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Chrissy Centazzo
Public Affairs, Community and Government Relations
Director of Media Relations
(401) 865-2413

Providence College Press Releases 2015- 2016


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: August 18, 2015
Providence College Biology Professor Awarded Two Grants From The National Science Foundation

Providence, R.I. - A team of scientists, including a Providence College biology professor, will build upon past research to study how prey react to predators in the ocean, as well as research the dynamic role of body bending by swimming animals.



Release Date: August 4, 2015
Major Gift From Cape Cod Resident to Support Scholarships at Providence College

Providence, R.I. – Providence College announced today a $1.3 million pledge by Dr. Kevin C. O’Kane, a resident of Hyannis, Mass. and a professor emeritus of computer science at the University of Northern Iowa, for full tuition scholarships to be awarded to PC students studying computer science, chemistry, or physics.


Catholic and Dominican

What does it mean to be a Catholic and Dominican college? We invite you to explore this question and the distinctive mission of Providence College.
About Providence College's Catholic and Dominican Identity