In her comments at the Convocation, President Hughes stated that the college will be renewing its focus on safety and security this academic year. College Police will be leading this effort that will feature communication and training of students, staff and faculty.
The CCRI Writing Center offers free services and workshops to CCRI students, faculty and staff members. This includes help with prewriting, organizing, creating thesis statements and topic sentences, writing summaries, editing and more.
Disability Services for Students is offering a free professional development opportunity for CCRI faculty and staff this fall – a semester-long hybrid course addressing accessibility, disability and culture.
Beginning with the Fall 2017 semester, academic deans would be assigned to the Liston and Flanagan Campuses. I am happy to announce that Dr. Thomas Sabbagh, Dean of Business, Science and Technology, will be assigned to the Liston Campus and Dr. Hilary Jansson, Interim Dean of Health and Rehabilitative Sciences, will be assigned to the Flanagan Campus
Our annual CCRI Opening Day Convocation will be held on Thursday, Aug. 31, at the Knight Campus in Warwick. A continental breakfast will be served in the Great Hall from 8 to 8:45 a.m.
I am pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Sabbagh, Ph.D., as dean of Business, Science and Technology. He has been working in higher education for more than 25 years and has filled this role on an interim basis for CCRI since Jan. 1. He previously served as the interim program director for the TAACCCT-3…