Guttman Finalist for Hobsons® 2017 Education Advances Award

April 14, 2017 | Awards, Technology

Guttman Community College is a finalist for the 2017 Hobsons® Education Advances Awards recognizing innovative approaches to helping students succeed. Joining Guttman as finalists in the higher education Student Success category are Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD, and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Green Bay, WI. In the higher education Admissions and Enrollment category, the finalists […]

2016 Staff Awards Presented

January 13, 2017 | Awards

On January 11, 2017, at the All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting, staff awards were presented for the first time to recognize outstanding service, dedication and commitment to the College community. President Awards: Elisa Hertz- Rising Leader Jason Cutrone- Community Service and Collaboration Elie Yoesoep- Community Service and Collaboration Janine Harris- Individual Development Melissa Arias- PROS Collaboration: Melissa […]

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 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 Faculty Member Named An Outstanding Educator of the Year

June 29, 2016 | Academics, Awards

Nate Mickelson, Assistant Professor in English, was one of five local professors honored as Outstanding Educator of the Year for 2016 by Education Update. Dr. Mickelson, a Faculty Fellow for Excellence in Teaching at Guttman (2014-2015), has served as the co-director of the College’s Summer Bridge program since August 2012. He has also taken the […]

Students Honored at the 2016 Awards and Recognition Ceremony

May 9, 2016 | Awards, Events

On May 5, the College honored students at the 2016 Awards & Recognition Ceremony at SUNY Opttometry’s Schwarz Theater. Students received awards in the following categories: Honors  Guttman College Foundation Award for Outstanding Community Engagement Guttman Community College Dean of Students Award PTK USA Today All-Academic Team Members Student Research New York State Model Senate […]

SGA President Selected as a DREAMer Scholar

April 26, 2016 | Awards, Scholarships, Student Feature

Guadalupe Muller, Student Government President and urban studies major at Guttman, has been selected as a scholar for TheDream.US Scholarship. The Community College Graduate Scholarship, part of TheDream.US Scholarship, is available to community college students with demonstrated financial need who have earned their associate’s degrees and seek to complete their bachelor’s degrees. Guadalupe will be eligible […]

American Council on Education Names Nicola Blake to Prestigious Fellowship

April 13, 2016 | Academics, Awards, In the Media

Washington, DC (April 13, 2016)—The American Council on Education (ACE), announced today that Dr. Nicola Blake, Program Coordinator of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Guttman Community College/CUNY,  has been named an ACE Fellow for academic year 2016-17. Established in 1965, the ACE Fellows Program is designed to strengthen institutions and leadership in American higher education […]

Guttman Student Selected as Newman Civic Fellow for 2016

March 31, 2016 | Awards, Student Feature

Cecilia Mendez, a first-year generation student majoring in Urban Studies, has been selected as a 2016 Newman Civic Fellow for her demonstrated commitment to public leadership and her community. Student leaders across the country like Cecilia are nominated for using their college experiences to better understand themselves, the root causes of social issues, and effective […]

Two Guttman Students Are 2016 Phi Theta Kappa Award Recipients

March 21, 2016 | Academics, Awards

Guttman students Luz Cepeda, a Human Services major, and Christina Wirsing, a Liberal Arts and Sciences major, were among 14 CUNY students to receive the 2016 Phi Theta Kappa All-New York Academic Awards at the New York State Museum in Albany on March 8. Both students also received certificates of recognition from their respective New […]