23American College Theatre Festival Sarah Pothier winner of the Richard Maltby Jr. Award for Excellence in Musical Theatre.Student Stephanie Harrop winner of The Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas Award for Excellence in Design Technology.Alan Pickart and the Technical Crew and cast of A-MIRROR-CA winner of The Kennedy Center Golden Hammer Award for outstanding skill and knowledge of backstage practices.The Drowsy Chaperone - Outstanding Execution of Design and Outstanding Musical EnsembleA-MIRROR-CA - Excellence in Writing, Ensemble and ExecutionJessie Darrell Jarbadan for The Miracle Worker winner of Outstanding Costume Design.A-MIRROR-CA is up for the Kennedy Center National Awards to be announced at a later date.
24What else has the Academic Division accomplished in fall 2012?
25Programs Under Development B.A. in Youth Development B.S. in Community Health and WellnessB.S. in Early Childhood Education B.S. in Health Sciences First blended-learning academic program: a Certificate of Undergraduate Study in Youth Services
42Enhanced TechnologyImproved Blackboard support: Implemented a coordinated, seamless support model for Blackboard where USS and FCTL staff systematically coordinate to provide the best support by the appropriate experts. Expanded support options for faculty and staff: In addition to walk-in, telephone and assistance, faculty and staff are now able to use Track-IT! self-service to create and track their own online work orders to request assistance.Improved feedback mechanism for Help Desk support: Developed more informative Help Desk satisfaction survey sent to 100 percent of work order requestors.Website improvements: Consolidated Web pages, created new instructions and continue to update existing pages.
43E-Classroom Upgrades Installed large-screen TV in Kelley Board Room. Upgraded obsolete and failing equipment (specifically, analog to digital; standard definition to high definition) in 24 e-classrooms for Fall 2012 and four e-classrooms for spring 2013 (in process).Opened RIC’s first Testing Lab in CL 131.Renovated and enhanced modern languages and media e-classroom in CL132.Installed 4 multimedia-enhanced rooms in the Yellow Cottage.Installed two large-screen TVs in Admissions in the Forman Center in conjunction with iPad support for recruitment purposes.Installed large-screen TV in Kelley Board Room.Installed numerous multimedia/AV capabilities throughout the Rec Center.Spring upgrades: Currently planning upgrades, primarily in Alger e-classrooms.
44Office of Research and Grants Administration: A Unit of Academic Affairs
45ORGA FY 2013 July 1, 2012 – December 31, 2013Awards received in the first two quarters of FY 2013 total $7,497,679. (Reflects proposals submitted in FY 2012 and 2013.)Proposals submitted in the first two quarters of FY 2013 total $7,548,293. (Proposals submitted in FY 2013 only.)Award amounts are in line with mid-year FY 2012, a banner year!
46Office of Research and Grants Administration PI NameSponsor NameGrant NameAntosh, AnthonyUS Department of EducationVision Services (RIVESP)Measured ProgressRI Alternate AssessmentRhode Island Department of Education (RIDE)Surrogate Parents/Educational AdvocatesUS Department of Education /RIDERI State Personnel Development GrantRI Department of EducationORS Employment and TrainingRI Department of Human ServicesEarly Intervention Training and Technical AssistanceRI-Department of Children Youth and FamiliesPositive Behavioral Supports (PBIS) Training for the RI Training SchoolDual Sensory ImpairmentRI Technical Assistance Project (RITAP)US Dept. of Health & Human ServicesUCEDD - Univ. Centers for Excellence in Developmental DisabilitiesBeardwood, MarieUS Dept for Veterans' AffairsVirtual CPRS Educational Platform (VCEP)
