Governor, First Gentleman celebrate College Signing Day

Governor, First Gentleman Celebrate College Signing Day

PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Raimondo, First Gentleman Andy Moffit and members of the Cabinet visited high schools across the state Friday in celebration of College Signing Day. Inspired by the tradition of student athletes committing to a university, former First Lady Michelle Obama started the national Reach Higher campaign last year, expanding the celebration to include every student who continues his or her education beyond high school. 

Governor Raimondo addresses graduating seniors at Cumberland High School. 

First Gentleman Andy Moffit reps URI with E.C. Matthews and URI Men's Basketball Team Graduate Manager Chris Martin. 

URI basketball star E.C. Matthews explains why a college education is so important to him. 

Office of Energy Resources Commissioner Carol Grant and First Gentleman Andy Moffit visit students at North Smithfield High School. 

Governor Raimondo and her staff celebrate College Signing Day at the State House. 
(release from Governor's Office)