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2014 News Articles


  • Cabrini Event to Provide Teaching Strategies and Resources for Child Victims of Domestic Violence

    RADNOR, Pa. (Sept. 30, 2014) —On Oct. 8 at 5:30 p.m., Cabrini College will host local experts in domestic violence awareness at “Keeping Children Safe: Child Victims of Domestic Violence.”

    The panel and professional development presentation is geared toward educators who may encounter child victims of domestic violence in the classroom.

  • Covenant House President to Discuss Homelessness and Human Trafficking as Executive in Residence Covenant House President to Discuss Homelessness and Human Trafficking as Executive in Residence at Cabrini

    RADNOR, Pa. (Sept. 23, 2014) — On Oct. 21, the Cabrini College Nerney Leadership Institute will host Kevin Ryan, president of Covenant House International, as its Executive in Residence. Ryan is also co-author (with Tina Kelley) of the College’s summer reading book, “Almost Home: Helping Kids Move from Homelessness to Hope.”

    Ryan will participate in a day-long program concluding with a panel discussion on homelessness and human trafficking at 7:15 p.m. in the Mansion on the Cabrini College campus (610 King of Prussia Road, Radnor, Pa.)

    Panelists include Hugh Organ, assistant director of Covenant House Philadelphia, and State Senator Daylin Leach who introduced anti-human-trafficking legislation which went into effect in in Pennsylvania this September.

    The panel discussion is free and open to the public.

  • Cabrini Hosts Candidates in Race for 13th District

    RADNOR, Pa. (Sept. 22, 2014) —On Oct. 13 and 14, Congressional candidates from the 13th District of Pennsylvania will speak at Cabrini College.

    The discussions will focus on public priorities for the 21st century:

    • Monday, Oct. 13, 3:30 p.m.: State Rep. Brendan Boyle
    • Tuesday, Oct. 14, 3:30 p.m.: Dee Adcock
  • Cabrini Welcomes Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author as Scholar-in-Residence Cabrini Welcomes Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author as Scholar-in-Residence

    RADNOR, Pa. (Sept. 9, 2014)—On Sept. 30, at 7:30 p.m., Pulitzer Prize-winning author Douglas A. Blackmon will discuss his book, The New York Times bestseller “Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II,” at Cabrini College (610 King of Prussia Road, Wayne, Pa.)

  • Professor Exhibits Ex-Voto<br>Collection at Cabrini Professor Exhibits Ex-Voto Collection at Cabrini

    RADNOR, Pa. (Sept. 5, 2014) —Personal stories of vow fulfillment and divine intercession will be depicted through metal, silver, and paint at the ex-voto exhibition “Graces Received: Painted and Metal Ex-Votos From Italy” beginning Wednesday, Sept. 10, at the Grace and Joseph Gorevin Fine Arts Gallery at Cabrini College (610 King of Prussia Road, Wayne, Pa.)

  • Cabrini Hosts Area College Students at Research Colloquium Cabrini Hosts Area College Students at Research Colloquium

    RADNOR, Pa. (August 8, 2014) – A student research team comprised of rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors from area colleges and universities presented their scientific findings on bacteriophages they isolated and characterized as part of the Summer Undergraduate Research Colloquium hosted by Southeastern Pennsylvania Consortium for Higher Education (SEPCHE) at Cabrini College. Of the seven-student team, two were Cabrini College students.

  • Cabrini Professor Recounts WWII Disaster on WHYY NewsWorks

    RADNOR, Pa. (August 5, 2014) – Cabrini College Professor Jim Hedtke, Ph.D., recounts the largest civilian air disaster of WWII during an interview with Dave Heller of WHYY NewsWorks.

  • Primiano Awarded Regional Faculty Mellon Research Fellowship Primiano Awarded Regional Faculty Mellon Research Fellowship

    Radnor, Pa. (July 29, 2014) – Cabrini College Professor and Chair of Religious Studies, Leonard Norman Primiano, Ph.D., was named a 2014-15 Andrew W. Mellon Regional Fellow in the Humanities by the Penn Humanities Forum of the University of Pennsylvania.

