RIC President Nancy Carriuolo attends State of the Union address

Nancy Carriuolo, president of Rhode Island College, attended President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address on Jan. 27 as the guest of Rhode Island Congressman Jim Langevin.

Langevin, a RIC alum, said of Carriuolo: “Her commitment toward strengthening the college’s math, science, technology and nursing programs is exactly the type of creative leadership we need to get our state back on track.”

“Improving and growing our higher education institutions is a must when we think of training our workforce and preparing for the future," he added.