Villanova University’s annual Mendel Medal Lecture, featuring world-renowned epidemiologist and “microbe hunter” W. Ian Lipkin, MD, will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, October 31 in the Villanova Room of the Connelly Center on the University’s Main Campus. Professor Lipkin, the recipient of the University’s 2014 Mendel Medal, will deliver a lecture titled, “Of Microbes and Man: A Delicate Balance.” The event is free and open to the public. read more
Villanova University has received a $2 million commitment from Villanova School of Business (VSB) Professor Robert L. Nydick, PhD, his wife, Susan, and their sons, Robert III and Gregory, as part of the University’s $600 million Comprehensive Capital Campaign, “For the Greater Great: The Villanova Campaign to Ignite Change.” read more
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