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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 […]

Guttman Recognizes Recent Faculty Achievements

February 6, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College is proud to recognize the important recent accomplishments of faculty members: Parviz Kermani, Professor of Information Technology, will be the co-guest editor with Professor John Silvester, the University of Southern California, for the June 2014 issue of Computer Networks journal. Computer Networks is one of the most prestigious publications in the networking […]

Guttman Hosts Community Engagement Institute for Two-Year Colleges

February 3, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On January 27, Guttman Community College hosted in partnership with New York Campus Compact Community Engagement Institute for Two-Year Colleges, a one-day community engagement institute for two year colleges. Over 60 attendees from community colleges and non-profit organizations learned practical approaches to promoting and measuring the effectiveness of service-learning for students. Civic engagement scholar Dr. […]

Guttman Professor Publishes Book on Public School Alternative to Traditional Education Models

January 28, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Alia Tyner-Mullings, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Guttman has authored Enter the Alternative School, an in-depth examination of public school alternatives to traditional educational models. This book, which will be released on February 1, analyzes how urban education can respond to a system growing increasingly standardized and privatized. As an example, Central Park East Secondary […]

Information Technology Student Selected for Paid Internship at the Department of Education

January 28, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Mr. Argelis Jerez, a Guttman second-year student, has been hired as a paid intern at the Department of Education through the CUNY IT Internship Program. Argelis, who is studying Information Technology at Guttman, will begin his internship in the Spring I semester. During the fall of 2013, Ms. Kim Wang, Senior Project Director of CUNY […]

Guttman Holds First All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting

January 23, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On January 15, Guttman Community College held its first All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting. The college-wide event kicked off in the Information Commons with a State-of-the-College address by President Scott E. Evenbeck. He praised the faculty and administration’s continued efforts to focus on student learning and success and the importance of building on students’ strengths as they […]

Guttman Celebrates Opening of New Science Labs

January 21, 2014 | Guttman Community College

On January 16, 2013, Guttman students, faculty and staff attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of the College’s two new science labs focused on the physical and life sciences. The new labs were designed to meet the needs of students and to best fit the courses offered in the College’s core curriculum. , […]

Guttman Closed January 3, 2014, Due to Severe Weather Conditions

January 3, 2014 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College is closed today-January 3, 2014- due to severe weather conditions. All classes have been cancelled and the college building at 50 West 40th Street is closed.
The City University of New York (CUNY) is also closed today.

Guttman Student Selected to Participate in the Edward T. Rogowsky Internship Program

December 23, 2013 | Guttman Community College

Ms. Talia Arif, a Guttman second-year student, has been selected to participate in the Caucus CUNY Scholars Program, a local internship program for students who are interested in the service of the New York State Legislature. Talia will take part in th…

Students Study Sustainability Issues for City Seminar Final Project

December 17, 2013 | Guttman Community College

House I students gave their presentations on December 4.
During the end of the Fall I semester, first-year students in the City Seminar I course gave presentations as part of their final projects based on the theme of maintaining a sustainable New York…