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  • 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 […]

  • Guttman President Attends Historic Excelsior Scholarship Signing

    April 13, 2017

    On April 12 New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo held a ceremonial signing of the historic Excelsior Scholarship with special Guest Hillary Clinton at LaGuardia Community College. The Excelsior Scholarship makes earning an associate’s or bachelor’s degree at a New York public college or university tuition-free for families making less than $125,000. New York is […]

  • Professor Discusses Financial Literacy for Students in Article Q&A

    April 10, 2017

    Marla A. Sole, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, discusses the best ways to foster financial literary for students in a Q& A with WalletHub (March 29, 2017).

  • Guttman Student Selected for the 2017 Innovate NYC Program

    April 10, 2017

    Melisa Castro, a Guttman Liberal Arts and Sciences major, has been selected for the 2017 Innovate NYC program. This landmark initiative, run by the DO School and supported by the Newman’s Own Foundation, is a collaboration among 11 New York City area universities. The program empowers students with skills for the 21st century economy through […]

  • Middle States Accreditation Team Visits College

    March 29, 2017

    The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accreditation site visit was held at the College March 26-29. The accreditation evaluation team was chaired by Dr. Karen Stout, President and CEO of Achieving the Dream. The other members of the team include: Ellie A. Fogarty, a Middle States Vice President and liaison to the College William […]

  • College Featured in New York Times Opinion Piece

    March 28, 2017

    Guttman Community College is featured in the New York Times opinion piece At College, a Guided Path on Which to Find Oneself (March 28, 2017):  

  • Student Reflects on Value of EOW Course and Internship

    March 17, 2017

    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 […]

  • Guttman Welcomes New House 7 Students

    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. […]

  • IT Students Create Room Reservation System

    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 […]