This semester marks the 50 year anniversary of Chef Winston’s time as a Villanova staff member. Beginning as a kitchen worker in Dougherty Hall, he was promoted to Assistant Chef when Donahue opened. From there, he was promoted to catering chef, where he has been working for the past twenty-…

During the month of October The Villanovan met with Caroline Heiland, Alpha Chi Omega’s Philanthropy Chair, to discuss how the sorority participated in October’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month and spread awareness for the movement throughout campus. 

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Not so very long ago (or so it seems in my mind), I was a bright-eyed young student in the midst of my freshman year at Villanova. I walked through the same quad, cheered for the same Wildcat teams and was taught by some of the very same professors (I’m looking at you, Profs. Emig and Monaha…

Sept. 20, 2019 may have been just another day for many around the world. Go to work, go to the gym, run errands – but to many others, the day was marked by a certain goal in mind: to open the world’s eyes to the detrimental results of climate change and to make everyone realize that our time…

On April 12th, the Swedish EDM duo “Galantis” performed at Philadelphia’s Franklin Music Hall. The venue’s standing-room-only space was filled to capacity with fans excited to hear songs such as “Runaway (U & I),” “Peanut Butter Jelly” and “No Money,” which are some of the band’s most po…

On Thursday, April 11, every single chair inside Belle Air Terrace was occupied by snapping fingers and melting hearts as the poets of campus leapt on stage and shared their original work at the 5th Annual Villanova Poetry Slam. Hosted by Villanova Poetry Society, the event entailed two roun…

As the large crowd hurried into its seats at the industrial style venue, the program began with a Q&A discussing maternal mortality rates within Ethiopia. This past Friday at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, the Villanova Social Justice Documentary program premiered its film, Carrying Tom…

Once in a while, there’s a movie that sneaks up on you, that appears to be of a certain quality or of a specific tone, yet ultimately becomes something more than that. Whether it be tonally completely different or becomes something entirely beyond simply a film, these are the movies that sur…

When someone mentions Villanova University, people tend to think of basketball and business. While those categories hold notable and prestigious value, the University’s art scene has been put on the back burner, at least until recently. On this past Saturday, one of the largest and most succ…

Dr. David Sprows, a record-holder for longest serving Villanova professor and second place winner of the the 1954 Harding Junior High School jitterbug contest, began teaching mathematics at Villanova University in 1961. At the conclusion of the Fall 2018 semester, Dr. Sprows will be going on…

Alternative/indie rock, surf punk and trip-hop are just some of the words used to describe the various sounds of three groups that rocked Union Transfer this past Thursday. The bands — Hot Flash Heat Wave, HUNNY and The Frights — each brought their own unique performance and fans to the venu…