OP/ED: Pop Culture

Shalekiah Barton, Impact Correspondent
December 14, 2014
Filed under Opinion

Long are the days when popular culture meant positive activities or commercial products reflecting, and aimed at the likes of the American population.   These days, television and radio are allowing people to push false truths, negative ideas and both harmful mental and physical images.   I... Read more »

OP/ED: Library Refuses To Keep The Noise Down

John Principio, Impact Staff
December 10, 2014
Filed under Opinion

With a mere glimpse of the Mercy College campus, one would immediately notice the massive cranes. Workers have been working tirelessly to complete the project that will change Mercy’s look forever. The blueprints promise a new living complex, common area and quaint shops for future students. Although... Read more »

OP/ED: Resident Assistants Aren’t The Bad Guys

OP/ED: Resident Assistants Aren’t The Bad Guys

Karissa Allen, Associate Editor
December 7, 2014
Filed under Opinion

Not everyone is cut out for the job. It takes a loud, strong willed (and at times), strong stomached person. They need to have the ability to say no, and put on the “bitch face” and lay down the law, but at the end of the day, they can be your best friend. RAs are not always the bad guys. From... Read more »

OP/ED: Ben Bradlee’s Death and What It Means For Future Journalists

OP/ED: Ben Bradlee’s Death and What It Means For Future Journalists

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor
November 16, 2014
Filed under Opinion

On Oct. 21, legendary Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee passed away at the age of 93, after suffering from Alzhemier’s disease and dementia for several years. Bradlee changed the way Americans thought about journalism, leading the Washington Post through the era of the Pentagon Papers... Read more »

Nobody is safe.

Nobody is safe.

Samuel Neve, Contributing Editor
October 6, 2014
Filed under Opinion, The Stiff Upper Lip

Social media is one of the greatest productions of modern society, it has literally helped billions of people connect all over the world in ways that a generation before could only team about. One of the key issues with social media  is how I believe, it has an effect on the modern relationship. ... Read more »

OP/ED: Jennifer Lawrence’s Nudie Pics Aren’t For Your Eyes

OP/ED: Jennifer Lawrence’s Nudie Pics Aren’t For Your Eyes

Erminia Errante, Senior Editor
September 30, 2014
Filed under Opinion

Privacy is a virtue, and seems to even be a privilege nowadays. Internet privacy has always been an issue, but this is getting worse and worse as the days go by. Actually, it is getting ridiculous. Seems to be great that all these celebs got their nudies leaked on the web for all you gawkers out... Read more »

OP/ED: Feminism: One Big Fad?

OP/ED: Feminism: One Big Fad?

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor
September 30, 2014
Filed under Opinion

The ALS ice bucket challenge and The He for She campaign are two different campaigns, spreading awareness for two different causes. Despite their differences, they have one major thing in common: They’re just one big fad. Over the summer, The ALS ice bucket challenge was a nice way to spread... Read more »

No. You Sir, Have a Nice Day…

No. You Sir, Have a Nice Day…

Katie O'Connor, Impact Staff
May 4, 2014
Filed under Opinion

Working in the service industry these days takes a special type of person. The qualities needed to survive are a concoction of character traits that if not possessed, could crumble you to the core. As long as you’re a hard worker, the only other ingredients needed are a little bit of sweetness mixed... Read more »

World Cup Warm Up.

World Cup Warm Up.

Samuel Neve, Opinions Editor
April 23, 2014
Filed under Opinion

What does Mercy know about the most popular sport in the world? Read More »

Have a nice day…

Have a nice day…

Samuel Neve, Opinions Editor
April 12, 2014
Filed under Opinion

As long as you grew up in some form of modern civilization and went to school, then you should at least by now have a basic set of manners imprinted on your brain. Read... Read more »