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Inside The World Of Police K9s

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer January 9, 2022

What has four legs, a badge, and will bark your Miranda rights? Police K9s are a specialized unit that most law enforcement agencies have, yet there are still many questions about what they do and how...

The Final Curtain Call

The Final Curtain Call

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer May 12, 2021

Graduation is upon us. I might actually be done with college. I say might because there is one class I am having trouble passing, however, provided I pass the class I will graduate from college. When school...

Friend Break-Ups Are The Hardest

Friend Break-Ups Are The Hardest

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer May 10, 2021

Friendship breakups are hard. I’d argue they are harder than a romantic breakup. That friend has become a person closest to you, one who truly sees your soul and what lay beneath the surface. The actual...

Another Comic Convention Happening in 2021

Another Comic Convention Happening in 2021

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer May 8, 2021

The nerd flags are going up! With COVID-19 still prevalent, 2021 was still in question regarding large events like comic conventions. But, it looks like some conventions have made their decisions, and...

Police Unity Tour: Team Yorktown

Police Unity Tour: Team Yorktown

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer May 2, 2021

Police officers throughout the east will embark on a bicycle tour in honor of their fallen brethren on May 9. The Police Unity Tour is an organization that raises money and awareness for fallen officers....

Mercy STEM and the Success of Saturday Stem Academy

Mercy STEM and the Success of Saturday Stem Academy

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

On two Saturdays in March, the Mercy College Center for STEM Education presented its tenth K-12 Saturday STEM Academy. Previous academies have run in person, but this school year the Center pivoted to...

Busy Bee To Buzz Kill

Busy Bee To Buzz Kill

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer April 2, 2021

Hanging out, meeting people, and just living life isn’t the same anymore since the pandemic began. I mean, we all know that, but I think it’s something we are all re-remembering now that life has started...

Spanglish to Spanish

Spanglish to Spanish

Jadeen Mercado, Staff writer March 27, 2021

Hola mi gente! Como estas mis amigos? Sorry for the Spanish, but heads up, that's what this column is all about. I want to reflect on my journey to where I am today with the Spanish language as it is an...

10 Police Officer Content Creators on Tik Tok

10 Police Officer Content Creators on Tik Tok

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer March 25, 2021

Tik Tok is a platform that has so many sub-genres and different parts of the app for said genre. Cop Tik Tok has become a big hit, especially with officers trying to “humanize the badge”. There are...

Stem Forensics Day Hosts CSI Adventure

Stem Forensics Day Hosts CSI Adventure

Jadeen Mercado, Staff Writer March 17, 2021

Who knew solving a crime with your classmates was a great learning experience? On Feb. 27, Mercy College hosted STEM Forensics Day, and it was a resounding hit. Mercy College, Westchester Community...

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