March 29, 2017

Posts from "News"

  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    SSA Bundles Up Blessing Bags for Homeless

    by Marla Gagne ’18 News Co-Editor Saturday morning, Katharine Comber ’18, Emily Ventura ’18, and Grace George ’19 drove to Walmart armed with a list of supplies and a budget of $250. They slowly checked the items off their list—chapstick,…

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  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    Flu 101: How to Stay Protected This Winter

    by Meaghan Dodson ’17 News Co-Editor For Providence College students, the month of February signals that the semester is well underway. Students have memorized their class schedules, figured out homework and gym routines, and—more often than not—kept an eager eye…

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  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    Club Spotlight: SEAC

    by Sarah Gianni ’18 News Staff Last week the city of Providence experienced a mild 50 degree day followed 24 hours later by a blistering cold snowstorm. Changes in the environment have been apparent all across the country, and it…

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  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    Congress Updates

    by Tim Sullivan ’17 Student Congress Publicity Chair Speaker Congress welcomed Jennifer Dorn ’18, campus coordinator for Teach for America (TFA). Dorn was lucky enough to join the TFA team to help recruit PC’s best and brightest aspiring teachers. The…

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  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    Off-Campus Beat: North Korea Launches Missile

    by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff Tension increased this past week between North Korea and the United States and its allies as North Korea successfully tested a new nuclear missile. The new missile is called the Pukguksong-2, and it was…

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  • News | Feb.10, 2017

    One Mission: PIRC Fights for Student Rights

    by Sarah Gianni ’18 News Staff At Providence College, students, faculty, and administrators have been working diligently to protect community members who may be affected by new legislation on immigration. The Providence Immigrant Rights Coalition (PIRC), strives to enhance the…

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  • News | Feb.10, 2017

    Morning Mail is Introduced to Lessen Email Load

    By Sabrina Guilbeault ’18 Assistant News Editor At the start of the new spring semester, students were greeted with an email that changed the way emails work on campus. Since the notification, all class mailing list emails have been compiled…

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  • News | Feb.10, 2017

    Preview: Alumni & Family Weekend ’17

    By Gabriela Pisano ’18 News Staff With Providence College celebrating its Centennial year, there have been many special events happening throughout the school year. There are also annual events like Alumni & Family Weekend, which  celebrates the Friar Family and…

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  • News | Feb.10, 2017

    Friar Flashback: Looking Back With Alumni

    By Marla Gagne News Co-Editor Throughout the years, thousands of alumni have graduated from Providence College and witnessed the campus transform. Some of those alumni dedicated to education and the mission of PC have returned to campus to continue to…

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  • News | Feb.10, 2017

    A Culture of Consent on College Campuses?

    by Meaghan Dodson ’17 News Co-Editor Dr. Donna Freitas has spent the past 11 years researching campus hookup culture. She conducted a national study of Catholic, private secular, public, and evangelical colleges, and gathered data via online surveys, one-on-one interviews,…

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