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U.S. President Biden speaks about jobs and the economy at the White House. 

President Biden’s Corporate Tax Sophistry

Brendan Donoghue, Staff Writer September 29, 2021

According to The New York Times, President Joe Biden’s signature infrastructure bill, The American Jobs Plan, comes with a price tag of $2.3 trillion over the next eight years. In addition to the infrastructure...

Saturday, Sept. 18, a rally by Trump supporters took place outside the Capitol. 

Justice for J6 speaks to Injustice in America

Zoe Kim, Staff Writer September 29, 2021

On Saturday, Sept. 18, a rally held by supporters of former President Donald Trump took place outside the U.S. Capitol. It was in support of defendants charged with “nonviolent offenses” after The...

Members from Nothing But Treble pose before their performance.

A Capella Groups Perform for Family Weekend

Lauren Kourey September 26, 2021

On Friday, Sept. 17, Villanova hosted an a Cappella showcase for Family Weekend. The University’s eight groups (Nothing But Treble, Haveners, Spires, Minor Problem, Sirens, Vocal Minority, Supernovas...

Wildcats QB Daniel Smith threw for 222 yards and two TDs in the loss.

Unhappy Valley: ‘Nova Falls to Penn State, 38-17

Matthew Ryan, Staff Writer September 25, 2021

STATE COLLEGE, PA —The word that’s been flying around the Villanova football team all season is “resilience,” and that’s exactly what they showed on Saturday when facing the number six ranked...

Harry Styles performing to an excited crowd in Philadelphia this past weekend.

“LOVE ON TOUR:” Harry Styles Concert Review

Sara Hecht, Staff Writer September 22, 2021

“I’m not gonna lie, Philly. I’m in a fantastic mood,” Harry Styles said.I could not help but feel the same as the singer-songwriter addressed the nearly 20,000 fans who filled the Wells Fargo Center...

Penn States Peter Mangione scored a hat trick to defeat the Wildcats on Tuesday night.

Men’s Soccer Routed by Penn State, 4-0

Owen Hewitt, Staff Writer September 22, 2021

Villanova men’s soccer dropped its first game in four matches Tuesday night, falling to Penn State 4-0. Sophomore midfielder Peter Mangione scored three of the Nittany Lions’ goals, one in the 27th...

The dining halls offer a number of cuisines every day. 

Villanova Dining Halls Could Use an Upgrade

Tyler Moore, Staff Writer September 22, 2021

Everyone loves Villanova and chose it for their own reasons, but there’s an elephant in the room: ‘Nova dining could be better. From the classroom to the popular social media app YikYak and, of course,...

Womens Soccer Falls To Penn

Women’s Soccer Falls To Penn

Amanda McKean, Staff Writer September 22, 2021

Last week, the Villanova women’s soccer team absorbed its second defeat this season, losing against UPenn, 2-0. This drops the Wildcats’ record to 6-2-0. The game started off close, with neither side...

Football Storms Back Against Richmond, Moves To 3-0

Football Storms Back Against Richmond, Moves To 3-0

Alex Tantum, Staff Writer September 19, 2021

The sell-out crowd of 12,001 had emptied considerably by the time the clock hit 8:56 remaining in the 4th quarter, when Richmond took a 27-13 lead. Villanova did not care. In an absolutely crazy, emotional...

9/11 Speaker Events to Honor 20th Anniversary

Elena Rouse, Co-Culture Editor September 16, 2021

This past weekend, the University held numerous events to honor and remember those who passed on 9/11. In honor of the 20th anniversary, the University held an event for sharing firsthand experiences,...

Making the Most of the Main Line: SEPTA Train Guide

Chloe Miller September 15, 2021

Have you ever walked past the train station on your way to West campus and felt extremely overwhelmed by how to use it? This is a common experience for freshmen and upperclassmen alike. There are 11 stops...

The team celebrates after scoring the opener against Colgate.

Women’s Soccer Improves to 6-1

Claire Chmiel, Staff Writer September 15, 2021

On Sept. 9, the women’s soccer team suffered its first loss of the season after an impressive 2021 season debut. The Wildcats opened the season 5-0. However, they dropped a 5-1 decision to Virginia...

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