    This marks the second distinction this year for Primiano, who in March was one of only six educators in the nation to receive The Kennedy Center/ Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Award (2014).

  • Cabrini Hosts Policy Institute on Sexual and Cyber Misconduct Cabrini Hosts Policy Institute on Sexual and Cyber Misconduct

    RADNOR, Pa. (July 15, 2014) Cabrini will host more than 100 education professionals and local police and hospital personnel for The Policy Institute on Sexual and Cyber Misconduct on Aug. 15. The interactive workshop will educate participants on current legal standards, response requirements, and prevention strategies.

    Leading expert on sexual misconduct in schools, Katie Koestner, will facilitate the event.

  • Cabrini Hosts National Hispanic Institute Collegiate World Series Cabrini Hosts National Hispanic Institute Collegiate World Series

    RADNOR, Pa. (July 15, 2014) — Cabrini College hosted 120 U.S. and international students July 7-11 as part of the National Hispanic Institute (NHI) 2014 Collegiate World Series. The event prepares rising high school seniors for higher education.

  • Cabrini Professor Selected to Attend NCAA FAR Conference Cabrini Professor Selected to Attend NCAA FAR Conference

    RADNOR, Pa. (July 9, 2014) – Cabrini Associate Professor of Biology, David Dunbar, was one of 27 faculty athletic representatives (FAR) around the country selected for the 2014 NCAA Division III FAR Fellows Institute, which will be held at the NCAA national office in Indianpolis from October 17-19.
  • Trio to Represent Cabrini at Lacrosse World Championships

    Radnor, Pa. (July 7, 2014) – Three Cavaliers will be on-hand for the upcoming 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Men's World Lacrosse Championships.

    For the second time, Cabrini head coach Steve Colfer will lead the Bermuda National Team, while sophomore goaltender Hank Altschuler will suit up for the Israeli National Team. Athletic trainer Mary Stein will also act as he head trainer for the Dutch National Team.

  • Cabrini Elects Three Members to Board of Trustees

    RADNOR, Pa. (June 30, 2014)–Cabrini College elected Patrick J. Ward and alumnae Claire Roth ’69 and Mary Elizabeth Senkewicz ’76 to the Board of Trustees, effective July 1. They join 20 Board members.

    Ward, Roth and Senkewicz will serve three-year terms. After which, Ward and Senkewicz may stand for re-election for two more terms. As an Alumni Trustee, Roth may opt for re-election once more.

  • Women's Basketball Claims CSAC Academic Honor Women's Basketball Claims CSAC Academic Honor

    RADNOR, Pa. (June 16, 2014) – The Cabrini women's basketball team was included in the Colonial States Athletic Conference Winter and Spring Team Academic Awards. The club earned a team GPA of 3.62, the highest of all CSAC winter and fall teams.

  • McDonald Named Men's Basketball Head Coach McDonald Named Men's Basketball Head Coach

    RADNOR, Pa. (June 9, 2014) – After four years on the Cabrini sideline, assistant coach Tim McDonald will become the sixth head coach in the history of the Cabrini men's basketball team, Director of Athletics and Recreation Brad Koch recently announced. McDonald replaces Marcus Kahn, who stepped down in April 2014.

  • Michelle Filling-Brown Receives Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching Michelle Filling-Brown Receives Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching

    RADNOR, Pa. (May 29, 2014) — Michelle Filling-Brown, Ph.D., assistant professor of English at Cabrini College, is the recipient of the 2014 Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching, an honor awarded at institutions of higher education in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
  • Elmer Named Most Outstanding Player in Division III Elmer Named Most Outstanding Player in Division III

    RADNOR, Pa. (May 21, 2014) –Senior men's lacrosse student-athlete Corey Elmer received the Iroquois National Award for the Most Outstanding Player of the Year in Division III from the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA).

    Elmer became the program's first two-time USILA First Team All-American, as he completed his career with his second consecutive record setting season.

  • Despite Loss, Collins Graduates <BR>On Time & Nearly Debt-Free Despite Loss, Collins Graduates On Time & Nearly Debt-Free

    RADNOR, Pa. (May 21, 2014)
    Olivia Collins graduated cum laude on Sunday, May 18, completing four years at Cabrini College after overcoming personal tragedy.

