Research

Professor Publishes Study about School Segregation in 100 Largest U.S. Cities

December 3, 2018 | In the Media, Publication, Research

Ryan Coughlan, Assistant Professor of Sociology, has published a new article in the Peabody Journal of Education: Divergent Trends in Neighborhood and School Segregation in the Age of School Choice. This study seeks to identify changes in neighborhood and school segregation during the age of rapidly expanding school choice. Prior to 1991, public-school choice was […]

Professor Publishes Second Book

November 13, 2018 | Faculty, Publication, Research

Dr. Nate Mickelson, Assistant Professor of English and Guttman Founding Faculty, has published his second book: City Poems and American Urban Crisis, 1945-Present, part of Bloomsbury’s Critical Poetics Series. Dr. Nate Mickelson’s second book analyzes the work of poetic luminaries such as William Carlos Williams, Allen Ginsberg, and Gwendolyn Brooks alongside such important, yet understudied poets […]

Guttman Faculty Scholarship-Spring 2018-Scholarly Publications, Research Grants, and Presentations

September 27, 2018 | Faculty, Fellowships, Grants, Publication, Research

In spring 2018, Guttman Community College faculty have published an impressive array of articles, books, and reports, received prestigious grants for their research and scholarship, and delivered important presentations at a variety of local, national, and international academic conferences and scholarly events. PUBLICATIONS Ryan W. Coughlan, Assistant Professor of Sociology, is the co-author of “Progressive […]

Professor’s Research on Aging and Economic Insecurity Featured in The Lily

August 2, 2018 | In the Media, Research

Mary Gatta, Guttman Associate Professor of Sociology, has conducted extensive research on Florida’s elderly women suffering from economic insecurity. Her scholarship was featured in the article “Women are facing economic instability in retirement age. And it shows no signs of improvement” published by The Lily, a Washington Post publication. Professor Gatta’s report shows that women […]

Guttman Faculty Featured in New Collection on Writing

August 1, 2018 | Academics, Publication, Research

Guttman faculty members Dr. Nate Mickelson, Assistant Professor of English, Dr. Daniel Collins, Associate Professor of English, and Dr. Claire King, Assistant Professor of English, are featured in the new book Writing as a Way of Staying Human in a Time that Isn’t, a collection from Vernon Press that advocates for using writing as a […]

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 […]

Guttman’s First Year Curriculum Situates Students Within Their Communities

June 28, 2018 | Academics, Publication, Research

Guttman’s interdisciplinary and experiential First Year Experience is a place of transformation not only for students but also for faculty members who teach these anchor courses. Dr. Nicola Blake, Associate Professor of English and Special Assistant to the Provost, reflects on her own transformation in her article Using Visual “Bait” to Hook, Engage, and Empower New […]

Community College Professors Present Mathematics Research at CADE Conference

June 25, 2018 | Research

Professors Marla A. Sole (Guttman Community College), Edmé L. Soho (Hostos Community CoOllege) and Yevgeniy Milman (Borough of Manhattan Community College) presented at the Annual Conference on Acceleration in Developmental Education on June 16. Their talk, Rethinking Mathematics Remediation: A Faculty-Led Project to Assess Placement, Redesign Curricula, and Streamline Mathematics Pathways, focused on how faculty at these three CUNY […]

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 […]