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In Memoriam: The Rev. George F. Riley, OSA

In Memoriam: The Rev. George F. Riley, OSA

The Rev. George F. Riley, OSA, PhD, ’58 CLAS, ’61 MA, passed away on Friday, Sept. 16, at the age of 87. A beloved member of the Villanova community for 65 years, Fr. Riley was assigned to Saint Thomas Monastery and Villanova University in ...
Peek at the Week: September 26

Peek at the Week: September 26

QUOTE OF THE WEEK In Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Roger Rabbit said, “A laugh can be a very powerful thing. Why, sometimes in life, it’s the only weapon we have.” For many of us, we’re at the point where the semester is in full ...
Photo Friday: Family Weekend

Photo Friday: Family Weekend

We have a lot of Villanova families at Falvey Memorial Library! Shawn Proctor, Communication and Marketing Program Manager, is celebrating Family Weekend on campus. His son, Colin, is a senior at Nova (’23 CLAS). Enjoy spending time with your ...
Weekend Recs: Deaf Culture

Weekend Recs: Deaf Culture

Happy Friday, Wildcats! Falvey Memorial Library is delivering you another semester of Weekend Recs, a blog dedicated to filling you in on what to read, listen to, and watch over the weekend. Annie, a graduate assistant from the Communication ...
Freedom To Read: Celebrate Banned Book Week with These “Most Challenged” Books From Falvey Memorial Library

Freedom To Read: Celebrate Banned Book Week with These “Most Challenged” Books From Falvey Memorial Library

Banned Books Week commenced on Sept. 18! Beginning in the early 1980s, the annual event, celebrated the last week of September, spotlights “current and historical attempts to censor books in libraries and schools.” Show your support& ...
Cat in the Stax: A Summer to Remember

Cat in the Stax: A Summer to Remember

By Ethan Shea Tomorrow, on September 22, summer will officially be over. This may be hard to stomach, but don’t fret. There’s plenty to look forward to in the fall! If we’re being honest, summer really ends when the school year ...
Welcome to Falvey: Iliana Chaleva Joins Resource Management & Description

Welcome to Falvey: Iliana Chaleva Joins Resource Management & Description

Iliana “Lia” Chaleva recently joined Resource Management and Description as Acquisitions & Licensing Librarian. Resource Management & Description “builds and cultivates collections through acquisitions, licensing, ...
Early Printed Books Recently Added to the Villanova Digital Library

Early Printed Books Recently Added to the Villanova Digital Library

Three early printed books were recently added to the Villanova Digital Library. The first is a 1499 Latin edition of Flavius Josephus’ De antiquitate Judaica, or The Antiquities of the Jews. This history book, originally written around AD 93 ...
1842 Day: Support Falvey Library

1842 Day: Support Falvey Library

1842 Day has arrived, and Villanova welcomes alumni, students, faculty, staff, as well as friends, family, and supporters to join the fun by supporting Falvey Library! The Library will be celebrating on our social channels and in-person on the ...

 


Last Modified: December 22, 2015