Campus Events

Fashion Show Celebrates Leaders from African Countries

March 15, 2018 | Campus Events

On March 14 the Office of Compliance and Diversity presented Kings, Queens, & Heroes of the African Diaspora Fashion Show. Participating faculty, staff, and students each represented a different African country and modeled African-inspired fashion from designer Kevin Odoi of MAGKOAFRIK. Yolelda Ira did the make-up. At the end of the cat walk, participants gave […]

Guttman Celebrates Women’s HERstory Month

March 1, 2018 | Campus Events, Events

Guttman Community College is celebrating Women’s History Month with a month-long campaign filled with exciting events, and featuring our own faculty, staff and administration. The theme of the celebration is “Nevertheless, She Persisted.” Along with the timely theme, our HERstory Month Committee is proudly showcasing women in the “SHEro campaign.” Throughout March, images featuring Guttman’s […]

First Meeting of College Council Under New Governance Plan

February 21, 2018 | Campus Events

  The inaugural meeting of the College Council under Guttman’s new Governance Plan was held February 21, 2018. Scott E. Evenbeck, College President, welcomed attendees and gave introductions. Stuart Cochran, Dean of Strategic Planning and Accreditation, then reviewed the Council Responsibilities and Council and Standing Committee membership under the new Governance Plan.  He provided an […]

New York Assemblyman Blake Visits College

February 9, 2018 | Campus Events

As part of its Black History Month celebration, Guttman Community College was proud to welcome the Honorable New York Assemblyman Michael Blake on February 9. Assemblyman Blake gave a passionate talk to students, encouraging them to be ‘resilient risers’ who do not sit on the sidelines but instead participate. “You can change the paradigm for […]

Fall 2017 All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting Focuses on Student Perspectives, Strategic Plan

October 12, 2017 | Campus Events

On October 10, Guttman faculty, staff, and administrators gathered for the semi-annual All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting. All-campus gatherings are a College tradition where the community gathers to exchange ideas, deepen and better understand Guttman’s culture and practices, and identify areas for improvement. President Scott E. Evenbeck opened the session by noting several College milestones, including the […]

Noted Human Rights Activist Visits College

April 26, 2017 | Campus Events

Cristina Coc, Maya leader and noted human rights activist, spoke at Guttman on April 25 about issues impacting Indigenous people. Students participating in the Global Guttman Belize program and those currently enrolled in the Environmental Ethics course were among the attendees. Cristina Coc was in New York as a delegate with the United Nations Permanent […]

Guttman Welcomes New House 7 Students

March 6, 2017 | Campus Events

Guttman held its second Winter Bridge program February 27 through March 3, welcoming 75 new students who will begin classes in Spring I. Classes were held daily from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm; students also participated in co-curricular activities, and conducted an interview at a non-profit organization on the Bridge theme of the American Dream. […]

Third Annual Transfer Panel an Informative Evening for Students

February 27, 2017 | Alumni, Campus Events, Student Engagement

The third annual Transfer Panel was held January 12. Current students had a unique opportunity to hear firsthand from Guttman alumni what is involved in applying, transferring, and adjusting to life at a senior college. The six alumni panelists included: Ife Akinseye- University of Buffalo/SUNY (Nursing) Reshma Jaigobin- Queens College/CUNY (Sociology) Alejandro Lopez- Pace University […]

Guttman Civility Week: Promoting Respect, Engagement, and Inclusion

February 2, 2017 | Campus Events

Guttman’s Inaugural Civility Week 2017 concluded on January 19 with an action-oriented workshop focused on the collective challenge of responding to the incivility of the recent presidential campaign. During this historic time in the nation, the Civility Task Force presented seven events over the course of the week designed to raise awareness about the functions […]