April 23, 2017

Posts from "thecowl.news"

  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Club Spotlight: Wishmakers

    By Sarah Gianni ’18 News Staff A new organization has emerged at Providence College, with its goal to do some serious good in the greater Rhode Island community. Wishmakers on Campus is a program through the Make-A-Wish Foundation, designed for…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Uniting Students By Celebrating Our Differences

    By Marla Gagne News Editor Over the past week at Providence College, the campus came alive with cultural events: Asian food at Post Mass Bash, drum circles in Slavin, and African storytelling on Friday. Cultural Education and Programming teamed up…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    IDIOTS or Intellectual Discussion: Internet of Things

    By David Toro ‘6 News Staff If you own a cell phone, you are consensually giving out personal information to Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Microsoft, and Apple. But you already knew that. As markets become increasingly more demanding and as technological…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Basketball Season is Kicked off By Madness

    by Meaghan Dodson ’17 News Editor Fast.  Furious.  Friars. On Saturday, October 17, Providence College’s 2015-2016 basketball season kicked off with its annual Late Night Madness event featuring rapper/Fast and Furious star, Ludacris. Friartown was decked out in black and…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Juniors in a Jam: New Policy Requires All Students to Live On Campus During Their Junior Year

    by Zak Harvey ’16 News Staff As Providence College students approach campus for the first time, one cannot help but notice the large three story houses on either side of Eaton Street. While students embark on their collegiate careers in…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Local Slam Rappers Bring Rhythm to PC

    by Sabrina Guilbeault Assit. News Editor On Tuesday, October 20, over 100 Providence College students filled McPhail’s to listen, share, and learn at the Poetry Slam, an event co-sponsored by the Board of Programmers (BOP), the Society Organized Against Racism…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Randall Professorship honors Dr. David Solomon

    by Sarah Gianni ’18 News Staff In 2002 the Randall Professorship was established, named after Father Robert J. Randall who taught at Providence College for more than 25 years. This year, the Randall Professorship honored Dr. David Solomon, current Philosophy…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Hunger Banquet Increases Poverty Awareness

    by Gabriele Shkreli ’17 News Staff Do you remember playing “The Game of Life” as a child? Can you recall what kind of house you chose or which car you always bought? But what if you never had a choice…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Bursting the PC Bubble 10/22/15

    by David Toro ’16 News Staff Turing Pharmaceuticals Under Antitrust Probe Daraprim, a drug that has been available for purchase for 62 years, underwent a sudden price increase from $13.50 per tablet to $750 per tablet. Daraprim is widely used…

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  • News | Nov.02, 2015

    Club Spotlight: PC For Life

    by Gabriella Pisano ’18 News Staff Providence College has  so  many  different clubs that it is difficult to keep track of them all. Within Campus Ministry alone there are a number of clubs one can get involved in. Of those…

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