News

Archives

  • Consent Matters: Decoding Consent and Boundaries at Guttman

    September 15, 2017

    Guttman’s Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards demonstrated the college’s commitment to Consent Education by presenting “Consent is Sexy” on September 7, 2017. Designed to be part of the Office of Student Engagement series of activities during Weeks of Welcome, the interactive discussion aimed to engage new and continuing students and celebrated the start […]

  • College Continues to Graduate High Percentage of Students as It Marks Fifth-Year Anniversary

    September 8, 2017

      Guttman Community College continues to graduate students at a rate significantly above the national average for comparable two-year urban public colleges. As of August 23, 2017, Guttman Community College has conferred 228 associate degrees for the 2016-2017 academic year.  Overall, 612 students have now graduated from Guttman Community College to continue their studies or […]

  • Guttman Holds Sixth Summer Bridge Program and Convocation

    September 7, 2017

    Guttman Community College held its sixth Summer Bridge Program for incoming students August 21-September 1, 2017. Approximately 460 new students completed the required 10-day program and matriculated to begin classes in the Fall I 2017 session. Three groups of students took Bridge classes in the morning and three groups in the afternoon, corresponding to the […]

  • 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.