Midterms are over. The time has come for students’ brains to downshift to a more comfortable, less coffee-dependent gear. The weekend has arrived, and from the looks of it, not a moment too soon. I am confident that every bit of studying paid off, or will at some point in each student’s life. Of course, students will forget some details here and there, but the overarching ideas will be remembered for a lifetime. A firm grasp of the liberal arts, that plethora of knowledge battered into students’ minds this week, translates into bright post-Providence futures.Read More →

The usual bustling atmosphere of Providence Christian College has become relatively quiet and stressed with the onslaught of midterm week, according to sophomore Bradley Bosch. Now seven weeks into the semester, students are faced with the daunting task of conquering midterms while continuing to keep up with readings and assignments in all of their classes. Students are feeling the pressure to do well because midterms carry a heavy weight in the final grading of courses.Read More →

Pulsing, energetic lines of ants recently emerged from holes in the walls of certain dorm rooms at Providence Christian College while students were reading and working on papers.  This is not the first reported invasion of ants, nor does it appear to be the last.Read More →

Charismatic, outgoing, and a quick mind are all attributes of Derek Halvorson, President of Providence Christian College. His background and credentials may be a little unconventional for a typical college president, but for Providence, a better fit would be hard to find.Read More →

I know what you have been thinking: “Where can I find a reliable news source about Providence Christian College?” I can hear the concern in your mind’s voice, and this same concern caused eight Providence students to take up the noble cause of launching a frequently updated, online newspaper called the Beggar Blade.Read More →

The golden frog was stolen last Wednesday from the dorm room of two Providence Christian College students by an unidentified individual. Sources say a “smooth talking” student persuaded junior Emily Van Dyke to part with the beloved frog on Wednesday evening after learning of its location from Resident Assistant Marie Bosma.Read More →

For the past three weeks, Providence Christian College students have gathered on Monday nights for improvisational games and fun. Held in Hesed Lounge, the meetings have been well attended since the first night. Dr. Aaron Belz, Professor of English at Providence, developed the idea.Read More →

Freshman Mayra Martinez is currently filming a short movie called The Colors of Autumn, which features the acting skills of two Providence students and a professor. Martinez sums up her movie in one sentence, “It’s about a girl changing a man’s life by being his friend.”Read More →

Tops Restaurant on East Walnut is a cheap, tasty choice. Tops has been in business for over 50 years in the same location and for good reason. Anyone looking for a good, reasonably priced lunch or dinner should try Tops Restaurant on the corner of Allen and East Walnut Street in Pasadena.Read More →