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Local Grad Student Heads To Uganda To Help Design Schools

She will be using her newly minted engineering skills to design schools, and she expects to learn from her experience.

08/23/2015

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FBI Names Counterterrorism Veteran To Lead Philadelphia

Sweeney joined the FBI in 1998. He has also worked on public corruption in Newark, N.J.; led the Joint Terrorism Task Force in New York; and served as a special assistant to the FBI’s deputy director at FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C.

08/03/2015

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Villanova University, Philadelphia Water Team Up To Address Stormwater Runoff Problem

The Villanova Urban Stormwater Partnership is working to address excessive rain water and the flooding it can cause, especially in the city.

08/01/2015

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Villanova Receives Green Light On Expansion

Villanova has received the green light to move forward on an expansion plan that will turn a parking lot into a performing arts center, student housing, and shopping.

07/15/2015

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Rowan U. Football Players Take The Field For Bone Marrow Donations

“Are you interested in saving a life today?” a team member asked passersby while handing out information leaflets.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/22/2015

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Villanova Hosting Conference On Children Heading To U.S. Alone To Escape Violence

The conference is titled “The Path of the Unaccompanied Minor” and looks at the legal and social responses to this dilemma.

04/09/2015

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Villanova Wildcats Head For Pittsburgh, and Another NCAA Tournament

It was a moment that coach Jay Wright hoped his boys would savor.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/17/2015

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March Madness Starting to Take Off at Villanova University

Now that Villanova University’s men’s basketball team is ranked first in the Eastern region and second overall, how are students and fans preparing for the big tournament?

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

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Education Breeds Success, According To Philadelphia Nursing Assistant Professor

“The philosophical part of my advice is this: Believe that your education has prepared you to succeed,” says Assistant Professor Michelle Kelly.

03/16/2015

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Local Students Heading To Selma Over Spring Break To Mark 50th Anniversary Of March

Teresa Nance, assistant vice president of Multicultural Affairs is one of those spearheading the trip.

02/28/2015

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Drivers’ Prayers Answered? Work Underway On A New, More Effective Pothole Repair System

Leslie McCarthy, an assistant professor at Villanova University, says part of the problem with potholes this year is the way they were repaired last year.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/09/2015

VILLANOVA, PA - JANUARY 14: Darrun Hilliard II #4 of the Villanova Wildcats lays up a shot against J.P. Macura #55 of the Xavier Musketeers at The Pavilion on January 14, 2015 in Villanova, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

No. 5 Villanova Beats Xavier For 3rd Straight Big East Win

Ryan Arcidiacono had 18 points and six assists, Dylan Ennis finished with 17 points and six rebounds, and No. 5 Villanova made a season-high 15 3-pointers to beat Xavier 88-75 on Wednesday night.

01/15/2015

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Pa. Attorney General and Her Attorney Push Back Against Grand Jury Leak Probers

Kathleen Kane, a Democrat, said she’s disappointed by the process used to investigate her office and says an independent review would find that she’s done nothing wrong.

01/14/2015

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Now #5 In Nation, Villanova Readies For Xavier

The Villanova Wildcats will play their first game since jumping up to #5 in the polls when they welcome Xavier to the Pavilion for a Big East tussle on Wednesday night.

01/13/2015

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Montco Man in More Hot Water For Stalking Offense at Villanova U.

Kornwell Chan will spend at least another five months in the county prison. He was previously convicted of stealing a woman’s underwear and shooting “upskirt” photos in the King of Prussia Mall.

12/12/2014

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