Bhikhaji “B” Maneckji recently sat down with us to discuss why he helped to establish the Last Mile Scholarship. View the video to learn why he supports CCRI and our students.
Through Nov. 10, students, faculty and staff can access thousands of films from on campus via the video streaming service Kanopy.
CCRI’s Knight Campus Student Government invites children and their families to a “Trunk or Treat” community trick-or-treating event from 5 to 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 29, in the faculty/staff parking lot at the Warwick campus.
The largest individual gift in the Community College of Rhode Island’s 53-year history will provide students with critical funding to help them persist to graduation. Local philanthropist Bhikhaji Maneckji’s $500,000 donation will be used to create the Last Mile scholarship, which will help remove barriers so students can graduate, enter the workforce or pursue a bachelor’s degree more quickly.
CCRI will provide on-campus seasonal flu shots for students, faculty and staff in September and October.
As many of you have no doubt noticed, our new rotary and upgraded crosswalk, which was constructed as part of the five-year Warwick Renewal project, has caused some confusion for students who are dropped off at our college.
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.
Members of the Flanagan, Knight and Liston Campus Collegiate DECA, along with advisers Joanne Orabone, Barbara Nauman and Carol Rowey, attended the International Career Development Conference (ICDC) in Anaheim, California, and returned with outstanding success stories.
Thank you to all who participated in our “Strategic Issues” open forums during the month of April. The data gathered during these discussions will guide us towards the next phase of our plan, “Finalizing Goals and Building for Long-Term Success.”
The Frank DePetrillo Project Undercover Award supplies diapers to parents and/or legal guardians enrolled in at least their second semester at CCRI who demonstrate financial need. Applicants must be a parent or legal guardian of a child age 0-7 or an expectant parent whose child will be born by the start of the award, Sept. 5, 2017.