May 24, 2017

Posts from "News"

  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    PC Celebrates 100th Charter Anniversary

    by Meaghan Dodson ’17 News Co-Editor “Forever” is a powerful word. It is a word that connotes commitment, perseverance, and continuity; in other words, it demands nothing short of everything. To say that something is “forever” is to make a…

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  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    Diversity Lecture

    by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff Diversity has been a flashpoint issue on the Providence College campus for the last year. After an alleged incident against an African-American student at a party last year, students protested against the treatment and…

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  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    Housing Changes Coming for 2017

    by Gabriella Pisano ’18 News Staff There are many factors that affect what an average college student worries about throughout the day. Keeping up with classes, spending time with friends, and participating in extra-curriculars constantly preoccupy the mind of the…

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  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    Day One Supports Survivors of Sexual Assault

    by Sabrina Guilbeault ’18 Assistant News Editor In effort to create greater advocacy for victims of sexual assault, Providence College has partnered with Day One: The Sexual Assault & Trauma Center, a non-profit organization whose mission is to reduce the…

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  • News | Feb.17, 2017

    Friar Flashback: Very Superstitious…

      by Marla Gagne ’18 News Co-Editor Cursed Circle: One day Wanda Ingram ’75, senior associate dean of undergraduate studies and freshman class dean, was beginning her first year at Providence College, the newly co-ed school. As she walked with…

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  • 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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