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Winter Storm Alert- Tuesday January 27, 2015

Due to the continuing effects of the storm, Juno, all classes are cancelled tomorrow, Wednesday January 28th, including all day school classes, graduate classes, and evening classes through the School of Continuing Education & School of Business. Offices are closed on Wednesday. We expect to resume normal operations and all classes on Thursday, January 29th. For more information and updates, please go to

The weather line can be reached at 401-865-1012.

NBC Nightly News Segment Features PC’s Commencement

Viola Davis’ address during Providence College’s Ninety-Fourth Commencement Exercises was included in the annual tribute to college graduates that aired on NBC’s Nightly News on June 8.

A five-minute compilation of video clips from graduation ceremonies around the country featured Davis speaking at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center on May 20, telling PC’s graduates, “You see, the two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you discover why you were born.”

News anchor Brian Williams '02Hon. introduced the segment, noting that it was a yearly tradition to salute graduating classes around the nation.

To view the segment, visit The Davis speech is included at the 4:00 mark of the broadcast.

The award-winning actress, a native of Central Falls, R.I., received an honorary doctor of fine arts degree from the College.

Read more about what's happening at the College at PC News.

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