The Villanovan

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The Villanovan
Type Weekly newspaper
Format Broadsheet: 1138" × 1334"
Owner(s) Villanova University
Editor-in-chief Greg Doyle and Lauren McCarthy
Founded 1916
Headquarters 201 Dougherty Hall
Villanova University
800 Lancaster Ave
Villanova, PA 19085
Circulation 5,000
Website Official Website

The Villanovan has been the officially recognized and accredited student newspaper of Villanova University since its founding in 1916. The tabloid-style, weekly paper publishes every Thursday during the semester and maintains a circulation of 5,000 copies which are distributed throughout the Villanova campus and at various locations in the surrounding community. It is staffed by over 150 undergraduate students. All content of The Villanovan is the responsibility of the editors and the editorial board and do not necessarily represent the views of the administration, faculty and students of Villanova University unless specifically stated. While The Villanovan is owned by Villanova University, Villanova University subscribes to the principle of responsible freedom of expression for the student editors.[1]

2014 Staff[edit]

Editorial Board[edit]

  • Oriana Sengos, Co-Editor in Chief
  • Christa Chirico, Co-Editor in Chief
  • Arman Asemani, Managing Editor
  • Chelsea Crane, Associate Editor

Editorial Staff[edit]

  • Nicolette Blackwell, Co-Copy Desk Chief
  • Allie Ruiz, Co-Copy Desk Chief
  • Samantha Marinelli, News Editor
  • Alexandra Nahl, Asst. News Editor
  • Angelina Matarozzi, Opinion Editor
  • Vinnie Lione-Napoli, Arts & Entertainment Editor
  • Emma Crisci, Asst. Arts & Entertainment Editor
  • Mark Mullany, Sports Editor
  • Andrew Moffa, Asst. Sports Editor
  • Deanna Crusco, Features Co-Editor
  • Matt Sheridan, Features Co-Editor
  • Kelly Ryan, Photography Editor
  • Christopher Travers, Chief Graphic Designer

Business Staff[edit]

  • Kathleen Hansen, Business Manager

Subscriptions[edit]

Subscriptions are available at a cost of $35 per semester or $55 per year.[1]

Awards (Since 2005)[edit]

  • Newspaper Pacemaker Finalist from the Associated Collegiate Press (2010)[2]
  • First Place with Special Merit from the American Scholastic Press Association (2009–2010)[2]
  • Best Sports Coverage from the American Scholastic Press Association (2009–2010)[2]
  • Best Sports Photo from the American Scholastic Press Association for The Magazine section (2009–2010)[2]
  • First Place with Special Merit from the American Scholastic Press Association (2008–2009)[2]
  • Best Section Award from the American Scholastic Press Association for The Magazine section (2008–2009)[2]
  • Best Investigative Reporting Award from the American Scholastic Press Association (2008–2009)[2]
  • Second Place Keystone Press Award for Spot News from the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association (2009)[3]
  • First Place for Broadsheet News Page Design for Newspapers from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (2008)[4]
  • First Place for Black & White Full Page Advertisement for Newspapers from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (2008)[4]
  • Certificate of Merit in Sports Photograph Portfolio of Work for Newspapers from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (2008)[4]
  • Certificate of Merit in Editorial Page Cartoons for Newspapers from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (2008)[4]
  • Second Place for Tabloid Feature Cover from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association's Collegiate Circle (2007)[5]
  • Certificate of Merit for Editorial Writing from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association's Collegiate Circle (2007)[5]
  • Certificate of Merit for portfolio of work in the Feature Photograph category from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association's Collegiate Circle (2007)[5]
  • Pennsylvania Newspaper Association's Keystone Press Award for Best Feature Story
  • First Place with Special Merit and Outstanding Sports Coverage from the American Scholastic Press Association
  • American Scholastic Press Association Top-Scoring Newspaper for 2007–2008[2]

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