In Memoriam: Ernest (“Ernie”) Rubenstein

August 8, 2023 | Advancement, President's Office

The Guttman community extends it condolences to the Rubenstein family for the loss of Mr. Ernest (“Ernie”) Rubenstein. Mr. Rubenstein was a champion of Guttman Community College for many years and was very instrumental in the $15M gift that created the college. He was a strong believer in the power of education and an advocate […]

On Track with Carl Headley, Guttman Class of 2015

May 1, 2023 | Advancement, Alumni

 An intrepid member of Guttman’s inaugural class, Carl Headley graduated with his associate degree in Information Technology in 2015. He went on to earn a bachelor’s in Computer Systems at CUNY’s City Tech. In 2017, Headley applied for a position with New York’s Metropolitan Transit Authority and began his employment with the MTA in 2021.  […]

Guttman Community College Introduces Two New Information Technology Tracks in Cybersecurity and Networking 

March 15, 2023 | Academics, Advancement, International Education, President's Newsletter, Publication, Urban Studies

New York, N.Y. (March 15, 2023) – The New York State Education Department approved two new tracks within the Information Technology (IT) programs of study at Stella and Charles Guttman Community College: Information Technology, A.A.S –Cybersecurity and Networking tracks. The two new tracks will enable students to tailor their education to specific interests and learn […]

New York City Council Member Eric Dinowitz Visits Guttman to Create College Access and Support for Students with Disabilities

March 10, 2023 | Advancement, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

NEW YORK, N.Y. (March 10, 2023) – Guttman Community College, part of the City University of New York (CUNY), welcomed New York City Council Member Eric Dinowitz to campus on Tuesday, March 7. The council member spoke with students, staff and administration about his new legislation, Intro 660-A, which is designed to help high school […]

Guttman Community College Foundation Board of Directors Welcomes Three New Members

January 10, 2023 | Advancement, President's Office

Additional Directors Will Support College’s Continued Growth During 10th Anniversary Year and Beyond NEW YORK, N.Y. (January 10, 2023) – The Guttman Community College Foundation Board of Directors announces three new members of the Board, elected Wednesday, December 14, 2022. Board Chair Andre D. White and Board Directors Dr. Eva M. Fernández and Jeffrey Gu […]

Guttman Community College Strengthens the Financial Planning and Literacy Skills of Its Students

December 1, 2022 | Advancement, Early Career Experience Program, Grants, Student Engagement, Student Feature

Stella and Charles Guttman Community College are strengthening the financial planning and literacy skills of its students! The Grow Your Money Workshop Series is a year-long series that introduces the student body to financial knowledge through leveraging real-world applications.   The workshop series is facilitated by Uriah Brown, Student Success Advocate, and overseen by Dr. […]

Guttman Awarded $2.9M Grant to Advance Latinx and Underrepresented Students by Strengthening Financial Literacy, Transfer Performance & Career Preparation.

October 6, 2021 | Academics, Advancement, Awards, Career Development, Ethnographies of Work, Experiential Learning, Faculty, Grants, Research

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Dr. Niesha Ziehmke and Dean of Faculty and Academic Affairs Dr. Nicola Blake have been awarded a U.S. Department of Education Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Title V Grant for Project Adelante: Advancing Latinx and Underrepresented Students by Strengthening Financial Literacy, Transfer Performance & Career Preparation. The Project aims to offer Latino/a/x and underrepresented students a coordinated set of culturally responsive experiences designed to improve their financial literacy, preparation to transfer to a four-year institution, and preparation to enter a career, and in so doing boost their academic performance and degree completion, thereby advancing their economic security and mobility.