April 25, 2017

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  • News | Dec.09, 2016

    A Talk with Judy Shepard

    by Tait Becker ’19 News Staff The Providence College community was invited to gather in Slavin ’64 Hall on December 6, 2016, to listen to the moving story that Judy Shepard shared about the death of her son, Matthew Shepard,…

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  • News | Dec.09, 2016

    Friar Flashback: Remembering the Aquinas Fire

    by Meaghan Dodson ’17 News Co-Editor Next Tuesday, December 13, will be the 39th anniversary of one of the most tragic events in Providence College history. The Aquinas Hall fire of 1977 devastated the College as it took the lives…

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  • News | Dec.09, 2016

    “Caroling Again and Again”

    Photo courtesy of www.ripr.org by Patrick Healey ’17 News Staff For many Christmas lovers, trudging through the snow to enjoy the local theatre’s performance of A Christmas Carol is among the most important things that must be done in December. Last…

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  • News | Dec.09, 2016

    2016 St. Nicholas of Myra Conference

    What role should the Catholic Church take in solving the socioeconomic problems of the modern age? That is the question that Providence College asked as it hosted its third “St. Nicholas of Myra Conference on Catholic Social Thought” from Friday,…

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  • News | Dec.09, 2016

    Club Spotlight: CM Events

    by Gabriella Pisano ’18 News Staff There is no shortage of clubs at Providence College. There are clubs involving academics, athletics, hobbies, or just socializing. Many of the clubs on campus host events for students to socialize. Campus Ministry (CM)…

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  • News | Dec.09, 2016

    Congress Updates

    by Marla Gagne ’18 News Co-Editor On Tuesday, December 7, Congress reviewed the issue of the installation of a handicap accessible ramp at the Office of Safety and Security proposed by Jacqueline Kelly ’20, a Class of 2020 representative. The…

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  • News | Dec.09, 2016

    Bursting the PC Bubble

    by Gabriella Pisano ’18 News Staff Warehouse Fire in Oakland California During an electronic dance party at a converted warehouse over the weekend, a massive fire broke out. Thirty-six people are confirmed dead, while 70 percent of the building is…

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  • News | Dec.02, 2016

    Preview: Christmas Festivities in Providence

    Photo courtesy of Meaghan Dodson ’17 / The Cowl by Patrick Healey ’17 News Staff With Thanksgiving having come and gone, it is officially time to ring in the holiday season here at Providence College, and there is no shortage…

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  • News | Dec.02, 2016

    Go Green!

    by Shannon Law-Clark ’17, Angie Mascena ’17, Lizzy Tighe ’17, and Sarah Hammond ’17 Guest Columnists Increasing concerns about our care for the environment led members of the Providence College faculty and administration, in collaboration with the Student Environmental Action…

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  • News | Dec.02, 2016

    PC Honored with Clare Boothe Luce Program Grant

    Photo courtesy of history.house.gov by Benjamin Bauchiero ’18 News Staff On Nov. 16, Providence College was approved to receive a very generous grant from the Clare Boothe Luce Program. This grant will fund scholarships for exceptional women in the senior…

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