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.
September 24, 2015 | Academics
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 […]
September 23, 2015 | Events
The College held its second All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting for this year on September 17. President Scott E. Evenbeck opened the meeting with welcoming remarks and a brief update about the status of the College. He then charged the Middle States Working Groups to begin their work on researching and writing the Self-Study Report. Attendees were then […]
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 […]
On September 10 Guttman hosted the third annual SGA-USS (Student Government Association-University Student Senate) Welcome Back and Networking Mixer for over 70 student leaders from 11 CUNY colleges for the fall semester. This event was a networking opportunity for student leaders to connect with one another and with leaders from CUNY and the City, including […]
September 14, 2015 | Academics
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 […]
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 […]
September 10, 2015 | Events
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 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 2015 graduate Richard Sance is featured in the Pacific Standard article The Future of Work: To Help Workers, Fix Our Community Colleges.