• Visit to High Line Park Offers Instructive Lessons in Urban Sustainability

    October 9, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    On October 7 Ms. Katie Wilson, Drs. Karla Fuller, Tracy Daraviras, and Nicola Blake took approximately 75 Guttman Community College first-year students on a field trip to explore the High Line as part of their City Seminar I course. This public park is built on an historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on […]

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  • AAC&U News Feature Story on Guttman’s Innovative Model

    October 3, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    Read AAC&U News feature story about Guttman’s innovative educational model.  

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  • Guttman Students Gain Insights into Four-Year Colleges at Transfer Fair

    September 26, 2013 | Guttman Community College

      Guttman Community College held its first annual Transfer Fair on September 26 in the Atrium and Information Commons. Over 25 local and regional colleges and universities participated, including CUNY, SUNY, the New School, Marymount Manhattan College, St. John’s University, New Jersey City University and Rutgers University. After a warm welcome greeting from President Scott […]

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  • Guttman Begins New Academic Year with Two Special Events

    September 11, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    On September 4 Guttman Community College held two special events to honor entering and returning students to the college.  A morning Convocation marked the start of the new academic year as the college officially welcomed the entering class of 2013. September 4 was also the conclusion of the 12-day Summer Bridge Program, a required introductory […]

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  • Gallery Walk Highlights Summer Bridge Students’ Final Project

    September 4, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    On Wednesday, September 4, Guttman Community College’s incoming class presented interpretive exhibits as the culminating assignment of this year’s Summer Bridge program. Students conducted field research assignments on August 27 to explore the unique aspects of 15 New York City neighborhoods, including Brooklyn Heights, Chinatown, Roosevelt Island and the South Bronx.  Each exhibit addressed the […]

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  • Leadership Development Enhances Peer Mentor Experience at Guttman

    August 21, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    The Peer Mentor Program is a hallmark of the academic and student life experience at Guttman Community College. Peer Mentors are current students who have completed at least one year at Guttman or another CUNY community or senior college. The program held its first two week Mentor Leadership Development (MLD) program for new and returning […]

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  • Guttman Begins Its ‘First’ Second Year Program

    August 14, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    Stella and Charles Guttman Community College will welcome its second entering class of approximately 324 students on August 19 as part of the Summer Bridge Program. This required 12-day session is a hallmark of the College’s educational model. It provides first-year students a smooth transition between high school and college by ensuring they are prepared […]

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  • Studio Open House Showcases Student Work

    June 6, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    On May 30 the College held its first Studio Showcase to feature the work from the inaugural class and to celebrate student academic achievement. Part of the City Seminar course, Studio is a creative learning environment designed for students to practice, reflect and develop the skills essential to engaging in the craft of successful academic […]

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  • Two Students Selected as New York Needs You Fellows

    May 29, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    First-year students Maria Lissete Estrada and Khalifa Ndiaye were accepted for the highly-selective New York Needs You (NYNY) Fellowship Program. The Fellows Program is an intensive mentoring and training program for first-generation college students to help them select, secure, and succeed in their careers. NYNY Fellows earn a $2,500 professional development grant, participate in two […]

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  • Promoting Institutional Excellence

    May 29, 2013 | Guttman Community College

    On May 23 the Center for College Effectiveness (CCE) officially launched its new space in Room 611. The CCE is an on-campus resource and work space dedicated to promoting a campus culture of inquiry and excellence. The CCE serves as a resource for effective practices in assessment, data collection and analysis and program evaluation. Its […]

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