Open House: Center for Career and Professional Development On Thursday, Oct. 23, 11 a.m.–noon in the Center for Career and Professional Development (Widener Center, second floor), the Cabrini community is invited to attend an open house.
Join the department for donuts, gingersnaps, and cider. For more information, contact Nancy Hutchison (610-902-8305, email@example.com).
Think Pink Day On Thursday, Oct. 23, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. in Cavs Corner, the Cabrini community is invited to an information table on the risks and prevention of breast cancer. Wear pink and show your support for breast cancer awareness, prevention, and research. For more information, contact Jess Huda (610-902-8318, firstname.lastname@example.org).
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, email@example.com).
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).
Get Scared: Trip to Eastern State Penitentiary On Friday, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m., students are invited to get spooked at Terror Behind the Walls at Eastern State Penitentiary. #CCFreakWeek14
For more information, contact Lisa Podolsky (610-902-8755, email@example.com).
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
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.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org).
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, email@example.com).
Ski Trip – Mont Tremblant, Quebec Jan. 4–10, 2015Cabrini 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, firstname.lastname@example.org).
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, email@example.com).
Attention Seniors: It's Portrait Time! Senior Portraits will be taken Oct. 27, 28, 29, 31, and Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; casual portraits behind the Mansion and formal portraits inside the Mansion.
There is a $10 sitting fee for each casual and formal sitting, due at each sitting.
Registration and scheduling is required. To register, and for instructions about attire, visit www.spencerstudios.biz/cabrini.
For more information, contact Carmel-Jo Madonna, (610-902-8416, 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).
Request an Office or Room Blessing Through October, the campus community is welcome to request an office or room blessing from Campus Ministry.
The blessing entails a visit to your office or room from a Campus Ministry staff person or Cabrini Missioner, a brief prayer of gratitude to God for support and guidance during this school year, and a blessing with Holy Water.
To arrange your blessing, contact Fr. Carl Janicki (610‑902‑8438, email@example.com) and specify the location.