RADNOR, Pa. (April 7, 2011) — Cabrini College student Danielle Alio, a junior communications major from North Wales, Pa., has been awarded a $5,000 “Philly’s Future” scholarship by the Philly Ad Club.
Alio is one of 10 area students to receive the scholarship for outstanding academic, personal, and professional accomplishments.
At Cabrini, Alio has earned Dean’s List honors each semester on campus, and is heavily involved in extracurricular activities.
She is managing editor of the Loquitur, Cabrini’s award-winning student newspaper; executive producer of LOQation, a webcast that brings the Loquitur’s stories to the screen; the host of two shows on the College’s radio station; and she performs in Cabrini Theater productions.
Several Cabrini students have received Philly’s Future scholarships in recent years, including Arielle Friscia ’11 last year. The Ad Club is the largest professional advertising organization in Philadelphia, and a member of the American Advertising Federation.
About Cabrini College Students do extraordinary things at Cabrini College, a residential Catholic college welcoming learners of all faiths, cultures and backgrounds. Since its founding in 1957 by the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the College has provided a transformational “education of the heart,” focusing on academic excellence, leadership development and a commitment to social justice.
Cabrini offers more than 30 majors, pre-professional programs, concentrations and minors. The College also has graduate and professional studies programs at its main campus in Radnor, Pa., and at 15 off-site locations. The College’s serene 112-acre campus is located 30 minutes from Philadelphia.