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The Villanova Jazz Band and Villanova Band dazzle at their annual Spring Concert.

Jazz Band Feature: Spring Performance

Ean Steidle, Staff Writer May 1, 2024

This past Saturday, the Villanova Jazz Band and Villanova Band presented their annual Spring Concert, a two-hour performance held in the Performing Arts Center. The concert featured numerous pieces of...

CatAppetite: Healthy College Breakfast Ideas

Blair Hollyday, Staff Writer May 1, 2024

Mornings in college can be a whirlwind, but starting one’s day with a nutritious breakfast sets the tone for success. Whether someone is making it in their dorm room, a college apartment or grabbing...

Substance abuse is a problem that needs to be addressed at Villanova.

Substance Use at Villanova: Harm Reduction Education

Colin Nemeth, Staff Writer May 1, 2024

There is a silent battle lying within Villanova University’s bustling campus life: a battle against substance misuse. While this is a serious issue, Villanova is not ignoring it. Instead, it is growing...

Find out which song your star sign is compatible with.

Horoscope: The Tortured Poets Department

Cali Carss, Staff Writer May 1, 2024

Which Song From The Tortured Poets Department Embodies Each Star Sign?  Nearly two weeks ago, on April 19, Taylor Swift released her highly-anticipated album  The Tortured Poets Department. Fans across...

Scenes from the Abstract Artwork Gallery.

Abstract Artwork Assembles In VU Art Gallery

Christopher Brown, Staff Writer May 1, 2024

#AbstractActivism and #MeetingMaitin were the names of the game last Thursday, April 25, when the Connelly Center held its grand reception for the opening of its most recent art exhibit—Abstract Activism:...

Students walk along the Ithan Valley Park waterfalls.

Villanova’s Best Run Spots

Avery Chalk, Co-Opinion Editor May 1, 2024

As Pennsylvania’s weather becomes nicer, runs (or walks) are the perfect opportunity to add diversity to a mundane routine. Whether one is a seasoned or beginner athlete, running can significantly improve...

Summer is on its way, bringing new fashion trends.

VillaVogue: Summer Style Predictions

Ciara Dursee, Staff Writer May 1, 2024

Spring might have arrived in a hurry, but summer is turning the corner at full speed. We are hitting the end of the semester, approaching goodbyes to college friends and preparing to pack for the trip...

Dont miss your chance to see Challengers in theaters starting this Friday.

Challengers Reviewed

Sophie Latessa and Maggie Fitzgerald April 24, 2024

Challengers, Luca Guadagnino’s newest drama, has everything you would expect; Zendaya as a powerful leading lady, a steamy yet compelling love triangle and most notably a central premise that prevails...

Students celebrated the album release at the Oreo.

The Tortured Poets Department: Oreo Release Party

Cali Carss, Staff Writer April 24, 2024

The night of April 18 saw many Villanova students waiting up for the highly-anticipated release of Taylor Swift’s The Tortured Poets Department. The 16-song, hour-long album dropped exactly at midnight...

Check out Gryphon Cafe located in Wayne, PA.

Catappetite: The Best Coffee Shops Near Villanova

Blair Hollyday, Staff Writer April 24, 2024

For many Villanova students, coffee is not just a beverage. It is a ritual, a treat to brighten spirits and a source of energy. While Villanova offers its share of on-campus coffee options, such as Holy...

Students pose for formal pictures outside the church on Wednesday.

VillaVogue: Who Had the Best Dress?

Ciara Dursee, Staff Writer April 24, 2024

With the end of second semester rapidly approaching, Villanovans are deep into the highly-anticipated formal season. Everyone is buzzing about the fashion shows and photo shoots taking place around campus...

Villanova junior Teddy Fitzsimons is known as the “Side Quest Man.”

Teddy Fitzsimons: The Side Quest Man Takes on an Ultramarathon on Campus

Ean Steidle, Staff Writer April 17, 2024

Is there a better test of the human spirit than running 250 miles around Villanova’s historic track on a spring day? In the upcoming weeks, Villanova junior Teddy Fitzsimons will attempt to run 1000...

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