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Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

May 15, 2015

“If you think you are too small to make an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito,” a quote by Anita Reddick, and a statement that has not only changed my life, but my outlook on so many things. One would think it would be hard for just one person to make an impact, but it isn’t. Martin Luther...

Mercy Community Celebrates Hall’s Inauguration

Mercy Community Celebrates Hall's Inauguration

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

April 21, 2015

Mercy College President Timothy Hall was officially inaugurated as the twelfth President of Mercy College on April 17 in Dobbs Ferry. The inauguration not only marks the formal commencement of Hall’s presidency, but it also celebrates the year in which he has already been serving as the college’s...

Wellness Program Offers Healthy Diet Alternatives To College Diet

Wellness Program Offers Healthy Diet Alternatives To College Diet

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

March 15, 2015

The Wellness Program at Mercy College hosted an event this month to promote healthy eating and the effects that it can have on a person. The mission of Wellness Programs at Mercy College is to create and sustain a healthy campus culture that supports student learning by educating, motivating, and...

But I Am Not A Lesbian!

But I Am Not A Lesbian!

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 25, 2015

My entire life, I never looked like the typical little girl. You all know that I am really short, I already explained that. I have never looked like the pretty blonde Barbie girl. I have wanted to, and I tried making all the un-surgical enhancements, but I never was the person, I wanted to be. Being...

10 Signs Your Roommate is Crazy

10 Signs Your Roommate is Crazy

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 25, 2015

Almost everyone has heard a crazy roommate experience. It is awful really. Here is my interpretation of a crazy roommate. When your roommate is messy. There is nothing worse than having a roommate who has all of there stuff scattered around the room. It is the worst. When your roommate is smelly. When your roommate smells, he/she makes everything else in the room smell...

Plot Twist: Short Girls Rule The World!

Plot Twist: Short Girls Rule The World!

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 16, 2015

Many people think that being short is such a disadvantage. I get made fun of all the time for being short and not being able to do certain things because of my height. Have you ever stopped to wonder all of the advantages of being short? For years I hated being short because of all of the negative...

PACT Making An Impact On Mercy Students

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 12, 2015

Matthew Lento is one of those graduates who feels that PACT is an organization that he would not have been able to live without while at Mercy College. A graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, he has had an experience with the PACT that he will never forget. “The PACT program at...

Let’s Put An End To Sexism

Let's Put An End To Sexism

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 10, 2015

Today I read a tweet that said, “I really hate when girls think they know about football, that shit pisses me off.” Read More »...

SGA Seeks Students To Run For Elections

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 7, 2015

The Student Government Association of Mercy College is working very hard this semester to accommodate student’s needs this year, and is excited to announce that elections will be held for the 2015-2016 academic school year. The SGA is looking for people to be a representative and a voice for...

The Importance of Being Involved

The Importance of Being Involved

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 5, 2015

My entire life has been based around being apart of a sport. My parents where the type of parents who had their kid involved in everything. My mom had put me in dance classes when I was three years old. I was involved in soccer, t-ball, gymnastics, girl scouts and so much more. Even when I wanted...

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