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Guttman Community College President Joins Higher Education Immigration Alliance

December 21, 2017 | In the Media, President's Office

Guttman Community College President Scott E. Evenbeck is a participating member of a new group of higher education leaders dedicated to improving how colleges and universities address immigration-related matters affecting their campuses. Announced on Dec. 12, 2017, the Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration comprises over two dozen distinguished leaders of public and private […]

Guttman President Publishes First Editorial Blog

November 30, 2017 | Academics, Career Development, In the Media

President Scott E. Evenbeck is a guest editorial blogger for Education Update Online. His first editorial, It’s Time to Focus on Work, discusses how Guttman Community College supports both students’ aspirations to continue their education and to prepare for careers.

Professor Named to One of NJ Governor-Elect’s Transition Committees

November 20, 2017 | In the Media

Mary Gatta, Associate Professor of Sociology, is one of approximately 500 individuals New Jersey Governor-elect Philip D. Murphy has named to 14 transition committees. They will undertake the policy analysis and recommendations on a host of state issues and initiatives as the new administration prepares to take office in January 2018. Professor Gatta will serve […]

Report Co-Authored by Guttman Professor Released by the UCLA Civil Rights Project

November 17, 2017 | In the Media, Publication, Research

Ryan W. Coughlan, Guttman Assistant Professor of Sociology, is a co-author of a report outlining the growing school segregation crisis in New Jersey. The report was released by the UCLA Civil Rights Project and picked up by news outlets. “New Jersey’s Segregated Schools: Trends and Paths Forward,” written by Gary Orfield, UCLA, Civil Rights Project; Jongyeon Ee, UCLA, […]

Professor Discusses Importance of Family-Friendly Workplace Policies in News Article

August 3, 2017 | In the Media

Mary Gatta, Associate Professor of Sociology at Guttman, was recently interviewed for a Talent Economy article discussing ways to improve equality and access in gender-dominated jobs. Professor Gatta specifically mentions the importance of implementing women- and family-friendly workplace policies.

Professor’s Op-Ed Evaluates Prisoner Re-Entry Programs

June 28, 2017 | In the Media

In a recent New Jersey Star Ledger op-ed, Mary Gatta, Associate Professor of Sociology at Guttman, discusses the crucial role private sector and business trades association advocacy re-entry programs play in helping former inmates successfully transition to life outside of prison.

Professor Addresses Salary Equity on NJTV News

May 26, 2017 | In the Media

Mary Gatta, Associate Professor of  Sociology, addressed the continuing pay gap between women and men as part of a May 24 NJTV News segment about NJ Assemblywoman Joann Downey’s bill to prohibit employers from screening applicants based on salary history.

Professor Discusses Best Practices for Writing Assignments to Engage Students

May 19, 2017 | In the Media

Ria Banerjee, Assistant Professor of English, discusses how a good assignment for a typical writing course should meet students at different levels of academic skills and engagement in The Hechinger Report (May16, 2017).

Guttman among the Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges for 2017

May 18, 2017 | Awards, In the Media

Guttman Community College is among 11 institutions selected by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education as the 2017 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges. The findings are published in the May 18, 2017, edition of the magazine. Through partnership with the Center for Higher Education Enterprise (CHEE) at Ohio State University and the National […]

Guttman President Attends Historic Excelsior Scholarship Signing

April 13, 2017 | In the Media

On April 12 New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo held a ceremonial signing of the historic Excelsior Scholarship with special Guest Hillary Clinton at LaGuardia Community College. The Excelsior Scholarship makes earning an associate’s or bachelor’s degree at a New York public college or university tuition-free for families making less than $125,000. New York is […]