The Impact

Voices Podcast: Este Recalls Her Pageant Memories

Voices Podcast: Este Recalls Her Pageant Memories

Estefania Salinas, Impact Staff

May 17, 2020

Staff Member Estefania recalls gaining her confidence by stepping on stage at a competition and taking pride in who she is...and she became the Latina Ms. Congeniality

Voices Podcast: The COVID Chronicles From The East Coast To the West

Voices Podcast: The COVID Chronicles From The East Coast To the West

Francesca Simone and Jess Brandt

May 8, 2020

Join Francesca and Jessica shared how they have coped through this challenging time from one coast to the other.

Voices Podcast: Heading Into Those “Roaring 20s”

Voices Podcast: Heading Into Those

Julianna Ilise, Impact Staff

May 7, 2020

Staff Writer Juliana Ilise discusses moving on from her teenage years into those wild 20s and what should be expected of those making that transition.     

Podcast: Two Girls, One Pod Talk About Those Quarantine Blues

Podcast: Two Girls, One Pod Talk About Those Quarantine Blues

Alexis Lynch and Valerie Lopez

April 30, 2020

Val and Lex launch their new joint show, Two Girls, One Pod...which can be found on Podbean. Their inaugural episode focuses on quarantine blues and the strain of odd friendships. The Impact 'Voices' · Two Girls One Pod Episode 1...

Voices Podcast: Serena Is The Best Of All-TIme

Voices Podcast: Serena Is The Best Of All-TIme

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

April 30, 2020

Chevaughn doesn't mince words. He breaks down the career of Serena Williams and proves she is the best to ever play the game.     The Impact 'Voices' · Serena is the best of all-time...

Voices Podcast: Missing the Classroom Experience

Voices Podcast: Missing the Classroom Experience

Maya Wiggins, Impact Staff

April 30, 2020

Maya interviews a fellow student about missing the interaction of a classroom.    The Impact 'Voices' · Missing The Physical Connection of School ...

Impact Wins 5 NYPA Awards Two Years In A Row

Impact Wins 5 NYPA Awards Two Years In A Row

The Impact

April 10, 2020

The Impact won five New York Press Association awards for the second consecutive year, and earned the second most writing award in the state for the fifth year in a row. Associate Editor Valerie Lopez won two awards. She earned second place in the Feature Writing category for her story about a studen...

Voices Podcast: The NBA Playoff Predictions…What would have been

Voices Podcast: The NBA Playoff Predictions...What would have been

Dan Rebain, Ellis Joshua, and Michael Panteleo

March 10, 2020

Dan Rebain hosts guests Mike and Ellis as they break down the NBA playoffs...looking like Milwaukee against one of those powerhouse Los Angeles teams   ...

Podheads: Vape Users Not Going Away Without A Fight

Podheads: Vape Users Not Going Away Without A Fight

Valerie Lopez, Alexis Lynch, Amber Perez, and Francesca Simone

February 15, 2020

Once viewed as a healthy alternative to quitting smoking, the electronic e-cigarette Juul is now being viewed as a youth epidemic and health risk. The company holds between a third to a three-quarter market share of the e-cigarette business, but addiction to Juuling has caused young teens to develop...

Dramatic Reading Of Theatrical Adaptation of Rip Van Winkle

Dramatic Reading Of Theatrical Adaptation of Rip Van Winkle

English Honors Class

January 30, 2020

Introduction:             Right down the street from Mercy College’s Dobbs Ferry campus, in the town of Irvington, is the Sunnyside cottage, which was the home of the American writer Washington Irving (1783-1859).  Irving’s literary work co...

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