August 22, 2017

Posts from "News"

  • News | Feb.03, 2017

    Friar Flashback: War Memorial Grotto

    By Marla Gagne News Co-Editor In 1948, Fr. Charles H. McKenna, O.P., a local Rhode Islander and Providence College alumnus, set out to build a memorial that would not only honor the dead, but also be a place of peace…

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  • News | Feb.03, 2017

    Go Green!

    By  Alex Dryer ’18 Guest Columnist Various sustainable building materials were incorporated throughout the Arthur F. and Patricia Ryan Center for Business Studies during construction. But do you know the difference between repurposed and reconstructed building materials? Repurposing means reusing…

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  • News | Feb.03, 2017

    Students Learn Value of Sustainability

    By Sabrina Guilbeault ’18 Assistant News Editor Creating sustainable, collaborative, and innovative aid that fosters empowerment, education, and self-sufficiency is the mission of the Global Sustainable Aid Project (GSAP), and since 2010, Providence College students have been given the opportunity…

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  • News | Feb.03, 2017

    PC Receives Generous Gift From Alumnus

    By  Tait Becker ’19 News Staff The School of Continuing Education (SCE) at Providence College is growing larger and larger every day. With continuing support from alumni and donors, the program has expanded immensely within the past couple years. Recently…

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  • News | Feb.03, 2017

    Club Spotlight: Believers of Words

    By Sarah Gianni ’18 News Staff It was a normal day for Phionna Claude ’18, reflecting on her freshman year self sitting at her desk in Meagher 207. She was preoccupied, however, pondering over an idea that she had held…

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  • News | Feb.03, 2017

    Off-Campus Beat: Immigration Ban

    By Gabriella Pisano ’18 News Staff This past week all news sources, from newspapers to social media, have been full of stories about President Donald Trump’s immigration ban. On Friday, January 27, President Trump signed an executive order that  affected…

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  • News | Feb.03, 2017

    Congress Updates

    By Tim Sullivan ’17 Student Congress Publicity Chair This past Tuesday,  Student Congress held their weekly meeting to discuss strategic planning for the College over the next 10 to 20 years. Accompanied by Mark Caprio, associate professor and head of…

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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

    Soft Opening of New PCSB Building

      by Patrick Healy ’17 News Staff The Arthur F. and Patricia Ryan Center for Business Studies enjoyed its first welcoming, referred to as the “soft opening,” last Tuesday, where Fr. Shanley, O.P. ’80, and Dr. Sylvia Maxfield, dean of…

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  • News | Jan.27, 2017

    The Eaton Street Café Gives Students Fun Options

      by Sabrina Guilbeault ’18 Assistant News Editor The Arthur F. and Patricia Ryan Center for Business Studies is not the only new entity on campus this semester at Providence College. The opening of the new business building also came…

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