Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Theo Arapis

We’re pleased to profile another fantastic member of our faculty, Assistant Professor Theodoros Arapis!

TheoArapisHometown: Kalamata, Greece

How long have you been at Villanova? Since August 2012.

What is your favorite thing about being a part of Nova Nation?  It is a very student oriented university. Anything we do is for the students and that is how education should be.

Extracurriculars: Playing and watching sports (mostly soccer and basketball), following car racing (wrc, f1), and working on my car.

If you could take any MPA course what would it be and why? I would take my courses just to experience them from a student perspective.

What is your favorite movie? Rush

What is your favorite book and why?   The Godfather by Mario Puzo…because I always thought Mafia of an interesting organization to be part of.

What is your hidden talent? Car racing

What tips would you offer for new MPA students? For the next two years, the MPA is your life.