July 20, 2017

Tree Lights Slavin Lawn with Christmas Spirit

  • Uncategorized | Dec.16, 2009

    Tree Lights Slavin Lawn with Christmas Spirit

    The Christmas season officially kicked off with the annual tree lighting ceremony on Slavin Lawn last week. In front of the newly renovated Slavin Center on Thursday, Dec. 3, at 4:30 p.m. Rev. Brian J. Shanley, O.P., president of Providence College, performed the annual honor of lighting the tree.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    Ignorance and Prejudice Still Prevelant on Campus

    With upcoming finals, papers due in each of my classes, play practices to attend and a boyfriend to tend to, it is not often that I have free time to go to many of the various engaging public events here on campus. However, I was able to attend a talk hosted by PC for Life featuring guest speaker Dr.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    Losing Streak Hits Three as Friars Fall to Maine

    This weekend the Providence College Men’s Hockey Team hit the road, and dropped a pair of very similar, hard-fought contests to the University of Maine Black Bears. The Friars lost both games by the score of 3-1, and each night the Black Bears shut down any chance of a PC rally with a last-minute empty-netter.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    My Two Cents

    Rationalization is the process by which a human being constructs a logical justification for a belief. In the discipline of psychology it is considered a defense mechanism that occurs when “the individual deals with emotional conflict or internal or external stressors by concealing the true motivations for his or her own thoughts, actions, or feelings through the elaboration of reassuring or self serving but incorrect explanations.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    H1N1 Flu Vaccine Clinics Protect Students

    Students lined up in ’64 Hall this past week to receive their H1N1 inoculations. The Rhode Island Department of Health issued that all 12 colleges and universities in the state hold free H1N1 vaccination clinics on their campuses between Nov. 30 and Dec. 18, 2009. They will be held on campuses for students aged 24 years old and younger. The issue from the State Department of Health came due to statistics showing that the highest number of H1N1 cases have been confirmed in people who are between five and 24 years of age.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    World Cup Draw: Field Set for South Africa

    Last Friday was long awaited, by most for it being the end of the week and another great night to go out and party, however, for the futbol loving community Dec. 4, 2009 was anticipated months in advance as it finally revealed the groupings for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    Friars On Fire In The Nation’s Capital

    Ever since Head Men’s Basketball Coach Keno Davis arrived on the Providence College campus in the spring of 2008, Friar fans have been hearing about Davis’s run-and-gun style of offense. Although there have been glimpses of it during his tenure, Wednesday night’s win over George Washington gave fans their best look at what “Keno Ball,” is all about.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    Faith Matters

    Have you ever wanted to go the White House? Of course you have. Well let me tell you something…I know a guy. And anytime I go to Washington I dazzle my traveling companions by taking them on a tour; because I know a guy. All my friends think that I’m a big deal as I whisk them past the Secret Service and into a place where few others get to go.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    Special Olympics Basketball Tournament

    The Special Olympics Unified Basketball Tournament was held Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, in Peterson Recreation Center at 9:00 a.m. The event was organized by Meaghan Geislinger ’10, Pastoral Council for Campus Ministry and Coordinator for Special Olympics. It consisted of five basketball courts and 24 teams of 15 members, including coaches, players, and partners. The athletes came from all over Rhode Island.

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  • Uncategorized | Dec.10, 2009

    Marandola Leads PC to Win Over In-State Rival

    The Women’s Basketball Team went 1-1 this week with a loss at the hands of Hofstra on Tuesday, Dec. 8, and a praiseworthy 71-62 win over Rhode Island in Kingston on Saturday, Dec. 5. Despite the four-point loss on the road, Chelsea Marandola ’10 continued her impressive senior campaign with a team-high 23 points.

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