Villanova University has received a $10 million commitment from Albert Lepage ’69 CLAS, retired co-chairman of Lepage Bakeries Inc., to establish the Center for History in the Public Interest. This commitment marks the largest-ever gift to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the University’s oldest and largest college. read more
Villanova University has chosen The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Kolbert as its 2016-17 One Book Villanova program selection. The Sixth Extinction sounds a clarion call warning that a massive annihilation of 20-50 percent of all living species on Earth could occur by the end of the 21st century unless man-made climate change is acknowledged and sustainability efforts are stepped up immediately. read more
Villanova's Augustinian Catholic intellectual tradition is the cornerstone of an academic community where students learn to think critically, act compassionately, and succeed while serving others.