RADNOR, Pa. (Nov. 14, 2011) – Cabrini Spirit Week, Nov. 13–20, honors the College’s namesake, St. Frances Xavier Cabrini.
On Tuesday, Nov. 15, the College will celebrate Cabrini Day; classes are canceled until 4:30 p.m. to allow the campus community to participate in mission-oriented activities.
At 9 a.m. in the Dixon Center, students present research at the Student Poster Session.
From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., faculty and staff will serve food at the Cabrini Day Brunch in the Marketplace.
At 1:30 p.m., John Shors, author of the first-year summer reading book “Dragon House,” will deliver a keynote presentation, and the Charles A. Mastronardi Service and Leadership Award will be presented.
At 7 p.m., the Mwamba Children's Choir of Uganda will perform in Grace Hall.
Wednesday, Nov. 16, is Spirit Day; get spotted on campus wearing Cabrini Gear and win prizes! Alumni can submit to the Alumni Office photos of themselves wearing Cabrini gear for a chance to win.
Events include a Pep Rally on the Commons, 1:30–4:30 p.m., and the Mr. and Miss Cabrini Pageant in Grace Hall at 8 p.m.
On Thursday, Nov. 17, at 4:30 p.m. in the Mansion, Fr. Dan Groody will present “Homeward Bound: A Theology of Migration?”
About Cabrini College
Students do extraordinary things at Cabrini College, a residential Catholic college welcoming learners of all faiths, cultures and backgrounds. Founded in 1957 by the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the College provides a transformational “education of the heart,” focusing on academic excellence, leadership development and a commitment to social justice. Cabrini offers 1,300 full-time undergraduate students more than 30 majors, pre-professional programs, concentrations and minors. Nearly 2,000 students are in graduate studies programs at the main campus in Radnor, Pa., and at 15 off-site locations. The College’s serene 112-acre campus is located 30 minutes from Philadelphia.