October 07, 2019
Grounded in the liberal arts
Arthur F. Ryan ’63, ’90Hon., & ’89P is one of Providence College’s most distinguished and successful alumni. A math major at PC, Mr. Ryan became an acclaimed business leader, eventually becoming CEO of Prudential Insurance Company. In this podcast, he talks about how his Providence College liberal arts education, along with other lessons he learned during his student days, helped to set the stage for his professional success. Later in the podcast, Mr. Ryan and his former professional associate Elizabeth E. Flynn ’82 & ’17Hon. engage in a lively discussion, continuing on those same themes, facilitated by Dr. Alexander N. Moffett, associate professor of English and director of the Development of Western Civilization Program.
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