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The Philadelphia Inquirer
Dean Christine Palus and Kellie Miles CPS '20 were featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about the resiliency of adult students and the additional challenges they have faced & overcome during the COVID-19 pandemic.
For Philadelphia native Corey Stephens, a deep desire to motivate people and inspire them towards excellence was the driving force behind his decision to enroll in Villanova’s College of Professional Studies.
A Philadelphia Magazine sponsored article that highlights the quality and rigor of online courses and programs offered at Villanova University this summer.
A Philadelphia Magazine sponsored article about Villanova's new 100% online Interdisciplinary Immigration Studies Training for Advocates (VIISTA) certificate program. This new program starting Fall 2020 seeks to help transform the legal services experience for migrants and refugees.