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Liberal Arts Honors Dinner and Family Day

Congratulations on your acceptance to the Liberal Arts Honors Program and the Providence College Class of 2019! 

We invite you and your family to join us on Friday, April 10 a recognition dinner celebrating your invitation into the Liberal Arts Honors Program and on Saturday, April 11 for our annual Family Day program for all accepted students.
***Online registration for the Liberal Arts Honors Recognition Dinner and Program is now closed. Please contact Scott Seseske, Associate Dean of Admission, at if you have any questions.  

Weekend Schedule:

  • Friday, April 10: Liberal Arts Honors Recognition Dinner and Program
    3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, April 11: Family Day
    9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Liberal Arts Honors Recognition Dinner and Program Details:

During the afternoon and evening of Friday, April 10, Liberal Arts Honors faculty and current students will present to you the highlights of the Liberal Arts Honors experience:
​Time ​Liberal Arts Honors Event (Friday)
​3:00 PM Check-In (Concannon Fitness Center, Ruane Atrium)
​3:30 PM An Introduction to the Honors Program
4:45 PM

The Honors Classroom Experience

  • The Molecules that Changed History: From Napoleon's Buttons to Wonder Drugs
    Dr. Seann Mulcahy, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Philosophy, Politics, and Liberal Education
    Dr. Patrick Macfarlane, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
  • Concussions in Sports: From Peewee Football to the NFL
    Dr. Charles Toth, Associate Professor of Biology
  • The Plague of the 14th Century
    Dr. Karen Holland, Assistant Professor of History
  • The French Revolution: The Old Regime Crumbles
    Dr. Matthew Dowling, Assistant Professor of History
  • The 1960s in Perspective
    Dr. Darra Mulderry, Assistant Professor of History
  • 1945 - A Messy Victory
    Dr. Richard Grace, Professor of History
  • Folk Healers and Medical Miracles: Images of Health Care in the Hunger Games
    Dr. Robert Hackey, Professor of Health Policy and Management
  • Yeats and Irish Cultural Nationalism
    Dr. William Hogan, Associate Professor of English
​6:00 PM Dinner​

Family Day Details:

On Saturday, April 11, the entire Providence College community will come together to welcome all students accepted to the Class of 2019 to campus. The Family Day event will provide you with an understanding of academic and co-curricular opportunities that will be available to you should you choose to enroll at PC.

Academic and administrative representatives from across campus will be available during this event, and you will also have the opportunity to meet many current Providence College students. Please join us as the Class of 2019 comes together for the first time! 
Time ​Family Day Event (Saturday) ​Location
​9:00 - 11:00 AM ​Registration ​Concannon Fitness Center
​10:00 AM ​Class of 2019 Mass ​St. Dominic Chapel
​11:30 AM ​Welcome Class of 2019! ​Mullaney Gymnasium, Alumni Hall
​12:00 PM Luncheon and Meet the PC Community ​Peterson Recreation Center
​2:00 - 4:00 PM Academic and Student Life Panels ​Various Campus Locations

 Arriving on Campus / Parking

Liberal Arts Honors Dinner: Friday, April 10
All program attendees are asked to enter campus via the Huxley Avenue gate. Members of the Safety and Security staff will direct you to appropriate parking and the Concannon Fitness Center/Ruane Atrium, where check-in for the program will take place.
Recommended dress for the Liberal Arts Honors Recognition Dinner and Program is business casual.


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