47Office of Research and Grants Administration PI NameSponsor NameGrant NameCook, JenniferNational Writing ProjectRhode Island Writing Projectde Oliveira, GlenissonNational Science FoundationRI Technology Enhanced Sciences (RITES)Dygert/McKameyRhode Island Council on the HumanitiesPromising Practices ConferenceFilinson/Padula/EvansHRSA Bureau of Health ProfessionalsGeriatric Education CenterForte, PaulUS Department of EducationKey Issues Addressing Student Access and CompletionGiroux, JeniferRhode Island Department of Education (RIDE)Contextualized TrainingRhode Island Department of Human Services (DHS)Refugee Employment and Training (Project GRAPHIC)RI Dept. of Labor & TrainingProvidence/Cranston Workforce InvestmentUnited Way RIUnited Collaboration of Training ResourcesGlantz, TonyaRI Department of Children Youth & FamiliesChild Welfare InstituteSystem of Care/FCCP Training
48Office of Research and Grants Administration PI NameSponsor NameGrant NameMontvilo, RobinRI Dept. of Behavioral Health (BHDDH)Persons with Developmental Disabilities and Addiction RecoveryMurakami, BrandonNational Science FoundationRUI: Rare lepton decays in the eras of the LHC and MEG experimentsPearlmutter, SueRI Foster Parents AssociationConsolidated Youth ServicesUS Department of Health and Human ServicesRI Partnership for Family ConnectionsWorks WondersPitt, R./Penfield, G.US Department of EducationLearning for LifePitt, RonRI Office of Higher EducationComplete College Rhode Island InitiativeRoberts, EricEPSCoR YearSanders, KathrynS-STEM Quahog CohortSidorkin, SashaCommon Core Standards and College PreparednessSimson, EarlRI Senate Fiscal OfficeModern Language Studies in PortugueseSullivan, MaryBuilding Arithmetic Fluency using iPad Technology
50MAJOR NEW GIFTS SINCE FALL The 1854 Society, established in fall of 2011, inducted 34 new members at its second annual dinner this past fall. We are pleased to report that the society now has 178 supporters of the college whose lifetime giving ranges from $10,000 to $1 million.MAJOR NEW GIFTS SINCE FALL(Cash gifts of $25,000 or more, totaling $224,516)Nancy BondXenia Shmaruk ’40 Endowed ScholarshipCarter Family Charitable TrustArt Center enhancement DriveJohn J. Smith, Jr. ’63Keefe Transportation Center in honorof Anna Veronica (Keefe) Smith ‘33Eunice O. Shatz, former facultyEunice O. Shatz EndowmentRita Munzer (Estate)Munzer Family ScholarshipsMarilyn Walsh ’75Nursing Program-Technology equipment for students.
51GIFTS IN-KIND WERE GIVEN: Bob and Marie PetrarcaPaintings for campusGRANTS SECURED SINCE THE FALL INCLUDE:The Champlin Foundations$250,000Improvements to the laboratory facilities in the Fogarty Life Sciences buildingOverall productivity for the six months ending Dec. 31, 2012, which includes new gifts, pledges and expectancies, totals $907,460, up three percent over last year.
59Service to RIC 10 YEARS Ronald Ansell Landscaping and Grounds Ken Deady Maintenance and RepairsAnthony Moore Custodial ServicesPeter Andreozzi Mathematics and Computer Science DepartmentJonathan Dyson Sherlock Center on DisabilitiesHenk Sonder Network and TelecommunicationsElizabeth Cabana Human ResourcesJulie Teixeira Physical Plant AdministrationCheryl Duguay Office of the BursarCarlo Cantarella Intercollegiate Athletics, Intramurals, and RecreationJo-Ann D'Alessandro Intercollegiate Athletics, Intramurals, and RecreationPhillip Tow Network and TelecommunicationsMark Lawrence Custodial ServicesAnne Goodrow Elementary Education DepartmentDonna Christy Mathematics and Computer Science DepartmentGlenisson de Oliveira Physical Sciences DepartmentChristine Marco Psychology DepartmentAndrea Nemirow Intercollegiate Athletics, Intramurals, and RecreationPaula Pestana Custodial ServicesHugo Pineda Custodial Services
60Service to RIC 20 YEARS Carla Weiss Adams Library Robin D'Agostino Custodial ServicesMaurice Dillon Custodial ServicesDebra Ginolfi College Dining ServicesPaul Banna Maintenance and RepairsDennis Redihan Landscaping and GroundsCharles Simpson Physical Sciences DepartmentRobert Shein Arts and SciencesThomas Meedel Biology DepartmentPaul Tiskus Educational Studies DepartmentElizabeth Henshaw Elementary Education DepartmentRobin Auld Health and Physical Education DepartmentLeslie Schuster History DepartmentYing Zhou Mathematics and Computer Science Dept.Mary Byrd Nursing DepartmentClaus Hofhansel Political Science DepartmentBeverly Goldfield Psychology DepartmentCharles Wilson Security and Safety Department
61Service to RIC 30 YEARS Thomas Lavin Counseling Center William Angell Management Information ServicesLenore Olsen MSW ProgramLloyd Matsumoto Biology DepartmentRobert Panciocco Custodial ServicesStephen Albanese Landscaping and Grounds
