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Who will wield the shield? That’s the question at hand in “The Falcon and The Winter Soldier,” the latest MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) series to make its way onto Disney+. Following in the footsteps of its streaming service predecessor, “WandaVision,” the series serves as a return to more…

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For what began as a book not expected to sell more than 28,000 copies, Delia Owens’ “Where the Crawdads Sing” has made a profound impact on the fiction writing world, holding its position on the New York Times Best Sellers list for 124 weeks. It explores the themes of loneliness, education a…

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This past weekend may have been the weekend of the Oscars, but on Villanova’s campus, all eyes were on a different film award ceremony: The Villys. On Friday, Apr. 23, the organization Villanova Television (VTV) held its first ever Villys, a student film festival. The event took place at the…

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“Quo Vadis, Aida?” is a Bosnian film directed by Jasmila Žbanić that provides a harrowing account of the days leading up to the massacre of more than 8,000 Bosniak men and boys in the UN-declared safe haven at Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, in July 1995. The slaughter was perpetrated by…

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The Villanova Dance Company and Ensemble performs at various events in the campus community. According to the Villanova website, the company is a select group of dancers who perform at events both on and off campus. They are required to audition at the beginning of the year, attend class twi…

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The summer season is right around the corner. With the days getting longer and the weather getting warmer, it’s time to pack up winter clothes and break out the light and airy summer styles. Social media users across all platforms have been making predictions and posting content about what f…

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“From the first stirrings of life beneath water... to the great beasts of the Stone Age... to man taking his first upright steps, you have come far. Now begins your greatest quest: from this early cradle of civilization on towards the stars.” -Ancient Era Opening of Civilization VI

The University held its very first Dance Palooza on Friday, April 16. All dancers involved in Music Activities had been choreographing and practicing their routines since February. The hard work and dedication paid off when they finally had the chance to perform on the Mendel Field Stage fro…

This week’s book recommendation is Matt Haig’s The Midnight Library. Getting soaring rates on Goodreads, as well as being on The New York Times Best-Seller List for multiple weeks in a row, this novel is one that has taken countless readers on a journey beyond themselves.This is Haig’s third…

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The First Monday in May is one of the most important days of the year in the fashion world.  On that night each year, the Metropolitan Museum of Art opens its doors to the most elite celebrities, designers and distinguished guests to introduce the new costume exhibit. Along with being a fash…

This April, more than 1.5 billion Muslims around the globe are participating in the holy month of Ramadan through the practice of fasting and prayer. This month, Villanova’s Muslim Students Association (MSA), in conjunction with Villanova Campus Ministry, is hosting weekly Ramadan dinners on…

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The 93rd Annual Academy Awards are set for Sunday, Apr. 25, and I could not be more excited. After the pandemic, many questioned whether the Oscars would even occur this year, or if there would be enough movies to create a list of nominees. Luckily, the cinema industry survived, and although…

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This past weekend, while NOVADance activities occupied the attention of students on campus, another all-day event was taking place online. Nova Con was held on Saturday, April 17, from 12-6 p.m. 

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Despite the hardships and darkness faced throughout the 60s and 70s, beauty still bloomed through fashion. Among the Vietnam War effort and resounding anti-war protests, the assasination of John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr., the masses delighted in joyful, colorful silhouettes. Perh…

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A few weeks ago, I was scrolling through Instagram and came upon a post advertising a “Color Run” on Villanova’s campus sponsored by Relay for Life. Being a runner myself, I knew this would be the perfect opportunity to have a ton of fun while also giving back to a great cause that helps fig…