• First Meeting of College Council Under New Governance Plan

    February 21, 2018

      The inaugural meeting of the College Council under Guttman’s new Governance Plan was held February 21, 2018. Scott E. Evenbeck, College President, welcomed attendees and gave introductions. Stuart Cochran, Dean of Strategic Planning and Accreditation, then reviewed the Council Responsibilities and Council and Standing Committee membership under the new Governance Plan.  He provided an […]

  • College Convenes Academic Senate

    February 15, 2018

    With the implementation of Guttman’s new Governance Plan on February 1, 2018, the College convened its inaugural meeting of the Academic Senate on February 14. The Academic Senate will provide a forum to discuss, review, and recommend procedures, policies, and practices related to academic matters. Recommendations will be referred to the College Council or one […]

  • College Holds First Peer-to-Peer Conference for Students

    February 14, 2018

    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, […]

  • New York Assemblyman Blake Visits College

    February 9, 2018

    As part of its Black History Month celebration, Guttman Community College was proud to welcome the Honorable New York Assemblyman Michael Blake on February 9. Assemblyman Blake gave a passionate talk to students, encouraging them to be ‘resilient risers’ who do not sit on the sidelines but instead participate. “You can change the paradigm for […]

  • All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting Focuses on Equity and Inclusion

    February 7, 2018

    The semi-annual All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting took place on January 31, 2018. Faculty and staff gathered to discuss the theme of equity and inclusion in our diverse community. President Evenbeck opened the meeting by welcoming everyone and providing updates on College initiatives and projects, including major milestones such as the implementation of a new Governance Plan, […]

  • 2017 Faculty and Staff Awards Presented

    February 7, 2018

    On January 31, 2018, the second annual awards were presented to faculty and staff in recognition of their outstanding service, commitment and dedication to the College during the All-College Faculty-Staff Meeting. Awardees were nominated by their colleagues. Faculty Awards: The Paul Naish Award for Excellence in Teaching: Claire King. The Paul Naish Award for Excellence […]

  • Faculty Scholarship – Fall 2017– Scholarly Publications

    February 2, 2018

    Guttman Community College faculty members have published a variety of outstanding scholarly articles, books, and reviews this fall. Below are the highlights.   Marcus Allen, Professor of Political Science and Urban Studies, co-authored “Survey of African American Portrayal in Introductory Textbooks in American Government/Politics: A Report of the APSA Standing Committee on the Status of […]

  • Faculty Scholarship –Fall 2017– Conference Presentations

    February 2, 2018

    Guttman Community College faculty members presented their research at leading national and international academic conferences this fall. Below is a summary. Ria Banerjee, Assistant Professor of English, presented “Weddings and Marriages: Mary Butts and English Responses to Stability and Change” at the Modernism Studies Conference in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in August 2017. This paper argues […]

  • Guttman Students Capture Their Communities through Photographs

    January 26, 2018

    Guttman students majoring in Liberal Arts and Sciences will graduate with direct and thorough exposure to photojournalism after Fall II in Dr. Nicola Blake’s capstone course, LASC 254 – The Witness: Lending Lens to a Social Issue. On January 17, New York-based documentary photographer Laylah Amatullah Barrayn ran an immersive in-class workshop, sharing her path to […]

  • 2nd Annual Global Learning Summit Engages Participants

    January 26, 2018

    The College held its second Global Learning Summit (GLS) on January 10 for students who have traveled globally (including alumni). Co-sponsored by the Office of Partnerships and Community Engagement and the Office of Academic Affairs, the summit brought students together to re-visit what they learned about themselves, one other and the world. Discussions centered on […]