62New Hires NON-CLASSIFIED EMPLOYEES Ms. Leslie Grinner Coordinator, Access & Retention Initiatives Learning for Life ProgramMs. Kelly McNulty Educational Support Facilitator Learning for Life ProgramMr. Paul Brooks Interim Coordinator of the President’s Staff Office of the PresidentMs. Nachel Glynn Area Coordinator Residential Life & HousingMs. Sharon Hartley Interim Assistant Director of Alumni/College Relations Alumni & College RelationsMs. Alyssa Incollingo Interim Assistant Director College Dining ServicesMs. Laura Meade Kirk Associate Director Office of Communications & MarketingMs. Nanci Martin Interim VP of Advancement & College Relations President’s OfficeMs. Tami-Marie Mildner Assistant Bursar Office of the BursarMs. Valerie Pecchia Assistant Coordinator -Explorations Henry Barnard SchoolMr. Justin Sjovall Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine and Club Sports Athletics & RecreationMs. Julie York Admissions Officer Admissions Office
63New Hires CLASSIFIED EMPLOYEES Mr. Louis Sciotti Housekeeper Custodial Services, Physical PlantMr. Robert Dupre Cook Donovan Dining CenterMr. Donald Choquette Housekeeper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Anne O’Connell Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMr. Victor De Jesus Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Karen Drager Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Julie Whaley Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Karen Yates Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Christina Messina Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Corissa Perry Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Lina Lopes Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Laurene Starkey Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Colleen Canario Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMs. Cindy Ventura Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterMr. Joseph Gause, Jr. Cook Donovan Dining Center
64Staff New Assignments, Promotions and Upgrades: Non-Classified Mr. Nicholas Budano Formerly Network & Systems Engineer Network & TelecommunicationsNow Manager – Network Services Network & Telecommunications Mr. Anthony Carlino Formerly Supervisor of Distribution Services Audio VisualNow Information Technologist Audio Visual Mr. Julio Contreras Formerly Tech III – Distribution Services Audio VisualNow Information Technologist Audio Visual Mr. Peter Gibb Formerly Resident Hall Director Residential Life & HousingNow Area Coordinator Residential Life & Housing Ms. Catherine Hanrahan Formerly Accountant I Development & College RelationsNow Director of Constituent Relations Development & College Relations Ms. Janet Phillips Formerly Principal Cook Donovan Dining CenterNow Assistant Director Catering and Production ServicesMs. Melissa Souza Formerly Accountant II AccountingNow Assistant Controller AccountingMr. Brian Stevens Formerly Admissions Officer Admissions OfficeNow Assistant Director for Undergraduate Admissions Admissions OfficeMr. Donald Tencher Formerly Director – Athletics, Intramurals & RecreationNow Director – Athletics, Intramural & Recreation/Asst. VP of AdministrationMr. Philip Tow Formerly Programmer Network & TelecommunicationsNow Manager of Technical Services Network & TelecommunicationsMs. Susan Turcotte Formerly Accountant I Accounting OfficeNow Accountant II Accounting Office
65Staff New Assignments, Promotions and Upgrades: Classified Mr. Louis Sciotti, Jr. Promotion to Housekeeper Donovan Dining CenterFrom: Housekeeper Physical PlantMs. Virginia Porter Formerly Senior Word Processing Typist Counseling, EducationalLeadership, andSchool Psychology DepartmentNow Higher Education Finance Office Pre-Audit Clerk Accounting OfficeMr. Carl Soares Formerly Cook’s Helper Donovan Dining CenterNow: Housekeeper Custodial Services
66RIC Adjunct Faculty Union Leaders Deborah Kaspin, President Anthropology Joe Szpila, Vice President English Danielle Lavendier, Secretary English Gary Garzone, Treasurer Economic Finance
67PRESIDENT CARRIUOLO’S 2013 MID-YEAR REPORTPART IIWhere Are We Headed?
