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The Race For A Coronavirus Vaccine

The Race For A Coronavirus Vaccine

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

May 19, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic has put the world in a crisis and it has affected millions of people. In order to fully control this virus a vaccine is needed to protect everyone. Companies like Mayo Clinic, Kaiser Permanente, Moderna and Oxford University are all in a race against time to produce a vaccine...

How the Mav Market Continues to Help

How the Mav Market Continues to Help

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

May 2, 2020

The Mercy College Mav Market is a food and resource pantry that is dedicated to making a difference during this difficult time. The pantries are located at the Dobbs Ferry, Manhattan and Bronx campuses, but it has shifted to a virtually based setup because of the current coronavirus pandemic. The Bronx...

Alkaline Is Dancehall Main Protagonist

Alkaline Is Dancehall Main Protagonist

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

May 1, 2020

When we see greatness, we should just pay homage and respect the person talents and accomplishments. At the age of 26 years old, Alkaline has quickly emerged as the man who is the main face of dancehall at the current moment. He got his big break at the age of 18 years old and he hasn’t looked back...

Our Struggle Makes Us Better

Our Struggle Makes Us Better

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

May 1, 2020

My mother is one of the strongest people I know. She has endured a lot of struggles throughout the years but she never gives up. At the age of 21, my mother’s life changed when she had me. Getting pregnant at such a young age was not easy for her because she did not know how to tell her parents....

The Shot That Saved The Heat

The Shot That Saved The Heat

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

April 25, 2020

The ability to perform at your best when your best is needed is the true definition of "clutch." In 2013, Ray Allen hit the most clutch shot in NBA Finals history. Down five with 28 seconds left in the game, the Miami Heat faced a daunting task. Being up 3-2, the San Antonio Spurs were seconds away fr...

Ten Awesome London Attractions

Ten Awesome London Attractions

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

April 23, 2020

London is a diverse city that has a lot to offer. It's very fast-paced and has a lot of historic buildings all throughout the town. Some of the tourist attractions in the city are free and open to the public. I have been to London multiple times and there are always new places to visit each time I g...

A Career Full of Dominance

A Career Full of Dominance

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

April 18, 2020

Serena Williams and her sister Venus Williams have been carrying USA tennis on their backs for the last 20 plus years. The Williams sisters are iconic figures in the world of sports because they helped paved the way for so many African-American women athletes. Both sisters endured criticism and were ...

Mercy College Donates PPE Equipment To Montefiore Hospital

Mercy College Donates PPE Equipment To Montefiore Hospital

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

April 16, 2020

The Mercy College School of Health and Natural Sciences recently donated around 20,000 pieces of personal protective equipment (PPE), to Montefiore Hospital in Bronx, New York. After the state called on organizations to donate supplies, Mercy acted right away. Karen Koziol, Clinical Simulation Directo...

The Never-Ending Debate: Messi vs Ronaldo

The Never-Ending Debate: Messi vs Ronaldo

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

April 11, 2020

Lionel Messi is a magician with the football who uses skill and precision to decimate his opponents. He uses the football field as his canvas to paint a beautiful picture that leaves the fans and even his opponents in awe. To put it into simpler terms; Messi is an absolute genius football player. C...

The Time is Now for Baker Mayfield

The Time is Now for Baker Mayfield

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

April 4, 2020

“See an blind, Hear an def,” is a quote we say in Jamaica and this means that you shouldn’t get involved in things that don’t concern you. Baker Mayfield should take advice from this quote because it always seems like he is running his mouth about things that don’t concern him. If he doesn’t ha...

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