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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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The 2016 Tony Awards: Hamilton, and everything else

My favorite time of year was finally here. I had invited my friends and done my research all in preparation for the 70th annual Tony Awards on CBS. This award show airs at the beginning of every summer and honors Broadway’s newest shows and their companies. My annual Tonys excitement was somewhat distracted this year […]

Life of a student-athlete at a DIII school

“Being a student athlete benefits me in a wide range when regarding school and it drives me to try harder academically. Knowing that your coach is watching your grades and that if you slip up you could lose your spot on the team really pushes me to do my best in school,” sophomore field hockey […]

Sex and Schoolgirls: JK Culture in Japan

  Vednita Carter believes prostitution is not only the world’s oldest profession, but its oldest oppression. These thoughts that it is all right for a woman to be sexually exploited as long as a man pays and she is not physically abused are damaging to the global society. It paves the way for the excuses […]

No documentation, no rights, immigration lawyers say

People who enter the country illegally often come here in hopes of a better life. But the when they get here, they find that things are a lot harder than they expected. They escaped the awful things that are happening in their home country. But they need to struggle and fight when they get here […]

The effects of cyberbullying

The Internet has been a blessing for people today,  since nowadays people use it throughout most of their daily lives, whether accessing it through phones, computers, tablets, or other internet-enabled devices. Unfortunately, even though it can bring about a lot of good, the internet can also be used as a weapon, especially with the current […]

A great big open world

So college is over.  Now what?  There are so many things a new graduate can do with their new-found freedom.  There’s traveling abroad, taking some downtime for yourself or beginning a new career.  But what about going to school again? This idea has become more and more popular upon new graduates over the years.  A study from […]

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Helping those incarcerated: inmates look to reform programs

The media often depicts jails and prisons as a chance to turn one’s life around. Those on the outside often hear about classes and programs inmates have the opportunity to take advantage of during their stay. Those on the inside often have a very different story to tell. Three individuals who had spent time inside […]

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The Clean Power Plan: What is it?

The Clean Power Plan, President Obama’s environmental plan that would greatly reduce climate change caused by carbon pollution from power plants if passed, is sitting in limbo. The plan was introduced in 2015, but the Supreme Court stopped implementation in this past February. The plan is currently on the back burner until the next president is […]

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Killing the environment is killing us

Climate change; we hear about it more and more in the news, discussions and politics, but do we really know what it is? Climate change is the issue that a vast majority of Americans say needs strong government action but that most Republican lawmakers and oil and coal companies deny. It is also the issue […]

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The Road Less Traveled: Off-campus

Cabrini College is surrounded by many beautiful places and locations ranging from Wayne, Philadelphia, and Manayunk but it is very easy to get caught up in the college life and forget about the outside world. Life in college can be extremely hectic with the amount of assignments and obligations and often times students forget that […]

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All Hale the Valedictorian: Class of 2016’s highest honor revealed

  Perfectionist, conscientious, patient, detail-oriented and honest. These are the words used to describe Cabrini College’s 2016 valedictorian, Thomas Hale. A graduate of Perkiomen High School, Hale is a senior graphic design major with minors in Spanish and marketing. Every day, Hale commutes from Collegeville, Pennsylvania; a short 30-minute drive from campus. When he is […]

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Grass vs. turf: which side is greener?

The 2015 U.S Women’s National Soccer team made waves when they called out FIFA for making them play on artificial turf in the World Cup and most of the Victory Tour, while 100 percent of the U.S Men’s National Soccer Team World Cup games were played on natural grass. A group of international women’s players […]

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Summer break provides needed breather

  The end of the semester is quickly approaching. It is now time to start taking down room decorations and handing in final papers. With the stress of studying for final exams, one thing that does not seem to cross everyone’s mind is leaving roommates for the summer. Being so wrapped up with schoolwork and […]

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Lawn signs and door-to-door campaigning: despite advanced media, tried-and-true methods remain integral to elections

It’s become normal to drive down a road and see the colorful names of political candidates on promotional lawn signs; but do these signs have any influence on people walking or driving by? Through four different field experiments, ScienceDirect found that only about 1.7 percent of voters were affected by lawn signs. Yet, since 1984 […]

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SAAC’s new snack shack in Dixon

The expansion of Cabrini’s Dixon Center, the Pavilion, will include many new renovations to the building. Hopefully the changes will draw the attention of oncoming freshmen and increase current students interest. The center’s new makeover will include a new fitness facility gym and studio space for yoga and other activities. It also will include dedicated […]