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SALVE REGINA UNIVERSITY announced Friday it is postponing its commencement ceremonies scheduled for May due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. / COURTESY SALVE REGINA UNIVERSITY

PC, Salve Regina postponing commencement ceremonies

PROVIDENCE – Providence College and Newport-based Salve Regina University both announced Friday that they are postponing their respective commencement ceremonies due to the COVID-19...
BROWN UNIVERSITY, pictured, Providence College, Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island College and the Community College of Rhode Island are moving curricula to online in the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. / COURTESY BROWN UNIVERSITY

More local colleges moving classes online due to virus concerns

PROVIDENCE – Local colleges are continuing to adjust programming and protocols in order to limit the spread of COVID-19, and following leads of other...

R.I. colleges cancel trips amid coronavirus fears, East Greenwich school closes...

PROVIDENCE – Two local colleges on Tuesday announced cancellations of school-sponsored international travel programs during spring break in the wake of the growing COVID-19...
BRYANT UNIVERSITY said that all Bryant students returning from abroad, either for study or regular travel, are to stay home for two weeks before returning to campus as a 'precaution' regarding the growing spread of coronavirus. / COURTESY BRYANT UNIVERSITY

Local colleges addressing coronavirus threat

PROVIDENCE – As the concerns over coronavirus disease, or COVID-19, continue to grow, several local colleges are taking steps to address the matter, including...
STAYING PUT: Adam Anderson, owner of landscape architecture firm Design Under Sky and a Wavemaker fellow, stands near the remnants of his “10,000 Suns” sunflower installation in Providence. Anderson is still paying off his student loans and says the Wavemaker program is one of the factors that kept him in Rhode Island. / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

STEM-ing the flow: Is R.I.’s Wavemaker program reducing ‘brain drain’?

Architectural designer Kaitlin DeGregorio was weighing a job offer in New York 2½ years ago when she instead made a commitment to a construction...
A RENDERING shows a plan for the new Fred M. Roddy Anatomy and Physiology Lab to be built at Providence College with a $300,000 grant from the Fred M. Roddy Foundation. / COURTESY THE S/L/A/M COLLABORATIVE INC.

PC receives $300K grant to construct new science lab

PROVIDENCE – Providence College's pre-health sciences curriculum received a $300,000 grant from the Fred M. Roddy Foundation, which will be used to construct a...
BROWN UNIVERSITY had 38 Fulbright students in the 2019-2020 academic year, the second most of any doctoral institution in the country. / COURTESY BROWN UNIVERSITY

3 R.I. institutions produce Fulbright students in 2019-2020 academic year

PROVIDENCE – Three Rhode Island higher education institutions had students that were recipients of Fulbright awards for the 2019-2020 academic year, according to the...

PC’s School of Business has new partnership with Barron’s

PROVIDENCE – Providence College’s School of Business has created a new partnership with the Barron’s in Education program from Dow Jones & Co., the...

Providence’s ‘urban trails’ plan draws objections

Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza rolled out his Great Streets Initiative master plan on Jan. 27, but it didn’t take long for some residents...

Some local colleges, universities alter or suspend China study-abroad programs due...

PROVIDENCE – In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in China, multiple local colleges and universities have taken steps to suspend or alter their...

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