Campus Events

2018-2019 Women of GRIT New Member Orientation

December 6, 2018 | Campus Events, Student Event

Guttman’s Women of Gratitude, Resilience, Integrity, and Talent (GRIT) is growing! The New Member Orientation held this fall welcomed the newest recruits with introductions and activities. First, the students met the leadership – Co-Founders Dr. Tracy Daraviras and Ms. Victoria Romero, Co-Coordinator Ms. Patricia Jean, and Executive Committee member Dean Nicola Blake – and received […]

Student Research Showcase Takes On Interdisciplinary Approach

July 23, 2018 | Academics, Campus Events, Research

Fifty-six Students in two sections of Dr. Nicola Blake’s Composition II course created individual research proposals on a variety of topics and presented those topics to the college community on July 19, 2018. The purpose of Composition II is to enhance students’ abilities to write in different genres, with an emphasis on developing a project […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]