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Tune in to see which Thanksgiving food aligns with your sign.

Zodiac Signs as Thanksgiving Dishes

Cali Carss, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

Aries: Gravy This might seem like an odd choice for the stereotypically fiery Aries, but they are rather compatible with fellow fire sign Leo, the star of the show. However, this is not only a happy...

Villanova students entered the housing lottery for a chance of living in The Commons.

Student Reactions to Villanova’s Senior Housing Lottery

Julia O'Keefe, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

After entering the rising senior housing lottery in October, rising Villanova seniors were notified if they were assigned winning numbers last Monday, Nov. 13. While many students were happy to receive...

Villanova Theatre is currently finishing its showing of Posterity.

Villanova Theatre’s “Posterity”

Zoe Manning, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

  From Nov. 9 to Nov. 23, Villanova Theatre showed Wendy Macleod’s “Posterity” at the Court Theatre in the John and Joan Mullen Performing Arts Center. The performers consist of six students...

Villanovas Africana Studies Program is under the umbrella of the Global Interdisciplinary Studies Department.

Africana Studies Spotlight

Anna Schoorlemmer, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

A Villanova education transcends traditional learning, offering students a chance to broaden their knowledge and understanding of the world. Students have the opportunity to take classes that interest...

UGG Comeback: A Recurring Seasonal Shift

Kalyani Halsband, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

The changing of the seasons has summoned the cold air, winter jackets and, perhaps most noticeably, the familiar UGG boots of all shapes and styles that seemingly dominate Villanova’s campus. The Tasman...

Villanova Student Theatre is currently premiering Twelfth Night.

Villanova Student Theatre’s “Twelfth Night”

Zoe Manning, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

From Nov. 16 to Dec. 3, Villanova Theatre will be staging William Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” at the Smith Performance Lab in the John and Joan Mullen Performing Arts Center. The performers consist...

Villanovans share thoughts on what makes Thanksgiving, and the food, special.

Thanksgiving; Food, Food, Family and more Food

Maggie Fitzgerald, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

With Thanksgiving rapidly approaching, the dinner menu for this year’s holiday feast is surely forming. Along with plans for a morning Turkey Trot and time spent with strange extended family members,...

Pat Boy in the Connelly Cinema

Mayan Rapper Pat Boy Visits Villanova

Zara Black, Staff Writer November 22, 2023

As melodic notes filled the Connelly Cinema, cultural pride was celebrated with Mayan rapper Jesús Cristóbal Pat Chable, otherwise known as Pat Boy, on Thursday, Nov. 16.  Pairing a musical performance...

Want to learn what part of Villanova’s campus is which Hunger Games district? Tune in to see.

Villanova’s Campus as Hunger Games Districts

Natalie Zickel , Co-Digital Editor November 15, 2023

This Friday, Nov. 17, Suzanne Collins’ prequel to The Hunger Games, The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes will be released to theaters worldwide. In anticipation of the new movie and the cultural revival...

Villanova SAMOSA put on their annual performance last Saturday night.

SAMOSA Puts on Kahani Performance

Emma Cahill, Co-Culture Editor November 15, 2023

On Saturday, Nov. 11, Villanova’s South Asian Multicultural Organized Student Association (SAMOSA) showcased its annual multicultural show in the Villanova Room. Each year, SAMOSA works hard to put on...

The choice when to leave for Thanksgiving break is a pressing decision for Villanovans.

Thanksgiving Break: To Skip or Not to Skip?

Cali Carss, Staff Writer November 15, 2023

The holidays are quickly approaching, and with them comes the flurry of assignments, scheduling nightmares and, of course, travel plans. Officially, Villanova’s Thanksgiving Break starts after classes...

Art Exhibition: “I Am a Masterpiece and So Are You”

Brendan King, Staff Writer November 15, 2023

Everyone is an artist. Just ask Villanova senior Kaelin Trombly. Trombly presented her own art exhibition entitled “I Am a Masterpiece and so are You” at the Oreo on Monday, Nov. 6. A communication...

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