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Ken Miller ’70 talks politics of science denial

News, Science & Research

Ken Miller ’70 talks politics of science denial

February 17, 2017 0 comments

Ken Miller ’70 examined science denial, discussing the scientific facts and theories people often disagree with despite overwhelming supporting evidence.

Men’s lacrosse gears up for spring success with new head coach

Sports

Men’s lacrosse gears up for spring success with new head coach

February 17, 2017 0 comments

Last year, a single overtime goal stood between the men’s lacrosse team and a spot in the NCAA Championship game.

Knead Doughnuts serves up traditional sweets, connects community

Arts & Culture

Knead Doughnuts serves up traditional sweets, connects community

February 15, 2017 0 comments

On the fringe of the financial district, Knead Doughnuts has begun to satisfy the sweet tooth of Providence’s downtown denizens.

UCS president introduces No Apologies Initiative

News, University News

UCS president introduces No Apologies Initiative

February 15, 2017 0 comments

Viet Nguyen ’17 introduced the No Apologies Initiative calling universities to waive application fees for first-generation and low-income applicants.

CSSJ hosts civil rights education program

News, University News

CSSJ hosts civil rights education program

February 15, 2017 0 comments

Maiyah Gamble-Rivers MA’16 grew up hearing her grandparents talk about life in South Carolina under Jim Crow.

Former trapeze artist joins U. through RUE program

Arts & Culture

Former trapeze artist joins U. through RUE program

February 15, 2017 0 comments

At just 27 years old, Akaela “Kaely” Michels-Gualtieri ’20 has volunteered as an Emergency Medical Technician aboard ambulances in various cities.

CAPS hosts informational open hours at student centers

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CAPS hosts informational open hours at student centers

February 15, 2017 0 comments

Counseling and Psychological Services expanded “Let’s Talk” to the Nelson Fitness Center and the First-Generation College and Low-Income Student Center.

Annenberg Institute searches for new director

News, University News

Annenberg Institute searches for new director

February 13, 2017 0 comments

The Annenberg Institute for School Reform will hire a new director as it seeks to expand its mission to address inequalities in education.

Swearer Center to house Carnegie Classification

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Swearer Center to house Carnegie Classification

February 13, 2017 0 comments

The Swearer Center for Public Service aims to become a national leader in the field of community engagement

New year brings new changes to Sharpe Refectory

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New year brings new changes to Sharpe Refectory

February 13, 2017 0 comments

Students returning to campus this semester were met with an updated Sharpe Refectory after it underwent partial interior renovations over winter break.