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Liston Student Clubs & Organizations

Welcome! We hope that you can find a student group or program that interests you in Student Life at CCRI! If you notice there is a student group that isn't represented at the Liston Campus, or you would like to create a new student group, please see the List of suggested New Groups.

Student groups are responsible for sending updated contact information and revised student group constitutions to the Office of Student Life and/or the Office of Student Government. Please email such information to your Liston Student Government at and/or

Liston Student Programs

Collegiate DECA

Collegiate DECA  has two chapters operating out of the Flanagan and Liston campuses. DECA members are enrolled in Management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship and other business-oriented programs. This co-curricular organization has over 180,000 members internationally. The goals of Collegiate DECA are to prepare its members for their future career goals by focusing on leadership development, community service activities, and competition. Annually, members travel to an International conference to compete in various career areas to win awards, scholarships, prizes and obtain job opportunities. This organization combines educational and social skills into a dynamic program for all Business students.

  • Advisor: Joanne Orabone
  • Phone: 401-455-6107_resources-2019_resources-2019_resources-2019


Liston Honor Societies

Kappa Beta Delta

The purpose of Kappa Beta Delta is to encourage and recognize scholarship and accomplishment among students of business pursuing associate degrees; and, to encourage and promote personal and professional improvement and a life distinguished by honorable service to humankind.

Phi Theta Kappa ( Honor Society )

Phi Theta Kappa is an international honor society organization for 2-year colleges throughout the United States and abroad. Its intent is to recognize the most successful students academically. To be eligible for entrance at the Community College of Rhode Island, students must have a 3.75 GPA or above, with a minimum of 24 and no more than 60 earned credits, be a matriculating, degree-seeking student and be of good character. Membership in Phi Theta Kappa is regarded as a high honor and is noted on student's transcript.