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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.


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.


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 […]

Photo Credit: Cecelia Heckman

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 […]


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 […]


Who would spend that extra dollar to save the environment?

April is finally over and it has reached that bittersweet moment of the end of the semester when students start to pack up their dorm rooms and head home. With a packed car(s), students realize just how many items they have. Between bedding, trashcans, bins, shower caddies, school supplies and other dorm items, students like […]


Fitbits are a key to staying motivated in a healthy lifestyle

With summer approaching so many people are eager to slim down in order to look good on the beach or at the pool. The warm weather in general have people wanting to be more active and spend time outdoors. Losing weight is not always an easy progress so most people find themselves using different ways […]


FitBit Challenges: Go Hard Or Go Home

I think it is safe to say I am completely obsessed with FitBit challenges. I think they are the best thing that has ever happened. I’ve only had my FitBit since March but I am definitely addicted. Ever since I have had a FitBit, I challenge everyone in step competitions. From my family back home […]


Quality of campus’ water affirmed to be safe

Although the campus’ quality of water is reported safe, according to a random poll, 5 out of 5 students use either a Brita filtration system on campus or purchase bottled water, as opposed to consuming tap water. An email was released earlier this year to the campus community, urging to hold off on the consumption […]

67% of people believe major changes need to reduce the effects of climate change. (3)

How climate change impacts human health

Global scientific consensus has confirmed that climate change is real and that it is caused primarily by human activities. The difference between the media’s portrayal of human contribution to climate change in comparison to the factual research that has been published in scholarly journals has created a mixed understanding among humans about what the impacts […]

Women make up 47% of the workforce, but...

Women empowering women to enter STEM fields

Expanding the number of women in STEM fields requires more than just women’s empowerment. An associate professor of life and physical sciences has been watching the way that women are represented in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields. “I had two faculty members (in high school) that made all the difference,” Dr. Anne Coleman […]


Fans look forward to spending summer nights at concerts

Many popular artists are going on tour this summer and tickets are selling quick. Many are being resold on sites like StubHub for five times the face value price but that has not stopped fans from going to the shows. Artists like Justin Bieber, Beyonce, Drake, Billy Joel, Meghan Trainor, Paul McCartney, Luke Bryan and […]


Transition from Dorm Style to the Suite Life

To be honest, going from a dorm style living to the suite life is actually pretty exciting. It is exciting to know that I will be living with people that I have developed a great and comfortable relationship with. It was not hard to find people to live with on the west side of campus. […]

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Is all media good media?

  The phrase “all media is good media” has been said and disputed for ages, but how much truth is actually behind it? Is it better to have people talking about something negative that someone did than not to be talking about them at all? There are many different forms of media and the way […]

Photo by Emily Rowan

For those graduating late: your time will come

I started my college education in 2011. After starting a semester late, transferring and changing my major, I will finally be graduating in December 2016, five and a half years later. Many of my friends have already graduated, started their full time jobs and have started making a good living for themselves. It was hard […]

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West Chester to Chester: Serving and spreading love

19 miles away. It took a tragedy to bring two cities, just 19 miles apart, together. West Chester, Pa.  has a high school graduation rate of 93 percent.  The West Chester Area School District ranks 22 out of 577. Just seven percent of people live below the poverty line and the average household income is […]