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Rhode Island College Upward Bound Program
Summer 2015 Teaching and Residential Employment Opportunities
(All positions are temporary and are contingent upon final funding)
Applicants may obtain position details (job description, contract dates, and requirements)
and may apply on-line for each position listed by logging on to the
following web site: https://employment.ric.edu/
The priority application deadline is April 17, 2015, but applications
will continue to be accepted until all positions are filled.
Note: Rhode Island College does not accept paper applications/resumes
and/or related material for posted positions.
Mission Since 1966
The Rhode Island College Upward Bound Program is designed to instill in low-income, potential first-generation college students the skills and motivation to complete high school and to enter and graduate from college. The goal of Upward Bound is to increase the high school and college graduation rates of program participants. Upward Bound is committed to providing equal access and opportunity to students from specific target high schools who meet federal eligibility requirements. The program enhances the intellectual, emotional, character and motivational development of each participant by offering rigorous academic instruction, counseling, support services, and an environment that recognizes individual differences and academic potential.
Rhode Island College has the distinction of being one of the first public institutions of higher education to establish an Upward Bound Program. The single such project in Rhode Island since its inception in 1966, Upward Bound is designed to generate in low-income, potential first-generation college students the skills and motivation necessary to complete high school and to enter and
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Contribute to the Upward Bound Scholarship Fund and its future generation of leaders.
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