• Guttman Student Leader Selected as Kaplan Scholar

    August 17, 2017

    Hector Castillo, a Guttman sophomore, has won the prestigious Kaplan Educational Foundation scholarship that helps high-potential associate-degree students complete their bachelor’s degrees. Hector is the first-ever Kaplan Scholar from Guttman Community Colleges since the program’s inception, and is part of a cohort of seven CUNY community college students chosen this year.  He is an active […]

  • Professor Leads Panel Discussion at AACC Summer Institute

    August 9, 2017

    Guttman faculty member, and ACE Fellow, Dr. Nicola Blake, facilitated an important panel discussion at this year’s American Association of Community College Summer Presidents Academy Summer Institute (PASI). The AACC Presidents Academy Summer Institute (PASI) is an annual professional development program for CEOs and presidents of member community colleges, providing intensive focus on current challenges, […]

  • Guttman Students Participate in Newest CUNY Arts Initiative Partnership

    August 7, 2017

    As part of the CUNY Arts Initiative, four Guttman Community College students are working with the New 42nd Street College Corps to gain exposure to the art world. They have paying jobs as theater ushers and receive one-on-one mentorship and counseling from the New 42nd Street staff. The College Corps is the most recent addition […]

  • Professor Discusses Importance of Family-Friendly Workplace Policies in News Article

    August 3, 2017

    Mary Gatta, Associate Professor of Sociology at Guttman, was recently interviewed for a Talent Economy article discussing ways to improve equality and access in gender-dominated jobs. Professor Gatta specifically mentions the importance of implementing women- and family-friendly workplace policies.

  • College Holds Phi Theta Kappa Induction Ceremony

    July 27, 2017

    On July 27, 29 Guttman students were inducted into Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, at a special ceremony for Guttman’s Beta Phi Gamma chapter. PTK recognizes and encourages scholarship among community college students by providing opportunities to develop leadership and service, an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals, […]

  • First Comprehensive History of CUNY Co-Authored by Guttman Professor

    July 14, 2017

    Chet Jordan, Guttman Instructor in English, has co-authored a book with Anthony G. Picciano, Professor of Education Leadership at Hunter College, providing a first-ever comprehensive history of The City University of New York. CUNY’s First Fifty Years: Triumphs and Ordeals of a People’s University chronicles the evolution of the country’s largest urban university from its […]

  • Professor’s Op-Ed Evaluates Prisoner Re-Entry Programs

    June 28, 2017

    In a recent New Jersey Star Ledger op-ed, Mary Gatta, Associate Professor of Sociology at Guttman, discusses the crucial role private sector and business trades association advocacy re-entry programs play in helping former inmates successfully transition to life outside of prison.

  • Two Guttman Professors Honored as Outstanding Educators of the Year

    June 26, 2017

    Karla Smith Fuller, Assistant Professor of Biology, and Lori Ungemah, Assistant Professor of English, were among the Outstanding Educators of the Year 2017. They were honored at Education Update’s annual awards ceremony held June 23 at the Harvard Club.

  • Middle States Grants Accreditation to the College

    June 23, 2017

    Stella and Charles Guttman Community College of The City University of New York is now accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher […]

  • College Celebrates Fourth Commencement

    June 20, 2017

    Stella and Charles Guttman Community College, The City University of New York’s first new community college in more than 40 years, celebrated its fourth commencement on Monday, June 19, 2017. The commencement ceremony was held from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center/BMCC, 119 Chambers Street, New York, N.Y. Associate degrees […]