RADNOR, Pa. (June 3, 2013) – Dr. Marie Angelella George, President of Cabrini College since July 2008, today announced her resignation. Deb Takes, Chair of the college’s Board of Trustees, will become the institution’s Interim President on July 3, while the Board undertakes a national search.
RADNOR, Pa. (April 22, 2013) — Cabrini College has been named to the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the sixth time. It is the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service learning, and civic engagement.
RADNOR, Pa. (March 19, 2013) – Joan Buzzallino ’66, retired IBM executive, will receive the 2013 Ivy Young Willis Award in a ceremony at Cabrini College on March 21.
Given annually, the Ivy Young Willis Award recognizes women who have made outstanding contributions in the field of public affairs.
RADNOR, Pa. (March 13, 2013) – The March 2013 issue of US Airways Magazine focuses on the Philadelphia area, including a feature about Cabrini College highlighting the history and mission, recent leadership in affordability by lowering tuition, and achievements of students in athletics, academics, and service.
RADNOR, Pa. (Jan. 22, 2013) – Last fall, the College Media Association (CMA) honored a group of Cabrini College alumni for an international multimedia project they produced as students on the Arab Spring.
YouthVoicesRise.com, a capstone project created by 13 students in a senior Honors Convergence class, shines a light on how the group’s peers in the Middle East risked their lives to help inspire a democratic movement.
Faculty advisor Cathy Yungmann, an associate professor of communication at Cabrini, recently published a piece on PBS’ Media Shift website, “How Students Used Technology to Study Abroad while Staying Home.”
The American American University in Cairo – which collaborated with the Cabrini students – reported on the project, and Catholic Relief Services also featured YouthVoicesRise.com on their website.
RADNOR, Pa. (Jan. 7, 2013) – E.R. "Jay" Browning has been named associate vice president for Institutional Advancement at Cabrini College. Browning will oversee most aspects of the College’s fundraising initiatives, focusing on annual giving, major gifts, and alumni relations.
RADNOR, Pa. (Nov. 30, 2012) – In September 2011, a group of Cabrini College seniors brainstormed potential ideas for their capstone project. They wanted to create something memorable. After all, this project would, in many respects, be their crowning achievement as communications majors.
The class of 2012 was the first class at Cabrini to graduate through a full four years of the Justice Matters curriculum, so they knew their project should relate to a local or global issue of social justice.
RADNOR, Pa. (Nov. 21, 2012) – Jessica Merone and Amy Rodden, seniors at Cabrini College, received the Charles A. Mastronardi Service and Leadership Award for outstanding contributions to community service and civic engagement. The students received the award during the College’s Cabrini Day celebration on Nov. 13.
RADNOR, Pa. (Oct. 11, 2012) – Cabrini College today thanked Pennsylvania State Representative Bill Adolph (R – Delaware County) for the Commonwealth’s support of a roof restoration project on the College’s signature building, the Mansion. The College received a $500,000 grant from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program for the two-month summer project (total cost: $1.5 million) to help preserve the structure which is used for administrative functions and cultural programming.
RADNOR, Pa. (Sept. 5, 2012) – Free kites, snacks, arts and crafts, and a soccer clinic are only part of the fun that families can enjoy at Cabrini College’s annual Community Kite Festival and Soccer Clinic. Cabrini’s Kite Festival is set for Sunday, Sept. 23 from noon to 3 p.m. on the Cavalier (upper) Athletic Field at Cabrini College (610 King of Prussia Road, Radnor). The day’s activities include arts and crafts, snacks, face painting, a moonbounce and a balloon artist. Cabrini’s men’s and women’s soccer teams will conduct mini-clinics from 2 to 3 p.m. for children 10 and under on the Edith R. Dixon Athletic Field. In case of rain, the mini-clinic will be held in the Dixon Center’s Nerney Field House.
RADNOR, Pa. (May 18, 2012) — The Cabrini College men’s and women’s lacrosse teams each ended a successful 2012 season with a Colonial States Athletic Conference title. The men’s team advanced to the third round of the NCAA Division III Tournament as the sixth-ranked team in the country before falling 14-4 to top-ranked Salisbury University in Salisbury, Md., on May 16. The women’s team’s season came to an end in the first round of the NCAA Division III Tournament, when they lost to number-three Gettysburg.
RADNOR, Pa. (May 14, 2012) — Caswell F. Holloway, III, this year’s Cabrini Classic Honoree, with Cabrini President Marie Angelella George, 2011 Cabrini Classic Honoree Edith Robb Dixon, and Joan Holloway at the 2012 Cabrini Classic golf tournament.
