IT Students Create Room Reservation System

March 6, 2017 | Student Feature, Technology

It was challenging to utilize the three small offices on the fifth and sixth floors created for private conversations and meetings as no reservation mechanism was in place. Guttman CIO John Stroud came up with a creative solution: He recruited six IT students to develop and implement a new room reservation App for these small […]

Guttman Students Selected for the 2017 Caucus CUNY Scholars Program

December 13, 2016 | Student Feature

Four Guttman students have been selected for the spring 2017 Caucus CUNY Scholars Program,  a local internship program for students who are interested in the service of the New York State Legislature. The 2017 recipients are: Francesco Musio, Business Administration Emerald Sanjurjo,  Liberal Arts and Sciences Ida Seck, Liberal Arts and Sciences Howlatu Sowe,  Liberal Arts […]

Two Guttman Students Build Drone to Support Scientific Research

July 14, 2016 | Academics, Student Feature, Technology

During the Spring I 2016 session, first-year Guttman students Miguel Almonte Hidalgo and Marcos Fermin Lopez were hired by Derek Tesser, Instructor in Biology, as work-study students to build a quadcopter (four propeller, multirotor copter) for environmental remote sensing research. This quadcopter will be used during the Spring II Global Guttman trip to the Itapoa […]

Women of GRIT Attend National Conference for College Women Student Leaders

June 8, 2016 | Experiential Learning, Student Feature

Huddled together at the New York Port Authority Bus Terminal at 5:20 am on June 2, 2016, were seven Guttman students as they prepared for the four-hour drive to the American Association of University Women (AAUW) NCCWSL conference at the University of Maryland, College Park. In these faces are the hopes and promises of a […]

SGA President Selected as a DREAMer Scholar

April 26, 2016 | Awards, Scholarships, Student Feature

Guadalupe Muller, Student Government President and urban studies major at Guttman, has been selected as a scholar for TheDream.US Scholarship. The Community College Graduate Scholarship, part of TheDream.US Scholarship, is available to community college students with demonstrated financial need who have earned their associate’s degrees and seek to complete their bachelor’s degrees. Guadalupe will be eligible […]

Guttman Students Present Their Research at National Conference

April 12, 2016 | Academics, Research, Student Feature

Guttman continuing students Regis Esteves, Lawrencia Cobbinah, and Jasline Deleon presented their research findings at the 30th annual NCUR (National Conference on Undergraduate Research) conference April 7-9 at the University of North Carolina at Asheville. The conference was sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research; Guttman is an institutional member. Regis Esteves and Lawrencia Cobbinah’s […]

Guttman Contingent Participates in Student Policy Summit

April 5, 2016 | Academics, Student Feature

On April 2 and 3, Sebastien Buttet, Associate Professor of Business Administration, and Student Success Advocates Marlene Leo and Nelson Castro accompanied 18 students from the Economics of Social Issues course to attend A Ticket to the Middle Class: A Student Public Policy Summit on Higher Education. This two-day event was coordinated by Keene State […]

Guttman Student Selected as Newman Civic Fellow for 2016

March 31, 2016 | Awards, Student Feature

Cecilia Mendez, a first-year generation student majoring in Urban Studies, has been selected as a 2016 Newman Civic Fellow for her demonstrated commitment to public leadership and her community. Student leaders across the country like Cecilia are nominated for using their college experiences to better understand themselves, the root causes of social issues, and effective […]

Guttman Student Participates in 2016 CUNY NYS Model Senate Project

March 24, 2016 | Student Feature, Student Government

On March 19, Enya Lorimer, a Liberal Arts and Sciences major, represented Guttman at the 2016 CUNY New York State Model Senate Project. Students debated the issue of paid family care leave. The Model Senate Session, now in its 20th year, is designed to provide CUNY SOMOS student participants a unique opportunity to develop leadership […]

Guttman Partners with the DO School and the NYCEDC on Program to Solve Real-World Problems

December 21, 2015 | Awards, Career Development, Community Service, Experiential Learning, Student Feature

Guttman Community College, the DO School, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), and nine other New York City Universities have come together to launch Innovate NYC, a new landmark program in New York City’s higher education system that will enable students to learn-by-doing by co-creating social innovations in order to solve real-world community problems. […]