External Affairs



Guttman Selected to Participate in AAC&U’s TRHT-Focused Campus Climate Assessment Toolkit

February 10, 2022 | Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging, External Affairs, Research

Guttman Community College has been selected as one of nineteen institutions nationwide to participate in The American Association of Colleges and Universities’ (AAC&U) development of a Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT)–Focused Campus Climate Assessment Toolkit. One of only three community colleges on the prestigious list, Guttman’s team will provide valuable insight regarding the opportunities and challenges of engaging in EDIB work on college campuses, and aid in the creation of a nationwide-toolkit that AAC&U will use to implement TRHT initiatives at other institutions. 

Guttman Community College Partners with Google and Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) for Grow with Google HSI Career Readiness Program

January 24, 2022 | Academics, Career Development, Experiential Learning, External Affairs, In the Media

Guttman Community College has been selected as one of four CUNY community colleges to participate in the Grow with Google Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) Career Readiness Program to help Latinx students prepare for the workforce through digital skills and career workshops. 

Salute to Graduates Ceremony to Feature Two Distinguished Guest Speakers

June 15, 2021 | Campus Events, Commencement, Events, External Affairs, In the Media, Student Event

This year’s Salute to Graduates virtual ceremony honoring the Guttman Community College Class of 2021 will feature two distinguished guest speakers. Mr. Michael Lawrence Collins, vice president at JFF, and Mr. Joshua “J1” Raiford, Director of Hip Hop at Pandora and Program Director at SXM Pandora, will deliver their messages to graduating students during the June 17th ceremony, broadcast on YouTube at 2:00 pm.

Guttman Community College Partners with LaGuardia Community College on Program to Virtually Connect Young People Around the World—Funded by Stevens Initiative

April 7, 2021 | Academics, Experiential Learning, External Affairs, Faculty, Global Guttman, Grants, Humanities and Social Sciences

Grantees will bring together thousands of young people from the United States and the Middle East and North Africa for an exciting opportunity to engage with global peers through virtual exchange.

Chancellor Matos Rodríguez Appoints Interim President of Guttman Community College

May 12, 2020 | Academics, External Affairs, In the Media, President's Office

CUNY Chancellor Félix V. Matos Rodríguez today announced the appointment of Doris Cintrón, a CUNY alumna who has held numerous leadership positions in higher education and is now Senior Associate Provost for academic affairs, assessment and accreditation at The City College of New York, as interim president of Guttman Community College.

Proskauer Rose LLP Visits Guttman Community College

May 12, 2016 | Career Development, External Affairs

Proskauer Rose LLP is committed to student success. In a time when colleges are documenting a rise in food insecurity on campuses, the firm showed its commitment to removing barriers to student success by investing time and resources in Guttman students. On May 12, 2016, senior VPs, Partners, lawyers, and staff, spent the afternoon serving […]

Proskauer Gives Gift to College to Support Students

May 21, 2015 | Advancement, External Affairs

Proskauer, a leading global law firm based in New York, recently gave Guttman Community College a $5,000 gift to support students. The proceeds are being used to provide students who request food and lunch money from the Carroll and Milton Petrie Student Emergency Grant Fund $25 gift cards to the SUBWAY restaurant chain to purchase […]

CUNY, Donors Give $30M to Help Dreamers Get College Degree

May 7, 2015 | External Affairs, In the Media

The City University of New York partnered with The Dream U.S. Foundation last year to provide scholarships to undocumented students who have filed for temporary legal status. On May 5 The Dream U.S. founder and former Washington Post owner Donald Graham and hedge fund manager Bill Ackman announced at the CUNY Graduate Center in Midtown […]

College Hosts 13th Annual Citizenship-NOW! Call-In

April 28, 2015 | Alumni, Events, External Affairs

The 13th annual CUNY/Daily News Citizenship NOW! phone bank event hosted at Guttman Community College opened on April 27 and will run through May 1. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo gave the keynote remarks at a morning press conference. The Governor praised the University’s efforts on behalf of immigration: “…this is a beautiful testament to what […]

College Welcomes New VP for Administration and Finance

December 5, 2014 | External Affairs, President's Office

Mary E. Coleman has joined the Senior Staff at Stella and Charles Guttman Community College to serve as the Interim Vice President for Administration and Finance. She is a dedicated and long-serving CUNY administrator. Most recently, she served for 17 years as the Vice President for Finance and Administration at Bronx Community College. Before working […]