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  • Alia Tyner-Mullings: Exploring New Approaches To Learning and Evaluation

    May 12, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    Alia Tyner-Mullings, Guttman Community College When CUNY announced it would be opening an innovative new community college in 2011, Alia Tyner-Mullings knew she wanted to be part of it. The college, now Guttman Community College, was conceived to try new approaches to help students graduate and move on to four-year colleges — “a multimillion dollar experiment […]

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  • College Ends Women’s History Month Celebration with Symposium on Feminism

    April 4, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    Throughout the month of March, Guttman Community College held several events in celebration of Women’s History Month. The final event was a symposium on Thursday, March 31, at 6:30 p.m. entitled “We Should All Be Feminists: Feminism and Masculinity in the Age of Beyoncé and Drake.” Along with Guttman students, faculty and staff, there were […]

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  • Guttman Student Selected as Newman Civic Fellow for 2016

    March 31, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    Cecilia Mendez, a first-year generation student majoring in Urban Studies, has been selected as a 2016 Newman Civic Fellow for her demonstrated commitment to public leadership and her community. Student leaders across the country like Cecilia are nominated for using their college experiences to better understand themselves, the root causes of social issues, and effective […]

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  • Guttman Student Participates in 2016 CUNY NYS Model Senate Project

    March 24, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    On March 19, Enya Lorimer, a Liberal Arts and Sciences major, represented Guttman at the 2016 CUNY New York State Model Senate Project. Students debated the issue of paid family care leave. The Model Senate Session, now in its 20th year, is designed to provide CUNY SOMOS student participants a unique opportunity to develop leadership […]

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  • Two Guttman Students Are 2016 Phi Theta Kappa Award Recipients

    March 21, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    Guttman students Luz Cepeda, a Human Services major, and Christina Wirsing, a Liberal Arts and Sciences major, were among 14 CUNY students to receive the 2016 Phi Theta Kappa All-New York Academic Awards at the New York State Museum in Albany on March 8. Both students also received certificates of recognition from their respective New […]

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  • GRIT Launches Its Second Cohort of Students

    March 21, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    The Women of Gratitude, Resilience, Integrity, and Talent (GRIT) mentorship program held its second annual kickoff event for incoming mentors and mentees on February 23. Mentors for the 2016-2017 academic year are women who have excelled in their careers and have a deep commitment to service. The GRIT program welcomes Lisa Bova-Hiatt, Executive Director, NY […]

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  • Professor’s Op-Ed Looks at Restaurant Workers’ Wages

    March 18, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    Guttman Associate Professor of Sociology Mary Gatta has published a compelling op-ed in the Asbury Park Press based on her research on restaurant workers.

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  • Guttman Showcased on Second WNYC Segment about Community Colleges

    March 17, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    Guttman Community College is among five community colleges featured on the Community College Challenge series produced by WNYC’s The Takeaway with John Hockenberry. The Community College Challenge showcases the diversity of community colleges, the role they play in advancing opportunity, and the challenges they and their students face. Using a City as An Innovative Teaching […]

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  • College Opens Food Pantry for Students

    March 17, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    The College celebrated the opening of the new Student Food Pantry in partnership with the Single Stop office and the Food Bank for New York City on March 15. A special ceremony was held in the Atrium. Charles H. Pryor, II, Dean of Student Engagement, welcomed attendees and stressed the importance of having a food […]

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  • Professor Wins Anthropology Grant to Produce Web Documentary

    March 11, 2016 | Guttman Community College

    Kristina Baines, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Faculty for Academic Technology, has been awarded an Innovations in Public Awareness of Anthropology (IPAA) grant from the Wenner-Gren Foundation for her proposal Shifting Stereotypes: Confronting the Intersection of Power and Assumption. The $20,000 one-year grant will fund an interactive web documentary based on the research and installation […]

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