2017 Student Awards and Recognition Ceremony

May 15, 2017 | Awards, Student Event

On May 11 Guttman Community College held its third annual Student Awards & Recognition Ceremony to honor outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and community engagement. The event was hosted by Charles H. Pryor, II, Dean of Student Engagement, with student performances by Angel Rodrigues, Khali James, and Onasis Cirineo. AWARD PRESENTATIONS Beta Phi Gamma Phi Theta […]

Guttman’s Women’s History Month: A Celebration and Reflection on Social Responsibility and Civic Engagement

July 11, 2016 | Events, Student Event

The Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards collaborated with the Women’s Resource Center, United Men of Color (UMOC)—a CUNY Black Male Initiative affiliate, Guttman’s Women against Violence (GWAV) and Guttman’s Men against Violence (GMAV) to present two major events in March 2016. These events served the dual purpose of continuing thought-provoking conversations raised in […]

Women of GRIT Paints Broadway Purple

April 29, 2016 | Student Event

On April 27, the Women of GRIT and their mentors spent the afternoon at the matinee performance of the riveting revival of The Color Purple. In a simplified set comprised of wood panels and chairs, Guttman students and professional mentors were taken back in time to revisit an iconic story of American literature and culture. […]

GRIT Launches Its Second Cohort of Students

March 21, 2016 | Experiential Learning, Student Event

The Women of Gratitude, Resilience, Integrity, and Talent (GRIT) mentorship program held its second annual kickoff event for incoming mentors and mentees on February 23. Mentors for the 2016-2017 academic year are women who have excelled in their careers and have a deep commitment to service. The GRIT program welcomes Lisa Bova-Hiatt, Executive Director, NY […]

Guttman Students Visit Washington, DC

March 2, 2016 | Academics, Student Event

On February 26, 30 Guttman students traveled to Washington, DC, for the Hollowed Grounds: Sites of African American Memories trip as part of Guttman’s celebration of Black History Month. The program was funded through the Guttman endowment and planned by Karla Fuller, Assistant Professor of Science, and Marcus Allen, Associate Professor of Urban Studies and […]

Competition Showcases Student Programming Talents

December 17, 2015 | Academics, Student Event

Students in Assistant Professor Jinzhong Niu’s INFT 211: Programming I course held a competition on December 16 as part of the class’ signature project. Students coded Java programs to control LEGO EV3 robots to follow a black, oval track on a white map using a color sensor. Charles Gutwirth-Avramoff, an Information Technology major, was the […]

College Welcomes Berlin Students as Part of Global Ambassadors Program

May 29, 2015 | Academics, Experiential Learning, Student Event

The Guttman Global Ambassadors Program (2014-2015) was a success thanks to the support of Guttman’s administration, faculty, staff, the Stella and Charles Guttman Foundation, and, of course, the 10 outstanding graduating students who represented the program so well.  The program ran from October 2014 through May 2015 and each of the three phases was excellent. […]

Students Attend 44th Annual State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus

March 2, 2015 | Student Event

Five Guttman Community College student leaders attended the 44th annual NY State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus (NYSABPRL) conference in Albany during the February 14 weekend: Alba Luz Gonzalez, Karen Alvarez, Adrian Escoto, Bianca Vigo, and Rosalie Chan. The students participated in many conference activities during their three days in Albany, including […]

Guttman Student Wins CUNY’s 2014 Intramural Chess Championships

December 3, 2014 | Student Event, Student Feature

After an intense competition, Andres Lopez, a first-year student at Guttman Community College, took home the trophy at this year’s CUNY 2014 Intramural Chess Championships, held November 21 at Baruch College. “It feels great, “Lopez said, “and I don’t even remember how I learned to play.” Chess is among the twelve sports represented at the […]

Guttman Celebrates Writing Month

November 10, 2014 | Academics, Student Event

On November 6, the Office of Student Engagement, in collaboration with Guttman writing professors Drs. Nicola Blake and Lori Ungemah, hosted “Guttman Celebrates Writing Month: If You Show Me Yours, I Will Show You Mine” in the Atrium. Participating students each selected the name of an historic or famous person or a fictional character, including […]