Teaching future educators how to properly address domestic abuse among children is no easy task. A recent symposium discussed how to deal with children who are exposed to domestic abuse with education majors.
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Students and teachers have whispered and talked about the media blitz of domestic violence stories. The media runs these stories of professional athletes beating their wives with gripping headlines and footage, yet these are real lives. How is this truly promoting intelligent conversations about such a terrible issue? There is a vital need for educational […]
The Dixon Center was packed with people this Saturday. However this time it was not the lacrosse team occupying the gym. A crowd of unfamiliar faces loaded into the Dixon Center Dance Studio as P.in.K, Cabrini’s self-defense class was held from 1p.m. to 3 p.m.
Sleeping in is never an option for student leaders. The First Annual Student Leadership Summit was held on Friday, Oct. 10, better recognized as the dean’s fall holiday. This enabled busy student leaders to earn the LEADStrong points they had been striving for or to discover ways to better their leadership roles in clubs with […]
Thursday Briefing – News from around the globe for the week of Oct. 23, 2014
With election day closely approaching, representatives from the 13th congressional district presented at Cabrini College in hopes of building their support network.
Just a year after Cabrini College started a fair trade club, it was declared the seventeenth college in the United States to be a fair trade school in December of 2013.
Students and faculty laced up their sneakers and showed off their athletic ability playing wallyball to help support a fair trade. The tournament was held on Oct. 13 in the Dixon Center and, like past years, was a success.
With a focus on the student debt crisis and domestic inequalities, congressional candidate Brendan Boyle wanted students and faculty to know one thing while addressing them: “The people have a voice.”
While Resident Life departments aim to do the best for their campuses and their staff, it is not met with mixed feelings on how the system is run. Cabrini College is no different.
Fire drills and emergency situations for students is a task that needs to be practiced to help public safety in knowing what to do in a real situation and how to handle the incident if occurs on Cabrini’s campus. This is especially important for those students with mobility issues.
What shapes the way we think of body image? This is a pinnacle question that will be getting discussed at the National Undergraduate Conference on Body Image.
This year, CAV Cash and meal exchange can no longer be used at locations that had this system in the past.
Increased enrollment and a change of office location did not hinder the momentum of the residence life office or the staff’s commitment to students.
Thursday Briefing – News from around the globe for the week of Oct. 16, 2014
Ebola was first found in Zaire or what is now known as the Democratic Republic of Congo, in 1976. The Ebola virus is an extremely rare disease and symptoms are similar to a very severe flu. Sweating, body aches, pains, vomiting and uncontrollable diarrhea are all symptoms of Ebola.
The educational gap has been on the rise since 1966.
“Our parents try to stop us from participating and I lied to my parents, for three days, because they don’t think democracy is good,” second year Hong Kong Baptist University student, Stephanie Chan said. “I didn’t quite share much with them about anything other than that I typed my opinions via Facebook. Perhaps our parents […]
Thursday Briefing – News from around the globe for the week of Oct. 9, 2014
Why should someone be judged by their sexuality? Why does it matter whether someone is homosexual, heterosexual or asexual? Why can’t society just allow individuals to be who they are, except that and move on? It does not affect anyone except themselves, so the justification of judgement in the LGBT community is completely irrelevant.
Dr. Donald Taylor, president of Cabrini, and the school’s board of trustees decided last week to renovate the Dixon House Residence Hall, which was shut down in September 2011 due to the extensive growth of mold.
October is LGBT history month. LGBT is an acronym which stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender. LGBT month is celebrated both nationally and internationally throughout the world.
Cabrini College will be having its first-ever student art exhibit that is open to all students. Other art shows feature the work of students in art courses and in the graphic design and fine arts department.
A panel of accounting alumni visit Cabrini every year to talk to the accounting students about their job search, career path, certification and graduate school.
Douglas A. Blackmon, a New York Times best seller and Pulitzer Prize winning author, educated students about the history of slavery during his Girard Scholar-In-Residence acceptance speech.
Taking remedial courses as a recent high school graduate is not uncommon. The majority of incoming freshmen in our nation struggle with college placement test.
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