On Oct. 2, hordes of music fans descended the steps of the Willets Point 7 train station in Queens, heading towards the Meadows Music and Arts Festival. Boasting big, mainstream headliners like Kanye West, Chance the Rapper, the Weeknd, J. Cole, and more, New Yorkers as well as bridge-and-tunnelers...
Nora-Grayce is a Journalism major from Yonkers, NY. She is a music and pop culture addict who lives for concerts and festivals. In her spare time she can be found binge watching the X Files, photographing...Abigail Smith
Abigail may be a Public Accounting major at Mercy College but she's not your average accountant. Abigail enjoys meditating, journaling and reading in her spare time. She doesn't believe in life before coff...Michael Perrota
Prof. Michael Perrota began teaching at Mercy College in 2005. Previously, he was a full-time reporter for North Jersey Media Group in the sports and news sections. After he began teaching, he worked in...Alejandra Naranjo
Alejandra is a Music Technology major at Mercy College who is born and raised in Colombia. She writes a column titled Let's Talk... She can reached ANaranjo@theimpactnews.comChristine Coleman
Christine is an English major at Mercy College who is also minoring in Journalism. In her spare time she enjoys writing, dancing, movies (usually scary ones), and anything having to with the Stranger Things...Hannah Calver
Hannah is majoring in Journalism at Roehampton University in London. I am currently completing a semester abroad at Mercy College and she hopes to fulfill her adventurous side of discovering as much of...Kayla Simas
Kayla Simas is a Journalism major at Mercy College. She's from the forgotten borough of New York - Staten Island. She's an avid coffee drinker and enjoys the company of her Jack Russell, Romo. She...Chloe Digianni
Chloe is a junior TV/Radio Production major at Mercy College and is the main videographer. Her talents range from shooting footage in the studio to chasing protesters in Washington D.C with her trusty...