Guttman College Partners with H. Lavity Stoutt Community College to Promote Collaborative Academic Opportunities
December 16, 2022 | Academics, Community Service, Events, Publication, Student Engagement
New York, N.Y., and Tortola, B.V.I. (December 9, 2022) – Stella and Charles Guttman Community College of the City University of New York is excited to announce that it will be partnering with H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) in the British Virgin Islands to promote collaborative academic opportunities between these innovative institutions. The […]
Over 100 Prospective Students Attended Guttman Open House
December 15, 2022 | Admissions, Campus Events, Community Service, Events, First Year Experience, Publication, Student Event
The College welcomed New York City high school students and provided on-the-spot acceptance, NEW YORK, NY (December 13, 2022) – Over 100 high school students attended an Open House at Stella and Charles Guttman Community College on Saturday, December 3, 2022. During the event, students received information about admissions, learned about the College’s academic programs […]
Guttman Students in Urban Studies Participate in Social Justice Walk and Book Talk
June 21, 2022 | Academics, Events, Publication, Urban Studies
Guttman Hosts Its First Year Experience (FYE) Summer Institute
June 20, 2022 | Academics, Events, Faculty, First Year Experience, Publication
Guttman Celebrates LGBTQI+ Pride Month
June 3, 2022 | Events, Student Engagement
June is LGBTQIA+ Pride Month, and Guttman Community College is excited to honor and celebrate our amazing LGBTQIA+ community! The first Pride march was held in 1970 and has since become an annual civil rights demonstration. Over the years, its purpose has broadened to include recognition of the fight against AIDS and to remember those we have lost to illness, violence and neglect. The college invites students, faculty, and staff to attend some of the many events happening across New York City, including Pride celebrations and marches. Indeed, CUNY will be marching in some of the parades, and Guttman hopes that many of you will join us!
Happy Lunar New Year
February 1, 2022 | Events, President's Office
Happy Lunar New Year! Nearly 2 billion people worldwide recognize this holiday signifying rebirth and renewal. I understand that many of you are celebrating at home or virtually, given the ongoing pandemic conditions and I wish you a wonderful set of celebrations to ring in the new year. Yesterday marked the end of the year of the Ox and today marks the start of the year of the Tiger.
Celebrating Black History Month
February 1, 2022 | Events, President's Office
As a Black college president, I will always be cognizant of the people and communities that we serve and intend this message to be the beginning of a more systematized effort to acknowledge all our histories and lived experiences. Throughout this Black History Month, you will see many announcements, events, and calls to celebrate our Blackness and I encourage you to make time to do so.
Doctor Saidiya V. Hartman Visits with FYE Faculty
January 23, 2022 | Academics, Events, Faculty, First Year Experience, Publication
Doctor Saidiya V. Hartman, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University and author of several publications, including the award-winning Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Social Upheaval (2020), will visit Guttman’s First-Year Experience (FYE) faculty and staff on Thursday, January 27th, to discuss the significance of Humanities research, writing, and teaching within American studies and beyond. Specific attention will be paid to identity and representation and linguistic and social justice as they relate to the FYE, including two new American Studies courses and a Composition sequence that focuses on these themes.
Student Government Association and United Men of Color Pay Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. with a Memorial Event
January 14, 2022 | Events, Student Engagement, Student Government, United Men of Color (UMOC)
Guttman Community College is celebrating MLK, Jr. Day with an event honoring the civil rights icon. The MLK Tribute and Memorial event is organized by Guttman’s Student Government Association and United Men of Color. The community is invited to join the event on Monday, January 17th at 1 pm online at bit.ly/GCCMLK2022.
LGBTQ+ History Celebration at Guttman Community College
October 6, 2021 | Campus Events, Events, Student Engagement
To celebrate LGBTQ+ History, Guttman Community College will feature an array of events throughout the month of October. Located in the heart of New York City – the birthplace of the LGBTQ+ Rights Movement and home to a vibrant LGBTQ+ community – the College is proud to honor the history and the future of our LGBTQ+ family.