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Admitted Students Day Was a Success

Srihi Surapaneni, Staff Writer April 17, 2024

After three and a half years of late-night studying, packed extracurricular schedules and standardized testing, students are finally rewarded with college acceptances. But choosing a college can be challenging....

An Unexpected Pop-Up

Isabella Ledet, Staff Writer April 17, 2024

If someone had told me last Wednesday that I would never again be able to order a BBQ chicken flatbread from Cova, I would have ordered 20 and kept them in my freezer. This was the terrifying reality that...

The current advising program in CLAS needs to shift to a more beneficial structure for both students and professors.

CLAS Advising Needs a Revamp

Emma Cahill, Co-Editor-in-Chief April 17, 2024

Anyone who is a student in the College of Liberal Arts and Science (CLAS) at Villanova is well aware of tales of students frantically changing their schedules or stressing about course credits. There have...

Sof Says: How to Win the Registration Battle

Sof Quaglia, Satire Columnist April 16, 2024

As a second-semester freshman who just registered for first-semester sophomore classes, I am uniquely and perfectly qualified to tell you the exact steps you need to take in order to get all the classes...

The Power of a Beautiful Day

Julianna Burke, Staff Writer April 16, 2024

After months of bitter cold, early morning alerts of spontaneous snow days and debates as to whether the walk to class is survivable without the shuttle, it is safe to say that spring has arrived at Villanova....

Villanova Needs More Study Spaces

Kailey Fahy, Co-Opinion Editor April 12, 2024

Most people describe the community of Villanova as the greatest part of the Villanova experience. To foster this community, however, people need spaces to socialize and further these relationships. The...

Sof Says: If You Ban TikTok…

Sof Quaglia, Satire Columnist April 10, 2024

Dear U.S. Government (All three branches. This is very serious.)  There are so many reasons why banning TikTok would be detrimental to society. I could go on and on about this topic for hours. However,...

The Universitys statement regarding the tuition increase was conveniently nestled underneath news about parking lot construction.

Villanova Students React to Tuition Increase

Avery Chalk April 10, 2024

In an email sent on Tuesday, April 2, the University outlined several school-wide updates. One of these announcements was the approval of Villanova’s Fiscal Year budget, which included a tuition increase...

Burke discusses things she wish she knew before stepping foot on campus.

Things I Wish I Knew Before Coming to Villanova

Juliana Burke, Staff Writer March 27, 2024

As we find ourselves in the home-stretch of the academic year, it is a time that calls for reflection. As I write this on the patio outside of the Connelly Center, it is evident that Villanovans throughout...

Sof Says: Top Ten Women

Sof Quaglia, Satire Columnist March 27, 2024

With Women’s History Month ending, I thought I would do what everyone else in the world does: rank women. I normally am not for pitting women against each other, but I am a fan of ranking things. So,...

Pictured is Stanford, a dorm that houses first year students.

Villanova Needs More Housing Options

Sade Santana, Staff Writer March 27, 2024

As a Villanova student, there are two high-stress times during the Spring Semester: class registration and housing selection. In the middle of every Spring Semester, students in grade order, from rising...

Sof cites laying in bed on the phone is an essential part of the girlhood experience for many.

Sof Says: I’m Just a Girl

Sof Quaglia, Satire Columnist March 20, 2024

The following content is purely satirical. Don’t believe everything you read! Happy Women’s History Month. I think this month is a very important time to remember that all women are really just...

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