Diversity

Dasha’s story: From Ukraine, former Wayne, Pa. woman shares journey, rescue efforts

A few weeks ago, we introduced you to Dasha Andrienko, who once lived in Wayne, Pa. and is now working help rescue refugees in… Read More

Africans trying to flee the Ukraine unable to cross the border

Ukrainians are desperate to escape Ukraine. Yet, authorities at Ukraine’s border refused to let Africans, who are among the Ukrainians, cross the border into… Read More

Here is what white people can do to amplify black history month

February is designated as Black History Month, honoring the triumphs and struggles of African Americans throughout U.S History. It gives an opportunity for many… Read More

Award shows are still suppressing Black artists and actors

The name Hattie McDaniel is a name not many people are familiar with. She was an African American actress born on June 10, 1893… Read More

Brotherly love no more: How Philadelphia’s hike in violent crime affects people who live there

Today, it’s hard to say that the city of Philadelphia is the city of brotherly love anymore.  With the rise of gun violence and… Read More

Why embracing Black History Month requires looking ‘beyond the textbooks.’

Thomas Edison, the man who invented light bulbs, is well-known. But who is familiar with Lewis Howard Latimer?  Latimer was a gifted inventor and… Read More

Former Dolphins coach Brian Flores sues the NFL for racial discrimination

In a league that is nearly 70 percent African American, there are only three coaches of color to represent the majority of players in… Read More

A Black Student-Athlete’s Cabrini Experience

Jan. 20 2019. That is the day that I decided to commit to Cabrini University for soccer. It marked a long and treacherous process… Read More

Supporting Black Owned businesses is not only important but crucial

In the beginning of the pandemic we saw a lot of people supporting small local businesses. Lots of people ordered take out from mom-and-pop… Read More

Cabrini celebrates its historical connection to the Underground Railroad

Motioning to a small, wooden table that typically wouldn’t get much attention, Armani Parker spoke passionately about its significance. “This isn’t just a table;… 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
Student With Megaphone leading rally

Cabrini’s Black Student Union offers safe space for all

Armani Parker, president of Cabrini’s Black Student Union,  said it took multiple racial incidents on Cabrini’s campus “to have us say enough is enough.”… Read More

CRS Ambassadors host migration and refugees panel

Puja Neopaney couldn’t express her need to use the bathroom in her fifth-grade class. Layal Srour’s parents were bullied throughout high school and college due… Read More

Darryl Mace PH.D., long-time history/political science professor and department chair, departs from Cabrini

The exodus of Cabrini faculty continues, this time affecting the history and political science departments.  Cabrini University President, Donald Taylor, announced Dec. 1, Dr.… Read More

El Día de Los Muertos differs these past two years

El Día de Los Muertos is the celebration of life and death. It is celebrated in many countries under different names and traditions and… Read More

VIDEO: Demonstrators call for justice, police reform a year after the death of Walter Wallace Jr.

Remembering Walter Wallace Jr. A year after Walter Wallace Jr. died, student journalists at Cabrini University’s cover the vigil to honor his memory and… Read More

2022 Academy Awards rebrand to be more inclusive. If so, here’s what I predict.

Viewers of the 2022 Academy Awards can expect refreshing changes thanks to the recent restructuring of the Recording Academy’s voting process. The Academy says… Read More

Being Black on a campus that cut Black Studies

  During the spring semester of 2021, the Cabrini community got an email stating that the school will be cutting programs and staff. The… Read More

Shang-Chi and asian representation in Hollywood

The new, historic Marvel movie, “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” is a fresh take on a classic Marvel movie. This movie… Read More

Philadelphia Inquirer writer of ‘Choosing Blackness’ inspires Cabrini journalists

Click here to listen to the full podcast. Elizabeth Wellington saw how people referred to her mother as a white woman, based on her… Read More