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Former Rhode Island College Wrestler & Current WWE Performance Center Talent Terrance Jean-Jacques Has Been Arrested

WWE A former Haverhill High wrestling great on the verge of becoming a professional wrestler is facing several criminal charges.

Terrance Jean-Jacques, 24, of 40 Locke St., who signed a contract with World Wrestling Entertainment in April, was arrested Sunday and arraigned Wednesday on charges of assault and battery, kidnapping, witness intimidation, destruction of property and threatening to commit a crime. 220 more words

Textbook plan hopes to save RI college students $5 million

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo said Tuesday some college students have told her the cost of textbooks can keep some people from going to college altogether. 247 more words


Prime Minister of Timor Leste visits RIC

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island College had the honor of hosting a special guest Monday morning.

The Prime Minister of Timor Leste visited the campus to discuss relations between his country and Rhode Island. 103 more words

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RIC holds 7th annual FARA 5K Race

PROVIDENCE, R,I. (WPRI) — Eyewitness News anchors Mike Montecalvo and Kelly Sullivan hosted the 7th annual FARA 5K Race on Saturday.

Almost $100,000 was raised at the event which took place on Rhode Island College’s campus. 43 more words


4 finalists chosen for RIC president's job

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The search committee for the president of Rhode Island College has recommended four finalists to the Council on Postsecondary Education.

The college says they are: Divina Grossman, William Latimer, Frank Sanchez and Michael Tidwell. 126 more words


A Visit with Wendy Lamb

Tomorrow is the big day!  

Editor Extraordinaire, Wendy Lamb, head of the Random House imprint bearing her name, will speak at Rhode Island College tomorrow evening. 74 more words