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Saying Goodbye To A Parent Too Damn Soon

Saying Goodbye To A Parent Too Damn Soon

Shaunte Young, Impact Staff
December 22, 2016
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Staff writer Shaunte Young shares her feelings about losing her father last summer, and that honesty about the situation by others is better than false statements. A must listen. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo. ...

That Not So Clear Path After Graduation

That Not So Clear Path After Graduation

Alejandra Naranjo, Impact Staff
December 21, 2016
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Alejandra talks about her life after graduation, the challenges she has already overcome and what may lie ahead. - Edited by Alejandra Naranjo

The Blackest Friday Of The Year

The Blackest Friday Of The Year

Christian Arriaga-Flores, Impact Staff
November 22, 2016
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Christian Arriaga-Flores shares the sorrows of retail around the holidays, and the small victory this year since some stories won't open on Thanksgiving. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo.

The Joys Of A Down Syndrome Sibling

The Joys Of A Down Syndrome Sibling

Brittany Hoobraj, Impact Staff
November 6, 2016
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Staff Writer Brittany Hoobraj shares her touching story of her brother, who was born with Down's Syndrome, and how love conquers all. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo.       ...

Nothing Wrong With Being A Mall Rat

Nothing Wrong With Being A Mall Rat

Sarai Acevedo-Charon, Impact Staff
October 6, 2016
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Sarai Acevedo-Charon shares her love of the Ridge Hill Mall in Westchester. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo

Kiki’s Five Steps To Success

Kiki’s Five Steps To Success

Kimberly Franco, Impact Staff
September 30, 2016
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Kimberly Franco shares her five secrets of success that can be applied to anything. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo.

Plus Size Modeling Controversy

Plus Size Modeling Controversy

Brittany Lee, Impact Staff
April 30, 2016
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Listen to Britney Lee discuss her take on the plus size modeling controversy, and how body image is changing. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo. ...

It’s OK To Breakup With Your Old Major

It’s OK To Breakup With Your Old Major

Christine Cassolino and Faith Rodriguez
April 29, 2016
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Listen to Christine Cassolino and Faith Rodriguez discuss their future after college. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo....

Cultural Appropriation

Cultural Appropriation

Naomi Osuji, Impact Staff
April 8, 2016
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Listen To Naomi Osuji's ake on cultural appreciation, coming from the perspective of a young, black woman raised in the NYC area. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo....

Homeless Podcast Part 2

Homeless Podcast Part 2

Shantall Marshall and Tanasia Patterson
April 7, 2016
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Shantall Marshall and Tanasia Patterson continue their podcast addressing the issues of the homeless, and speak to a Mercy College student who posed as a homeless person during SLEEPOUT for a class project. Edited by Alejandra Naranjo.   ...

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