Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Modified for Early Closure due to inclement weather on Wednesday, Nov. 26For more information, visit
Nov. 26–30, there will be no classes.
Offices close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 26, and reopen Monday, Dec. 1.
Residence halls close at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 26 and reopen at noon on Sunday, Nov. 30.
Cavs Corner: Wednesday–Saturday, Nov. 26–29: CLOSED Open for dinner at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 30
Jazzman’s Café: Wednesday–Saturday, Nov. 26–29: CLOSED
RAC Grille: Wednesday–Saturday, Nov. 26–29: CLOSED Open for dinner at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 30
Bookstore: Wednesday, Nov. 26: 9 a.m.–noon Thursday–Saturday, Nov. 27–29: CLOSED
Dixon Center: Wednesday, Nov. 26, 6 a.m.–2 p.m. Thursday–Saturday, Nov. 27–29: CLOSED Sunday, Nov. 30: noon–5 p.m.
Library: Wednesday, Nov. 26: 8:30 a.m.–noon Thursday–Saturday, Nov. 27–29: CLOSED Sunday, Nov. 30: 2 p.m.–midnight
Shuttle: Service ends at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 26.Resumes service Sunday, Nov. 30, following regular schedule.
Lancaster Loop Shuttle: Service ends at 11 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 25.Resumes service Sunday, Nov. 30, following regular schedule.
Christmas Tree Lighting and Yule Log On Monday, Dec. 1, 5–6:30 p.m. in front of Founder’s Hall and the Holy Spirit Library, the Cabrini community is invited to gather together to welcome the holidays at the annual Cabrini College Christmas Tree Lighting and Yule Log celebration. The Cabrini Chorus will lead festive songs, as prayers and psalms are said, stories are told, sprigs are tossed into the yule log fire, and the Christmas tree is lit anew this year! During the event, all are invited to enjoy holiday beverages and snacks, along with wishes of “peace on earth and goodwill to all.” No registration or RSVP required. Sponsored by the President’s Office and Campus Ministry. For more information, contact Joan Kleckner (610-902-8201, email@example.com).
Join the family – Become an RA On Tuesday, Dec. 2, 4–5 p.m. at the RAC Grille, students interested in becoming a resident assistant (RA) are invited to an information session to learn more. Attendees will be able to speak to current RAs and professional staff members. For more information, contact Residence Life (610-902-8410, RAinfo@cabrini.edu).
Free Finals-Prep Workshop On Tuesday, Dec. 2, 6:30–7:30 p.m. in the Widener Center Lecture Hall, students are invited to attend a free workshop to help prepare for final exams. Students will receive tips and strategies for studying for final exams. Complimentary pizza will be served. This event is sponsored by the Center for Teaching & Learning. For more information, contact Tara McFalls (610-902-8345, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Cabrini College Gospel Choir Winter Concert On Tuesday, Dec. 2, 7–9 p.m. in Grace Hall Atrium, the Cabrini community is invited to enjoy the Cabrini College Gospel Choir Winter Concert. Please come out and support the Choir as they strive to exemplify God's love through song. For more information on this free event, visit www.facebook.com/CCGC2013 or contact Stephanie Reed (610-902-1061, email@example.com).
Quizzo Team Trivia On Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 9 p.m. in Jazzman’s Café, students are invited to participate in Quizzo Team Trivia. Compete in this favorite Philly trivia game! Enjoy three rounds of competition: a trivia round, a picture round, and a music round.
Gift card prizes will be awarded to the winners of each round and the overall winners. Teams can be composed of a maximum of four participants. It's the last one of the semester, so don't miss out! The free event is sponsored by SEaL. For more information, contact Lisa Podolsky (610-902-8755, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Who’s Who: Could it be You? Friday, Dec. 5, is the last day for prospective May 2015 graduates to apply for the 2014-15 Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges Award.
Current seniors with a cumulative GPA above 3.0 are invited to apply. The award recognizes student scholarship, leadership, and service.
For more information, contact Lorraine Verde (610-902-8410, email@example.com).
Designer Bag Bingo On Saturday, Dec. 6, 7–10:30 p.m. in the Nerney Field House of the Dixon Center, the Cabrini community is invited to support Cabrini Swimming by playing Designer Bag Bingo. For just $20 for Cabrini students and $30 for everyone else ($25/$35 if you pay at the door), you get to play 10 rounds of Bingo. In each round, you have a chance to win a designer bag.
Plus, there will be gift basket raffles, a 50/50 raffle, and extra bingo cards for sale (more chances to win)!
To register and for more information, contact Cindy Ikeler (610-225-3913, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Get Prepped for Math Finals On Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Iadarola Center Lecture Hall, the Center for Teaching & Learning will offer a free hands-on, practical session to help prepare students for the MAT 113 and MAT 114 cumulative finals.
The Math Resource Center's tutor Darla Nagy and math instructor David Madway will run these review sessions.
For more information, visit www.cabrini.edu/mathtutoring or contact Lisa Ratmansky (610‑902‑8496, email@example.com).
Study in Vienna and Prague During Spring Break 2016 Until Sunday, Feb. 1, students may apply to participate in a short-term study abroad experience in Vienna, Austria, and Prague, Czech Republic.
Through the 3-credit, general elective course “Gender, Globalization, and Post-Socialism,” students will travel to Vienna and Prague during Spring Break 2016 (Feb 27–March 6).
The cost is $3,849 and includes airfare, hotel accommodations, breakfast/ dinner, and tours of each area. The payment schedule is as follows:
Payments are non-refundable.
For more information, contact Vonya Womack (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Erin McLaughlin, Ph.D. (email@example.com).
Clothing Drive for Homeless Through Wednesday, Dec. 3, the Cabrini community is invited to participate in a clothing drive to help the homeless in Norristown.
Sponsored by Cabrini Recreation, donations can be dropped off in the Dixon Center lobby.
Clothing should be placed in a bag labeled with the donor’s name and email address for a chance to win a Modell’s Sporting Goods gift card.
Donated items will be given to the Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center (CHOC) in Norristown. For more information, contact Mariah Itchon (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Need Housing Over the Holidays? Students may use Cabrini One to request campus housing during break:
For more information, visit www.cabrini.edu/ResidenceLife or contact the Office of Residence Life (610‑902‑8410, email@example.com).
Happy Healthy Days Are Back
Nov. 17–26, the Cabrini community is invited to register for Happy Healthy Days through the Dixon Center.
Happy Healthy Days is a health-incentive program built around your specific goals during the holiday season.
Set a goal for yourself! Your goal must be something that the Fitness Center staff can measure. For example, many people don’t want to gain weight over the holidays, so their goal would be to maintain or lose weight.
After you set your goal, stop by the Fitness Center between to sign up. Please allow a few minutes for the staff to discuss your goal with you and take any measurements necessary.
After the holidays, the fitness staff will contact you to come back to the fitness center and see if you achieved your goal.
All participants that achieve their goal will receive a Happy Healthy Days T-shirt.
Sponsored by Cabrini Recreation, this program is free to all students, faculty, staff, and Dixon Center members.
For more information, please contact Jess Huda (610‑902‑8318 or firstname.lastname@example.org) or visit www.cabrinirec.com.
Blanket Drive for the Homeless Through Dec. 7, Campus Ministry will be collecting gently used or new socks, blankets, hats, gloves, or jackets that they will hand out in February to the homeless population in Center City.
Drop off donations at specially marked boxes around campus. For more information, contact Jessica Pepenella (email@example.com).
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, firstname.lastname@example.org).