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  1. Runners to watch in the Rothman 8kRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    ... at both the 2013 Rothman Institute 8K and GORE-TEXA Philadelphia Half Marathon. Philadelphia local and Villanova University graduate, Matt Kane , will be competing in his second Rothman Institute 8K. Kane finished ninth last year.


  2. EXCLUSIVE: 'I could have easily snapped his neck': Olympic wrestler ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... ever be good enough to compete in the Olympics, offered Mark the chance to build a wrestling program at Villanova University in Philadelphia and be the assistant coach. Tragic: Dave Schultz wraps his arms around his benefactor, troubled millionaire ...


  3. "This Was an Act of Warfare." - Villanova U. Political Science...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newswise

    Villanova University's John Johannes, PhD , Professor of Political Science, is an expert on the United States Government and Presidential-Congressional relations and is available for media comment surrounding President Obama's immigration address last night, his plan for moving forward, and what Republicans might do in response. This was an act of warfare.


  4. Villanova Senior Removed From Philly-Bound FlightRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

    Villanova University senior Katie tells NBC10 she was escorted off her U.S. Airways plane Wednesday, after asking the flight attendant for allergy medicine. She says she needed it because she broke out into hives.


  5. Local Schools Compete in LHU's Mathematics CompetitionRead the original story

    13 hrs ago |

    ... advanced degrees in the mathematical sciences at schools such as Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Villanova University, Southern Illinois University, Michigan State University, Florida State University, North Dakota State University, Western ...


  6. West Essex Athletes Sign With Pennsylvania CollegesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    Two West Essex High School seniors will take their athletics talents to Pennsylvania to play on their respective sports on the collegiate level. West Essex High School Senior Roberto LoCascio of Fairfield has signed his letter of intent to play lacrosse for Villanova University in Villanova, pa.


  7. Chilly 'Foxcatcher' Recalls Murder of Dave SchultzRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... nine years of complex interaction into what seems like nine months (du Pont's affiliation with Villanova University, and that of Mark Schultz, is not mentioned). That Valley Forge trip is no incidental detail - it's there to remind us that this ...


  8. Millionaire murderer du Pont diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... chemical company, du Pont was best known before the killing as a sports patron. A sports arena at Villanova University bore his name. (It has since been changed. ) He transformed Foxcatcher Farm, his 800-acre Newtown Square estate, into a ...


  9. 9 Field Trips Free to StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... by students and faculty in the communication and computing science departments at Pennsylvania's Villanova University, explores one room of the Sistine Chapel. Thanks to liturgical music, a zoom features that allows for close inspection, and the ...


  10. West Essex High School Seniors Sign Letters of Intent to Play College SportsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 |

    ... High School Senior Roberto LoCascio of Fairfield has signed his letter of intent to play lacrosse for Villanova University. Roberto, who is also on the wrestling team, said he will play defensive midfield for Villanova. Left to right, seated in the ...


  11. Sandusky-related cover-up case against former Penn State leaders has hit the two-year mark with no resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 |

    ... duty on behalf of the school to report it. If the sealed filings are shedding more light on that issue, Villanova University Law School professor Anne Poulin said Tuesday, from Hoover's perspective the record on the issue may not have been made ...


  12. USA Today targets college students with customized campus news appRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Mobile Marketer

    ... each college, and is currently available at the first wave of universities implementing it, including Villanova University, Syracuse University, Texas A&M-Kingsville, Sam Houston State University, Carnegie Mellon University and several branches of ...


  13. Sister Mary Juliana, 94, longtime educatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 |

    ... from West Catholic High School for Girls in 1938. She received her master's degree in theology from Villanova University in 1965. In 1943, she took her vows at Sisters of Mercy, an international community of service to the poor, sick, and ...


  14. 'Foxcatcher': How the movie does/doesn't line up with Mark Schultz's bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... to Schultz, du Pont wanted Mark to be an assistant coach at the wrestling program he was starting at Villanova University, and had first tried Dave, who gave him Mark's name. They had a number phone conversations before meeting du Pont at a hotel, ...


  15. Carolina chickadee news from the USARead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Dear Kitty

    The zone of overlap between two popular, closely related backyard birds-the Carolina Chickadee and the Black-capped Chickadee -is moving northward at a rate that matches warming winter temperatures, according to a March 2014 study by researchers from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology , Villanova University , and Cornell University . Read the full article Chickadees ! NestWatchers just broke the record for number of Carolina Chickadee nests submitted to NestWatch! So far this year, 462 nests have been submitted.


  16. Richard Greco, Jr. Announces the Richard and Barbara Naclerio...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Business Wire

    ... dedicated to education and the formation of teachers and have established professorial chairs at Villanova University and Sacred Heart University. The Montfort Academy is an award winning classical Catholic high school in Mt. Vernon, NY. ...


  17. Six seniors from Oak Knoll School in Summit sign letters of intentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Jersey Journal

    Six senior athletes from Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child signed early National Letters of Intent on Nov. 12. Pictured are, Kathleen Miszkiewicz '15, of Summit, who signed for swimming with Villanova University; Gabriella Leuthner '15, of Summit, who signed with Tulane University for track and field; Sabrina Marki '15, of Bedminster, who signed with the University of Texas, Austin, for rowing; Caroline Andretta '15, of New Vernon, who signed with Duke University to play field hockey; Allison Sayia '15, of the Short Hills section of Millburn, who signed with Villanova University to play field hockey; and Morgan Ryan '15, of Maplewood, who signed with Georgetown University to play lacrosse.


  18. With returning weapons aplenty, Cumberland Valley out to defend PIAA-AAAA girls' hoops titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 |

    ... prep his squad, Wolf loaded up a wicked nonleague schedule, with games against Altoona, Spring-Ford (at Villanova University), national power Riverdale Baptist (Md.), Parkland, Mount Lebanon, plus a holiday trip to Delaware for the Diamond Classic, ...


  19. Chatham High School Athletes Participate In National Letter Of Intent CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 |

    ... her junior year alone. After she graduates from Chatham, Maggie will be continuing her career at Villanova University. Patrick Caufield, left, will be looked upon to lead the defensive unit for Chatham this year. After stepping into a starting roll ...


  20. Harvey Mudd among colleges experimenting with 'flipped' classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Los Angeles Times

    ... their own way," Florez said. "It's a natural evolution." In addition to Harvey Mudd, schools including Villanova University, the University of South Florida and North Carolina State also have received federal grants to study flipped courses, which ...