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Major Key, High C

Major Key, High C

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
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Is the pitch actually perfect? Having sat through all of the auditions, I can validate that at Mercy College... it actually is. Yes, A cappella can be about clever group names with some pretty great singers, but at Mercy it will be a close-knit group that has beautiful harmony – enough to giv...

History Club and English Majors Council Team Up For Rock The Vote BBQ

History Club and English Majors Council Team Up For Rock The Vote BBQ

Amanda Depew, Staff
September 29, 2016
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Rock the Vote was an event presented by the History Club and the English Majors Council on Sept. 22 to help students register to vote and learn the importance of voting. At the event, there were registration papers and games, along with myths and facts about voting. The clubs also handed out pocket...

Once A Mav, Always A Mav

Once A Mav, Always A Mav

Kayla Simas, Managing Editor
September 28, 2016
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Leaning back on his chair as he’s sitting at a table, Tyler Cinelli looks down at his left arm. He glances at his most recent tattoo. It features a baseball with the letters NJD vertically. Below, it reads  “3-28-1996 6-25-2016." This tattoo is not just any tattoo. It means more to...

Students Smash Competition At Video Game Tournament

Students Smash Competition At Video Game Tournament

Christian Arriaga-Flores, Impact Staff
September 22, 2016
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Rolling around. Jumping in midair. Constantly hitting its opponent. Trying to knock out them out of the stage. A Sub Zero Racer patiently waiting to make his final knock out. He goes for it and does his recognizable “Falcon Punch” attack. The audience applaud and yell with excitement while the two...

Fashion Show Shines in Prime time at the Rotunda

Chris Telford, Staff Writer
May 5, 2016
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Outfits decorated with colorful blends and mixes. Clothing attire sleek, stylish, and unique. A fierce walk down the runway with a pose followed by a camera flash from photographers. Bright lights hovering over the runway.  Suits, dresses, and designer clothing worn by audience members sitting front...

Living with a Monster

Living with a Monster

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer
May 5, 2016
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“The call of death is always there,” says Mercy College student who's identity will be protected as “Sammy” when referring to the day he was diagnosed HIV- positive. "And (the tension) is always great." The tension of the monster, as Sammy calls it. It was move-in day for Sammy who had just re...

International Students’ Twilight Cruise Around Manhattan

International Students’ Twilight Cruise Around Manhattan

Ga Young Yoon, Staff Writer
May 2, 2016
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New York shows off its beautiful night view and its skyline. There are so many beautiful and symbolic buildings such as the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, and Rockefeller Center. However, nothing can be a better symbol of New York than the Statue of Liberty. She is not only gorgeous but...

Fight to The End In The Presidential Race

Fight to The End In The Presidential Race

Jose-Ramon Serrano, Staff Writer
April 28, 2016
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April 14 was an important day for the Democratic Presidential candidates Vermont Sen. Bernie   Sanders and Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as they kicked off the Brooklyn Democratic Debate before the New York State primary. Both candidates had to do their best in the debate to get as many...

Mercy College Spring Fling A Success

Chris Telford, Staff Writer
April 28, 2016
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Turquoise blue tank tops with a golden yellow logos with Mercy College Spring Fling written on it. The Mavericks horse logo next to it. Verrazzano Hall at the Dobbs Ferry Campus was the location was buzzing with excitement. On Saturday April 24, Mercy College held its annual Spring Fling day. It as a carnival li...

Media Studies Students Explore the Museum of the Moving Image

Media Studies Students Explore the Museum of the Moving Image

Brittany Lee, Staff Writer
April 28, 2016
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Mercy’s media studies program had the opportunity of going to the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens over spring break. The Museum of the Moving Image offered students the chance to better understand, enjoy, and appreciate the art, history, and technology of film, as well as television and...

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