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 […]
- August 17, 2017
- 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, […]
- 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 […]
- 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.
- 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, […]
- 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 […]
- 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.
- 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.
- 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 […]
- 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 […]