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Foto Friday: Stories of Service

Foto Friday: Stories of Service

Frank Falcone, Capt. USN (ret.), Director of Professional Development and Experiential Education, talks with a ROTC student at the launch of the Villanova Veterans History Project on Nov. 12. Falcone is one of 17 alumni veterans who have shared ...
Content Roundup – Second Week – November 2019

Content Roundup – Second Week – November 2019

For your reading and research pleasure this week we offer a number of newly digitized materials. Especially noteworthy are additional Villanova basketball photographs including the 1985 NCAA championship team, some very early story paper issues, ...
Villanova Veterans Voices Event Celebrates Alumni Military Service and Stories

Villanova Veterans Voices Event Celebrates Alumni Military Service and Stories

The Department of Veterans Affairs estimated in 2018 that 318 World War II veterans die every day. As they are lost, their voices, filled with stories of service and sacrifice, disappear forever. At Falvey Memorial Library on Nov. 12, Villanova’s ...
The GlobalSmackDown: 11/11/19 Protests in Chile

The GlobalSmackDown: 11/11/19 Protests in Chile

Another episode of the GlobalSmackDown is available on Falvey Memorial Library’s YouTube channel. You can check out the highlight below. Dr. Tim Horner presents the GlobalSmackDown every Monday from 2:00pm – 2:23pm in Speakers’ ...
The Curious Cat: Day of Kindness

The Curious Cat: Day of Kindness

Yesterday was National Kindness Day, so we asked student at the library for one kind thing they did for someone else during the week. Here is what they said. “I gave my friend some cookies that my dad gave me.” Michael Reilly,, ...
A Modern Midsummer

A Modern Midsummer

I’m Daniella Snyder, a second-year graduate student at Villanova University, and your ‘Cat in Falvey Library’s Stacks. I’ll be posting about academics– from research to study habits and everything in between– and how the Falvey ...
New Resources for LGBTQ Research: LGBT Magazine Archive and LGBTQ Thought and Culture

New Resources for LGBTQ Research: LGBT Magazine Archive and LGBTQ Thought and Culture

The library has recently purchased access to two essential LGBTQ+ research resources: Alexander Street’s LGBT Thought and Culture and Proquest’s LGBT Magazine archive. These new additions will greatly bolster the University’s LGBTQ+ research ...
How We Help: Honoring Our Military Heroes

How We Help: Honoring Our Military Heroes

Villanova’s strong connection to service is reflected in the University’s proud tradition of military service. Its Naval Reserve Officer Training Corp includes more than 90 Navy and Marine Corps midshipmen, under the advisement of a staff of ...
eBook available: Two American Boys with the Allied Armies

eBook available: Two American Boys with the Allied Armies

Our latest Distributed Proofreaders project to become a Project Gutenberg eBook is another World War I juvenile, Two American Boys with the Allied Armies, by “Major Sherman Crockett.” This book is the first in a series, in which two ...

 


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