Community College of Rhode Island

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Contact Information

Naglaa Gaafar
Director
Programming
nagaafar@ccri.edu

Office:
Knight Campus
Room # 4218
Tel:
  825-2407

Dr. Jessica Geier
Director
Research & Outreach
jgeier@ccri.edu

Office:
Knight Campus
Room #3574
Tel: 825-2384

Khadiyjah Jordan
website Content Manager
kajordon@ccri.edu

College Now

The Center will support and augment the efforts of the College Now initiative through Program expansion to include a larger number of students across the State of Rhode Island. College Now includes the following services:

  1. Exposure to creative curricula tailored to address students’ academic needs and build on structures already in place within their high schools
  2. Early identification of students’ academic challenges through the Program’s Early Alert System
  3. Specialized tutoring and support services
  4. Individualized, self-paced online diagnostic and remedial instruction
  5. Mentoring and academic to career guidance opportunities
  6. Surveys of students’ expectations, along with academic and career needs will be conducted at the beginning of each semester.
  7. Facilitation of admission and registration process at CCRI
  8. Facilitation of a seamless transition to college level coursework
  9. Understanding college life and the demanding nature of college coursework
  10. Early identification of student academic and career needs
  11. Individualized advising and counseling to identify barriers to success and recommend appropriate referrals to College and community resources

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Last Updated: 2/1/12