71Capital Projects Art Center Renovation - Ongoing Replacement of Unit Ventilators - Clarke ScienceRenovation of Parking Lot U (lower lot at Fogarty)Roof Replacement - Murray CenterParking Lot D/E - DesignMain Campus Transformer Replacement - DesignBurying Overhead Wires (College Road, East Campus, Parking Lot B, Behind Track)Gaige and Craig-Lee Halls Project - Selection of Architect and Design)Fogarty Life Science - Completion of Feasibility Study, Selection of Architect and DesignFogarty Life Science Lab 107 Renovation - DesignCollege Road (One-Way to Two-Way Conversion) - Design, Possible ConstructionEnergy Performance Contract (ESCO) - Selection of Vendor, Possible Initiation of Project
72Facilities and Operations Upgrades to handicap accessElectrical upgrade in Adams LibraryUpgrades to power plant and affiliated issuesUpgrade Parking Lot D lighting to LEDCampus-wide lighting upgrade to LEDPlanting of new treesCorrect drainage issues in Buildings 7, 8 and 10Continued parking lot conservation - sealing and striping
73IT Work• A web-based application system for prospective graduate students• An all-electronic method of generating a new college catalog every year to shorten the lead time for catalog production• An expansion of EMS will allow department chairs to submit their class schedules electronically and shorten the 11-month lead time for producing a new schedule every semester.• The college will be soliciting bids for a Web-based system for submitting, reviewing, and storing research protocols for IRB evaluation of research with human participants.• (Spring) Departmental support program planning: Developing and launching a focused support model where our instructional technologists work directly with departments to customize professional development to departmental needs and requirements.• Improved E-classroom documentation: Over the spring semester, will be providing each e- classroom with one-page instruction sheets for room equipment (also available on the Web) and a “sticker” that includes the Help Desk phone number and website for detailed room instructions.
74New InitiativesEnhanced technology support for Disabilities Services CenterProvide iPad supportDevelop and support e-signature processProvide support for digital media curriculum changes in CommunicationResearching options for enhanced capabilities for lecture-capture, video streaming and closed-captioning video.
76Professional Studies and Continuing Education TermSection EnrollmentChangeSectionsRevenueFall 201118826$128,808Fall 201227144%4469%$208,95762%
77Cohort Programs Current Programs and Partners: Feinstein School of Education and Human DevelopmentTeaching English as a Second Language Certificate (3 cohorts)BS Early Childhood Education with T.E.A.C.H./Ready to Learn ProvidenceIMEd Urban Multicultural Special EducationElementary Education Teacher Certification and IMEd with Teach for AmericaMAT Elementary EducationMiddle Level Education CertificateFaculty of Arts and SciencesCertificate of Graduate Study in Mathematics Content Specialist Elementary (three cohorts)School of Social Work/Outreach ProgramsCertificate of Undergraduate Study in Case ManagementFaculty Center for Teaching and LearningCertificate of Continuing Study in Hybrid Teaching and LearningTermSection EnrollmentChangeSectionsRevenueFall 201118826$128,808Fall 201227144%4469%$208,95762%
78Green and Sustainability Studies Programs:Host for Fruit Hill Farmers MarketBeekeeping with RIBABee SchoolGreen Business Forum Speaker Series (launch in spring 2013)Sustainable Systems Institute (launch in summer 2013)Youth Nature Camp (launch in summer 2013)Sustainable Communities InitiativeCommunity GardenSustainability Studies (launch in summer 2013)TermSection EnrollmentChangeSectionsRevenueFall 201118826$128,808Fall 201227144%4469%$208,95762%
79Financial WellnessOffered by Sovereign/Santander Bank in Partnership with Rhode Island CollegeSpring 2013 Programs offered free and open to the publicUnderstanding CreditWhat is Identity Theft and How to Protect YourselfBenefits of Home Ownership: A Home of Your OwnExploring Refinance Options and Making the Most of Your Home’s EquityBudgeting and Savings: Practicing Effective Money ManagementTermSection EnrollmentChangeSectionsRevenueFall 201118826$128,808Fall 201227144%4469%$208,95762%
80Rhode Island College to Launch Sustainable Communities Initiative