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Contact Information

Shawn G. Parker
Tel: 401-333-7251

Office Hours - Fall 2014
M: 2-4 pm, FL 2361
T: 2-4 pm, KN 3013
W: 2-4 pm, FL 2361
R: 10-12 pm, KN 3013

Denise Lazo
Vice President
Allied Health
Tel: 401-333-7343

Sandra Luzzi-Sneesby
Secretary and
Website Content Manager
Computer Studies
Tel: 401-825-2063

John S. Ribezzo
Business Administration
Tel: 401-825-2326

Jennifer Azevedo
NEARI Representative
Tel: 401-463-9630

Faculty Association/NEARI

News & Announcements

President Parker's Convocation Remarks  NEW

August 28, 2014  

Good morning, and welcome back! I’d like to thank the students, fellow faculty, staff, administrators, elected officials, and esteemed guests here today for giving me the opportunity to speak to you. [Read More]

A Message from President Shawn Parker NEW

August 25, 2014 

Dear Colleagues,

I can hardly believe that the summer is nearly over and we will very soon be back at CCRI beginning a academic year. I have had a busy summer working with your negotiating committee, meeting with CCRIFA members and NEARI leaders, attending the Northeast Organizing Institute, and preparing for a busy year that I hope will be a dynamic and transforming one for the Faculty Association. Before we meet again, I have some news you may be interested to hear. [Read More]

2014 Scholarship Winners Announced! 

The CCRIFA scholarship committee selected ten scholarship winners for the 2014 year.  Each winner received a $600 award to be used toward the coming semester’s tuition. [See the list here]

The CCRI Faculty Association (CCRIFA) represents full-time faculty members at the Community College of Rhode Island. The Faculty Association is a local affiliate of the state National Education Association-Rhode Island (NEARI) and the National Education Association (NEA). The Association e-mail address is

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Last Updated: 8/29/14