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Environmental Science at Providence

Environmental Science at Providence

Because of its forested, riverside and agriculturally-adjacent location in Otterburne, the Environmental Science program is uniquely positioned to offer a mix of hand-on field methods and laboratory components.

New Faculty in 2023

New Faculty in 2023

There is something unique about the place of teachers in the world. From a very young age, people look to others who have more life experience to impart wisdom and to inspire wonder. This is the case in family settings – where children learn from their parents and caregivers – as well as in scholastic contexts (i.e. elementary through graduate studies). In fact, without faculty, institutions like Providence would simply not exist, since it’s the role and responsibility of professors to facilitate the process of education, through teaching, writing and public scholarship.

PROV Talks 2023

PROV Talks 2023

On Thursday, November 16th, Providence hosted its annual Prov Talks event, where faculty and staff presented a variety of “ideas worth pondering.”

History of Muriel Taylor Hall

History of Muriel Taylor Hall

By Madison Franks, Student Writer OTTERBURNE, MB – Because I began my time at Providence in the fall of 2020, I was never around the campus to experience Bergen Hall. This was an all-male dormitory that stood where the new residence building, Muriel Taylor Hall, now...

The Inseparable Nature of Biology and Psychology

The Inseparable Nature of Biology and Psychology

While students at Providence currently have the option to complete degrees in either General Biology or Psychology, a new program was launched in September that features a highly interdisciplinary approach. The four-year Bachelor of Science in Biology-Psychology strategically combines courses from both fields, which is the first of its kind at Christian universities across Canada.

Alum, Waedon Dueck, Shares His Prov Experience

Alum, Waedon Dueck, Shares His Prov Experience

by Grace Sandulak From student-athlete to employee and coach, Waedon Dueck won back-to-back basketball championships – first as a player and second as an assistant coach! He graduated from Providence in 2022 with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Health Sciences, and...

Living in Dorm

Living in Dorm

by Madison Franks, Student Writer OTTERBURNE, MB - Before beginning my third year at Providence, I associated my university with cars, early mornings, dark evenings and highways. The reason I no longer equate these things with my education is because I decided to stop...

Providence Celebrates Local High School Athlete Peyton Kehler

Providence Celebrates Local High School Athlete Peyton Kehler

Photo: Peyton Kehler is pictured above with Joel Coursey, Head Women's Basketball Coach for Providence. OTTERBURNE, MB – Providence, in cooperation with Golden West and CHVN 95.1 FM Radio, recently launched a ‘High School Student-Athlete of the Month’ campaign. For...

Providence and Canadian North Airlines Agreement

Providence and Canadian North Airlines Agreement

Photo above: President Kent Anderson is pictured above with Michael Rodyniuk, President & CEO of Canadian North Airlines. OTTERBURNE, MB - Today, we held a press conference on the Otterburne campus to announce that Providence has entered into an agreement with...

Why Attend Preview Prov

Why Attend Preview Prov

by Madison Franks, Student Writer OTTERBURNE, MB - Last Fall (2022), Providence opened its campus to more than 80 high school students in an event known as Preview Prov. This was the first time since COVID that our Providence community could host prospective students...