Rites of passage is a socialization program to empower girls by giving them a set of experiences, a presenter said Wednesday. “Once a week these girls met and did activities about conflict resolution and learned about female heroes,” a faculty member told an audience of approximately twenty-five faculty members at the Faculty Forum on Wednesday […]
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The graduation rate of African American students is less than that of Caucasian students, said a speaker at the brown bag luncheon. The brown bag luncheon is a place where students and faculty can come and learn about the enrollment rates at Cabrini in comparison to student rates on a national level. This information is compared […]
In the 21st century, some Palestinian women in Israel are being murdered to save the honor of their families, a Cabrini professor revealed in a research presentation on campus. Dr. Alia S. Sheety, a Palestinian Israeli herself, presented her research on honor killings at the Faculty Forum on Wednesday, Feb. 11. Sheety addressed her fellow […]
9 a.m. Welcome “Both childhood obesity and childhood hunger go hand in hand,” an experienced advisor to Philadelphia food recovery projects, teacher for innovative sustainability and researcher on food security, water security and global food waste, said. Steven M. Finn, along with many other professionals, gathered throughout the day on Fri., Feb. 20 from 8 […]
Celia Cameron has earned the title of vice president for marketing and communications for the college and has the background to prove it. Cameron has the experience of working at educational institutions, prior to her current position at Cabrini. She has worked at Lehigh University, The University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, Fordham University as well […]
Men’s basketball extended their streak with a fifth win over Cairn University, placing a 101-54 victory. Saturday, Feb. 14, men’s basketball made a stamp in the conference with a huge 47 point victory in Cairn University’s gym. Almost close to another triple double, senior guard Aaron Walton-Moss set a career high 18 rebounds and to […]
Each college student attends class every day with a goal in mind that in four years they will be prepared to interview, get a job and be successful in building a career. However, according to two national surveys of business and nonprofit leaders and current college students, conducted by Hart Research Associates and the Association of […]
A new vice president has been put in place and is here to help students believe in themselves. If any of the students believe there is no future for them or are stuck, Cabrini has a new way to help. Vice president for adult and professional programs, Marguerite Weber, will be bringing something life changing […]
The topic of childhood obesity and hunger will be brought to Grace Hall this month. This is a significant topic about how both issues are related and what the community can do to progress after the discussion is held. Dr. Maria Elena Hallion, associate professor of the exercise science and health promotion department, put together […]
The lot of the Sunoco gas station, on Lancaster Avenue in Wayne, is busier since the new year. According to the American Automobile Association, the current average price for gasoline in Pennsylvania is $2.37. The Sunoco’s price for regular gasoline presently matches the states average at the AAA’s listed price. Sunoco is not alone. The […]
Food waste is the third largest greenhouse gas emission. Dr. Cathy Yungmann as well as Dr. Tom O’Donnell advised and guided students through interviews with services in Philadelphia and Chester working to eliminate this. Senior students Greg Smith, Lauren Hight, Nick Cipollone and Amber Marshall presented on the issue. These four students spent the past […]
13 of the hottest 15 years on record have all occurred since the year 2000 and the odds of this happening without global warming are not very good, this year’s Founder’s Day speaker said. Founder’s Day is a day that honors the birthday of Cabrini’s founder, Sister Ursula Infante, MSC. “She was known to possess […]
Over 70,000 children. That’s how many children have left their home in search of a better life, no matter how dangerous the journey may be. They make the journey alone, some as young as 5 years old. A recent grant will make it possible to expand a program that educates people on the plight of […]
Founder’s Day is a day in which we all come together to remember the legacy of Mother Ursula Infante, who founded this college. This year Founder’s Day is being celebrated on Monday, Feb. 16. The speaker will be Richard W. Miller, director of the M.A. in Theology, from Creighton University. Miller will be speaking about The […]
Cabrini College was joined by Reverend Joseph Modica, chaplain of Eastern University, on Thursday, Feb. 5 to discuss the issue of human trafficking.
She hopped off of a flight, tired and ready for bed. After spending a few days out of the country for a friend’s wedding and then a camping trip with other friends, Leighanne was just ready to to check into her hotel and pass out. Earlier, her mother had called the hotel, one that conveniently […]
LOQation’s coverage of Father Bechina’s visit and insight on human trafficking Imagine crossing borders, leaving behind loved ones, carrying no more than the clothes on your back and the memories of your past, because the gang violence was too unbearable. 68,541 unaccompanied minors have been apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border in the 2014 fiscal year […]
Cabrini alumna Marie Porta came to Cabrini to discuss her experience with law. Porta was a history and political science major while attending Cabrini. With aspirations of being a lawyer since the third grade, Porta moved on to law school. After graduating from Widener Law, she went into various positions practicing law before becoming the […]
The importance of the education on human trafficking in society was discussed at an event by a president of a safe-house for post-sexual exploitation. “I can say that I am one of the founders of Dawn’s Place, but in reality, Dawn’s Place found me,” Sister Terry Shields, co-founder and president of Dawn’s Place, a non-profit […]
photo illustration by Amy Held
Feb. 2: Obama’s budget On Monday Feb. 2 President Obama released a $4 trillion budget that relies on large tax increases for corporations and the wealthy in order to support efforts to improve education, infrastructure construction and workforce development, all things President Obama claimed have waited too long. While some elements are in agreement with […]
Recently, students who work on campus have had a little free-time on their hands. Cabrini has decided to make a cut in work-study students’ hours. Instead of allotting students up to $2,000 per semester, it has been cut down to $1,000. This is causing concern and budgeting problems for some students. During college, many students are […]
Jan. 21: State of the Union President Obama sent a brave and bold message as to the course of his final two years in office during his sixth State of the Union Address. Obama has significantly improved the economy during his administration. As he does not have any elections to campaign, Obama aims to focus […]
Winter Storm Juno Jan. 27 Just because the tri-state area didn’t receive the hyped up fury of Snowmageddon, doesn’t mean the New England area did not. New England received the brunt of a blizzard last week, which shut down street parking and schools. Not only did the region receive a bombardment of snow, but some […]
LOQation’s coverage on the new Mindful station in Cav’s Corner Cabrini dining is making major steps into improving the quality and quantity of the food selections in the cafeteria. Many food choices are available for students to receive and enjoy all throughout the day. While the mixed reviews on the food spin out around campus, […]
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