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  • Student Finds Joy in Creating Art

    November 7, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    New York, NY: First-year student Alphajo Jallow started painting three years ago while still living in Gambia, West Africa, as “…a way to communicate my ideas in a beautiful, captivating way.” The self-taught artist continued painting after moving to New York, where he graduated from Eleanor Roosevelt High School.  A friend introduced him to Adarsh […]

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  • Hurricane Sandy Critical Support Services

    November 6, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    For your convenience, a number of additional critical support services are listed below. Water Distribution Centers http://www.nyc.gov/html/misc/html/2012/foodandwater.html Food Stamps and other City benefits (They will be tabling in the NAC on November 13th and December 6th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm) http://www.cucs.org/service-programs/community-based-services/community-based-single-stops/central-harlem-east-harlem-and-bronx-single-stops List of Emergency Shelters for Hurricane Sandy: http://www.nyc.gov/html/misc/html/2012/hurricane_shelters.html Daytime Warming Center Locations: […]

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  • NCC’s Canned Food Drive to Support the Hungry

    November 5, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    New York, NY:  The New Community College at CUNY is spearheading a canned food drive in partnership with the Student Government Association and the Information Commons, November 5-20, 2012.  Organized by professors Nicole Saint-Louis and Nicola Blake, this drive is the inaugural student government’s first campus-wide activity. Students are asked to donate two or more […]

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  • A Message from President Evenbeck and This Week’s Schedule

    November 4, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    Dear Students, After a very difficult week, I welcome everyone in the NCC community—students, faculty and staff—back as we re-open NCC on Monday, November 5. With so many among us without power, heat or water and others with serious property damage, it will be good to see you Monday and resume our lives together. CUNY […]

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  • Hurricane Sandy Support for NCC Students

    November 2, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    Dear Students: Faculty and staff at the NCC are concerned about you and your loved ones. We want to continue to provide you with some resources to  assist you during this challenging time for our city. Stress, concern and a range of emotions are normal and we want to make sure you are well.  Below […]

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  • NCC to Celebrate National Writing Day

    October 12, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    The New Community College at CUNY will celebrate National Writing Day, instituted by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), during the week of October 15, 2012. Organized by English professors Nicola Blake and Lori Ungemah, a variety of activities is designed to begin a conversation about writing with the prompt “Why I Write.” […]

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  • NCC Professor Publishes New Book about Small Schools

    October 4, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    Alia Tyner-Mullings, Assistant Professor of Sociology at the New Community College at CUNY, is the co-editor of Critical Small Schools: Beyond Privatization in NYC Urban Educational Reform (Information Age, 2012). The publication features current empirical research about the successes and challenges of the small schools movement and the likely implications for urban public educational policy. […]

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  • NCC Students Participate in MSNBC’s Education Nation Town Hall

    September 26, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    New York, NY: On September 23, eleven New Community College students attended MSNBC’s Education Nation: Student Town Hall at the main branch of the New York Public Library. Melissa Harris-Perry moderated a panel of distinguished educators to engage high school and college students in a solutions-focused conversation about the state of education in America. The […]

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  • NCC Student Government Association Selection Process to Begin

    September 17, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    Students interested in representing the student body as a member of the student government may participate in the upcoming Student Government Association of The New Community College at CUNY (SGA-NCC) Senator selection process.  During the LABSS courses on September 19-24, Student Success Advocates will ask all candidates interested in becoming a senator to deliver a […]

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  • NCC Receives Proclamation from NYC Council Member Gale A. Brewer

    September 11, 2012 | Guttman Community College

    On Monday, September 10, 2012, City Council Member Gale A. Brewer, representing Manhattan District #6, presented a Proclamation to President Evenbeck, faculty and students in honor of the opening and first day of classes at CUNY’s first new community college in more than four decades. The Proclamation gives tremendous recognition to our mission of excellence […]

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