Submitted by Bert J

You probably know Bert Jacobs '87 A&S through his company, The Life is good Company, founded with his younger brother John. But you might not realize his brand of powerful optimism has its roots on Villanova's campus. In this extended interview from Villanova Magazine, read how at Villanova he learned that communication creates community and ideas have the ability to shape the world. Life is good is more than just a T-shirt with a whimsical stick figure-it's a company that's transformed positive messaging into philanthropic causes for children.

To read Bert's full interview with Villanova Magazine, visit