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LOQation News – May 1, 2014

This week, we have an exclusive interview men's basketball head coach, Marcus Kahn, as he steps down to pursue a coaching position at Mary Washington University. We also look into the summer plans of the campus community and check out a variety of beach towns along the Jersey Shore.

What Cabrini College offered me

No matter what your heart is calling you to, please, follow it. Even when people don’t understand. Even when your every action is questioned.... At the end of the day, you will only have yourself and your heart to answer to. At the end of the day, were you true to your heart?

The ‘Wrath of Kahn’ comes to an end

After six years, Cabrini men's basketball head coach Marcus Kahn has stepped down to take over the role of head coach at the University of Mary Washington. Kahn led the Cavaliers to the 2012 national title game, an elite eight appearance in 2013, a sweet 16 appearance in 2011 and finished with an overall coaching record of 153-27 in six years as the Cavaliers head coach.

Budget cuts threaten arts programs, student development in Phila. schools

With limited resources and little power one voice can only hope to be loud enough for someone somewhere to really listen.

Persia selected as valedictorian and ready for big day

Although Jen Persia, senior elementary and special education major and class of 2014 valedictorian, has had a successful four years at Cabrini, she certainly didn’t enter Cabrini as the same person she is today.

How far can the stress of applying to college go?

08 May 2014

There it was sitting on the kitchen table waiting to be opened. As Nicolas Doyle, Randolph High School junior, located in Randolph, N.J., came home from school that day, he found five different packets telling him about different colleges that wanted him to apply. “Not gonna lie, when I saw those packets my stress level went through the roof,” […]

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LOQation News – May 1, 2014

05 May 2014

This week, we have an exclusive interview men's basketball head coach, Marcus Kahn, as he steps down to pursue a coaching position at Mary Washington University. We also look into the summer plans of the campus community and check out a variety of beach towns along the Jersey Shore.

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Nagy and Giangiulio rewarded for community service through Nerney award

01 May 2014

The Thomas P. and Jill Nerney Leadership in Community Service Award promotes the “education of the heart.” Education of the heart not only promotes intellectual competence but strives for moral development while instilling a special concern for those persons who are in need. This year there were two recipients of the award, Laura Nagy and Anna Giangiulio.

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What Cabrini College offered me

30 April 2014

No matter what your heart is calling you to, please, follow it. Even when people don’t understand. Even when your every action is questioned.... At the end of the day, you will only have yourself and your heart to answer to. At the end of the day, were you true to your heart?

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The ‘Wrath of Kahn’ comes to an end

30 April 2014

After six years, Cabrini men's basketball head coach Marcus Kahn has stepped down to take over the role of head coach at the University of Mary Washington. Kahn led the Cavaliers to the 2012 national title game, an elite eight appearance in 2013, a sweet 16 appearance in 2011 and finished with an overall coaching record of 153-27 in six years as the Cavaliers head coach.

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Budget cuts threaten arts programs, student development in Phila. schools

30 April 2014

With limited resources and little power one voice can only hope to be loud enough for someone somewhere to really listen.

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Men’s tennis suffers loss against Rutgers-Camden

30 April 2014

The Cavalier men's tennis team took the court against the visiting Rutgers-Camden University Raptors on Thursday, April 24. The Cavs could not get past the Raptors as they dropped the match 9-0

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Persia selected as valedictorian and ready for big day

30 April 2014

Although Jen Persia, senior elementary and special education major and class of 2014 valedictorian, has had a successful four years at Cabrini, she certainly didn’t enter Cabrini as the same person she is today.

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ICYMI – The 2014 Academic Symposium

29 April 2014

The 2014 Academic Symposium brought out students from all class years to display their research and scholarly achievements on Thursday, April 24. The showcase of posters event drew campus administration, faculty and many students to the event in order to learn more on each students specific research.

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I’ve got that summertime sadness

29 April 2014

All of grade school, middle school and high school, when school is out, summer begins. Summer means endless days of fun, vacations, sun and very little work involved. In high school, some students start summer jobs, as a way to make some extra cash and kick start that good old work ethic. But, for the most part, summer is a vacation from regular life.

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Instagram or Instaglam?

29 April 2014

Instagram is taking over the world it seems. Well the internet world at least. I don't think I make it through a day without either going on Instagram, or someone saying "should I Instagram this?" Instagram allows people to share their pictures. Pictures of anything. When you go on Instagram you see people posting pictures of themselves, their friends and family and of course their food. Instagram also uses filters to allow people to edit the pictures that they post. But does this app bring larger consequences? Are people becoming too obsessed with vanity? Is it all about looking good or getting people to think you look good? Maybe it's all of these things.

