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Dominican Higher Education Colloquium 2018

 

Newport at night

Optional Friday Evening in Newport, Rhode Island

Newport, Rhode Island is a quaint seaside city with unparalleled ocean views, world renowned accommodations and experiences unlike any other. A visit to Newport, Rhode Island has always been at the top of everyone’s to do list when they visit Rhode Island. You would depart Providence College at 4:00 pm on Friday, June 22, 2018 for a 50 minute scenic bus ride. Once you arrive in Newport, you have the option to do a plethora of experiences; such as walk around town and enjoy the waterfront and all it as to offer in dining, shopping, and historical findings; take in a comedy show, or enjoy a cruise aboard the M/V Gansett for a one and half hour narrated harbor boat tour and sunset cruise on Narragansett Bay.  There is an additional $32.00 fee for the Sunset Cruise.

For those of you who wish to return to campus early, we will be offering an early departure bus from Newport, Rhode Island at roughly 9:00 pm and for those who wish to stay a bit longer, there will be a late bus departing Newport, Rhode Island at roughly 11:00 pm.

Please note that there is a $25.00 per person bus fee to attend this optional event.