June 5, 2013 |
The president of Cabrini College, Marie Angelella George, announced her resignation Monday after five years at the helm. Deb Takes, chair of Cabrini's board of trustees, will take over as interim president July 3 as the college conducts a national search for a replacement. The college posted a statement about the change in leadership on its website Monday, noting that George, Cabrini's seventh president, would "pursue other professional and academic interests. " "We thank Dr. George for her service to Cabrini and wish her every success in her future endeavors," board vice chair Thomas P. Nerney said in a statement.
April 5, 1990 |
Cabrini College will launch a five-year, $7 million comprehensive capital campaign next month, the first such fund-raising effort in the history of the 33-year-old Catholic liberal arts institution. Campaign director Nancy Costello said last week that the drive, which will target major donors as well as alumni, was the result of a growing need to enhance programs and expand facilities at the Radnor campus over the next decade. "It's an enormous step," said Costello, who has been working for the last two years to organize the campaign, which is being called "Campaign for Cabrini - An Investment in Vision and Values.
November 17, 2011 |
With college tuitions at record highs and families in a mood for bargains, a handful of institutions - including Cabrini College in Radnor - are doing what once seemed unthinkable: cutting prices. Cabrini, a small, private Catholic school on the Main Line, announced it was reducing tuition 12.5 percent, from $33,176 to $29,000. The price will take effect for the 2012-13 school year and remain at that level through May 2015. Housing and fees are about $13,000 extra. Other schools are offering even bigger discounts.
January 29, 2013
Police are seeking information about an indecent exposure incident Jan. 21 on the Cabrini College campus. Two female students were walking in a parking lot near the Dickson Center about 11 a.m. when they were approached by a black Honda Accord. The driver, an African American male who appeared to be 20 to 25, was clean shaven, and wore square eyeglasses, rolled down his window and asked directions. The man was not wearing pants, and was masturbating while speaking to the women. The car had no license plate, but had a Penn State logo on its rear passenger window.
July 4, 2006 |
William Burd Kuhns, 65, director of student teaching and associate professor of education at Cabrini College in Radnor, died of lung cancer Wednesday at Grandview Hospital in Sellersville. Mr. Kuhns joined the college faculty in 1968. He taught for 38 years, including this semester while undergoing cancer treatment. The 2006 Cabrini commencement was dedicated to him. "Bill was a brilliant teacher and a warmhearted man," said Antoinette Iadarola, Cabrini's president. "He instilled in his students not only knowledge in their field of study, but also the leadership qualities and patience needed to excel and teach their own students.
February 15, 2014 |
RADNOR Cabrini College on Thursday named the provost of a Catholic university in the Chicago suburbs as its first male president. Donald B. Taylor, provost and chief academic officer of Benedictine University, will take the helm July 1 as the eighth president of Cabrini, a Catholic college in Radnor with about 2,700 graduate and undergraduate students. He replaces Marie Angelella George, who resigned in June after leading the college for five years. Deb Takes, formerly chair of the board of trustees, had been serving as interim president during the national search for a new leader.
February 22, 1996 |
Immersion in Spanish language studies is being offered by Cabrini College in Radnor this summer for all ages and grade levels. "Casa Cabrini" is a day program for children in grades one through eight, featuring experience in conversation. "La Academia Espanola" is a 14-day overnight program for high school students with at least two years of Spanish. Students express themselves in Spanish and learn about film, culture, sports and art. "La Universidad Espa nola" offers beginner and experienced classes for credit or enrichment for adults, including parents of campers in the other programs.
February 16, 1990 |
The president of Cabrini College yesterday convened the entire campus community - students, faculty and staff - at the small, private Main Line Catholic school to denounce what she called a "perceived pattern" of racial and ethnic intimidation on campus. But several students, criticizing the president's speech as too little, too late, accused the college administration of dragging its feet in addressing repeated concerns expressed by minority students about the harassment. About 7 percent of the college's 1,200 resident, commuter and graduate students are minorities.
September 15, 1991 |
Homemade and commercial kites of all shapes, sizes and colors will be flying over Cabrini College Oct. 6 for the sixth annual One Sky, One World, international kite fly for peace. The festivals are sponsored by community- based organizations to promote international friendship. More than 100,000 people have launched their kites in hundreds of locations since the first festival in 1986. The event at Cabrini, which is located at 610 King of Prussia Rd. in Radnor, will be held on the campus athletic fields from noon to 4 p.m. The public is invited to attend; there is no admission charge.
June 24, 1990 |
Cabrini College in Radnor has received a grant from the Widener Memorial Foundation in Aid of Handicapped Children to build an elevator in Sacred Heart Hall. The Widener Memorial Foundation also financed the construction of concrete ramps that connect Sacred Heart Hall to the campus center. School officials said the new elevator would make all levels of the hall more accessible. Sacred Heart Hall is one of the college's main classroom buildings and also houses the gymnasium, cafeteria, and science and computer laboratories.