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Project ExCEL Empowers Students to Break through Language Barriers

Rhode Island College Impact

Project ExCEL — Excellence in College for English Learners — supports multilingual and bilingual students by providing academic and nonacademic support.

New Special Education Scholarship

Rhode Island College Impact

The love and support for RIC students by late Professor Emeritus Joseph McCormick continues

Alumnus Puts Fitness on Wheels

When COVID shut down his indoor gym, Shane Crellin took it outside and then made it mobile.

4 Students Take History from the Class to a Podcast

Co-hosts of “Operation History” (pictured in photo from top down) David Tibbitts, Maria DiScuillo, Derek Larivee and Lauren McDonough

Post-COVID Predictions

It’s never easy to look into the future, yet when five Rhode Island College faculty members were asked to offer their predictions of what a post-COVID RIC campus might look like they agreed to take the plunge.

Preparing for Post-COVID Mental Health Challenges in Campus Life

RIC faculty, staff and students are transitioning back to face-to-face interactions on campus. But what is the healthiest way to return to “normal”?

Community and Public Health Program Serves a Need in Rhode Island and Beyond

Rhode Island College Impact

Rhode Island College is working hard to fill the gaps in health literacy and overcome language barriers in the state.

Working with Individuals in Crisis: Alumna Alicia Ead

Alicia Ead is a busy professional. Her specialties are twofold: autism education and working with high-risk, crisis-level psychiatric patients.

Conference Explores Post-Floyd Police Reform

Since George Floyd was killed in 2020 at the hands of police officers in Minneapolis, law enforcement organizations across the nation have been working to build greater trust and legitimacy within communities they’re sworn to protect and serve.

Alumnus Rises from Troubled Youth to Governor's Confidant

RIC alum Chris Farrell remains loyal to the mentor who embraced him and guided his path for a career in politics.