  • Cabrini Graduate Defers Ivy League for Year of Service Anie Jamgochian Defers Ivy League Graduate Programs for Year of Service

    RADNOR, Pa. (May 19, 2014) – When Anie Jamgochian was accepted to graduate programs at two of the top graduate divinity schools in the nation, she deferred ...for a higher purpose.

  • Cabrini Sweeps CSAC President's Cups

    RADNOR, Pa. (May 13, 2014) — For the first time since the 2008-09 school year, all three Colonial States Athletic Conference President's Cups will reside in Radnor.  The Cabrini Cavaliers have earned the Overall, Men's and Women's President's Cups after winning seven CSAC titles and reaching two other championship games during 2013-14.

  • Men's and Women's Lacrosse Advance in NCAA Tournaments

    RADNOR, Pa. (May 8, 2014) — After first round victories, the Cabrini College men's and women's lacrosse teams advance in NCAA Tournaments.

    The men's victory also marked the 200th career win for Head Coach Steve Colfer. Entering the 2014 season, only 20 coaches all-time had reached the 200 win plateau.

  • Cabrini Men's Lacrosse Makes History with Senior Day Win Cabrini Men's Lacrosse Makes History with Senior Day Win

    RADNOR, Pa. (April 25, 2014) — The No. 5 Cabrini men's lacrosse team stepped into the NCAA record book today, as the Cavaliers closed their regular season with a 26-3 win over Centenary College at Edith Robb Dixon Field and extended Cabrini's conference win streak to 102 games, tying Salisbury's NCAA record.

  • Lisa Nutter, Michael O'Neill to Address Cabrini College Commencements Lisa Nutter, Michael O'Neill to Address Cabrini College Commencements

    RADNOR, Pa. (March 24, 2014) – Lisa Johnson Nutter, president of Philadelphia Academies, Inc., will address bachelor’s degree candidates and receive an honorary doctor of humane letters at Cabrini College’s undergraduate Commencement at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 18.

    Michael O’Neill, co-founder and chair of the Philadelphia School Partnership, will address master’s degree candidates and receive an honorary doctor of humane letters at the College’s graduate Commencement, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 18.

    The College will award bachelor’s degrees to more than 325 undergraduates and master’s degrees to approximately 545 graduate students. This year marks Cabrini’s 54th Commencement exercises.

  • Visiting Scholar to Discuss Press and Politics in Age of Lincoln Visiting Scholar to Discuss Press and Politics in Age of Lincoln

    RADNOR, Pa. (April 4, 2014) — Harold Holzer, one of the nation’s leading authorities on Abraham Lincoln and the political culture of the Civil War era, presents “Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion,” on April 10, 7 p.m. in the Widener Center Lecture Hall at Cabrini College (610 King of Prussia Road, Wayne, Pa.).

  • Walton-Moss Named Player of the Year, Division III Men's Basketball Walton-Moss Named Player of the Year, Division III Men's Basketball

    RADNOR, Pa. (April 2, 2014) — Aaron Walton-Moss, a junior at Cabrini College, was named Division III Men's Basketball Player of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. This is the first time a Cabrini College student-athlete has received the national honor.

  • The Haverford Trust Company and George W. Connell Honored at <br>Cabrini Classic The Haverford Trust Company and George W. Connell Honored at Cabrini Classic

    RADNOR, Pa. (March 31, 2014) – Cabrini College will honor The Haverford Trust Company and its founder, George W. Connell, at the 25th Annual Cabrini Classic on May 5.

  • Cabrini Professor Honored with National Award Cabrini Professor Honored with National Award

    RADNOR, Pa. (March 26, 2014) – Cabrini College Professor and Chair of the Religious Studies department Leonard Norman Primiano, Ph.D., is one of only six educators in the nation to receive the 2014 Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Award. He was nominated for the award by his former student, Cabrini alumnus John Pino ’07.

