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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 […]

Guttman Students Participate in 2014 New York State Model Senate Session Project

March 28, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Guttman second-year students Jessamine del Rosario, Tannya Luna, Juan Pulla served in the CUNY New York State Model Senate Project in Albany March 22 and 23. This annual event is organized by the New York State Assembly & Senate Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force and is part of the annual Somos el Futuro (We are the […]

Guttman Students Participate in First-Year Pilot Program with The New York Times

March 26, 2014 | Guttman Community College

During the Fall 1, 2013 semester, first-year Guttman students in House Three began working with the New York Times as part of a campus partnership developed in e spring 2013. The collaboration allowed students to have full access to daily articles in the Times through  a number of different outlets, including online, email, and social […]

Pilot Program Brings Working Artists to the Classroom

March 13, 2014 | Guttman Community College

During the Fall II session, the Artist in Residence pilot program was held as part of the Arts in New York City course. Coordinated by Assistant Professor of English Lori Ungemah, three different artists were hired to lead three sections of this class. The program’s goal was for students to learn directly from artists about […]

Guttman Contingent Visits Albany Legislators

March 12, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On March 4, a group from Guttman Community College, including President Scott Evenbeck, Vice President for Administration and Finance Larian Angelo, Chief of Staff Linda Merians, and continuing students Raul Ramirez and Bianca Castro, made a special visit to Albany to meet with members from the State Assembly and Senate to discuss CUNY’s 2014-2015 State […]

Guttman Students Attend Police Athletic League Fundraiser

March 6, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Continuing students Daniel Malvey and Raul Ramirez served as excellent ambassadors for Guttman Community College at a fundraiser for the New York’s Police Athletic League (PAL) on February 26, 2012. Accompanying Dr. Larian Angelo, Vice President for Administration and Finance, and Dr. Kathleen Sullivan Alioto, Consulting Vice President for Development, they met New York City […]

Guttman Students Participate in Externship with Pfizer Inc.

March 6, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On Tuesday, February 26, Guttman second-year students Richard Davila, Kristine Anne Perez and Adesh Ramcharitar got an insider’s view of the mobile technology field by shadowing Kris Acharya, Director, Mobile Engagement Lead,  and other members of the Mobile team at Pfizer Inc., Mobile Center of Excellence, Business Technology. The Guttman students were the first to […]