Inauguration of President Taylor On Saturday, Oct. 25 at 1 p.m. in the Dixon Center, the Board of Trustees invites the Cabrini College community to attend the Inauguration of Donald B. Taylor, Ph.D. as the eighth president of the College.
For a full schedule of the day’s events, parking information, and more, visit www.cabrini.edu/inauguration.
For more information, please contact Claire Clute (610-902-8750, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Pianist Karen Walwyn Celebrates Composer Florence Price Sunday, Oct. 26, at 3 p.m. in the Mansion, concert pianist Karen Walwyn will perform a free concert of compositions by Florence Price, the first African-American female composer to have her work played by a major American orchestra.
Walwyn is a recording artist for Albany Records, Steinway Artist (2014), and on the faculty at Howard University.
She recently was invited by the Center of Black Music Research of Chicago to perform and record the premier performance of the Florence Price Concerto for Piano.
It received praises from many critics including Bob McQuiston of ‘Classical Lost and Found’: “Walwyn provides a magnificent account of the concerto displaying her considerable technical skills.”
For more information, visit www.cabrini.edu/FineArtsCalendar.
Ghost Hunter Chris Moon On Monday, Oct. 27 at 8 p.m. in Grace Hall, students, faculty, and staff are invited to hunt ghosts on campus. This program is for amusement purposes only. Sponsored by CAP Board, this event is free of charge.
Ghost Hunter Chris Moon will deliver a shocking presentation on his paranormal experiences and lead students on a quest to discover ghosts. #CCFreakWeek14
For more information, contact Lisa Podolsky (610-902-8755, email@example.com).
Compete in a Night of Trivia On Tuesday, Oct. 28, 9 p.m. in Jazzman’s Café, students are invited to participate in Quizzo Team Trivia.
Say “Boooooo!” at the Freaky Photo Shoot On Wednesday, Oct. 29, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. in Founder’s Hall lobby, students, faculty and staff can participate in a Halloween photo shoot.
On-Air DJ Discusses Social Media On Wednesday, Oct. 29, 4:30–6 p.m. in the Grace Hall Board Room, the Cabrini community is invited to hear Q102 and Mix106 on-air personality Nicole Michalik discuss social media in today's society.
Michalik, who is the social media manager for the popular radio stations in Philadelphia, has built a prominent name for herself in one of the country's largest markets.
The free event is sponsored by the Society for Collegiate Journalists in conjunction with the Communication Department's newest major, digital communication and social media.
For more information, contact Jillian Smith (610-902-8755, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Enter the Haunted Mansion – If You Dare! On Friday, Oct. 31, 7 p.m. in the Mansion, CAP Board invites students, faculty, staff, alumni, and local community members to celebrate Halloween by walking through the “haunted” mansion.
Sign up NOW for Two Cabrini Day Events Tuesday, Nov. 11 is Cabrini Day, an annual celebration of the College’s heritage and mission.
If you plan to attend Cabrini Day’s Walk/Run for Social Change, and/or the Dinner and Service Event, please register now at https://cabriniday2014.eventbrite.com.
The entire Cabrini community is welcome to attend and participate in these free events, sponsored by Cabrini Day Planning Committee.
3:30–4:30 p.m.: Walk/Run for Social Change around Cabrini College campus All members of the Cabrini community are encouraged to don their sneakers and walk/run on a one-mile loop around campus to raise their own awareness of homelessness and mental health.
5–7 p.m.: Dinner and Service in the Mansion Dining Room Serve adult homeless men and women in Montgomery County by working with members of the campus community to package personal hygiene items collected by Cabrini’s Administrative Leadership Team (ALT). These items will be packaged and given to CHOC, the Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center in Norristown. Members of CHOC will engage participants in informal conversations about homelessness during the dinner and service event.
Get the full details about Cabrini Day events at www.cabrini.edu/CabriniDay or @CabriniDay on Twitter.
For more information, contact Dawn Francis (email@example.com, 610-902-8379).
RA Interest Meeting – Join the Family On Wednesday, Nov. 5, 9–10 p.m. in East Residence Hall, students are invited to an information session about becoming a Resident Assistant (RA) at Cabrini College. Come find out what it takes to be an RA at Cabrini College. Speak to current RAs and get your questions answered! This free event is sponsored by Residence Life. For more information, contact Akirah Massenburg (610-902-8410, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Midterm Grades Available for Select Courses From now until Oct. 25, fall 2014 midterm grades will be available on Cabrini One for all courses in business, mathematics, and teacher education. For more information, contact Mary Harris (610-902-8765, email@example.com).
Register for the One-Credit Course, “Faculty on Parade” On Saturday, Nov. 1, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. in the Widener Center Lecture Hall, all Cabrini students are welcome to attend the one-credit, History and Political Science Club Forum: “Faculty on Parade.” Featured speakers include:
Registration by Oct. 31 is required. To register, speak to your academic advisor.
For more information, contact Courtney Smith, Ph.D. (610-902-8335, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Ski Trip – Mont Tremblant, Quebec Jan. 4–10, 2015, Cabrini Recreation invites the Cabrini community (ages 18 and older) to the annual Canada ski trip to the slopes of Mont Tremblant in Quebec.
To learn more about Mont Tremblant, visit www.tremblant.ca.
For more information, contact Orlin Jespersen (610-902-3909, email@example.com).
Be a Hero – Give Blood. On Nov. 3, 10 a.m.–3:45 p.m. in the Grace Hall Atrium, students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to give blood at the annual Cabrini Blood Drive.
Blood cannot be replicated in a laboratory, so it must be donated by extraordinary people like you! Each donation potentially saves three lives.
Registration is required by Friday, Oct. 31. To register, visit www.redcrossblood.org, call Cabrini Health Services (610-902-8400), or visit the information table outside Cavs Corner the week of Oct. 27.
See ‘Shakespeare on the Green’ Beginning Thursday, Nov. 6, Cabrini Theatre presents “Shakespeare on the Green,” a fun, frantic, and slightly fractured introduction to the works of Shakespeare. The show is a condensed presentation of “Taming of the Shrew,” “King Lear,” “Comedy of Errors,” and “A Winter's Tale.” It's a delightful evening for people who love Shakespeare, and for those who have yet to make up their minds. Performances in the Grace Hall Theater:
Free tickets are available in the SEaL Office or by calling 610-902-8328. For information about the Cabrini Theatre, contact Thomas Stretton, Ed.D. (610-902-8328, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Donate Travel-Size Products for Homeless From now until Tuesday, Nov. 11, donate travel-sized personal hygiene products and toiletries to support the Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center in Norristown.
Faculty and students may donate any item; staff members are asked to contribute based on their division:
Supplies can be dropped into collection boxes:
Gift cards to Target, Walmart, Dunkin Donuts, McDonald’s, and grocery stores also are welcomed and can be submitted to Diane Crompton (Mansion, Room 22) or Kathy Johnson (Founder’s Hall, Room 95 in the Disability Resource Center).