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Wright makes his entrance at Hoops Mania in 2021.
All Wright: Jay Wright to Speak at 2022 Commencement
Vivi Melkonian, Co-Editor-in-Chief • April 28, 2022

Jay Wright will be the 2022 Commencement Speaker after receiving University Board approval.  Father Donohue noted that the announcement of...

Father Peter expressed excitement for the Neptune era of Villanova Basketball.
Father Peter Speaks on Wright's Retirement
Vivi Melkonian, Co-Editor-in-Chief • April 27, 2022

There were few people who knew ahead of time about the retirement announcement heard ‘round the world, but University President Rev. Peter...

Holly Humberstone opened for Olivia Rodrigo at The Met on May 6th and 7th.
Holly Humberstone Sets the Stage for Olivia Rodrigo
Chloe Miller, Co-Culture Editor • May 9, 2022

Singer Holly Humberstone is getting comfortable with Philadelphia. Humberstone performed at The Met in Philadelphia on May 6th and 7th as...

VSMT is showed their production of Carousel from April 22nd through April 24th.
Villanova Student Musical Theatre Performed “Carousel”
Skylar Musick, Staff Writer • April 27, 2022

Once again, Villanova Student Musical Theatre (VSMT) left audiences speechless after its performance of “Carousel” this past weekend. From...

Christian Benford became the first Wildcat drafted since 2017.
Christian Benford Selected 185th by the Bills, Becomes First Wildcat Drafted Since 2017
Matthew Ryan, Co-Sports Editor • April 30, 2022

On the third and final day of the 2022 NFL Draft, cornerback Christian Benford became the first Villanova player to be drafted in the last five...

Villanova honored nine seniors on Saturday.
Women’s Lacrosse Falls to Denver, 16-8
Amanda McKean, Staff Writer • April 27, 2022

On Saturday, April 23, the Villanova women’s lacrosse team fell to the University of Denver, 16-8, giving the Wildcats a record of 4-11 and...

Fall Fest in 2021.
Letter to the Editors: Response to "Who Is Your Service Really Serving?"
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Awareness Committee -Special Olympics Pennsylvania Fall Festival May 2, 2022

We want to start by thanking the student body of Villanova. Your support, dedication, and passion are the reasons why Special Olympics Fall Festival...

Villanovas Grotto near Alumni Hall.
Letter to the Editors: Remembering and Honoring Our Departed Service Members on Memorial Day
Mike Skurecki, Class of 1991 • May 2, 2022

Recently I was going through my mother’s albums, and I came across the enclosed old clipping and poem that was once in the Philadelphia’s...

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