Category: Diversity

Diversity in literature teaches different cultures and new perspectives, Latinx authors say

Diversity in literature teaches different cultures and new perspectives, Latinx authors say

For the last week of Latinx and Hispanic heritage month, two authors from the online reading app Wattpad said that more diverse characters in books fi [...]
Get to know the Center on Immigration at Cabrini

Get to know the Center on Immigration at Cabrini

  The Center on Immigration has been successfully promoting immigrant justice through research, education and advocacy since April 2017. T [...]
Antebellum review: Clever social horror or sloppy slave narrative?

Antebellum review: Clever social horror or sloppy slave narrative?

When I first saw the trailer for the film “Antebellum,” I, among many other viewers, was convinced that the film was going to take a supernatural [...]
Diversity speaker says ‘It’s hard to hate close up’

Diversity speaker says ‘It’s hard to hate close up’

“It’s hard to hate close up,” Nydia Han, 6ABC News anchor and Emmy award-winning journalist, said. On Oct. 7, the Office of University Diversit [...]
Despite obstacles with coronavirus, Cabrini plans to have a memorable Hispanic heritage month.

Despite obstacles with coronavirus, Cabrini plans to have a memorable Hispanic heritage month.

Newly elected director of campus activities and programming, Jé La Boulden, has big hopes to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at Cabrini University. [...]
New executive board of the Black Student Union holds interest meeting

New executive board of the Black Student Union holds interest meeting

The Black Student Union (BSU) held an interest meeting for new students to join them by using ice-breakers, having deep discussions and talking about [...]
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Advisory Council initiated at Cabrini University

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Advisory Council initiated at Cabrini University

A new advisory council entitled “Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity,” or DEI Advisory Council, has started at the University. The co-chairs of this new [...]
55 years since signing the Voting Rights Act and how it’s still important today

55 years since signing the Voting Rights Act and how it’s still important today

Voting has come a long way since the first time the Constitution granted voting rights to white men. The expansion of voting rights was something that [...]
What it is like being the only Mexican family in a predominantly white neighborhood

What it is like being the only Mexican family in a predominantly white neighborhood

Attending Cabrini University has been my first experience of diversity. Throughout elementary, middle and high school my brothers and I were the only [...]
Race in America: It begins with a conversation

Race in America: It begins with a conversation

If you know better, you do better, according to one of the panelists who spoke at a panel discussion on Race in America.  As discussed at the begin [...]
Race in America: Cabrini to host panel for ongoing issues of racial disparity

Race in America: Cabrini to host panel for ongoing issues of racial disparity

On Wednesday, Sept. 16, the Cabrini Academic Affairs office along with the Nerney Leadership Institute and the Office of Diversity Initiatives will be [...]
Black@Cabrini: BIPOC community shares their experiences of racial bias on campus

[email protected]: BIPOC community shares their experiences of racial bias on campus

Editor's Note: The Loquitur respects the desire by organizers of the account [email protected] to remain anonymous. For a long time, many students, alu [...]
Cabrini athletes speak out against racism

Cabrini athletes speak out against racism

Many have made their voices heard in the fight against systemic racism is recent months, and athletes are no exception to that. As the Black Lives [...]
Supreme Court rules historic victory for LGBT employees

Supreme Court rules historic victory for LGBT employees

The U.S. Supreme Court decided that an employer who fires an individual for their sexual orientation or gender identity violates Title VII of the Civi [...]
Juneteenth: Celebrating 155 years of freedom and struggle

Juneteenth: Celebrating 155 years of freedom and struggle

On June 19, 1865, those who were enslaved in the state of Texas received the news that they were finally free. Unfortunately, this news was long o [...]
The Supreme Court ruling in favor of DACA is a step in the right direction

The Supreme Court ruling in favor of DACA is a step in the right direction

On June 18, The Supreme Court rejected the Trump administration's attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, also known as DACA. The p [...]
‘We can’t breathe’: Racism won’t go away until the system that allows oppression does

‘We can’t breathe’: Racism won’t go away until the system that allows oppression does

The editorial staff at The Loquitur stands with black students, faculty, staff and alumni of Cabrini University and condemns the racist murders of Geo [...]
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