Awards

Robin Hood Honors Guttman and Its Alumnus Bobby Ashley with 2018 Heroes Award

December 5, 2018 | Alumni, Awards, Grants, Student Feature

Stella and Charles Guttman Community College, part of The City University of New York, was honored at Robin Hood’s 29th annual Heroes Breakfast on December 4 along with two other organizations—Good Call and NEW (Non-traditional Employment for Women)—as exemplars of Robin Hood’s work to combat poverty.  Robin Hood selected Guttman alumnus Bobby Ashley as the face of Guttman for this award.

Guttman Ranked No. 2 Community College in WalletHub Study

August 29, 2018 | Awards, In the Media

WalletHub, a personal finance website, ranked Guttman Community College the No. 2 best community college in the U.S. in 2018 based on factors for cost and financing (for which the College was ranked No. 1), education outcomes, and career outcomes. To determine where students can receive the best education at the lowest price, WalletHub compared […]

Guttman Ranked No.1 Community College in New York State

August 8, 2018 | Awards, In the Media

Guttman Community College has been ranked the Best Community College in New York State by BestColleges.com. With ranking based on academic quality and affordability, Guttman led other institutions with a high score of 94.4 out of 100. The runners up, Nassau Community College and Columbia-Greene Community College obtained scores of 78.25 and 69.56, respectively. The […]

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Induction Ceremony Celebrates Student Achievement

July 26, 2018 | Academics, Awards, Student Event

PTK honor society inductees 2017-2018. On July 24, 35 Guttman students were inducted into Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, at special ceremony for Guttman’s Beta Phi Gamma chapter. Career Strategist Janine Agarwal, who serves as the PTK advisor, organized the event. PTK recognizes and encourages scholarship among community college students. […]

Three Professors Honored as 2018 Outstanding Educators

July 11, 2018 | Academics, Awards

Professors Claire King, Molly Makris, and Angelina Tallaj  were among the Outstanding Educators of the Year 2018. They were honored at Education Update’s annual awards ceremony held June 22 at the Harvard Club.

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.

Guttman Dean Selected For 2018-2019 Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence

April 26, 2018 | Awards, Fellowships

Guttman Community College, New York, NY, April 26, 2018 – Marissa R. Schlesinger, Associate Dean of  Academic Affairs at Stella and Charles Guttman Community College, CUNY, has been awarded the prestigious Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence, a leadership program aimed at preparing the next generation of community college presidents to transform institutions across […]

College Celebrates AccessABILITY Month

April 11, 2018 | Awards, Campus Events, Student Engagement, Student Event

April is officially AccessABILITY Awareness Month throughout CUNY. To celebrate its commitment to supporting students, faculty, and staff with disabilities, Guttman’s Office of AccessABILITY has planned a series of events in the spirit of embracing disability as diversity, bringing awareness to the experiences of people with disabilities, and inspiring advocacy and equitable practices so all […]

2017 Faculty and Staff Awards Presented

February 7, 2018 | Awards

On January 31, 2018, the second annual awards were presented to faculty and staff in recognition of their outstanding service, commitment and dedication to the College during the All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting. Awardees were nominated by their colleagues. Faculty Awards: The Paul Naish Award for Excellence in Teaching: Claire King. The Paul Naish Award for Excellence […]

Guttman Student Leader Selected as Kaplan Scholar

August 17, 2017 | Academics, Awards, Scholarships, Student Feature, Student Government

Hector Castillo, a Guttman sophomore, has won the prestigious Kaplan Educational Foundation scholarship that helps high-potential associate-degree students complete their bachelor’s degrees. Hector is the first-ever Kaplan Scholar from Guttman Community Colleges since the program’s inception, and is part of a cohort of seven CUNY community college students chosen this year.  He is an active […]