News and Events 2021
A road less traveled
More than a decade after beginning her journey as a Photo Specialist at Walgreens, first-generation CCRI alumna Michelle Roques is now behind the pharmacy counter as a Registered Pharmacist.
Seizing the opportunity
Seventeen seniors from Providence’s public high schools will graduate from their respective high school this year as part of CCRI's Accelerate program to earn up to 24 transferable college credits.
Spring 2022 Dean's List
Students enrolled in a degree program who have completed 12 credits with a grade point average of 3.25 or higher each semester with no grade lower than “C” are eligible for the Dean's List.
From the festive, well-decorated graduation caps to the sounds of Pomp and Circumstance filling the arena, CCRI returned to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center for its first in-person commencement since 2019.
Despite a long battle with COVID with pregnant with her second child, Providence's Christine Williams – a mother, student, and entrepreneur – never gave up on finishing her degree at CCRI.
At first glance, 60-year-old Ryk McIntyre might not seem like the typical CCRI student, but the Fine Arts major encapsulates the spirit of the Class of 2022 as this year's commencement speaker.
CCRI is one of 10 finalists in Lumina Foundation’s TheMillion Dollar Community College Challenge, which will award $1.9 million to amplify marketing at America’s community colleges.
From passion to purpose
Ilyus Evander (they/them), a transfeminine student from Providence, is studying Technical Theater at CCRI and recently released their second poetry book exploring family relationships through dreams.