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Take a Summer Hike

Waterfalls at Taconic State Park - Copake Fall Area

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

April 19, 2017

With summer right around the corner, students are always looking for things to do. Hiking is a well-known activity in the New York Region. Here is a list of trails around the area from Long Island all the way up to Albany. Each hike is within a New York State Park. State parks are the best to hike because...

Throw It Out

Throw It Out

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

April 6, 2017

How do you know when you’ve had enough of that one shirt you have been keeping in the back of your closet for 3 years but never wore it since the 7th grade? How do you know when to get rid of that pair of shoes that have totally fallen apart but you won’t accept it? When do you being to clean o...

How to Find a Cheap Expensive Vacation

How to Find a Cheap Expensive Vacation

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

April 6, 2017

Everybody wants to go on vacation and have a great time, but at what cost? Take a look here to find out how to go somewhere expensive for a little less. Start with your budget that doesn’t included spending money. Spending money is always your own option with if you want to do extra things on your...

Let’s Have a Parking Lot Party

Let's Have a Parking Lot Party

Amanda Depew, Social Media Coordinator

April 5, 2017

Country concerts are completely different experiences than any other types of music concerts. And I have been to many different types of concerts, rock, rap, pop, and few other in between. In my opinion the best way to experience country concerts is to see them at an outdoor venue. I always get lawn...

Why am I Running?

Why am I Running?

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

April 5, 2017

Running sucks. I hate running. That is what I say to myself over and over again as I continue to run. But I do it because it’s good for me. At least that’s what I’ve always been told. I’ve also been told that walking is better for you, but I only believe that to a certain extent. Recently...

What It’s Like to Work at a Pizzeria

What It's Like to Work at a Pizzeria

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

April 4, 2017

Burns Burns are the worst and are so hard to prevent. You may think, "Oh, just be careful when reaching into the oven." If you're short, then there is absolutely no way around it. You will burn yourself reaching into a tall oven. The oven is so hot you touch the oven for .001 seconds and you ...

Snowy Days

Snowy Days

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

March 16, 2017

What do you do on your snow day? Do you sit inside like nothing happened? Do you take the opportunity to “spring” clean your house? Do you bake everything inside your kitchen? Do you go outside and go on an adventure? What is your snow day like? Everyone has their own snow day. Most people that...

The 18th International Film Festival Begins In April

The 18th International Film Festival Begins In April

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

March 9, 2017

The International Film Festival began in 1999 as a way to promote cultural awareness and foreign language study. Mercy College is hosting its 18th International Film Festival. The festival was chaired by Dr. Elise Arnold-Levene, Assistant Professor of Spanish. The committee also include Dr. Sean...

Therapy Dogs Relieve Stress at Mercy College

Therapy Dogs Relieve Stress at Mercy College

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

March 9, 2017

Stella Bella Mozzarella and Harris Puppy came to visit Mercy College this month as students greeted the therapy dogs with love and affection.  Stella is a six and a half year old poodle who happens to be the number one therapy dog in the nation. Stella also has her own children’s book written...

How to Know your Obsessed with Ice Cream

How to Know your Obsessed with Ice Cream

Amanda Depew, Social Media Editor

March 2, 2017

1. The Usual You're at the ice cream stand so often that the employees know your order and start making it before you even get to the window. 2. Opening Date You know it's spring time when the ice cream stand is opening up! You actually have a count down on your phone, you're more than...

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