Community College of Rhode Island

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    • Read moreSummer of science - Six CCRI students gained in-depth lab and field experience with research mentors at colleges and universities across the state though the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships program. [Read more]
    • Read moreNationally recognized - Meet the new leaders of the college's Student Veterans Organization, which recently received Student Veterans Association Chapter of the Month honors for its work at CCRI. [Read more]
    • Read moreBack to the classroom - Students returned to CCRI's campuses for the first week of classes as the college began its 50th academic year. [Read more]
    • Read moreSidewalks, walls are his canvas - By day, Michael Macaulay crunches numbers that help the college better understand the needs of its students. But outside of work, he practices a different art form. [Read more]
    • Read moreOpening Day Convocation - Jim Flanagan, son of the college's first president, William Flanagan, helped open the 2014-15 academic year and kick off CCRI's 50th anniversary celebration at the Knight Campus event. [Read more]
    • Read moreSuccess on and off the green - Recent CCRI graduate Chris Lussier, who won Unified Team gold in the Special Olympics this summer, said his experience as a student-athlete helped him persevere and earn his certificate. [Read more]
    • Read moreHonored in his field - Assistant Professor David Vito is being recognized for his dedication to bioscience education and advocacy with Tech Collective's Community Leader Award. [Read more]
    • Read moreInitiative leads to internship - When student Chinda Thongvilay saw a flier about a “hackathon” this summer, it was the beginning of his work to help a startup virtual reality software creator with its marketing efforts. [Read more]
    • Read moreWarwick mayor salutes CCRI – In a Providence Journal commentary, Mayor Scott Avedisian, who serves as honorary chairman of the college’s 50th anniversary celebration, highlights the institution’s impact on the community. [Read more]
    • Read moreHelping students complete degrees - The college has introduced two new programs, Second Chance and Finish Now, to assist students who have stopped progressing toward earning their degree or certificate. [Read more]
    • Read moreFinding a new beginning - After a cancer diagnosis, Christopher Becote decided to do something he always wanted – attend CCRI, where he is now working toward a career in computer networking. [Read more]
    • Read moreNew security feature - Emergency light stations that connect to the CCRI Campus Police have been installed at the Flanagan Campus in Lincoln and the Liston Campus in Providence. [Read more]
    • Read moreFirst in the country - The CCRI Alumni Association has partnered with Alex and Ani to create the first-ever community college wire charm bangle in the country. Sales will support scholarships and book awards for students. [Read more]
Last Updated: 9/15/14