Featured Student Media Projects

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Rethinking Gender

This multimedia educational website looks at why gender inequity exists, where it can be seen, who it affects most often, and solutions for how we can better respect and accept all people. 


Serving Food Solutions

Cabrini College Communication Department seniors look at food insecurity from three directions: a description of why so many Americans go hungry, the consequences of being food insecure, and innovative solutions to this national issue.


Domestic Violence

Cabrini College Communication Department seniors created this web site both to educate Pennsylvania elementary school teachers about Domestic Violence and to give teachers ways to help students living with Domestic Violence.


Youth Voices Rise: the Arab awakening

Cabrini College Communication Department seniors created this site based on interviews conducted with young people and others involved in the Arab Awakening.


Increasing The Peace: Peacebuilding after conflict and natural disasters

Cabrini College Communication Department seniors created this website based on over 60 interviews conducted with individuals and peacebuilding organizations worldwide.

Positive masculinity is a challenge for abused males

The “Me Too” campaign consisted of an immense amount of women who have admitted to being sexually assaulted. Me Too showed how negative masculinity is perceived in society while the absence of men in the campaign showed how silenced boys and men are and can be regarding being victims and survivors of sexual violence. The […]

Inside the mind of a suicidal student

Waking up every morning became a chore. Smiling through every day became a chore. Living a life I didn’t ask for became a chore. Until one day everything became too heavy for me to bear, that’s when I decided to end it. From a young age, 3 to 4 years old, I was always very […]

The Cost ofFinancial Aid

Cabrini University’s financial aid program assists students

Cabrini gives out a lot of financial aid to its students, which allows them to have more peace of mind in school. Cabrini University has been known to give out a lot of financial aid to its students. According to its website, Cabrini gives about 98 percent of its students a financial aid package. These […]

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Sports gambling legalization can prove to be a dangerous bet for athletes

Editor’s note: The U.S. Supreme Court on May 14, 2018, issued a ruling that potentially makes commercial sports betting possible. “The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that effectively banned commercial sports betting in most states, boosting the prospect of such gambling across the nation.”   There is a strong possibility that […]


Global warming happens, but snow continues to fall 

The Earth is getting warmer, but snow storms on the east coast seem more intense than ever. This winter, a series of nor’easters hit the East Coast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration defines a Nor’easter as a ”storm along the East Coast of North America, so called because the winds over the coastal area are typically from the northeast.”   […]


Is ‘Grown-ish’ the new ‘A Different World’?

The challenge of being in college is already enough but being in college while going through what so many college students go through: politically, socially and personally is quite a challenge. You ever think to yourself that someone should be documenting a day in the life of college students or there should even be a […]

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Beyoncé turns Coachella into a historical event

More than 200,000 people arrived in Indio, California on April 15 and April 21 for the 19th annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. This is one of the year’s biggest festivals for live music fans. Traditionally seen as the kick-off for the summer music festival season, the festival boasts a wide variety of headliners such as Eminem, […]


Why no one talks about anxiety?

I find life humorous, a mess and hard to deal with but that’s just because I suffer from an anxiety disorder. As far back as I can remember I’ve shown signs of anxiety. Most people think that if you have anxiety you are weird or are socially awkward because they don’t how to manage anxiety. […]

Bullying causes significant problems in lives of many early teens

Puberty sucks for most teenagers; they’re not used to the changes that are happening to their bodies. They can get bad acne, their voices are starting to change and, boy, other people are starting to look attractive. Changes like this can make kids feel insecure about themselves so then they might pick on each other […]


Reverend Cheryl Parker helps the elderly stay spiritually well

Over the past few months, the term “wellness” has been buzzing around on the news, in magazines and books and with all kinds of different media outlets. Both men and women, young and old, have been increasingly encouraged to dive into the active process of becoming aware of and making choices toward a more successful […]


Philadelphia to receive world’s largest Wawa

Get ready Philly, the world’s largest Wawa is coming soon. Not only did millions of Americans in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, D.C. and Florida get free coffee on Thursday, April 12, for Wawa’s 54th birthday, but they received some great news. The C.E.O. and president of the store chain, Chris Gheysans, made the […]


Look up and speak up against scrolling, the new smoking

“Scrolling is the new smoking.” This is a phrase that was said by Joshua Fields Millburn on the 27th of March this year. This is a phrase, an idea, and a concept, that many of us should be taking into consideration. Allow me to tell you why. Smoking According to today’s online Medical Dictionary… “Smoking is the inhalation of the smoke of burning tobacco encased in cigarettes, pipes, and cigars.” […]


Keep mentally healthy in May with CuspIt–a guide to a healthy life

“We all are on different journeys in our lives. Whether it is to graduate college, or build your dream career, each day can always be another step in the right direction.” Those are the powerful and uplifting words of Jaclyn DiGregorio, a 23-year-old personal trainer, nutrition coach and entrepreneur who is wise beyond her years. DiGregorio […]

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Senior minority students thank loved ones at recognition ceremony

With graduation right around the corner, a number of Cabrini senior students who identify as AHLANA (African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, and Native American) are feeling especially grateful. On Friday, May 11, 2018, Cabrini invited AHLANA leaders to a special Minority Recognition Ceremony, in honor of all of their accomplishments over the last four years at the […]

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Demi Lovato brings more than just her vocals on tour

After Demi Lovato released her newest album, “Tell Me You Love Me,” most of her fans were waiting for her to announce her next tour. The album was released in Sept. 2017 and she announced her tour in Jan. 2018 via Instagram. Lovato has been extremely honest about the struggles she has grown up with. […]

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Domestic violence: men are victims too

Don’t cry. Don’t show emotion. Man up. A few expressions that we’ve all heard spoken to boys and men alike for as long as we can remember. However, these words are damaging in more ways than one. The conversation of domestic violence is starting to really make a difference in our country and the world […]

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Finding my way by finding my voice

You’re riding on a bus… and you don’t know where it’s going… Except that once you get there it’ll all be worth it. That’s how I feel about choosing Cabrini. I came to the small Catholic college about a year ago as a transfer student. In that time, I’ve pushed myself to become more outspoken […]

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Living on $5 per day: Guatemala edition

In America, sitting on a couch with a snack in your lap, a remote in your hand and Netflix on a screen in front of you has become a norm for just about any time of day. My roommate, Cecelia Heckman, and I found ourselves in this norm a few weeks ago, before embarking on […]