Matthew Rutherford

Articles by Matthew Rutherford

New interim president Drinan opens up about her move to Cabrini University

Incoming Interim President, Helen Drinan calls herself “a nontraditional president.” She says that her difference starts by being transparent about as much as she… Read More

Cabrini University names Helen Drinan interim president

In a late afternoon email sent May 6, Amy Lambert, chair of the board of trustees, announced that Helen Drinan, MBA, will takeover as… Read More

Dear Accepted Students: Brace yourselves for a few uncertainties  

Uncertainty. That word sums up a recurring theme that should not be at the forefront of Cabrini’s brand as new students start making critical… Read More

Mental health in sports is no joke

Imagine being a professional athlete getting ready to compete in the largest sporting event in your life. The mental stress is getting to you… Read More

We stand with Ukraine: What you can do to help from Cabrini

More than 2 million refugees have fled Ukraine and are now seeking to restart their lives with their families in different countries all over… Read More

The future hasn’t been written yet, what story will you tell?

Imagine walking into a school where not one teacher looks like you do. This is the sad reality that many students face in our… Read More

No such thing as ‘normal grieving’

A surge of grief rushed back to Meg Schumer as she reflected on the memories she shared with her daughter more than a decade… Read More

Cabrini to require COVID-19 booster

In an email put out Jan. 11, Cabrini University President, Donald Taylor, announced that the university will require all students, faculty and staff to… Read More

The best present to give this year is not a gift you’ll find under the Christmas tree

The holiday season is just beginning and many of us are scrambling to find gifts. After all it is called the season of giving.… Read More

Land of the free, home of the brave

Everyday, there are 1.3 million brave young men and women putting their lives on the line to protect America. In return, we should take the… Read More

The world we live in

We live in a world where there is danger around every corner. Many people know someone who has been the victim of drug violence.… Read More

Cabrini COVID Vaccination Infographic

Volleyball senior reaches milestone only six others achieved

With the women’s volleyball team off to a shaky start, one senior is off to a hot start reaching a goal she set for… Read More

Cabrini to require COVID-19 vaccine

Cabrini is following in the footsteps of many other schools in its updated mask and social distancing guidance and vaccine requirement for the fall… Read More

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April 2021 marks the official 20th anniversary of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. As long as there have been people who care about making the… Read More

Children skipping school becomes a growing issue

Recently there has been an uptick in absences in schools. Much of this is due to COVID, with many children being infected by the… Read More

Tax deadline extended by two months

Back on March 17, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced an extension on the deadline to file everyone’s federal income tax. the new deadline… Read More

Cabrini senior helps others in her journey to become a sister

Could you imagine moving from one country to another? That is what one senior did in hopes of becoming a candidate for the Missionary… Read More

El Chapo’s wife arrested on drug charges in the U.S.

Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Loera’s wife has been arrested on charges related to her alleged involvement in international drug trafficking. Emma… Read More

Palm Sunday: the history and how it’s celebrated

Many people think of Palm Sunday simply as the Sunday before Easter. It is much more than that. Palm Sunday is a Christian feast… Read More