• Student Government Association Launches Newsletter for Students

    November 11, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    On November 2 the Guttman Student Government Association published the inaugural issue of The Blue Sheet, a bi-weekly newsletter created, designed, and issued by students, for students. The Blue Sheet features a calendar of important dates and other important information students need to know about what’s happening on campus. The Blue Sheet will help students […]

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  • Guttman Celebrates Writing Month

    November 10, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    On November 6, the Office of Student Engagement, in collaboration with Guttman writing professors Drs. Nicola Blake and Lori Ungemah, hosted “Guttman Celebrates Writing Month: If You Show Me Yours, I Will Show You Mine” in the Atrium. Participating students each selected the name of an historic or famous person or a fictional character, including […]

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  • Students Engage in Meaningful Community Service as Part of Community Days

    November 10, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    Continuing the Community Days tradition of linking community-based service to what students are learning in the City Seminar course, Guttman first-year students once again “gave back” to New York City on October 28 and 29. In large groups of 45 or by volunteering individually, students engaged in a variety of activities, including repacking donated food […]

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  • Our Lives Have Value: A Roundtable Discussion of Michael Brown in Context

    November 6, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    On October 23, the College held a roundtable discussing the 2014 shooting of Michael Brown. Moderators of the event, Associate Professor of Political Science and Urban Studies Marcus Allen, Career Strategist Jovanny Suriel, and Assistant Director of Mentoring & Student Success Andrew Bennett, developed the event to offer a space where students can discuss the […]

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  • Early College High School Students Visit Guttman Campus

    November 5, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    On November 3, 87 students and eleven staff and faculty members from the Inwood Early College High School for Health and Information Technologies (IECHS) visited to Guttman Community College. The IECHS is one of CUNY’s 17 early college high schools and is affiliated with Guttman Community College. This was the first visit to the Guttman […]

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  • Guttman Celebrates CUNY Month with Variety of Activities

    October 31, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    Guttman Community College will mark CUNY Month in November with a variety of activities to engage both the college and outside communities. On November 3, from 12:00-3 p.m., the College kicks off CUNY Month with a visit from 9th grade students from the new Inwood Early College High School for Health and Information Technologies that […]

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  • First Annual Club and Student Organization Fair Held

    October 27, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    The first annual Club and Student Organization Fair was held on October 16 in the Information Commons. Sponsored by the Student Government Association (SGA), the Club Fair provided an opportunity for students to engage with student life at the College. The fair featured five new student groups hoping to be registered clubs at Guttman: Not […]

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  • Professor Publishes New Book About the Culture of Reading

    October 16, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    Meagan Lacy, Assistant Professor and Coordinator for Information Literacy Services & Instruction, is an author and the editor of a new book, The Slow Book Revolution: Creating a New Culture of Reading on College Campuses and Beyond (ABC-CLIO, 2014). This inspiring guide shows how to implement the principles of the Slow Book movement in college […]

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  • Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services Special Guest at Campus Event

    October 14, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    On October 9 the Women’s City Club of New York held a meeting in the College’s Information Commons with special guest Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services Lilliam Barrios-Paoli. The Deputy Mayor discussed the transformation of social service delivery in New York City. Attendees learned what New York City agencies are doing to improve […]

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  • Students Learn About Local Ecology aboard Hudson Boat

    October 10, 2014 | Guttman Community College

    On September 30 students from Instructor Derek Tesser’s Introduction to Biology: Life in New City class visited the River Project’s boat, The Lilac, on Pier 25 in downtown Manhattan. During the class’s previous field trip to The River Project’s wetlab, students learned about the different varieties of species living in the Hudson River estuary. This […]

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