March 27, 2017

Posts from "thecowl.news"

  • News | Nov.03, 2016

    Friar Focus: PC Presidents

      By Meaghan Dodson ’17 News Co-Editor As the United States’ presidential elections are fast-approaching, The Cowl takes a step back in order to look at Providence College’s own presidential history. There have been 12 presidents in PC history.  Dr.…

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  • News | Nov.03, 2016

    Go Green!

    By Chris Higgins St. Joseph Hall Director Sustainability is an effort that begins where you live, and for most Providence College students, that means our residence halls. Check out some of the great advice and upcoming events that can help…

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  • News | Nov.03, 2016

    Shiza Shahid Fights for Global Education

    By Marla Gagne News Co-Editor “Malala has been shot.” This was the text Shiza Shahid, co-founder of the Malala Fund, received in October 2012. Malala Yousafzai, who the world now knows as the youngest recipient of the Noble Peace Prize,…

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  • News | Nov.03, 2016

    Stronger Together: Mental Health Awareness

    By Patrick Healey ’17 News Staff Last week marked the third annual Mental Health Awareness Week at Providence College, which featured one event each day to open up conversations and spread awareness of mental health.  The event, which debuted at…

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  • News | Nov.03, 2016

    Club Spotlight: Let’s Talk Politics!

    By Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff As the days leading up to the 2016 Presidential Election diminish, politics have been thrown into the spotlight. At Providence College, two clubs offer great opportunities for students to participate and express their interest…

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  • News | Nov.03, 2016

    Congress Updates

    By Meaghan Dodson ’17 News Co-Editor On Tuesday, November 1, James Campbell, associate vice president of student development and compliance, was the Student Congress guest speaker. Campbell announced that the Personal Counseling Center has recently hired two counselors of color.…

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  • News | Oct.28, 2016

    Friar Flashback: Exploring The PC Tunnels

    photo courtesy of Ken Saggesse ’85 by Meaghan Dodson ’17 News Co-Editor During this centennial year, massive amounts of construction mean that Providence College is both ”breaking ground” and gaining new ground. As Halloween approaches, however, another “ground” to consider…

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  • News | Oct.28, 2016

    Honors Symposium: “Truth in the Liberal Arts”

    photo courtesy of biography.com by Benjamin Bauchiero ’18 News Staff This weekend, Providence College’s Liberal Arts Honors Program hosted a two-day “Truth in the Liberal Arts” Honors Symposium. According to Dr. Stephen Lynch, the head of the honors department, the…

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  • News | Oct.28, 2016

    A Look-Ahead at New Student Family Weekend

    by Gabriella Pisano ’18 News Staff With October about to come to a close, it is time for Providence College’s annual New Student Family Weekend. This coming weekend, Friday, October 28 to Sunday, October 30, will be PC’s Centennial New…

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  • News | Oct.28, 2016

    PC Alumni Inducted into RI Hall of Fame

    photo courtesy of arrow.wikia.com by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff Two unique Providence College alumni, Lionel Joseph Jenkins ’58 and John F. McBurney Jr. ’48, have been recognized by the state Hall of Fame.  The Rhode Island Heritage Hall of…

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