Student Engagement

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.

#MeToo @ Guttman – A Sexual Assault Awareness Event

May 8, 2018 | Student Engagement, Student Event

In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Office of Student Conduct at Guttman Community College in collaboration with Jeenie Yoon of NYC Alliance and the Guttman Women’s Resource Center presented the documentary play “A Bad Night” on April 19, 2018. The event, titled #MeToo @Guttman, recognized the empowering effect of the National #MeToo Movement. […]

Stamping Out Despair: Guttman Students Find Meaning in Service Learning Activity

April 26, 2018 | Community Days, Community Service, Student Engagement

  Imagine being held in immigrant detention and having no way to communicate with anyone outside of the detention facility? On April 24, 150 students led by Rebecca Walker, Professor of Mathematics, and April Burns, Assistant Professor of Psychology, partnered with First Friends of New Jersey and New York to create and assemble 400 writing […]

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 Holds First Peer-to-Peer Conference for Students

February 14, 2018 | Peer Mentoring, Student Engagement, Student Event

Guttman’s first annual Peer-to-Peer Leadership Conference was held February 14. The conference focused on developing students’ leadership abilities and related skills. Attendees also learned more about what being a Peer Mentor entails, and how the skills and experience gained from this work can enhance their professional development. The conference opened with greetings from Daniel Ambrose, […]

Third Annual Transfer Panel an Informative Evening for Students

February 27, 2017 | Alumni, Campus Events, Student Engagement

The third annual Transfer Panel was held January 12. Current students had a unique opportunity to hear firsthand from Guttman alumni what is involved in applying, transferring, and adjusting to life at a senior college. The six alumni panelists included: Ife Akinseye- University of Buffalo/SUNY (Nursing) Reshma Jaigobin- Queens College/CUNY (Sociology) Alejandro Lopez- Pace University […]

Restorative Justice at Work: Guttman’s Office of Community Standards and Student Conduct Launches #JustAskOSC Campaign

October 3, 2016 | Student Engagement

The Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards kicked off its Weeks of Welcome Event (WOW) with a #JustAskOSC Campaign on Thursday, September 22, 2016. The launch was designed to create awareness and involvement about other campaigns, facilitate discussions about the role of the office, and invite community engagement between the Office of Conduct and […]