Rhodes to Success

Nnenna Lynch '93 LAS, senior policy adviser on economic...

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Paying it Forward

When Martin Ganda '07 LAS was growing up in poverty in...

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A Greener Salt

Natalie Flinn LAS '14, had a passion for a greener, cleaner...

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Game changer

Wildcats football great and retired NFL superstar Brian...

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Catch Him if You Can

You don't have to be an engineer to do the math: In six...

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Designing Futures

Family and friends like to tease Courtnay Tyus by saying...

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Keeping the Faith

Barbara Purnell-Small '10 MS had her work cut out for her....

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Open Eyes, Compassionate Heart

From helping earthquake victims in Haiti to brainstorming...

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What Ignites Change?

What is it about Villanova that creates this experience, this atmosphere, this community that calls people to ignite change? Maybe it's a mentor, a classmate or a class project. Perhaps it's a student organization, study or service abroad, or a Villanova tradition. Thousands of Villanovans make a difference in the world each and every day. So our question to you, Wildcats, is this: What Ignites Change?

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Submit Your Story

Has Villanova inspired you to ignite change in the world? Are you a Villanovan, or do you know one, who is accomplishing extraordinary things because of the Villanova experience? We're collecting stories about how the Villanova journey provides inspiration to ignite change. Start your story submission below. Or check out other stories here.

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What Makes Us Distinctive?

What sets Villanova University apart is our Augustinian Catholic intellectual tradition, which is the cornerstone of an academic community in which students learn to think critically, act compassionately and succeed while serving others. Villanova prepares students to become ethical leaders who create positive change everywhere life takes them.