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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 […]

Guttman Students Attend 43rd NYSABPRL Conference in Albany

March 3, 2014 | Guttman Community College

 During the weekend of February 14th, six Guttman students, along with over 100 CUNY students, attended the 43rd Annual New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus (NYSABPRL) Conference in Albany, New York. Among the Guttman participants was second-year student Talia Arif and six student leaders from Guttman’s Student Government Association (SGA): […]

Guttman Community College Welcomes Distinguished Staff Members

February 24, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College is pleased to celebrate the appointment of Dr. Larian Angelo, Vice President of Administration and Finance and to welcome distinguished staff members Dr. Kathleen Sullivan Alioto, Consulting Vice President of Development, and Dr. Joan M. Lucariello, Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. Since joining the Senior Staff in March 2012, […]

Guttman Student Takes ‘Virtual Journey’ Through Second Life

February 21, 2014 | Guttman Community College

First-year Guttman student Austin Ochoa has created and engaged in Second Life since October 2013 as part of an undergraduate, independent research project. Facilitating this work is Instructor Chet Jordan, who prompted Austin to write an ethnography (research designed to explore individuals and cultures) by talking to different people in Second Life and has allowed […]

Guttman Students Get Backstage Access to Fashion Week As Volunteers

February 20, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On Tuesday, February 11, thirteen Guttman students traveled to Pier 59 Studios to participate in the Fashion Palette New York Fashion Show during Fashion Week. Dressed in all black, students volunteered as dressers for professional models, backstage traffic control monitors and ushers during the show. Students witnessed and participated in a fast-paced, cutting-edge fashion event […]

SGA Holds First Student Town Hall Meeting

February 11, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On February 7, 2014, Guttman Community College’s Student Government Association (SGA) held its first student Town Hall meeting in the Information Commons. The SGA officers convened the meeting to discuss with the student body two important initiatives for feedback and ideas: 1) Creating a mascot for the college ; 2) Generating ideas about the wording […]