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News & Events
New: Summer 2014 Immersion Program in Italy June 24 - July 18, 2014
The CCRI summer program in Italy gives participants a unique opportunity to explore the artistic, intellectual and cultural traditions of Umbria and nearby regions. For further information, please contact Professor Mansella at email@example.com or (401) 825-2011. For brochure, please click here . (PDF file*)
New: Expand your Horizons: Studying Abroad in Mexico, Summer 2014
Two-week option: June 7 - 21; June 21-July 5 | Four-week option June 7 - July 5
The Community College of Rhode Island offers a language and culture immersion program in the beautiful city of Oaxaca, Mexico, hosted by the University of Oaxaca. The school features a relaxed atmosphere and includes a spacious library, computer lab and comfortable classroom space. Please note: Deadline for payment February 15, 2014. Course Pre-Registration Form ; Housing Form (PDF file* ) For brochure, please click here. (PDF file*) For further information, please contact Dr. Hossiri Godo-Solo.
Mr. Alejandro Tobon shares his remarkable tranformative experience as a *CCIS Study Abroad student in Costa Rica.
*College Consortium for International Studies
Have you ever thought about learning a foreign language?
Foreign Language Concentration
and begin with our
Basic Spoken or Elementary language classes.
For more information please contact Dr. Deborah Notarianni-Girard, Chair at (401) 825-2254 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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for available courses.
Do you qualify for Intermediate Courses?
If you are continuing the language you began in high school (having studied it for 2 or more years), or if you have studied the language in college for 1 year, you should enroll in the Intermediate level classes. You will need an override slip to do so which is a simple step. Please contact Dr. Deborah Notarianni-Girard, Chair of the Foreign Language Department for the override slip. She can be reached by phone at (401) 825-2254 or by e-mail at email@example.com. If you have completed the Elementary II language courses at CCRI, this qualifies you to continue on to the more advanced courses at the Intermediate Level
Dr. Notarianni-Girard, Department Chair, advocates for foreign language education as one of 56 chosen to serve as a member of the sixth Rhode Island Language Summit, which is part of the "Roadmap to National Language Excellence" federal initiative. [Read more]
Health Care Interpreter Certificate Program
- PDF file*
The Health Care Interpreter certificate program is a two-semester program that prepares an assistant level practitioner for the health care community.
- Former CCRI Student, Nicole Busch receives Gilman Scholarship to study in China. [Read more]
- Students who enroll in the Liberal Arts Program may select an area of study in which to concentrate. Learn more about the Foreign Language Concentration: Foreign Language Concentration Brochure - PDF file*
- Happiness and Compassion Go Hand in Hand - The Importance of a Liberal Arts Education PDF file*
Why learn another language? - A foreign language concentration provides students with the opportunity to learn skills that are applicable across a wide range of career fields. Learning a language helps students round out their skills and widens their possibilities in the global economy. [Read more]
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