News and the City University of New York (CUNY) to provide free and confidential citizenship and immigration information to thousands of callers. It is the largest program of its kind […]

Students Distribute Free Books as Part of World Book Night

April 29, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On April 23, 2014, a group of Guttman Community College students from House 4 participated in World Book Night U.S., an ambitious campaign across America to give free, specially-printed books to light or non-readers and for those lacking easy access to books. This was the second year Guttman participated in the World Book Night; Assistant […]

A Night of Good Music, Good Food and Good Feeling

April 17, 2014 | Guttman Community College

April 16, 2014: A warm and energetic atmosphere was cast over a chilly April spring evening at last night’s Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU) meeting hosted at Stella and Charles Guttman Community College. Approximately 400 people showed up to celebrate a union contract that gives laborers who work at carwashes in the Bronx, […]

In-House Counsel Joins Guttman

April 17, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Lynette M. Phillips, an attorney who has specialized in higher education law for more than 15 years, joins CUNY as Legal Counsel for Guttman Community College, the Graduate Center, the Graduate School of Journalism, Macaulay Honors College and the School for Professional Services. As a member of President Evenbeck’s leadership team, she will be working […]

Newest West Side Community Board Member

April 10, 2014 | Guttman Community College

DNAinfo features 19-year-old Guttman first-year student Austin Ochoa, who was recently appointed to Community Board 4 by Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer’s office. He will be among the youngest members in the Board’s history. Read more…

Newest West Side Community Board Member

April 10, 2014 | Guttman Community College

DNAinfo features 19-year-old Guttman first-year student Austin Ochoa, who was recently appointed to Community Board 4 by Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer’s office. He will be among the youngest members in the Board’s history. Read more…

Guttman Hosts Cultural Exchange Day

April 3, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On Friday, March 21, a group of 16 young people from a social work agency in Berlin, Germany, called Gangway e.v. visited New York as part of a hip-hop exchange called the “Bronx Berlin Connection.” The group spent the afternoon at Guttman to take part in “Cultural Exchange Day.” A committee of 30 Guttman students […]

Guttman Student Gibsy Lino is Frank Newman Civic Fellow

March 31, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Second-year Guttman Community College student Gibsy Lino received the 2014 Campus Compact Frank Newman Civic Fellows Award. The Newman Civic Fellows Award is named for Dr. Frank Newman, one of the founders of Campus Compact, who dedicated his life to creating opportunities for student civic learning and engagement. Campus Compact is a national coalition of […]