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  1. Comcast Security Chief Named Secret Service DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... quad of agents in the Secret Service's New York field office. He attended West Point and graduated from Villanova University.

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  2. Meet Joseph Clancy, the new acting Secret Service chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the workforce," Adler said. According to his Comcast bio, Clancy attended West Point and graduated from Villanova University in the Philadelphia area, where he lives. Josh Hicks covers the federal government and anchors the Federal Eye blog. He ...

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  3. Barry Sailors Visit Philadelphia to Honor NamesakeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | University City Review

    ... High School in Somerdale, New Jersey, to speak with Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps students and Villanova University, where they addressed the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps. "Visiting John Barry Elementary School was an incredibly ...

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  4. Why do negative fundraising appeals actually work?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... as to suggest "all hope is lost" unlessa Gordon Coonfield, an expert in pop culture communications at Villanova University, said the tactic works because people are inspired by a shared common enemy. "The appeal of such calls is decidedly negative, ...

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  5. United, communities can help youth at riskRead the original story

    Yesterday | District Administration

    Last Saturday, author Wes Moore addressed hundreds of Villanova University students in the Radnor school's arena about his book, "The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates." He was the keynote speaker for the university's One Book Villanova program and the three-day St. Thomas of Villanova Celebration which ended Saturday with students, faculty, alumni, staff and others performing community service in the Greater Philadelphia area.

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  6. 'MythBusters' Host, Villanova Students Partner UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC Philadelphia

    At the start of this semester, five Villanova University engineering students were hit with a big surprise upon walking into their senior capstone class. They learned they would be partnering with Jamie Hyneman, a co-host and executive producer for Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."

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  7. Two high school students receive Villanova scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Philly.com

    RADNOR Two students from the Archdiocese of Newark, N.J., have been named O'Toole Family Presidential Scholars, and will receive money to attend Villanova University for four years, the school announced. Anthony B. Freay from Bergen Catholic High School and Erika M. Llivicota from St. Vincent Academy are the second group of students to receive the academic awards.

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  8. 'MythBusters' host working with Villanova students on capstone projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Business Journal

    At the start of this semester, five Villanova University engineering students were hit with a big surprise upon walking into their senior capstone class. They learned they would be partnering with Jamie Hyneman , a co-host and executive producer for Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."

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  9. Fox 29's Mike Jerrick invites viewer to 'Try This'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2013 | Philly.com

    ... short documentary, "A Recipe For Living," which follows mother Kathy 's 29-year battle with cancer, at Villanova University on Saturday. Bello can next be seen in "Big Driver," a Lifetime adaptation of the Stephen King novella of the same name, ...

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  10. Philadelphia effort gives children in Honduras hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Philly.com

    ... from greater Philadelphia. The Christian cross atop the hill at the Honduran home's 42-acre campus is a Villanova University creation. The crouching boys who shoot marbles on a grassy field sport faded shirts emblazoned Great Valley, Phoenixville, ...

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  11. Quick TakesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... and master's degrees in business administration from West Virginia University, and her law degree from Villanova University. An active blogger and former turnaround management consultant, she earned a certified turnaround analyst designation from ...

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  12. Villanova: 'Flipped classroom' catching onRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Philly.com

    For professor Randy Weinstein's chemical engineering course at Villanova University, students are supposed to watch on video what has traditionally been the heart of college learning - the lecture - before they show up for class. "Everybody watched the carbon-dioxide video," Weinstein said, nodding with satisfaction when he saw that 88 percent of the students answered one of the questions correctly.

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  13. Rumson-Fh's Coleman is Coach of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Red Bank Green

    ... from my players and Assistant Coaches Donna Dini and Jeff Herkimer." Coleman graduated in 1992 from Villanova University where she played women's basketball. She received her teaching degree from Kean University in 1995, and is a Health and Physical ...

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  14. A Question for 29 Palms CandidatesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Cactus Thorns

    ... 29 Palms for almost 24 years? Former 29 Palms City Council member from 2002 through 2010. Graduate of Villanova University with a BA majoring in criminal justice. Served in the United States Marine Corps from 1977 through 1990 attaining the rank of ...

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  15. As Jameis Winston's erudite attorney tweets, bystanders wonder who pays billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2013 | Examiner.com

    Published on Apr 12, 2013 An interview with attorney David Cornwell during the 2013 Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports Law Symposium on Concussions in sports. Recorded at Villanova University School of Law on March 15, 2013.

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  16. Civil Engineers Hit Lack of National Plan on Flood MitigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Insurance Journal West

    ... to work together to educate the public about flooding and what can be done about it. Robert Traver, the Villanova University professor who was chairman of the group that made the report, said the issues are critical. The group says there have been a ...

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  17. Obituary: John F. "Jack" Bishop, 75, of VeronaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Born and raised in New Rochelle, New York, he attended Iona Prep. He earned a bachelor's degree from Villanova University and served as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Great Sitkin from 1962 to 1966.

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  18. Michael Rozanski, civic leader in Glassboro, real estate brokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Philly.com

    ... Committee at the time of his death. He was a graduate of Bishop Eustace Preparatory School and Villanova University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in biology. Mr. Rozanski was known for carrying on a long family tradition of being an Eagles ...

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  19. ASCE Calls For National Flood Risk Management VisionRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    ... flooding disasters. The editor of the document, Robert Traver, a civil engineering professor at Villanova University, presented the report in Philadelphia and summed it up, saying, "Have we learned the lessons? Why the heck aren't we doing it?" The ...

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  20. Airgas Names Jack Appolonia East Region PresidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Business Wire

    ... as a Mechanical Equipment Engineer. Appolonia holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Villanova University in Villanova, PA and a master of engineering from Pennsylvania State University. The Airgas East region serves New Jersey, ...

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