Rhode Island College Salutes Richard Walton, Beloved Adjunct Professor and President of the Adjunct Faculty Union

Photo by Providence Journal (12-28-2012)

Richard Walton, beloved adjunct faculty member in the English Department and president of the adjunct faculty union, passed away yesterday. This link provides more details: http://news.providencejournal.com/breaking-news/2012/12/rhode-island-fixture-richard-j-walton-dies-at-age-84ready.html

College President Nancy Carriuolo has asked that the college flag be flown at half- mast in his memory. "Richard loved our college, the students and his colleagues," Carriuolo said. "He will be missed greatly by our campus community as well as by many others in RI who benefitted from his knowledge, concern, and generosity."