The word providence is a noun. Providence means (1) the guardianship and control exercised by a deity, (2) the prudence and care exercised by someone in the management of resources, (3) a manifestation of God's foresightful care for His creatures.
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Founded in 1764 as The College of Rhode Island, it moved to Providence in 1804. It was the first college to admit students of all religious persuasions. Brown is a highly selective, small, private University with approximately 5700 undergraduates, 1600 graduate students, and 357 medical students. There are 658 full-time faculty.
The RBS, founded in 1727, is a financial institution that is based in the UK. It is also one of the largest banks in the USA. The Bank owns many other businesses such as the Citizens Financial Group in Providence R.I.; TRACKER, a stolen vehicle tracker; Green Flag, a motorist assistance service; and many others, all described on the website. The corporate structure and their services are on the website.
Rhode Island's state capital is Providence. Learn about the Rhode Island state government operations and services. Browse the Rhode Island travel and tourism information, and read about living and working in the Ocean State.