  • President of ABC Stations to be Executive-in-Residence at Cabrini President of ABC Stations to be Executive-in-Residence at Cabrini

    RADNOR, Pa. (March 24, 2014) — The Cabrini College Nerney Leadership Institute welcomes its second Executive-in-Residence, Rebecca Campbell, president of ABC Owned Television Stations Group, on April 23. She will participate in a day-long program including a campus-wide presentation from 3:15 to 4:30 p.m. in the Mansion Foyer on the Cabrini College campus (610 King of Prussia Road, Wayne, Pa.)

    Attendance is limited to members of the Cabrini community, including students, faculty, staff, alumni and trustees.

  • Cabrini Presents Unity-in-Diversity Lenten Lecture Series

    RADNOR, Pa. (March. 7, 2014) – A free lecture series at Cabrini College will feature a range of perspectives on faith-based engagement among diverse cultures.

  • Wilson Appointed Associate Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Cabrini Wilson Appointed Associate Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Cabrini

    RADNOR, Pa. (March 3, 2014) — Christen Wilson of West Chester, Pa., has been named Associate Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Cabrini College. She will oversee most aspects of the College’s fundraising including annual giving, major gifts, and alumni relations.
  • Women's Swimming Makes History at ECAC Championship Women's Swimming Makes History at ECAC Championship

    RADNOR, Pa. (Feb. 28, 2014) – The Cabrini College women's swim team made its mark at the 2014 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championships today at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.

  • Sister Simone Campbell to Receive Ivy Young Willis Award at Cabrini College Sister Simone Campbell to Receive Ivy Young Willis Award at Cabrini College

    RADNOR, Pa. (Feb. 27, 2014) – Sister Simone Campbell, executive director of NETWORK in Washington, D.C., will receive the 2014 Ivy Young Willis Award in a ceremony at Cabrini College on March 13, 2014.
  • Cabrini Professor Brings Small Village to Life after Air Disaster Cabrini Professor Brings Small Village to Life after Air Disaster

    RADNOR, Pa. (Feb. 26, 2014) – Jim Hedtke, Ph.D.’s new book tells the story of a fateful day in August 1944 when an American B-24 bomber crashed through the English village of Freckleton.

  • Walton-Moss Reaches 1,000&#8209;Point Milestone Walton-Moss Reaches 1,000‑Point Milestone

    RADNOR, Pa. (Feb. 18, 2014) – Cabrini College junior, Aaron Walton-Moss is the second student athlete to become a member of Cabrini’s 1,000-point club this season.

  • Cabrini College Names Donald B. Taylor, Ph.D., as Eighth President Cabrini College Names Donald B. Taylor, Ph.D., as Eighth President

    RADNOR, Pa. (Feb. 13, 2014) – Donald B. Taylor, Ph.D., has been named the eighth President of Cabrini College. Taylor, Provost and Chief Academic Officer at Benedictine University in Lisle, Ill., since 2008, will begin his presidency July 1.

  • Cavaliers Earn CSAC All-Academic Accolades Cavaliers Earn CSAC All‑Academic Accolades

    RADNOR, Pa. (January 29, 2014) — The Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) recognized 57 Cabrini College student‑athletes among the 542 listed on the conference's fall 2013 CSAC All‑Academic Team.

  • Men's Basketball Takes No. 2 Spot in D3hoops.com Poll Men's Basketball Takes No. 2 Spot in D3hoops.com Poll

    RADNOR, Pa. (Jan. 28, 2014) — The Cabrini men's basketball team climbed one spot in the latest D3hoops.com poll, released on Monday night.

  • Cabrini College Names Jeff Gingerich Interim Provost Effective June 2014 Cabrini College Names Jeff Gingerich Interim Provost Effective June 2014

    RADNOR, Pa. (Jan. 16, 2014) — Jeff Gingerich, Ph.D., Vice Provost/Dean for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Sociology, has been appointed Interim Provost/ Vice President of Academic Affairs at Cabrini College.

  • Cabrini College Offers New Programs, Creates New Partnerships

    RADNOR, Pa. (Jan. 13, 2014) — Just two years after announcing a 12.5 percent reduction in tuition and fees and capping costs through May 2015, Cabrini College is breaking new ground again —introducing new undergraduate and graduate programs, and forging partnerships with Philadelphia medical and dental schools and area elementary and high schools.