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Broke college student or life of luxury?

29 April 2014

College is expensive. It is tempting or even the only option to work full-time instead to afford necessities or luxuries. Yet, it’s never too late to return to school, go into a new field and explore a passion. “If your dreams don’t scare you, they’re not big enough.” A quote which has always stuck with me throughout my life, has really helped me further my education. I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life after graduating from Radnor High School in 2007. I went on to a small local college studying to be a physical therapy, with a major of sports medicine. I wanted to help people, that’s all I knew.

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Summer Fashion

29 April 2014

Summer 2014 is going to be a hot one! This year's fashion trends are all about black and white. Light tones are starting out already as early as spring and are going to work their way into the summer.

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ASK Blue 26 – Aspiring Journalist

29 April 2014

Dear Blue, I really want to write for the paper in the fall but I was told I have to take a course. I'm a little embarrassed because I don't have the room to graduate on time or the money to take an extra course. Is there anything else I can do? Any ideas?

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Cavalier Dance Company hosts “Their Kinda Night”

29 April 2014

Melissa Welsh, senior Captain of the Cavalier Dance Company at Cabrini College, enjoyed a terrific night of watching her and Lauren Hight’s own dance team display all of the skills and hard work that they have been cultivating all year. If it wasn’t for these eight young ladies and their drive to dance, Melissa doesn’t think that she would have fallen in love with dance all over again.

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Multitasking? It’s impossible

29 April 2014

Leland Taylor often goes to the library, sits at a computer and breezes through his assignments without distraction. But it wasn’t always this way for him. He used to sit in front of his laptop, watch YouTube videos, send text messages and use social media sites.

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Walton-Moss named NABC Division III Player of the Year

29 April 2014

Aaron Walton-Moss was named the National Association of Basketball Coaches Division III player of the year. Aaron would like to thank his coaches, Cabrini and family members. “Without Cabrini I wouldn’t be here today, I am so grateful,” Walton-Moss said.

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Students to advocate for global poor in Washington D.C.

28 April 2014

Two Engagement for the Common Good (ECG) 300 classes have been preparing to represent Cabrini and the school’s principles of social justice in the nation’s capital. On Friday, May 2, Dr. Jerry Zurek, along with Dr. Raquel Green, will be guiding his Working for Social Justice and Working for Social Justice in Guatemala classes in Washington D.C to lobby in front of eight congressional foreign affairs aides.

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Millennials: overworked and under appreciated?

28 April 2014

The Millennial Generation – the teens and 20-somethings born after 1980, the first generation to come of age in the new millennium – tend to get the stereotype of being lazy, spoiled, and entitled. But they are also the generation that is trying to bounce back from the recession and find jobs after graduation.

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Women’s lacrosse continues perfect CSAC record for 11th straight season

26 April 2014

The Cabrini women's lacrosse team has done it again. Another perfect conference record for the 11th year in a row with their 18-2 win over Rosemont College on Tuesday, April 22. The Cavs are ranked 8-0 in the Colonial State Athletic Conference and 11-4 overall.

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Do you know what’s in your phone?

26 April 2014

In the past 15 years, over 5 million people have been slaughtered, and 300,000 women have been raped, all at the hands of war and conflict minerals. While people around the world text, play games and Tweet all on their cell phones, millions of people have been and are continuously being killed for the minerals that make up our phones.

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Softball blows past Baptist Bible to stretch win streak to 6

26 April 2014

The Cabrini College softball team took to their home field in a match-up with the Baptist Bible College Defenders. The Cavaliers took both games of the doubleheader by scores of 11-2 and 3-1.

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Dietrich keeps an eye on her passion through injuries

26 April 2014

Tearing an ACL is an injury that ends most athletes’ careers. Some athletes call it quits but other take that long road to recovery to get back on the field.

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Students run booth at The Philly Farm & Food Fest

24 April 2014

Cabrini’s Integrated Marketing Communications class spent their day at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia helping run the Upper Merion Farmers Market booth at the Philly Farm and Food Fest.

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Costa Rica – A fair trade missed opportunity

24 April 2014

Costa Rica (translated in English means “rich coast”) has established its coffee as being the most prestigious in the world, yet producers of coffee remain ignorant to the fair trade movement and impact it can have on their production.

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Pennsylvania’s anti-LGBT marriage laws challenged

24 April 2014

A lawsuit is in place that is challenging Pennsylvania’s Defense of Marriage Act. The suit, if won by the plaintiffs, would make lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered marriages legal in the state.

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