Guttman Community College

Faculty Members Publish New Research

November 13, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College congratulates Professors Blake, Buttet, and Naish for the recent publication of their articles in leading research journals: Nicola Blake, Assistant Professor and Liberal Arts and Sciences Coordinator Interdisciplinary Teams Are the Heart of Guttman’s First-Year Experience Program eSource, Volume 13, No. 1, October 2015 National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience® and […]

Guttman Peer Mentors Present at National Symposium

October 27, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Two Guttman Community College staff members and four Peer Mentors attended the National  Mentoring Symposium at the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) October 9-11 where they led a workshop and peer mentor panel discussion. The conference was geared toward undergraduate and graduate students from around the country who serve as peer educators in various capacities as […]

College Featured in University Business Article

September 25, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College was one of the featured community colleges in the University Business (October 2015) article: Paving the Path to College Completion: How community colleges can reorganize programs to focus on the end goal of getting to graduation and a successful career.

Economics Students Participate in Federal Reserve Bank Macro Boot Camp

September 24, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Professor Sebastien Buttet and nine students from his Principles of Macroeconomics 201 course participated in the College Fed Challenge sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on September 18. This “Macro Boot Camp” is the first part of the Fed Challenge, an outreach program run by the Federal Reserve Bank where college students […]

Professor Discusses Fair Pay Act on National Radio

September 22, 2015 | Guttman Community College

On September 21 Associate Professor of Sociology Mary Gatta was interviewed on KCBS radio, San Francisco, about the major provision of the Fair Pay Act prohibiting wage discrimination based on sex, race, or national origin among employees for work in “equivalent jobs.” These are jobs deemed equivalent in skill, effort, responsibility, and working conditions, even […]

College Partners with City of New York to Provide MetroCards to Students

September 14, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College is partnering with the City of New York to provide Guttman students with 30-day unlimited Metro Cards during the 2015-2016 academic year. All students will sign a student success agreement and adhere to certain guidelines to maintain eligibility to receive a 30-day MetroCard. Providing eligible students with unlimited MetroCards during the 2015-2016 […]

College Welcomes New Full-Time Faculty Members

September 14, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College welcomes the following new full-time faculty in Fall 2015: Jane Hindman, Professor of English, holds Ph.D. in Rhetoric, Composition, and the Teaching of English from the University of Arizona where she also received Masters degrees in ESL and in Literature. She taught previously at San Diego State University. Her scholarly work, which […]

College Welcomes New Full-Time Faculty Members

September 14, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College welcomes the following new full-time faculty in Fall 2015: Jane Hindman, Professor of English, holds Ph.D. in Rhetoric, Composition, and the Teaching of English from the University of Arizona where she also received Masters degrees in ESL and in Literature. She taught previously at San Diego State University. Her scholarly work, which […]

College Awarded 3-Year EDUCAUSE iPASS Grant

September 11, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College has recently been awarded a $214,172 EDUCAUSE iPASS (Integrated Planning & Advising for Student Success) grant in higher education. A total of 24 institutions from across the country were awarded grants. Created with funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, the […]

College Partners with City of New York to Provide MetroCards to Students

September 10, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman Community College is partnering with the City of New York to provide Guttman students with 30-day unlimited Metro Cards during the 2015-2016 academic year. All students will sign a student success agreement and adhere to certain guidelines to maintain eligibility to receive a 30-day MetroCard. Providing eligible students with unlimited MetroCards during the 2015-2016 […]

Guttman Graduate Featured in Article on the Future of Work

September 9, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman 2015 graduate Richard Sance is featured in the Pacific Standard article The Future of Work: To Help Workers, Fix Our Community Colleges.  

Guttman Begins Academic Year with Fall 2015 Convocation

September 9, 2015 | Guttman Community College

On September 4, Guttman Community College welcomed its fourth incoming class of 450 students during an afternoon Convocation. September 4 was also a day of celebration as the 10-day Summer Bridge Program, a required introductory session for incoming students, concluded. Convocation began with an introduction and welcome from President Scott E. Evenbeck, who congratulated the 2015 […]

Guttman Graduate Featured in Article on Future of Work

September 9, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman 2015 graduate Richard Sance is featured in the Pacific Standard article The Future of Work: To Help Workers, Fix Our Community Colleges.

 

College Welcomes Incoming Class of 2015 to Summer Bridge Program

August 26, 2015 | Guttman Community College

On August 24, 2015, approximately 450 new students came to Guttman Community College for their first day of Summer Bridge. This required 10-day program, ending on September 4, ensures all incoming students are prepared for their coursework in the fall. During Summer Bridge, students learn what is expected of them academically and explore their strengths […]

College Welcomes New Dean and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

August 25, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Dr. Patricia L. Price joins the College as Dean of Academic Affairs in the Office of Academic Affairs in September 2015. Prior to coming to the College, Dr. Price had served for 19 years as a Professor of Geography at Florida International University in Miami. She has obtained significant federal funding for her research from […]

Faculty Member Presents at Summer Forum and Selected for National Leadership Institute

August 20, 2015 | Guttman Community College

On July 23, Assistant Professor of English Nicola Blake represented Guttman at the Lincoln Center Education’s (LCE) Summer Forum, where she participated on a panel: Action Research: Creating a Community of Practice. This three-week summer forum allowed participants to tailor a discussion of their choice ranging in topics from teaching artistry to arts and the […]

College Confers 68 Associate Degrees after Spring II Session– Exceeds Three-Year Graduation Rate Goal

August 18, 2015 | Guttman Community College

On August 14, 2015, Guttman Community College conferred 68 associate degrees: 13 were awarded to students from the inaugural 2012 cohort and 55 were awarded to students who entered in 2013. 16 students from the 2013 cohort also graduated with Honors by having cumulative GPAs of 3.5 or higher: Naef Ahmed Morgan Allphin Kraig Amundsen […]

Guttman Student Selected for CUNY Women’s Public Service Internship Program

August 17, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Continuing student and Urban Studies major Mirella Laure has been selected to participate in CUNY’s Public Service Internship Program for the fall of 2015 semester. Amanda Lopez, Human Services major was named as an alternate. Coordinated by the Edward T. Rogowsky Internship Program in Government & Public Affairs, this internship program competitively selects students applying from each […]

College Holds First International Credit-Bearing Course

August 10, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Guttman students traveled to Ecuador for 12 days as part of Guttman’s first credit-bearing independent study course. Accompanying the students were professors Derek Tesser and Katie Wilson. This experiential course (LAS 298: Conservation, Culture, and Conflict in Ecuadorian Ecosystems) visited various sites in Ecuador July 10-22. The centerpiece of the trip was the exploration of […]

Guttman Student Is Contestant on Hispanic College Quiz Show

August 4, 2015 | Guttman Community College

Ramon Mendez, a Guttman continuing student and Liberal Arts and Sciences major, competed against eight other college students for scholarships as part of the 2015 Hispanic College Quiz Show. Co-sponsored by the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) and Central City Productions (CCP), the show was taped at Central City Productions in Chicago on […]