'The Distance Between Us' Author To Speak At Villanova UniversityHer book "The Distance Between Us" portrays Reyna Grande's life from abject poverty in the town of Iguala, running the border with her father and siblings, and becoming the first in her family to graduate from college.
Local Grad Student Heads To Uganda To Help Design SchoolsShe will be using her newly minted engineering skills to design schools, and she expects to learn from her experience.
FBI Names Counterterrorism Veteran To Lead PhiladelphiaSweeney 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.
Villanova University, Philadelphia Water Team Up To Address Stormwater Runoff ProblemThe Villanova Urban Stormwater Partnership is working to address excessive rain water and the flooding it can cause, especially in the city.
Villanova Receives Green Light On ExpansionVillanova 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.
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.
Villanova Hosting Conference On Children Heading To U.S. Alone To Escape ViolenceThe conference is titled "The Path of the Unaccompanied Minor" and looks at the legal and social responses to this dilemma.
Villanova Wildcats Head For Pittsburgh, and Another NCAA Tournament It was a moment that coach Jay Wright hoped his boys would savor.
March Madness Starting to Take Off at Villanova UniversityNow 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?
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.
Local Students Heading To Selma Over Spring Break To Mark 50th Anniversary Of MarchTeresa Nance, assistant vice president of Multicultural Affairs is one of those spearheading the trip.
Drivers' Prayers Answered? Work Underway On A New, More Effective Pothole Repair SystemLeslie McCarthy, an assistant professor at Villanova University, says part of the problem with potholes this year is the way they were repaired last year.