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. 

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Sports teams pay tribute for synagogue shooting victims

Pittsburgh’s tribute The city of Pittsburgh stands together after the tragic synagogue shooting that took place on Oct. 27. After the news was released, the Pittsburgh teams took a stand for their city. The Pittsburgh Steelers responded on Twitter by saying, “We send our thoughts and prayers to those affected by this morning’s tragedy in […]

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Vintage is the new modern: my vinyl collection

I have been collecting vinyl since I was in third grade. One year, I asked for a record player or turn table for Christmas. On Christmas morning, I opened a big box and inside was a compact record player with a radio and CD player. In the beginning of my record collecting, I was getting […]

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Police brutality: the effects it has on people

For the past couple of years, there have been problems between police and how they handle situations. With all of the situations that happen, movements have been formed such as Black Lives Matter and Blue Lives Matter. Black Lives Matters (BLM)  is a movement for African American communities that campaign against violence and racism towards […]

Sports Source: Is Markelle Fultz starting a mistake?

Brett Brown’s decision to start Markelle Fultz over JJ Redick has gained a lot of attention nationally. Basketball analysts have disagreed with the move by Brown, but it is a move that had to be done. Fultz is the number one pick from a year ago that had a historically confusing rookie season. No one […]

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The society of the close-minded

Ever since our new president stepped into office, some people have started to become close minded. Various people may only listen to what their friends have to say about the news, while others will only watch the news that supports what they believe in. This has caused a divide between Americans because we are constantly […]

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Insects are dying at an alarming rate

When given the news that insects are dying at alarming rate most people would rejoice. The idea of fewer mosquitoes during the summer and no more spiders in your bedroom is a reality that most people would be pleased to live in. Not in this case. This time though, the reason that there won’t be […]

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Embodying social justice: honoring Mother Cabrini’s feast day

Social justice topics are extremely important to the Cabrini University community. From the moment that students step onto Cabrini’s campus they are surrounded with numerous hands-on opportunities and classes that relate to various social justice issues starting from freshman year until graduation day four years later. Each year, Cabrini recognizes Mother Cabrini’s feast day by […]

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Don’t let the flu get you

It is that time of year again, when you walk around campus and everyone is sick. Sometimes this sickness lasts a few day and sometimes it can kill a person. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, last season more than 80,000 people died in the U.S. from the flu. “Health services is open […]

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Education leads to success: How life-saving foreign aid helped one child in Ghana overcome malnutrition

Some people do not always understand the life-saving power or impact of education. Education is a valuable source that can help students through tough situations. This is especially true when climate change causes starvation where you live. It has dried the soil where farmers used to grow crops. Children in developing countries face malnutrition. However, because […]

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Filling the shoes of an education major at Cabrini University

Filling the shoes of an education major at Cabrini University is a tall order. Aside from the typical curriculum associated with the study of an undergraduate degree in education, eligible students are encouraged to engage in a full-day field experience at local schools. The Children’s School is just one of the many local schools in […]

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I love monsters. Does that make me one?

“Well, the first thing is that I love monsters. I identify with monsters.” When I first heard that quote from my idol, writer and director Guillermo Del Toro, it was as if my mind had completely opened. It triggered a new series of ideas that helped strengthen a concept that has stuck with me for […]

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Cabrini moves to new athletic conference: what does this mean for athletes?

The Cabrini athletic department has decided to move to a new conference  after being a part of the Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) for 26 years. Cabrini made the transition to the NCAA Division III Atlantic East Conference early July along with six other schools including: Neumann University, Gwynedd Mercy University, Immaculata University, Marywood University, […]

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Fall practice helps spring sports teams find their rhythm

When people hear fall sports, what comes to mind? Soccer, volleyball, field hockey and in other places football. That’s it, right? What about tennis and rowing? They are spring sports, but they have fall seasons as well, and not just practice. Men’s and women’s tennis both played in the King’s Invitational in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, along […]

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Making family proud overseas as first generation born in the USA

Being a first generation family member to be born in America, most would take every opportunity they can to make their family proud of them, academically and athletically.   Dav Conigliaro‘s family is from Sicily, Italy  His grandfather saw opportunity in America in the 1980’s for business to grow.  Conigliaro’s parents began their lives in […]

Sports Source: Jimmy Butler trade

The Philadelphia 76ers made the biggest splash in the NBA season thus far. The Sixers dealt Dario Saric, Robert Covington and a second round pick for Jimmy Butler. Butler was in a toxic relationship with the Timberwolves and a trade was inevitable. Butler is a former all-star and is regarded as one of the best […]

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Cabrini men lose the battle of Eagle Road

                                  The Cabrini men’s basketball ball team fell short of a victory after a short come-back. The team was in the lead shortly into the second half, but was unable to keep it. The Cavaliers held what was both […]

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Thank u next, more like thank you repeat

Ariana Grande released her latest post-breakup anthem “Thank U, Next” on Nov. 3, 2018. It debuted on Apple Music, Spotify and other music streaming apps. Grande tweeted the new song title earlier the night of the 3rd. Many fans of the singer did not put two and two together until the release of the new […]

Battle of Eagle Road: The history behind the rivalry

Battle of Eagle Road: The history behind the rivalry

The intensity is always high during any rivalry game. Each player has to work that much harder for their team to come out on top. Every second, minute, quarter and possession during rivalry games could be the difference between a win and a loss. It makes it that much more intense when both schools are […]

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Cabrini graduate programs to be showcased at new event

Throughout a students four-years of undergraduate studying, many focus on the task at hand, a bachelors degree. To many, the thought of life after college is daunting and stressful. Rightfully so, entering the real world and all it has to offer can be a challenging transition. However, another option for students is to further their […]

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How my mom beat breast cancer

The beginning I was a senior in high school when my mom first told me she had breast cancer. In that moment there were so many thoughts rushing through my mind. I didn’t know how to react. It was Jan. 18, 2016. According to World Cancer Research Fund, breast cancer is the most commonly occurring cancer […]