Villanova’s more than 500 world-class faculty members are distinguished scholars and active members in their respective fields. They engage in cutting-edge research projects, make important breakthroughs in their various disciplines, write books, win industry awards, secure grants, and advise outside organizations. The knowledge and experience faculty members gain, along with the achievements they make outside the classroom, elevates their expertise and the overall quality of education that Villanova students receive.
For most, Labor Day weekend signals the end of summer. But, the original intent of the holiday was to honor the American worker’s contribution to our nation’s prosperity and strength. Villanova faculty experts in a variety of fields are available to discuss the creation of the labor movement as well as the social and economic challenges to and achievements of American workers.