The Impact

A 360 Degree Lifestyle Transformation For The Better

Daniel Lederer, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018

Everyone wants to look good and that means trying to be as thin as possible. There’s just one big problem. We are eating more calories. Obesity ranks worldwide have skyrocketed. This has fueled what is now a nearly $70 billion dieting industry here in the United States, consisting of membership plans,...

10 New Manhattan Eateries you Need to Try Right Now

10 New Manhattan Eateries you Need to Try Right Now

Daniel Lederer, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

Manhattan is home to nearly 10,000+ eateries, cafes and restaurants all vying for tourists, rush-hour workers and commuters' attention. About a dozen or more food joints open every week, adding to the difficult decision of where to grab a quick bite or a fast-casual meal. Here are ten of the most exciting,...

Providing Relief to Stressed-Out Students in Need

Shepadoodle Skye and Australian lab Harris playing with students

Daniel Lederer, Staff Writer

November 12, 2018

The middle of the school semester can be a stressful time for college students. The midterm panic has passed and the attention is now focused on research papers, long term assignments and reaching the finish line. With all that going on, it's hard to find time to relax and do something happy. On N...

A Pre-Concert Culinary Experience in Koreatown

A Pre-Concert Culinary Experience in Koreatown

Daniel Lederer, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018

I've taken two trips to Asia before, so this isn't my first time experiencing its authentic flavors. When I was in Tokyo four years ago, I got to experience great teppanyaki, sushi and dumplings. Going to Hong Kong this past summer reaffirmed my love for this great cuisine. Trust me, this ain't the Asian...

Phil Collins: Not Dead Yet?

Phil Collins: Not Dead Yet?

Daniel Lederer, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

On Saturday October 13, I had the wonderful pleasure of seeing one of my favorite musicians in the world live in concert. Phil Collins brought his “Not Dead Yet” concert tour to the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. Ever since the legend announced his U.S tour back in May 2018, I have been as cra...

Adapting to the College Lifestyle

Adapting to the College Lifestyle

Daniel Lederer, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

For freshmen starting a new life at college, it can sometimes be a struggle to make new friends and find activities and organizations that suit their interests. Luckily, Mercy College Student Life hosts an array of year-round activities to help first-year students adjust to campus life and find new ...

Eating Healthy In A World Surrounded By Temptation

An array of grains, protein and vegetables

Daniel Lederer, Staff Writer

September 16, 2018

Greasy fast food? Sweetening treats? Over-the-top portions? A desire to taste the latest food trends on Instagram? It can be very difficult to eat healthy when surrounded by temptation. Thankfully, there are ways to cut carbs, avoid high carbohydrates and enjoy foods without having to worry about eating th...

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