First-year Guttman student Onasis Cirineo reflects on the importance of the Ethnographies of Work (EOW) course, his work with Guttman’s United Men of Color (U-MOC) program, and his internship at the New York City Employment & Training Coalition (NYCETC) in a blog for NYC Workforce Weekly published March 15. For his fall EOW career paper […]
- March 17, 2017
- March 6, 2017
Guttman held its second Winter Bridge program February 27 through March 3, welcoming 75 new students who will begin classes in Spring I. Classes were held daily from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm; students also participated in co-curricular activities, and conducted an interview at a non-profit organization on the Bridge theme of the American Dream. […]
- March 6, 2017
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 […]
- March 3, 2017
Forest Fisher, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, has co-authored the article Using Technology to Prompt Good Questions about Distributions in Statistics in Mathematics Teacher (March 2017, Vol. 110., Issue 7) published by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
- February 27, 2017
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 […]
- February 27, 2017
Karla Smith Fuller, Assistant Professor of Biology, has published an article in The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy about having students create digital storyboards using ePortfolio image galleries to help them visualize and better understand muscle contraction and related scientific concepts.
- February 2, 2017
Guttman’s Inaugural Civility Week 2017 concluded on January 19 with an action-oriented workshop focused on the collective challenge of responding to the incivility of the recent presidential campaign. During this historic time in the nation, the Civility Task Force presented seven events over the course of the week designed to raise awareness about the functions […]
- January 31, 2017
A Hechinger Report article from January 30 highlights Guttman’s innovative approach to providing developmental support within the curriculum rather than offering separate, non-credit-bearing remedial courses to enhance student success.
- January 18, 2017
Guttman Community College observes Black History Month with an array of activities focusing on Black Excellence. Organized by the Black History Month Committee, led by Assistant Director of Peer Mentoring Andrew Bennett, activities will include social events, film screenings, performances, lectures and more. To greet the celebratory month, the college will host a kick-off event […]
- January 13, 2017
On January 11, 2017, at the All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting, staff awards were presented for the first time to recognize outstanding service, dedication and commitment to the College community. President Awards: Elisa Hertz- Rising Leader Jason Cutrone- Community Service and Collaboration Elie Yoesoep- Community Service and Collaboration Janine Harris- Individual Development Melissa Arias- PROS Collaboration: Melissa […]