Academics

Guttman Professors and Students Present at EDxED 2018 NYC Conference

June 11, 2018 | Academics, Research

Guttman Community College Professors Marla A. Sole, Tracy Daraviras, and Rodrigo Lobo along with Diana Zechowski, Career Strategist, and students Thomas Jones, Sheuly Begum and Angie Cordoba gave a presentation on June 7 at the EDxED 2018 NYC Professional Learning Conference, for Educators by Educators. The talk, entitled Setting Students Up to Succeed: How Collaborative […]

Guttman Student Conducts Ethnographic Research in Belize

May 29, 2018 | Academics, Experiential Learning, Research

Tasreen Rahman, an Urban Studies major and part of the CUNY Research Scholars Program (CRSP), traveled to Belize in April with Professor Kristina Baines to conduct field research on perceptions of happiness in a rural Maya community in southern Belize. She conducted participant observation and semi-formal ethnographic interviews and also co-facilitated a PAR workshop with […]

Human Services Program Holds Fourth Annual Fieldwork Recognition Ceremony

May 22, 2018 | Academics, Experiential Learning

On May 21, 2018, the Human Services program held its fourth annual Fieldwork Recognition Ceremony. The event honored the student interns who achieved an important milestone in their academic careers– completing 250 hours of field placements. The agencies that hosted the students during the fall 2017 and spring 2018 semesters were also acknowledged. Please see the […]

Meet Guttman’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2018

May 16, 2018 | Academics, Commencement

Guttman Community College is proud to announce its Valedictorian, Manny Haike, and Salutatorian, Tatiana Paulino, for the 2018 graduating class. Both students embody perseverance, dedication, and a strong desire to succeed and both will continue their studies in the fall.   Valedictorian Menahem (Manny) Haike was born in New York, grew up in Israel, and […]

College Ceremony Celebrates Student Achievement

May 15, 2018 | Academics, Awards, Campus Events, Student Engagement, Student Event

On May, 10, 2018, Guttman Community College held the 2018 Student Awards & Recognition Ceremony to honor student academic and campus achievement. Nestor I. Melendez, Director of Student Leadership and Campus Life, served as Master of Ceremonies. Please review the complete list of student award and recognition recipients. Please visit the ceremony’s photo album.

Students and Faculty Participate at CUNY Critical Pedagogies Conference

April 16, 2018 | Academics, Conference Presentation, Research

Guttman students Roesha Biggs (Liberal Arts major), Argentina Maria-Vanderhorst (Urban Studies major), and Jose Hernandez (Human Services major) gave a presentation with Guttman professors Jane E. Hindman, Dan Collins, and Nate Mickelson at the Critical Pedagogies at CUNY: Learning Through Writing conference. Held at LaGuardia Community College on April 13, 2018, and organized by LaGuardia’s English […]

Guttman Student Presents at National Conference

April 12, 2018 | Academics, Research, Student Feature

Gabrielle Blevins presented original research at the 2018 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research. The conference was held at University of Central Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, April 4-7. Gabrielle presented her research findings about “Antioxidant of the Green Tea,” focusing on the effect of brewing temperature on the available antioxidant. A […]

College Hosts “Hackathon” Workshop

March 23, 2018 | Academics, Campus Events, Experiential Learning, Technology

The College hosted an innovative workshop on March 17– #AnthoHack Guttman 2018. The goal of this “hackathon” event was to make an anthropology research tool called a “pile sort” as a WordPress plugin to be used as a digital, open educational and research tool. Although this tool has its origins in cognitive anthropological research, it […]

College Convenes Academic Senate

February 15, 2018 | Academics

With the implementation of Guttman’s new Governance Plan on February 1, 2018, the College convened its inaugural meeting of the Academic Senate on February 14. The Academic Senate will provide a forum to discuss, review, and recommend procedures, policies, and practices related to academic matters. Recommendations will be referred to the College Council or one […]

Faculty Scholarship – Fall 2017– Scholarly Publications

February 2, 2018 | Academics, Publication, Research

Guttman Community College faculty members have published a variety of outstanding scholarly articles, books, and reviews this fall. Below are the highlights.   Marcus Allen, Professor of Political Science and Urban Studies, co-authored “Survey of African American Portrayal in Introductory Textbooks in American Government/Politics: A Report of the APSA Standing Committee on the Status of […]