The Impact

Student Born With ABS An Inspiration To Her Friends And Family

Student Born With ABS An Inspiration To Her Friends And Family

Maria Perez, Managing Editor

April 23, 2015

Brandi Blanchette rolls her eyes every morning when she has to put on her earrings. Read More »

Candle Light Vigil Honors Fallen Muslim Students

Candle Light Vigil Honors Fallen Muslim Students

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor

March 4, 2015

Students and faculty gathered outside Main Hall last month for a candlelight vigil held by the Muslim Student Association in memory of the three Muslim students who were shot to death on Feb. 10 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Thirty Mercy College students and faculty members braced the cold wind...

The Year of Curves

The Year of Curves

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor

February 24, 2015

There’s no doubt in anyone’s mind that this year is all about that bass. Read More »...

First Generation Students Defying The Odds To Fulfill Their Dreams

First Generation Students Defying The Odds To Fulfill Their Dreams

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor

February 12, 2015

Nick Terhune envisions his graduation ceremony with his parents and grandparents in the audience, screaming and cheering louder than anyone else. He knows he might not be able to find them in the crowd of other proud parents and family members, but he’ll know all the screaming and cheers as he grabs...

The Final Semester

The Final Semester

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor

January 27, 2015

It’s your last semester of your senior year, and everyone keeps reminding you about it. Read More »...

All Lives Matter

Maria Elena Perez, John Principio, and Doris Lavoile

December 14, 2014

“We can’t breathe.” This chant has not only been heard on the streets of every major city in America, but upon the streets of Dobbs Ferry, when a protest took place on Wednesday, Dec. 10 at 4 p.m. Around 30 to 40 high school students with their parents marched up and down Main Street, chanting...

OP/ED: Ben Bradlee’s Death and What It Means For Future Journalists

OP/ED: Ben Bradlee's Death and What It Means For Future Journalists

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor

November 16, 2014

On Oct. 21, legendary Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee passed away at the age of 93, after suffering from Alzhemier’s disease and dementia for several years. Bradlee changed the way Americans thought about journalism, leading the Washington Post through the era of the Pentagon Papers...

This is How We End Catcalling

This is How We End Catcalling

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor

November 9, 2014

There has been a lot of talk about catcalling lately, and I’m here to put an end to it. Read More »...

Student Run Business Seeks To Help End Worldwide Poverty

Student Run Business Seeks To Help End Worldwide Poverty

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor

November 6, 2014

True Heart Trade, a start-up by Mercy College business honors freshmen, is not only helping them get an A, but is also helping end poverty in Ecuador. Their mission statement: A fair trade company looking to better the world one community at a time. Bright eyed freshman and public accounting major...

Never Underestimate the Power of Social Media

Never Underestimate the Power of Social Media

Maria Elena Perez, Managing Editor

October 13, 2014

I never like to speak or write about my personal life. I always found it to be uncomfortable and unnecessary. But recently, I’ve had a change of heart. Read More »...

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