Providence College News

Commencement 2017 Events

Transform adversity into opportunity, Clark ’70 advises 2017 graduates

Commencement 2017 Podcast

Thank you videos from the Class of 2017

Commencement Address by Roy Peter Clark ’70 & ’17Hon.

Greetings from the senior class president, Gretchen Barrett ’17

Commencement greetings from the president

Commencement Mass homily by Father Shanley

Commencement greetings from the National Alumni Association president

Honors Program Reception student address: Brian D. Zied ’17

Class Oration by top student Victoria Timmel ’17

Faculty greetings from Dr. Christopher Arroyo

2017 Academic Awards Ceremony livestream

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Meet the Class of 2017

Persistence was key for science major Shantal Solomon ’17

Patrick J. Healey ’17: Fourth-generation Friar chose PC for its ‘happiness’

Sean Moore ’17SCE: Army vet, father of four never stopped believing

Business student Nicholas Hunsaker ’17 brought lessons in sustainability to an orphanage in Haiti

Nick Sailor ’17 — A believer in caring and sharing

Taylor Gibson ’17: Latin American experiences deepen advocacy for immigrants

The Class of 2017, By the Numbers

Three Providence College students share top rank in Class of 2017

Biochemistry major bound for Poland through prestigious Fulbright Program

Mission Possible: Maegan Renaud ’17

Mission Possible: Yemery Villafana ’17

Mission Possible: Pedro Alemán ’17

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Class of 2017 Podcasts

Cassandra “Cassie” Chislom ’17 – Humanity in Action

Claire Kleinschmidt ’17 – Service, Science, and More

Episode 7 – Brianna Abbott ’17

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More News

Expanded Latino Symposium answers ‘great need’

More Providence College students are studying abroad than ever before

Seafood joins menu of locally produced foods offered to students

Accountancy class project approach sharpens students’ real-world view

The Class of 2021 commits to Providence College

Students face ethical dilemmas in first PC business case competition

Chants encounter: Unexpected connections help Joan Miller ’18 solve mysteries of Stravinsky’s discordant church music

Providence College to give $100,000 to diocesan Catholic schools

ESPN analyst Doris Burke ’87 describes ‘A Basketball Life’ at Alumni & Family Weekend

Prestigious academic journal publishes research by two history professors

Student researchers discover the secrets of ant colony behavior

A music master class that’s world class

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Providence College Magazine

Standing for Justice: Emily A. Benfer ’99

Living through History: Michael P. Sullivan ’88

Dr. Roy Peter Clark ’70: What a Difference a Half Century Makes

Smooth Sailing

Black and White Buzz, Spring 2017

PC in Hollywood

Six Friar greats honored as ‘Legends Forever’

Scholar Power: Dr. Seann P. Mulcahy

Business School of the Future

Men’s basketball, hockey storm into NCAAs again

The Last Word: This Glorious Place

Helping gentlemen reach their potential: Kenneth Chabert ’10

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Centennial WaterFire: 100 Years of Light with Providence College

Tropical Biology in Belize

“Faith & Passion: A Performance by I Cantori” with conductor Dr. T.J. Harper.

Inaugural Fiondella Lecture featuring Val Ackerman, J.D.

Smooth Sailing

“Sons of Providence: The Jewish History of Providence College, 1917-1965”

Inaugural Lavoie Lecture: Dr. W. Eddie Martucci ’04

The Future of Obamacare – Dr. Robert B. Hackey

“A Basketball Life” with Doris Burke ’87, ’92G, & ’05Hon.

Arthur F. and Patricia Ryan Center for Business Studies Opening Celebration

Celebrating the life of Rev. John S. Peterson, O.P. ’57

Opening Day at the Ryan Center for Business Studies

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Providence College Podcasts

The Providence College Podcast features interviews with interesting members of the Friar Family. These in-depth conversations with PC students, Dominicans, faculty, staff, and alumni provide a rich look into the lives of noteworthy Friars.

Commencement 2017 Podcast

Pedro Alemán ’17 – From Struggling Freshman to Student Leader

Alanna Serviss ’18 – Athletics and Mental Health

Biochemistry major bound for Poland through prestigious Fulbright Program

Cayleigh Griffin ’14 – Creating a Career Through Focus and Passion

Dr. Abigail T. Brooks – A Nuanced Look at Aging

Emily Sisson ’14 – America’s Next Great Road Runner?

Ed Cooley – Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Dr. Jennifer G. Illuzzi & Dr. Arthur P. Urbano Jr. – Sons of Providence

Dr. Rick Battistoni – Philanthropy and Public Service

Dr. Jonathan Richardson: Road Salt and Rats – College Biology Meets Dirty Jobs

Ted Andrews ’01 – Native Apostles

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