Higher education council renews CCRI’s president Hughes contract

CCRI President Meghan Hughes brought in $274,401.01 in 2019. Journal file photo.

PROVIDENCE — Meghan Hughes, president of the Community College of Rhode Island, received a three-year renewal of her contract Tuesday night. The Council of Post-Secondary Education unanimously approved her contract after meeting for an hour in executive session. The vote came despite strong opposition by the faculty union, who recently penned a letter to council chairman Tim … Read more