Archive for April, 2015

College Hosts 13th Annual Citizenship-NOW! Call-In

April 28, 2015 | Alumni, Events, External Affairs

The 13th annual CUNY/Daily News Citizenship NOW! phone bank event hosted at Guttman Community College opened on April 27 and will run through May 1. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo gave the keynote remarks at a morning press conference. The Governor praised the University’s efforts on behalf of immigration: “…this is a beautiful testament to what […]

President Evenbeck Participates on Panel to Discuss Improving Community College Completion Rates

April 15, 2015 | Events, President's Office, Publication

On April 7 President Scott E. Evenbeck participated on a panel to address ways to improve community college completion rates. This event was sponsored by the Community College Research Center (CCRC) at Columbia’s Teachers College to mark the publication of Redesigning America’s Community Colleges: A Clearer Plan to Student Success written by Thomas Bailey, Shanna […]

Students Present Project at Urban Affairs Association Conference

April 14, 2015 | Academics, Research

Four Guttman students in Dr. Molly Makris’s Fall I Urban Planning and Policy course–Avery Haley, Ashley Allen, Khadijah Boyer, and Reina Osorio–created and conducted an in-depth research project about privately owned public spaces in Midtown Manhattan. The students went through Human Subjects Certification, created research questions, conducted a literature review, participated in extensive data collection […]

Professor Gives Talk at Mayan Culture Conference

April 8, 2015 | Academics, Research

At the TEDx Tulum 2015 conference in Tulum, Mexico, on February 21, Kristina Baines, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Faculty for Academic Technology, gave an inspiring talk: “The Value of Ecological Heritage for Health and Happiness (in the Maya World and Beyond).” Living in our globalizing world, it is easy to assume that the key […]

Office of Partnerships & Community Engagement Wins CSAC Award

April 8, 2015 | Awards, Career Development

On April 7 Guttman Community College, Office of Partnerships & Community Engagement (OPCE), won the CSAC (Career Services Association) Community College 3rd Place Award,Innovative Career Service Programs in CUNY for “Connect and Inspire: Using Experiential Learning as a Driver to Bridge Students to New York City.” The award was presented during the CSAC conference  at […]

Guttman Student Receives CUNY’s 1st Annual Students in Service to Women Recognition Award

April 6, 2015 | Awards, Student Feature

Continuing student and Urban Studies major Mirella Laure is the recipient of the 1st Annual Students in Service to Women Recognition Award. This award from the CUNY Women’s Center Council goes to a student who has demonstrated exceptional leadership, scholarship, social activism, and work in the service of women, and in furtherance of women’s issues. […]

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