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A Third-Generation Latina Finds Connection through Language

Rhode Island College Impact

"Through the program I was able to find my voice and discover my passion for helping others.”

Trilingual Alumna is One in a Billion

Rhode Island College Impact

Being multilingual in today’s world opens many doors and brings many more opportunities

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.

Actor Retools His Trade for the World of Business

Though COVID ended Kevin Patrick Martin’s national tour of the Broadway musical “Jersey Boys,” the actor didn’t give up. He returned to Rhode Island and created a business for himself. Martin is seated far left.

GenCyber Camp at RIC Empowers Next Generation of Techies

Rhode Island College Impact

These computer science majors are prepared to take on the IT world and to teach high schoolers the ropes.

Four Years After Graduation, RIC Alum Lands Dream Job

After graduating with a degree in healthcare administration, Jon Macomber is working as an analyst at the nation's top health protection agency.

Working Behind the Scenes to Help Others Overcome

Rhode Island College Impact

The programs at the hub are aimed at people who graduate from high school but, for one reason or another, are unable to pursue a four-year degree.

From Unlikely Soldier to Honorable Veteran to Master's in Nursing

Once not certain about a military career, Tracey Giniatt, pictured at right with her daughter, advises students to consider options in the armed services.

Veteran Leads a COVID-19 Vaccine Effort in Rhode Island

Barrett devised a system to document the administration of the COVID-19 vaccine at three sites statewide.

From the Science Lab to Global Business: A RIC Alum’s Story

Rhode Island College Impact

Since graduating from RIC in ’05 with degrees in chemistry and computer science, Jide Okandeji earned a Ph.D. at Brown, became a lab chemist, filed four patents and is now managing products used in life-changing research and clinical diagnostics.