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V 89.1 The Roar is now broadcasting all day, every day, on the 89.1 FM frequency, for the first time in Villanova’ history!  Join us on campus at the Oreo, Wednesday, October 19, from 10 AM to 2 PM.  We’ll be broadcasting live, hosting interviews playing music, holding contests, and giving away prizes.  Meet our […]

World College Radio Day is right around the corner, and V Eighty-Nine One The Roar is a proud participant!  Listen to V Eighty-Nine One The Roar beginning at Noon on Wednesday, for 24 hours of non-stop live programming, featuring our WXVU DJs.  We’ll have great music, conversation, plus contests and giveaways!  Don’t miss our 24 […]

By: Gabriella Raful With the midterm election approaching this November, many students will need to complete new voter registration forms or update their previous forms. The deadline to register to vote is October 24 in Pennsylvania. Many students are choosing to register in Pennsylvania, rather than their home states, as Pennsylvania is a purple state. Students […]

By: Gabriella Raful Radnor Township has rescheduled the 10th annual Fall Harvest & Pumpkin Patch until Sunday, Oct. 9th. The event will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Willows Park, at 490 Darby Road in Villanova. It will include pumpkin picking, tractor rides, balloon twisting, hay rides, an inflatable corn maze, and refreshments. […]

After back-to-back losses, Villanova rejoins the win column with a rout against Maine. The Offense Continues Their Success The Wildcats earned their third win of the season following a big effort from QB Connor Watkins. Watkins, 13-16 with 255 yards and four touchdowns, had his best game of the season since becoming the starting quarterback […]

WXVU’s Ryan Dery brings you this week’s Global News Minute.  

After a disappointing Family Weekend game against Monmouth, Villanova travels to Maine this Saturday (October 1st) to take on the 0-3 Black Bears. This will be the first matchup between the Wildcats and Black Bears since April 2021, where Villanova crushed Maine, 44-17. Keys to Success Even though the Black Bears are 0-3, Villanova still […]

Red Rum Club are a six-piece outfit from Liverpool, England. Fronted by Francis Doran, the band has released three studio albums, with their most recent effort being 2021’s How To Steal The World. The band recently released a single “Vanilla,” and is currently embarking on a U.S. Tour. I chatted with Doran and drummer Neil […]

WXVU Sports Director Patrick Scanlon reviews the week that was in Villanova sports in this week’s WXVU Sports Minute.

By: Gabriella Raful A beloved cheesesteak stand in the Reading Terminal Market is creating a new version of its sandwich in order to support victims of domestic violence. Spataro’s Cheesesteaks is a 75-year-old cheesesteak spot in Center City market. Now, it is adding something new to their menu to help raise money for victims of […]