Providence College Morning Mail

Tuesday, July 28 @ 7pm – Blackfriars Creamery 

July 27, 2020

Making ice cream … Will it involve liquid nitrogen? There’s only one way to find out!

Fitness Challenge

July 27, 2020

Show off how you have found ways to stay active by participating in our Rec Sports summer fitness challenge! To participate, submit a video clip of your most unique “at home” workout/activity. Student leaders from our Intramural Athletic Board will rank the top submissions (SportsCenter top ten style) and will reveal highlights on Wed. July 29th at 7pm via Zoom. Amazon gift cards will be awarded to the top 3 submissions. Please include your name and friars email in submissions to pcintramurals@gmail.com. If you have any questions, contact Aneury Pichardo (apichar1@providence.edu) or the Intramural Athletic Board (pcintramurals@gmail.com). Hope to have you join us!

Animal Trivia Thursday at 7pm EST

July 27, 2020

Zooming Through the Summer with Animal Trivia on Thursday at 7pm EST! Amazon Gift Card Prizes for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place winners! Zoom Meeting ID: 950 2980 4946

Flourishing Friar

July 27, 2020

Eight Keys to Bridging our Differences

https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/eight_keys_to_bridging_our_differences?utm_source=Greater+Good+Science+Center&utm_campaign=88b4a5d5cf-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_GG_Newsletter_July_23&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_5ae73e326e-88b4a5d5cf-51506519

Flourishing Friar

July 20, 2020

Sanitation worker says getting accepted to Harvard Law was ‘most surreal moment’

https://www.today.com/news/rehan-staton-going-trash-collector-harvard-law-student-t186556

Study finds being kind could make you live longer

https://www.positive.news/society/good-news-stories-from-week-24-of-2020/

Tuesday, July 21 @ 7pm – SoulCore 

July 20, 2020

It’s back! If you couldn’t get enough out of the intensely physical and spiritual workout, it’s not too late!

Wednesday 7/22 @ 8:00pm – NHL Playoff Draft

July 20, 2020

If you are excited for the return of the NHL, join us Wednesday night and draft your fantasy hockey team. The exact format will be determined by the number of participants we have. Please register at www.imleagues.com/providence by the end of the day on Tuesday 7/21. This is designed to be a live draft, so all participants should be available to join us at 8pm on Wednesday. The league champion will receive an intramural championship shirt. Please direct any questions to Chris Schmidt – cschmid4@providence.edu.

Winners Choice Bingo

July 20, 2020

Zooming Through the Summer with Winners Choice Bingo >>> Thursday July 23rd at 7pm EST ! With our favorite bingo caller…and yours..recent graduate, Master Kasey Cardin!! ZOOM MEETING ID: 950 2980 4946

You could win gift cards to Chili’s, Outback Steakhouse, Olive Garden, Door Dash, Chipotle, Panera Bread, Nike, Amazon, Sephora, Footlocker, Gap, Old Navy, Starbucks, etc.…If you win, the choice is yours!

Saturday 7/25 – Virtual 5K

July 20, 2020

On Saturday 7/25 we will be hosting the 4th installment of our monthly virtual activity program.  All are welcomed participate.  Simply register at www.imleagues.com/providence and then run, walk, or jog 3.1 miles at your leisure on Saturday.  Details about submitting your results will be available upon registration.  All participants will be eligible for raffle prizes and top performers will receive intramural championship t-shirts.  Please direct any questions to Chris Schmidt – cschmid4@providence.edu.

Flourishing Friars

July 13, 2020

Gardening is Booming During This Pandemic – and You Can Still Start Planting in July

https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/gardening-is-booming-during-this-pandemic/

How To Get Back Your Weight Loss Motivation After Weeks of Social Isolation

http://www.sportpsychologytoday.com/mental-training-tips/how-to-get-back-your-weight-loss-motivation-after-weeks-of-social-isolation/

Mindful Monday @ 8pm!

July 13, 2020

Virtual Yoga with Victoria – 7/13 @ 8pm. Pre-registration on fitness tab of imleagues.com/providence by 5:30pm Monday 6/29 is preferred. If you do not already have an imleagues account, you will need to create one using your @friars.providence.edu email address. Participants will receive the zoom participation link via email 30 minutes prior to the start of the class.

Workout Wednesday at noon!

July 13, 2020

Virtual Les Mills Cardio with Vivienne – 7/15 at noon. Pre-registration on fitness tab of imleagues.com/providence by 10:30am Wednesday 7/15 is preferred. If you do not already have an imleagues account, you will need to create one using your @friars.providence.edu email address. Participants will receive the zoom participation link via email 30 minutes prior to the start of the class.

Fantasy Baseball Draft Night

July 13, 2020

Excited for the start of the Major League Baseball season?! Join Rec Sports in the celebration by participating in our fantasy baseball draft night! Participants must pre-register on IMLeauges.com/providence by Wednesday, July 15th at 12pm (noon). Our fantasy baseball league will run throughout the MLB season with the winner receiving an intramural champ shirt. When registration concludes, point earning details and the draft order will be revealed. Draft night is set for July 15th, 7pm via zoom (https://providence.zoom.us/j/95029804946). If you have any questions, please contact Chris Schmidt (cschmid4@providence.edu) or Aneury Pichardo (apichar1@providence.edu). Hope to have you join us!

Friars Team Trivia Tonight at 7pm

July 13, 2020

Zooming Through the Summer with Friars Team Trivia at 7pm EST! Zoom Meeting ID: 950 2980 4946

Alumni vs. Students! Who Knows PC The Best! Teams can have up to 5 team members & if you don’t have a team we will find you one! Register Your Team via this link – https://bit.ly/3fkEykW Grand Prizes for 1st Place Winning Teams!

Flourishing Friar

July 6, 2020

Internet sensation giving “dadvice” on YouTube continues to inspire: https://aleteia.org/2020/06/26/internet-sensation-giving-dadvice-on-youtube-continues-to-inspire/

A volunteer ‘sewing squad’ distributed more than 55,000 masks to vulnerable communities in 3 months. They’re not slowing down: https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/29/us/iyw-auntie-sewing-squad-trnd/index.html