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Nice Slice to close Thayer Street location

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Nice Slice to close Thayer Street location

March 15, 2017 0 comments

Local pizzeria Nice Slice on Thayer Street will permanently close its doors April 15, according to owner Al Read.

By CHLOE to open at 223 Thayer

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By CHLOE to open at 223 Thayer

February 28, 2017 0 comments

The chic vegan eatery by CHLOE will open its doors to the Providence community summer 2017 at 223 Thayer Street.

Prov. band revamps theater through music co-operative

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Prov. band revamps theater through music co-operative

February 28, 2017 0 comments

Throughout its long history, the theater had accumulated evidence of multiple decades of performances — ranging from opera to porn.

U. study finds discrepancy in standard blood glucose test

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U. study finds discrepancy in standard blood glucose test

February 28, 2017 0 comments

University scientists found that a test used to monitor blood sugar can be ineffective for those with the sickle cell trait.

Ken Miller ’70 talks politics of science denial

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.