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  • Meet Guttman’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2017

    May 22, 2017

    Guttman Community College is proud to announce its Valedictorian, Daniel Plastrik, and Salutatorian,  Miralem Dervisevic, for the 2017 graduating class. Both students embody perseverance, dedication, and a strong desire to succeed and both will continue their studies at four-year colleges in the fall. Daniel Plastrik is a New Yorker who chose to attend Guttman Community […]

  • Professor Discusses Best Practices for Writing Assignments to Engage Students

    May 19, 2017

    Ria Banerjee, Assistant Professor of English, discusses how a good assignment for a typical writing course should meet students at different levels of academic skills and engagement in The Hechinger Report (May16, 2017).

  • Guttman among the Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges for 2017

    May 18, 2017

    Guttman Community College is among 11 institutions selected by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education as the 2017 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges. The findings are published in the May 18, 2017, edition of the magazine. Through partnership with the Center for Higher Education Enterprise (CHEE) at Ohio State University and the National […]

  • 2017 Student Awards and Recognition Ceremony

    May 15, 2017

    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 […]

  • Professor Receives CUNY Grant

    May 4, 2017

    Ria Banerjee, Assistant Professor of English, is the recipient of a CUNY Summer Collaborative Research Opportunity Grant for 2017 for her project: On the Page and Embodied: Fostering the Revised Taxonomy of Learning through Drama in Two Literature Classrooms. The research study seeks to fill a gap in current studies of student experiences encountering drama […]

  • Guttman Students Present at Anthropology Forum

    May 3, 2017

    On May 1, Guttman students Shenice Greene, Onasis Cirineo and Dwayne McCallum traveled with Professor Kristina Baines and Cool Anthropology Co-Director Victoria Costa to the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, to discuss their collaborative work on the Shifting Stereotypes project at the anthropology departmental colloquium. At the invitation of the department, the Shifting Stereotypes team presented […]

  • College Welcomes New Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost

    May 2, 2017

    Howard M. Wach has joined Guttman Community College as the new Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost. Dr. Wach began his academic career as a historian, completing his doctorate at Brandeis University after undergraduate studies at Nassau Community College and the State University of New York at Albany. Prior to joining Guttman, Dr. Wach […]

  • Professor Co-Authors Science Article with Student

    April 27, 2017

    Chulsung Kim, Professor of Science, has co-authored the article Application of Commercial Coffee for the Remediation of Hexavalent Chromium-Contaminated Water with Regis Esteves, Guttman Class of 2016, in the journal Water, Air, & Soil Pollution (April 2017, 228:161). Regis is now enrolled at SUNY Buffalo.

  • Noted Human Rights Activist Visits College

    April 26, 2017

    Cristina Coc, Maya leader and noted human rights activist, spoke at Guttman on April 25 about issues impacting Indigenous people. Students participating in the Global Guttman Belize program and those currently enrolled in the Environmental Ethics course were among the attendees. Cristina Coc was in New York as a delegate with the United Nations Permanent […]

  • Guttman Finalist for Hobsons® 2017 Education Advances Award

    April 14, 2017

    Guttman Community College is a finalist for the 2017 Hobsons® Education Advances Awards recognizing innovative approaches to helping students succeed. Joining Guttman as finalists in the higher education Student Success category are Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD, and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Green Bay, WI. In the higher education Admissions and Enrollment category, the finalists […]