September 30, 2020

About Us

Established in 1935, The Cowl is Providence College’s only student-run newspaper. It boasts six sections and approximately 100 members. Issues are distributed every Thursday evening to main locations on and off campus. High volume areas include the Slavin Center, Phillips Memorial Library, and the Ruane Center.

The Cowl offers advertising space in each issue and on our website. For more information, please visit our advertising page.

Should you have an event you would like The Cowl to attend or have a general inquiry, please email

Senior Staff

  • Editor-in-Chief: Kerry Torpey ’20
    Associate Editor-in-Chief: Katherine Torok ’20
  • Managing Editor: Julia Vaccarella ’20
  • Head Social Media Curator: Mikaela Lee ’20
  • News Co-Editor: Hannah Langley ’21
    News Co-Editor: Kyle Burns ’21
  • Asst. News Editor: Eileen Cooney ’23
  • Opinion Co-Editor: Andrea Traietti ’21
    Opinion Co-Editor: Kelly Wheeler ’21
  • Opinion Co-Editor: Savannah Plaisted ’21
  • Arts & Entertainment Co-Editor: Patrick Fuller ’21
    Arts & Entertainment Co-Editor: Sara Conway ’21
  • Arts & Entertainment Co-Editor: Peter Keough ’20
  • Portfolio Co-Editor: Connor Zimmerman ’20
    Portfolio Co-Editor: Elizabeth McGinn ’21
    Asst. Portfolio Editor: Sarah Kirchner ’21
  • Asst. Portfolio Editor: Sarah McLaughlin ’23
  • Sports Co-Editor: Meaghan Cahill ’20
    Sports Co-Editor: Jack Belanger ’21
  • Asst. Sports Editor: Cam Smith ’21
  • Photography Supervisor: Nicholas Crenshaw ’20
    Photography Co-Editor: Laura Chadbourne ’20
    Photography Co-Editor: Nora Johnson ’20
  • Head Copy Editor: Madeline Burns ’20
    Co-Asst. Head Copy Editor: CJ McCartin ’20
  • Co-Asst. Head Copy Editor: Kathleen Moore ’20