Cabrini Day is an annual celebration of Cabrini’s heritage and mission, honoring the College’s namesake, Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini, and the College’s foundress, Sister Ursula Infante, MSC.
Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to participate in a day filled with mission-oriented activities. Events for the day focus around a different theme each year.
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No Day Classes – A Day of Alternate Educational ProgrammingEducational programming in the morning and afternoon of Cabrini Day takes the place of regularly scheduled classes. Classes resume at 4:30 p.m.
Full participation in Cabrini Day by all members of the campus community—students, faculty, staff, administration, alumni, and trustees—demonstrates our commitment to the mission of the College.
Show Your Cabrini SpiritStudents, faculty, staff, family, alumni, and friends are invited to wear Cabrini College gear or the school colors—blue and white—on Cabrini Day to show their Cabrini pride.
Cabrini Day Agenda
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.: Cabrini Day Mass in the Bruckmann Memorial Chapel of St. JosephPrayers and reflections honoring Mother Cabrini
9:30 – 10:15 a.m.: Heads Up! Mission Tournament in Grace Hall Board Room Teams use their knowledge of Cabrini’s mission to compete in a mission-customized Heads Up! game.
10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Lead for Change! in the Dixon Center Nerney Field HousePresentations about social-justice topics by members of the campus community
11:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.: Celebrity Brunch in Cavs CornerEnjoy good food served by Cabrini College’s faculty and staff
2 – 3:15 p.m.: Keynote Address in Grace Hall AtriumJohn A. Ducoff, Executive Director of the Covenant House PA Preceded by the following award presentations: - Mastronardi Award for Service and Leadership - Nerney Leadership in Community Service Award - Lead for Change! Awards
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.: Walk/Run for Social Change around Cabrini College CampusAll members of the Cabrini community are encouraged to don their sneakers and walk/run on a loop around campus to raise their own awareness of homelessness and mental health
5 – 7 p.m.: Dinner and Service in the Mansion Dining RoomServe adult homeless men and women in Montgomery County by working with members of the campus community to package personal hygiene items collected by Cabrini’s Administrative Leadership Team (ALT). These items will be packaged and given to CHOC, the Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center in Norristown. Members of CHOC will engage participants in informal conversations about homelessness during the dinner and service event.