Research

Guttman Professors and Students Present at EDxED 2018 NYC Conference

June 11, 2018 | Academics, Research

Guttman Community College Professors Marla A. Sole, Tracy Daraviras, and Rodrigo Lobo along with Diana Zechowski, Career Strategist, and students Thomas Jones, Sheuly Begum and Angie Cordoba gave a presentation on June 7 at the EDxED 2018 NYC Professional Learning Conference, for Educators by Educators. The talk, entitled Setting Students Up to Succeed: How Collaborative […]

Guttman Student Conducts Ethnographic Research in Belize

May 29, 2018 | Academics, Experiential Learning, Research

Tasreen Rahman, an Urban Studies major and part of the CUNY Research Scholars Program (CRSP), traveled to Belize in April with Professor Kristina Baines to conduct field research on perceptions of happiness in a rural Maya community in southern Belize. She conducted participant observation and semi-formal ethnographic interviews and also co-facilitated a PAR workshop with […]

Professor Co-Authors Study about New Jersey School Integration

May 1, 2018 | In the Media, Publication, Research

Ryan W. Coughlan, Guttman Assistant Professor of Sociology, is co-author with Paul Tractenberg, Rutgers University School of Law, of a five-year report: The New Promise of School Integration and the Old Problem of Extreme Segregation: An Action Plan for New Jersey. This study on integration in New Jersey’s public schools, issued by the Center on Diversity […]

Librarian Co-Authors Children’s Literature Guide

April 17, 2018 | Publication, Research

Meagan Lacy, Guttman Information Literacy Librarian, is the co-author with Pauline Dewan, Wilfrid Laurier University, Ontario, of Connecting Children with Classics: A Reader-Centered Approach to Selecting and Promoting Great Literature (ABC-CLIO, 2018, ISBN 978-1-4408-4439-3). This readers’ advisory and collection development guide identifies hundreds of books that can help children connect with books and develop into […]

Students and Faculty Participate at CUNY Critical Pedagogies Conference

April 16, 2018 | Academics, Conference Presentation, Research

Guttman students Roesha Biggs (Liberal Arts major), Argentina Maria-Vanderhorst (Urban Studies major), and Jose Hernandez (Human Services major) gave a presentation with Guttman professors Jane E. Hindman, Dan Collins, and Nate Mickelson at the Critical Pedagogies at CUNY: Learning Through Writing conference. Held at LaGuardia Community College on April 13, 2018, and organized by LaGuardia’s English […]

Guttman Student Presents at National Conference

April 12, 2018 | Academics, Research, Student Feature

Gabrielle Blevins presented original research at the 2018 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research. The conference was held at University of Central Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, April 4-7. Gabrielle presented her research findings about “Antioxidant of the Green Tea,” focusing on the effect of brewing temperature on the available antioxidant. A […]

Faculty Scholarship – Fall 2017– Scholarly Publications

February 2, 2018 | Academics, Publication, Research

Guttman Community College faculty members have published a variety of outstanding scholarly articles, books, and reviews this fall. Below are the highlights.   Marcus Allen, Professor of Political Science and Urban Studies, co-authored “Survey of African American Portrayal in Introductory Textbooks in American Government/Politics: A Report of the APSA Standing Committee on the Status of […]

Faculty Scholarship –Fall 2017– Conference Presentations

February 2, 2018 | Academics, Research

Guttman Community College faculty members presented their research at leading national and international academic conferences this fall. Below is a summary. Ria Banerjee, Assistant Professor of English, presented “Weddings and Marriages: Mary Butts and English Responses to Stability and Change” at the Modernism Studies Conference in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in August 2017. This paper argues […]

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, […]

Faculty Scholarship: Summer 2017

October 12, 2017 | Academics, Publication, Research

  Marla A. Sole, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, has published “Financial education: Increase your purchasing power” in the September 2017 issue of Mathematics Teacher.  The article is an outgrowth of her work linking research and practice.  In the article, Dr. Sole discusses the importance of students today being financially literate, which in large part depends […]