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Providence College Press Releases 2014 - 2015


The Office of Public Affairs, Community and Government Relations welcomes your interest in news about Providence College. Posted on this page are current news releases about important College events, activities, and achievements.



Release Date: January 13, 2015
Providence College Receives Major Gift to Launch New Building for its School of Business Program

Providence, R.I. – Providence College announced today a $5 million dollar pledge by prominent alumnus Arthur F. Ryan for the Providence College School of Business (PCSB).
The gift will be used to help create the Arthur and Patricia Ryan Center for Business Studies, which will house the PCSB program.  




Chrissy Centazzo
Public Affairs, Community and Government Relations Specialist
(401) 865-2413

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