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Students Speak Up about Sexual Violence at Adelphi’s Event

Molly Stazzone, Staff Writer April 12, 2014

Mercy College’s students will be attending the third annual “Take Back the Night” event at Adelphi University. The goal for this event is to end sexual violence and spread awareness to all college...

The .COM Bubble is Back; IBM Contest for Mercy Students

Molly Stazzone April 11, 2014

  The first Web Creators Competition, which was developed by The Center of Online Marketing, is now available for Mercy’s students to win a day at IBM, but it’s only here for a short period...

Pros & Cons of the Affordable Health Care Act

Molly Stazzone, Staff Writer April 5, 2014

Health care is one of if not the most sessional insurance policies to obtain. However, why are there so much negative feedback toward the newest health insurance, the Affordable Health Care Act. WHat are...

Justice Was Blind, But Now Can See Wealth

Molly Stazzone, Staff Writer April 2, 2014

Life isn't fair. No one said it was, and it shouldn't be fair, because then there wouldn't be any competition, any winners and losers, any motivation and pure drive to do and be the best. Living in a world...

Generation Y Do I Care

Molly Stazzone, Staff Writer March 27, 2014

I've never had anything handed to me in which, I didn't work hard for. I started working at age 15 at a dentist's office as an assistant. It was a summer job and I earned enough money for clothes, accessories,...

10 Facts About The World Wide Web

Molly Stazzone, Staff Writer March 14, 2014

The World Wide Web turned 25-years-old this week. Let's go back in time when the Internet was a new born baby. 1. The Inventor The Internet was created in March of 1989 by Tim Berners-Lee. 2....

Losing Our Religion

Molly Stazzone, Staff Writer March 6, 2014

Religion, a long with politics are uncomfortable topics to discuss. However, in the aftermath of the Arizona LGBT segregation bill that was vetoed last week, I think Americans should be speaking out about...

What ‘Wage’ Will It Go

Molly Stazzone, Impact Staff March 4, 2014

While a bill that will determine whether the minimum wage increases to $10.10 an hour is been debated in Congress for several weeks now, young people are hopeful while Mercy's business professors aren't...

10 Most Influential Millennials

Molly Stazzone, Staff Writer February 21, 2014

They are called lazy, narcissistic, entitled 20 somethings. The older generations don't understand their lifestyles. Nevertheless, Millennials are the largest and most educated generation among all the...

Guns & Race: A Fatal Attraction

Molly Stazzone, Staff Writer February 20, 2014

If you watched or read the news recently you know that once again a white man in Florida shot and killed a black teenage boy/man. Michael Dunn allegedly got into a verbal argument with four teenagers who...

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