Summer Sway Social

Join the Graduate Student Council, the School of Professional Studies, and your fellow classmates to welcome our summer start graduate students to Providence and connect across programs.

There will be light food and non-alcoholic drink options served alongside local beers. The first 50 students will receive 2 free drink tickets.

The event will take place on Sunday, August 6 from 4-7pm at Narragansett Brewery.

Please bring a government-issued ID if you are 21+ and plan to consume alcohol at this event.

If you have questions or would like to request accommodations, you may email Morgan, Student Engagement Specialist, at:

RSVP using this link:

Summer Ferry to Newport

Hello Graduate Students!

We hope you’re enjoying a fantastic summer break! After reviewing the interest form submitted by our international graduate students staying in Providence this summer, the GSC International Committee is thrilled to announce a Newport ferry trip! We’ll be taking the ferry to and from Newport, and we invite you to join us! You have the option to spend time with the International Advocacy Committee or explore the city on your own.

Please sign up using this link.

Event Details:
Date: Saturday, July 15th, 2023
Destination: Newport
Leaving Providence: 8:30 AM at SeaStreak Ferry Terminal (25 India Street – Providence, RI 02903) [We’ll depart and return to the same port]
Returning to Providence: Meet at the Newport Ferry Terminal at 5 PM.

Don’t forget to bring your Brown ID!

If you have a change of plans and need to drop out at the last moment, please notify us at

We look forward to an amazing trip together!

GSC International Committee