• Guttman Ranked No.1 Community College in New York State

    August 8, 2018

    Guttman Community College has been ranked the Best Community College in New York State by With ranking based on academic quality and affordability, Guttman led other institutions with a high score of 94.4 out of 100. The runners up, Nassau Community College and Columbia-Greene Community College obtained scores of 78.25 and 69.56, respectively. The […]

  • Students’ E-Portoflios Presented at the NYC Department of Education School Technology Summit

    August 6, 2018

    Guttman Community College Professors Marla A. Sole and Rodrigo Lobo along with Diana Zechowski, Career Strategist, and students Thomas Jones and Angie Cordoba gave a poster presentation on July 31st at the New York City Department of Education School Technology Summit.  The talk, entitled Electronic Portfolios: A Framework for Archiving and Assessing Students’ Educational Growth, described […]

  • Professor’s Research on Aging and Economic Insecurity Featured in The Lily

    August 2, 2018

    Mary Gatta, Guttman Associate Professor of Sociology, has conducted extensive research on Florida’s elderly women suffering from economic insecurity. Her scholarship was featured in the article “Women are facing economic instability in retirement age. And it shows no signs of improvement” published by The Lily, a Washington Post publication. Professor Gatta’s report shows that women […]

  • Guttman Faculty Featured in New Collection on Writing

    August 1, 2018

    Guttman faculty members Dr. Nate Mickelson, Assistant Professor of English, Dr. Daniel Collins, Associate Professor of English, and Dr. Claire King, Assistant Professor of English, are featured in the new book Writing as a Way of Staying Human in a Time that Isn’t, a collection from Vernon Press that advocates for using writing as a […]

  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Induction Ceremony Celebrates Student Achievement

    July 26, 2018

    PTK honor society inductees 2017-2018. On July 24, 35 Guttman students were inducted into Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, at special ceremony for Guttman’s Beta Phi Gamma chapter. Career Strategist Janine Agarwal, who serves as the PTK advisor, organized the event. PTK recognizes and encourages scholarship among community college students. […]

  • Student Research Showcase Takes On Interdisciplinary Approach

    July 23, 2018

    Fifty-six Students in two sections of Dr. Nicola Blake’s Composition II course created individual research proposals on a variety of topics and presented those topics to the college community on July 19, 2018. The purpose of Composition II is to enhance students’ abilities to write in different genres, with an emphasis on developing a project […]

  • Three Professors Honored as 2018 Outstanding Educators

    July 11, 2018

    Professors Claire King, Molly Makris, and Angelina Tallaj  were among the Outstanding Educators of the Year 2018. They were honored at Education Update’s annual awards ceremony held June 22 at the Harvard Club.

  • Conference Explores Ethnographies of Work Framework to Improve Education Equity and Social Mobility

    July 2, 2018

    On Tuesday, June 26, with the generous support of HERE to HERE, a Bronx-based organization that links employers, educators, and community partners to build employment opportunities among young New Yorkers, Guttman Community College hosted over 75 individuals from high schools, community colleges, four-year colleges and national organizations throughout the country for the Ethnographies of Work […]

  • Guttman’s First Year Curriculum Situates Students Within Their Communities

    June 28, 2018

    Guttman’s interdisciplinary and experiential First Year Experience is a place of transformation not only for students but also for faculty members who teach these anchor courses. Dr. Nicola Blake, Associate Professor of English and Special Assistant to the Provost, reflects on her own transformation in her article Using Visual “Bait” to Hook, Engage, and Empower New […]

  • Global Guttman Students Discuss Recent Travel Experiences

    June 26, 2018

    Global Guttman students who traveled to New Orleans and China over the spring 2018 break shared their research, reflections, photos, and videos at a celebratory presentation on May 31, 2018. Professors James Mellis and Meagan Lacy led students on a trip to New Orleans part of the LASC 295: Issues in Global Learning course, featuring […]