March 24, 2017

Friar Flashback: Beers and Cheers!

News | Mar.22, 2017

Friar Flashback: Beers and Cheers!

by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff McPhail’s gives testimony to the long and colorful history of Providence College through the memorabilia hung upon its walls. Pictures of sports greats, influential administrators and Dominicans, and old spring concerts constantly remind students…

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News | Mar.17, 2017

Students Participate in a Spring Break of Service: Habitat for Humanity

by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff On the first day of Spring Break, over 100 Providence College students embarked for destinations across the East Coast to participate in PC’s annual Habitat for Humanity service trip. This year, Habitat sent students…

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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

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

Club Spotlight: IAB

by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff The Intramural Athletic Board (IAB) is an organization that allows students to get involved with running the intramural sports program. There are 18 current members of the board, and four who hold executive positions:…

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News | Feb.03, 2017

PC Community Protests Executive Order

by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff Immigration practices in the United States underwent a significant change this previous week. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday, January  27, that specifically affected certain groups of immigrants. The executive order…

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News | Jan.27, 2017

Club Spotlight: One Love

  by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff It is known that one in three women and one in four men experience some type of relationship violence throughout their lives. At Providence College, the One Love club has been created to…

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News | Jan.19, 2017

Active Minds Attends National Conference

by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff Active Minds, Inc. is a national non-profit organization, and it has a chapter at Providence College. Active Minds was founded in 2000 by University of Pennsylvania student Alison Malmon, following the suicide of her…

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News | Dec.02, 2016

Club Spotlight: Symphonic Wind Ensemble

Photo courtesy of Janelle LaFlamme ’19 by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff The Symphonic Winds Ensemble allows students a chance to express their musical talents. The Ensemble includes brass, wind, and percussion instruments, and it performs various pieces of classical music…

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News | Nov.18, 2016

BMSA Preview: Jose Antonio Vargas

by Daria Purdy ’19 News Staff Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, filmmaker, and entrepreneur—and he is coming to speak at Providence College. On Saturday, November 19, the Board of Multicultural Student Affairs is offering PC students…

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