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If first you don't succeed....

If first you don’t succeed….

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff May 11, 2014

As this semester comes to an end, like most of my peers, I am getting ready to graduate and hopefully begin a new chapter in my life and put all of the fine schooling that I have received to use. As I...

How Cliché!

How Cliché!

Joseph Cogdell, impact staff April 25, 2014

A cliché is a trite stereotyped expression.  It's a sentence or a phrase usually expressing a common or popular thought or idea that has lost its originality, ingenuity and impact due to long overuse....

Men's Lacrose looks to end the season on a winning note

Men’s Lacrose looks to end the season on a winning note

Jospeh Cogdell, impact staff April 17, 2014

After posting a 4-3 record in the conference last season and finishing in third place, The Mercy College men’s lacrosse team seemed to be on track and heading in the right direction. Somewhere along...

Men's Lacrosse seeks ultimate goal: Championship

Men’s Lacrosse seeks ultimate goal: Championship

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff March 30, 2014

As spring approaches, the weather is not the only thing that is about to warm up the campus in Dobbs Ferry.  Spring time at Mercy College means lacrosse season is about to stick off, or should I say kick...

Too Smart for Your Own Good

Too Smart for Your Own Good

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff March 11, 2014

In 2007, a show named "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?" aired on fox throughout homes across the nation.  The game show consisted of 2 contestants attempting to answer a slew of questions taken from...

Mercy’s Softball Set To Be In Full Swing

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff March 6, 2014

After suffering a second round defeat to Dowling College in the East Coast Conference playoffs last season, the Mercy College softball team looks to step to the plate and swing for the fences in hopes...

What's your sign?

What’s your sign?

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff March 4, 2014

Astrology is the study of movements and relative positions of celestial bodies interpreted as having an influence on human affairs and the natural world.  Astrology is synonymous with the word horoscope,...

Promise You Won't Tell

Promise You Won’t Tell

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff February 23, 2014

The definition of the word secret is to keep hidden from others: known to only a few people.  If you truly understand this definition then by now you must have realized that everyone has secrets!   Just...

A Push For The Post Season

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff February 19, 2014

After ending the month of January with a 69-66 victory over conference rival District of Columbia, the Mavericks attempted to carry that winning momentum into the month of February.  With just 7 conference...

Mercy Mavericks Mens Basketball Diary

Mercy Mavericks Mens Basketball Diary

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff February 10, 2014

    While ending the month of December on a high note with a 85-84 home win against conference rivals Bridgeport, the Mavericks faced a brutal schedule in January, playing 9 conference games, with...

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