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Mercy Women’s Soccer: Pandemic Edition

Mercy Women's Soccer: Pandemic Edition
While awaiting a potential shortened season, the team finds creative ways to bond and stay in shape
December 12, 2020

The Mercy College Women’s Soccer team has yet to receive official scheduling for the 2020-21 season due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases nationwide. The team has been practicing on the Dobbs Ferry...

Skip the Lines: Grubhub Partners with Mercy Cafes

Skip the Lines: Grubhub Partners with Mercy Cafes
Mercy College partners with Grubhub to allow food from their cafeterias to be ordered online.
December 8, 2020

Mercy College recently collaborated with Grubhub to offer students and faculty an ordering service for on-campus cafes. They don't deliver, but customers are now able to order quickly and skip the long...

2021 Hollywood Blockbuster Preview

2021 Hollywood Blockbuster Preview
Some of the biggest movies of 2020 are scheduled to release in the new year.
December 7, 2020

The current year was a tumultuous year for the film industry, but 2021 is posed for a rebound year.  Yet many massive blockbuster movies that were scheduled to release in 2020 had to be postponed...

NBA Free Agency: the Lakers Win Again and the Knicks Still Suck

NBA Free Agency: the Lakers Win Again and the Knicks Still Suck
Coverage of the Knicks, Lakers, and Pistons, and their actions taken in the 2020 NBA Free Agency.
December 7, 2020

Every year, shortly after the conclusion of an NBA season, free agency occurs. This is the time period where teams work hard to improve their team by extending old contracts, signing new players, and trading...

The Pittsburgh Steelers Are the Team to Beat in the NFL

The Pittsburgh Steelers Are the Team to Beat in the NFL
Going into week 13 of the season, the Pittsburgh Steelers are 11-0 and don't look ready to lose.
December 7, 2020

The 2020 NFL season was poised to be erratic, to say the least. There was no preseason because of the rapid spread of COVID-19 over the summer. Preseason usually lasts four games and gives teams a chance...

Remembering Maggie

Remembering Maggie
In honor of dogs everywhere, helping to keep people smiling
November 24, 2020

Tenth grade was a very difficult time in my life. I began the year by failing to make the junior varsity basketball team after making the freshman team the year before. The coach pulled me aside during...

10 Memorable Super Bowl Moments in NFL History

10 Memorable Super Bowl Moments in NFL History
November 12, 2020

The 2020 NFL season has flown by with Super Bowl LV only a few short months away. In the dead of the winter, there is truly nothing better to do than throw on the lucky jersey, make some hot chocolate,...

PlayStation vs. Xbox

PlayStation vs. Xbox
The grueling history between PlayStation and Xbox
November 9, 2020
In honor of the release of the new gaming systems Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 this upcoming holiday season, a history lesson is in order.

Mercy College Cafés Cooks Up Creativity

This photo was taken pre-coronavirus.
Strict social distancing guidelines did not stop Mercy from keeping the cafés delicious.
October 27, 2020

The cafeterias at Mercy College's Dobbs Ferry campus were updated prior to the 2020 fall semester to adhere to government social distancing and sanitation guidelines. The campus has food options in...

Road To The Ring – LA Lakers Win NBA Title

Road To The Ring - LA Lakers Win NBA Title
The Lakers capture their 17th title in honor of the great Kobe Bryant.
October 23, 2020

The Los Angeles Lakers were crowned the 2019-20 NBA Champions on Oct. 11. This was 355 days after the first game was played; the longest season in NBA history. Here is the road to the LA Lakers's win. For...

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