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Below are stories and news items about Providence Day School and/or the PDS community that originated from the school or have appeared in various media outlets.

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Arjun Rawal '26 sitting at his laptop working on his HelpHygiene app that placed 3rd in the 2022 Congressional App Challenge

Arjun Rawal ‘26 designed an app to help non-profit HelpHygiene founders track their volunteers’ hours. He then entered his app into the Congressional App Challenge (CAC), where he placed third. Each year, members of the House of Representatives challenge students in their districts to create and submit their original app for a chance to win the CAC.

MDP jewelry logo card with a pair of clear crystal earrings sitting in front of logo card

Gillian Albert ‘30 has always been creative and recently turned her hobby into a business through MDP Jewelry. She found that jewelry can help boost confidence and showcase an individual's personality. Each piece she makes is unique in color, size, and design, allowing the customer to express themselves.

When You Are The Only One: A Q&A with Tyrone Jean about His PoCC Seminar and Experience

Tyrone Jean has been at Providence Day since the summer of 2021. Originally the director of Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (EIB), he has recently been promoted to the Assistant Head of School for Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging. In December, alongside Brian Li and James Edge, Jean presented at the People of Color Conference (PoCC) in San Antonio, Texas.

Aidan Denier Shain ‘26 Creates Connections through Barkle

Aidan Denier Shain ‘26 sought connections during the COVID-19 pandemic: one of the most isolating times in history. Through the creation of Barkle, which helped connect PD students with their classmates, Aidan nurtured peer relationships to decrease isolation.

Love Your Pup Treats, Annabelle Poovey ’27: A Dog-Tastic Business!

Annabelle Poovey ’27 wants to spread the word about rescue dogs and uses her love of baking to do so! Her inspiration? Minnie and Lokie, her two rescue pups who helped her realize that she can share the treats that all dogs will enjoy while also making a positive impact on Charlotte's rescue animals. 

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