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 […]
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.
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 […]
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, […]
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.
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.
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.
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 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 […]
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 […]