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Engineering Professor Dr. Virginia Smith's TEDxVillanovaU talk, Shifting the Flood Paradigm, Being Showcased on TED.com
Dr. Virginia’s Smith TEDxVillanovaU talk is being showcased on TED.com, placing it on an international stage. Her captivating talk presents why water resource planning is fundamental for a more sustainable world, how her cutting edge research is addressing growing global flood crises, and what you can do to help shift the flood paradigm.
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Villanova’s Full-Service, On-Campus Restaurant, The Refectory, to Reopen in October Under New Operating Group
Villanova University’s full-service, on-campus restaurant, The Refectory, welcomes an impressive new leadership team to the 150-seat establishment, which is slated to re-open in October 2021. The Refectory is located at the corner of Lancaster and Ithan Avenues within The Commons, a beautiful residence hall community that opened at Villanova in 2019.
MarySheila McDonald appointed John F. Scarpa Professor of Entrepreneurship at Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
In this newly created role, McDonald will expand and support the practice and study of entrepreneurship at the Law School and University.
Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing's Dr. Sunny Hallowell Selected as Prestigious Macy Faculty Scholar
Sunny G. Hallowell, PhD, PPCNP-BC, IBCLC, a pediatric nurse practitioner and assistant professor at the Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing (FCN), has been selected as a Macy Faculty Scholar, following a highly rigorous and selective national process.
Five Pa. Universities Receive National Science Foundation Grant to Create Professional Development Program for Secondary STEM Teachers
Lisa Marco-Bujosa, PhD, assistant professor of Education, is part of a group of researchers that will be working together to create a professional development program for 7-12 grade STEM teachers to design learning experiences and curriculum that focus on social justice issues in the communities in which their students live and learn.
Villanova University M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing Receives $2.5 Million Gift from Bedford Falls Fund
Villanova University’s M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing has received a $2.5 million commitment from the Bedford Falls Fund to expand its Second Degree Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree track. This gift will allow the Fitzpatrick College of Nursing to increase access to the program through scholarship support to incoming students, creating new pathways for those who already have a college degree to embark on a nursing career.