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McNally Providing Senior Leadership For Lacrosse

McNally Providing Senior Leadership For Lacrosse

Kayla Simas, Managing Editor
March 9
Filed under Sports

Sitting off to the sidelines, Kevin McNally watched as the game was tied, 16-16. The anxiety was building inside of him as he knew this game would not only send University of Albany further into the American East Finals (AEF), but it would tell the fate of his lacrosse career. With many though...

Nursing Unveils The New Skills Lab To Students

Nursing Unveils The New Skills Lab To Students

Kayla Simas, Managing Editor
February 12
Filed under News

When Mercy opened its doors for the Spring 2017 semester, the nursing program opened its brand new $5 million Skills Lab in Main Hall to simulation patients. The Skills Lab is equipped with controls for O2, air, suction plus IVs and IM injections, as well as beds - everything one would see whe...

Basketball Squad’s Robinson Breaks 1,000 Point Mark

Basketball Squad’s Robinson Breaks 1,000 Point Mark

Kayla Simas, Managing Editor
February 7
Filed under Sports

Five-year-old William Robinson sits with his father, watching the New York Knicks play against the Chicago Bulls on television. He watches as Michael Jordan makes a sweep at the basket and made it in, one after another. Regardless of how upset Robinson saw his father get that the Knicks were losing, ...

Men’s Lacrosse’s Speicher Eyes Third Straight ECC Bid

Men’s Lacrosse’s Speicher Eyes Third Straight ECC Bid

Kayla Simas, Managing Editor
February 2
Filed under Sports

The Maverick lacrosse team was down by three points as it was playing under the spring sun of 2015 against the Rollins College Tars. The hopes at a Florida sweep were soon fading away as the minutes were counting down. It wasn’t too late though for Daniel Speicher, then a sophomore, as he broke thr...

Studying is For All

Studying is For All

Waheed Burns
October 13
Filed under Waheed's Burns

For years we’ve been taking exams and test essential to test what we have learned in school. To be honest not everyone are good test takers. Studying gives a huge advantage towards getting good grades over those who chose not to study because it’s a constant refresher on what was taught. Those who...

Back to School (College)

Back to School (College)

Waheed Burns, Staff Writer
October 6
Filed under Uncategorized

Summer’s over and we’re already a month into the new school year. Summer sixteen was one to remember but now everyone is back to their regular schedules. Wake up, brush your teeth, get a small breakfast, and then hit class. Even though most people complain about waking up and going to class, most...

9 Ways To Tell You’re The DUFF

9 Ways To Tell You’re The DUFF

Kristin McGovern, Impact Staff
February 4
Filed under TILT- The Impact List Takeover

You either know one, have one, or you are one. Not to sound all mean-girl, but the DUFF does exist. For those of you who don’t know, DUFF stands for Designated Ugly Fat Friend. Sounds mean, doesn’t it? This term has become more popular over the last month due to Kody Keplinger’s novel, THE DUFF,...

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