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BOP Presents: Clam Jam 2014

On Friday, April 25th, BOP held its annual Clam Jam on Slavin Lawn. This traditional end of the year BBQ/fair/hangout is  one of BOP’s biggest events of the school year. Thanks to the Social Committee comprised of Meg Reidy ’14, Kelly Allen ’14, Gracie Agresta ’15, and Sophia Johnston ’16, Clam Jam was once again a huge hit with over 1,000 attendees.

A perfect day for Clam Jam

A perfect day for Clam Jam

This year’s theme was “Come Sail Away,” which inspired nautical decor for the event. In addition to lawn games, inflatables, a beer garden, a rock climbing wall, a live band, a sailboat courtesy of the sailing team, free bottles of BOP sunscreen to promote the event, and even a mechanical shark (think mechanical bull), there was plenty of food.  BOP ordered nearly [Continue reading]

Family Day is here!

If you are an accepted student in the Class of 2018, please join us this Saturday, April 12th, for PC’s annual Family Day! This is an excellent opportunity to see all that PC has to offer as you make your final decision for college. With the May 1st … [Continue reading]

New Students, New Board

Somewhere in this box are the 20-ish new students we will be selecting for BOP '14-'15!

First, congratulations to all the new members of the Class of 2018! I hope you enjoyed receiving a big envelope in the mail and that you'll consider Providence College for the next four years. This post is dedicated to some big updates from … [Continue reading]

The 2014 PC Spring Concert is…

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 At long last, it's official. The popular EDM group ("electronic dance music," Mom and Dad) Krewella will be coming to Providence College on Monday, April 28, 2014, in the Peterson Recreation Center with the opening act Radical Something. BOP's … [Continue reading]

Happy Spring Break!

I just wanted to take the time to wish everyone at PC a relaxing spring break. Whether you are taking some time off to catch up on sleep and homework (me), traveling abroad on a immersion trip or with the Honors Program, heading to New Orleans with … [Continue reading]

The Providence Place Mall

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One of the perks of PC is its proximity to the Providence Place Mall, a huge shopping center just ten minutes from campus via the RIPTA public bus. There are over 150 stores on three massive floors------see the photo below to get a sense of the size. … [Continue reading]

Technology at PC

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Although this post will not appear on my blog until the weekend, I am currently writing it during the third snow day of the semester------unprecedented in my short time at PC. Just a fun fact to start with. Anyway, the topic of this post comes from … [Continue reading]

PC Vantage Points

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Providence College Vantage Points is a new feature of the PC website that showcases the best of what the college has to offer. Since the completion of the Ruane Center, the new Campus Green on Slavin Lawn, and the launch of the revised Core … [Continue reading]

BOP Presents: “Diversity According to South Park & Family Guy”

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Happy Super Bowl Sunday, everyone. This week's post is dedicated to an upcoming BOP event that I have been planning since last May------going abroad had forced me to take some time off from event planning. On February 11th, BOP will be hosting … [Continue reading]

Hitting the Ground Running

What the campus looked like when my class ended early at 4:30 P.M.

After a restful winter break, it's back to PC for my sixth (!) semester. Similar to junior year in high school, junior year in college is the time when the workload, both academic and extracurricular, becomes nearly unbearable. In addition to school, … [Continue reading]

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