More than 250 donors, alumni, trustees, staff, and friends of Cabrini College helped raise nearly $200,000 at the annual Cabrini Classic—the College’s largest single fundraiser—on May 7.
Holloway, III, is a member of the College’s Board of Trustees and president of residential builder and developer C.F. Holloway, III & Company, in Wayne.
RADNOR, Pa. (March 19, 2012) – Even though Cabrini College’s men’s basketball team concluded their historic season with a 63-60 loss in the NCAA Division III Championship game to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, this is a year to be remembered.
RADNOR, Pa. (March 15, 2012) — J. Eustace Wolfington, a Philadelphian with international business interests, will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters and address bachelor’s degree candidates at Cabrini College’s undergraduate Commencement on Sunday, May 20. Anne Marie Borneman, Ed.D., senior fellow at Saint Joseph’s University’s Center for Catholic Urban Education, will address master’s degree candidates at Cabrini’s graduate Commencement later that day, and also will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters degree. Dr. Borneman is a 1980 graduate of Cabrini.
RADNOR, Pa. (March 13, 2012) – Gene Castellano has been named vice president for Advancement and External Relations at Cabrini College. Since 2005, Castellano has served as vice president for Marketing and Communications. In his new role, he will oversee a combined department responsible for donor relations and giving, government and foundation relations, alumni relations and other areas of advancement while continuing to guide the College’s marketing, communications, and branding efforts.
RADNOR, Pa. (March 16, 2012) – The Cabrini College men’s basketball team continued its dream season in the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Finals in Salem, Va.
RADNOR, Pa. (March 12, 2012) — Risa Vetri Ferman, district attorney of Montgomery County, will receive the 2012 Ivy Young Willis Award in a ceremony at Cabrini College on March 15. Presented annually, the Ivy Young Willis Award recognizes women who have made outstanding contributions in the field of public affairs. Students and the public are invited to attend the award presentation, which will include a lecture by Ferman. The event is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. in the Mansion on the Cabrini campus (610 King of Prussia Road).
RADNOR, Pa. (March 5, 2012) – After Saturday night's thrilling 90-88 overtime win over Hobart College, the Cabrini College men's basketball team will travel to Middlebury, Vermont for its Sweet 16 match-up. The Cavaliers will face Eastern Connecticut Sate University on Friday at Middlebury College. Game times and ticket information have not yet been released. The Cavaliers (28-1) advanced to its second consecutive Sweet 16, and third in school history, after rallying to defeat the statesmen at Nernney Field House last night. Read the full story at CabriniAthletics.com.
RADNOR, Pa. (Nov. 11, 2011) – The Board of Trustees of Cabrini College has authorized a 12.5 percent reduction in undergraduate tuition and fees, effective fall 2012, and other significant moves to ensure that students and their families can plan for college costs through May 2015.
RADNOR, Pa. (Jan. 13, 2012) – Cabrini students have spoken: the Marketplace in Founder’s Hall is now Cavs Corner. Students selected the new name over other options, including Cavaliers Café, during a November 2011 vote.
RADNOR, Pa. (Jan. 6, 2012) — Yesterday, the Cabrini College women's soccer team received a Team Ethics Silver Award from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). The award is given to teams that exhibit fair play, sporting behavior and follow the Rules of the Game. The honor is based on the number of yellow cards teams receive from officials through the course of the season. The award consists of three levels, gold (no yellow cards), silver (less than five yellow cards) and bronze (less than 10 yellow cards).
RADNOR, Pa. (Oct. 31, 2011) – Four dozen rare metal, silver and painted ex-votos – divine votive offerings, usually to saints – are on display at the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute in New York, N.Y. The objects, which date from 1865 to 1959, are from the personal collection of Leonard Norman Primiano, Ph.D., chair and professor of religious studies at Cabrini College.
RADNOR, Pa. (Sept. 7, 2011) – Bettye Collier-Thomas, Ph.D., award-winning author and expert on African-American and women’s history, presents “The Nexus: Women, Religion, Race, and Civil Rights” at Cabrini College on Thursday, Sept. 29. Dr. Collier-Thomas is this year’s Jolyon Pitt Girard Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence at Cabrini.
RADNOR, Pa. (Sept. 2, 2011) – Lynn Rosenthal, the White House Advisor on Violence Against Women, is the distinguished speaker at Cabrini College’s domestic and dating violence education symposium on Tuesday, Oct. 4. The symposium for professionals in the field is a resource on how to identify and address domestic violence, and is part of the College’s broader initiatives on domestic violence education.