Attend Faith-Based Lecture, First of Series On Tuesday, March 11, at 7:15 p.m. in the Grace Hall Board Room, Rev. Luis Cortes presents “Fostering Hope for Latinos through Educational, Political, Social, and Economic Empowerment.”
Cortes is president of Esperanza, a faith-based network providing programs and services to Hispanics in Philadelphia.
Students, faculty, staff, and the community are invited to attend the event, which is part of the Unity-in-Diversity Lenten Lecture Series, sponsored by the Wolfington Center. For more information or a full schedule of the Lenten Lecture Series, contact the Wolfington Center (610-902-8431), or visit www.cabrini.edu/wolfington.
Annual Chefs' Fare is Back On Thursday, March 13, 4:30–7:30 p.m. in Cavs Corner, the campus community is invited to attend the annual Chefs’ Fare. Cabrini’s own Chef Rodney will compete among chefs from four other colleges and universities—Franklin and Marshall College, Harcum College, Valley Forge Christian College, and Stevenson University—in a cooking competition judged by all who attend. Each chef will be stationed in a different area of Cavs Corner preparing a menu from a different country. You can sample food from each chef and vote on the best taste, best customer service, and best decoration. A free jukebox also will be available to play your favorite tunes. You can participate in this event with a regular swipe of your meal card, or pay $7.65 per person. This event is sponsored by Dining Services. For more information, contact Kaitlyn Incarvite, (610-246-5175, firstname.lastname@example.org) or visit www.cabrinidining.com.
Hear from Sister Simone Campbell at Lecture and Reception
On Thursday, March 13, at 4:30 p.m. in Grace Hall, Simone Campbell, SSS, executive director of NETWORK in Washington, D.C., will receive the 2014 Ivy Young Willis Award and speak about lobbying on issues of peace-building, immigration reform, healthcare, and economic justice. Campbell is known for her work organizing the popular “Nuns on the Bus” tours, and is often featured on national and international media, including recent appearances on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” and “The Colbert Report.” All are welcome to attend this free event. A reception will follow the lecture. For more information, visit www.cabrini.edu/WillisAward.
Tickets for Flyers-Devils Hockey Faceoff On March 11, 5:30 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center, CAP Board invites students to see the Philadelphia Flyers take on the New Jersey Devils.
Tickets are $15 for students and include admission and transportation. If tickets are still available on March 10, faculty, staff, and students’ guests may purchase tickets for $20. For more information, contact Lisa Podolsky (610-902-8755, email@example.com).
Get Ready, Get Set, Go Broad Street Registered runners in the Broad Street Run are invited to join and train with the Cabrini team, running together for the fifth year in a row.
A detailed training program (beginning March 10), team shirt and packet pick-up are available to all team members. If interested, contact Jess Huda (610-902-8318, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Free Tax-Filing Service Available Free tax preparation and filing by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program at Cabrini College is available to qualified members of the Cabrini College community (those with low or moderate incomes). VITA is a free program sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The tax returns are filed by the College's VITA site volunteers who have completed the IRS VITA certification exams. To determine if your income qualifies and to schedule an appointment, contact Ann D. Servey (610-902-8322, email@example.com).
Feeling Stressed? Learn Stress-Management Techniques Cabrini Counseling and Psychological Services invites students to help manage stress through a free, online stress-management program.
For more information, contact Sara Maggitti, Psy.D. (610-902-8566, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Aid & Scholarships Available for Study Abroad in Ireland Scholarships and financial aid options are available for Cabrini students who want to earn six credits studying at the University of Ulster in Northern Ireland, June 30–Aug. 9, 2014.
For more information, contact Erin McLaughlin, Ph.D., (610-902-1019, email@example.com).
Support Swazi Children at Exhibit and Sale
On March 20, 6–9 p.m. in the Mansion, Cabrini will host an exhibit of photographs by and of children living at Cabrini Ministries at Saint Philip’s Mission in Swaziland, as well as key chains and hand‑painted journals made by the children.
The photos and other items will be available for purchase, and proceeds from sales will help young adults old enough to leave the orphanage to continue their education or to join the workforce.
For more information about Saint Philip’s Mission, visit www.cabriniministries.org. For more details about the exhibit and sale, contact Rachel Rossi (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Students: Is Counseling Right for You?
Are you concerned about how you're feeling lately or wondering if counseling is right for you?
Cabrini students can visit www.ulifeline.org/cabrini for a free mental health screening tool, free information about mental health issues, and free resources for learning more and getting help. For more information, contact Jessica Burman, counselor (610‑902‑8561, email@example.com).
Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Top Cavalier?
From now until April 30, the Cabrini community has the opportunity to earn “Top Cavalier” status by exercising at the Dixon Center at least 12 times each month (be sure to swipe in each time).
Those who have achieved this by the end of the month will have his or her name added to the Top Cavalier list displayed in the Dixon Center and promoted through social media.
For each month you are a Top Cavalier, your name will be entered into a drawing on May 2 for a chance to win a Top Cavalier T‑shirt. Winners will be announced in three different categories: Students, Faculty/Staff, and Community. All members of the Dixon Center are eligible with a valid ID card. For more information, contact Jess Huda (610-902-8318, firstname.lastname@example.org).