Student Reflects on Value of EOW Course and Internship

March 17, 2017 | Academics, Career Development, Experiential Learning

First-year Guttman student Onasis Cirineo reflects on the importance of the Ethnographies of Work (EOW) course, his work with Guttman’s United Men of Color (U-MOC) program, and his internship at the New York City Employment & Training Coalition (NYCETC) in a blog for NYC Workforce Weekly published March 15. For his fall EOW career paper […]

Instructor is Contributor to Research Report on School Integration

December 12, 2016 | Academics, In the Media, Publication, Research

Ryan Coughlan, Instructor of Sociology, is a contributor to the research report Remedying School Segregation: How New Jersey’s Morris School District Chose to Make Diversity Work published by The Century Foundation. The report looks at the successful school integration efforts in the Morris School District in northern New Jersey. The study was also featured in […]

IT Students Visit Grand Central to View Earliest Known Computer

December 5, 2016 | Academics, Experiential Learning

On November 29, Jinzhong Niu, Assistant Professor of Information Technology, took IT students from his hardware, software, and programming classes to Grand Central Terminal. They visited what some consider to be the earliest computer in the world, 103 years old. The computer was built by Westinghouse and is preserved in the sub-basement of Grand Central […]

College Holds First Annual Faculty Awards Ceremony

December 2, 2016 | Academics, Awards

On November 30, 2016, Guttman Community College held its first annual Faculty Awards ceremony to honor outstanding teaching, scholarship, and community engagement. Four awards were given: Lori Ungemah, Assistant Professor of English, received the Paul Naish Award for Excellence in Teaching. This award recognizes exceptional teaching that contributes to student learning, pedagogical innovation, and operationalization […]

Guttman Faculty Member Enjoys Publication Success

November 28, 2016 | Academics, Publication, Research

This fall, Dr. Nicola Blake, Assistant Professor of English and an ACE Fellow, has published three articles on the Guttman Community College model and one article in her disciplinary field, medieval literature. “How to Peel a Prologue” in Transformative Dialogues (Volume 9 Issue 2 November 2016) assesses how instructors can use small reading excerpts to […]

Professor Publishes Article in Mathematics Journal

November 17, 2016 | Academics, Publication, Research

Marla A. Sole, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, has authored “Multiple Problem-Solving Strategies Provide Insight Into Students Understanding of Open-Ended Linear Programming Problems,” in the peer-reviewed journal PRIMUS: Problems, Resources, and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies, (Volume 26, 2016, Issue 10). The article examines how a linear programming problem could be modified making the question open-ended […]

Guttman Professor Wins Two-Year College Biology Teaching Award

November 8, 2016 | Academics, Awards

Karla Smith Fuller, Assistant Professor of Biology, is the 2016 recipient of the National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT) Two-Year College Biology Teaching Award for Excellence in Biology Education. Sponsored by NABT’s Two-Year College Section, this award recognizes a two-year college biology educator who employs new and creative techniques in his/her classroom teaching. The primary […]

Guttman Students Present at the American Educational Studies Association Conference

November 7, 2016 | Academics, Publication, Research

On Saturday, November 5, Guttman students Brandon Ramirez, Leonardo Cedillo, Menahem Haike, and Deena Hossain attended the American Educational Studies Association Conference in Seattle, Washington, where they participated on a panel called “Teaching and Learning in the Community College: Lessons and Opportunities.” Students were accompanied by Professors Ryan Coughlan and Molly Makris. Professor Ryan Coughlan […]

Guttman Welcomes New Faculty for 2016-2017 Academic Year

September 6, 2016 | Academics

Guttman Community College is pleased to welcome 13 new full-time faculty members for the 2016-2017 academic year: Tara Bahl is an Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, and recently defended her doctoral dissertation at the CUNY Graduate Center in the Urban Education program, with a concentration in education policy. She also holds an M.A. from New […]

College Confers 104 Associate Degrees after Spring II 2016 Session

September 1, 2016 | Academics, Commencement

On August 23, Guttman Community College conferred 104 associate degrees for the Spring II 2016 session: 94 degrees were awarded to students from the 2014 cohort; 8 were awarded to students who entered in 2013; and 2 degrees were awarded to students from the College’s inaugural 2012 cohort. 21 students from the 2014 cohort also […]