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Motivation and Tips to Get over Depression

Motivation and Tips to Get over Depression

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018

College students are experiencing severe depression in their environments all across the country. The college depression rate have not been getting better, but it has been getting worse over the years. Depression is a major depressive disorder is a serious medical illness that negatively affects people...

Church

Church

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

May 6, 2018

When I was a little girl, I used to go to church all of the time.  It was mandatory for us to go church every Sunday in my family. My grandparents and parents wouldn't miss one Sunday. Religion is really important to a lot of people all over the world. There are  so many different religions and churches. I...

Your Problems Won’t Last Forever

Your Problems Won't Last Forever

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018

Sometimes certain situations are bothering us and it feels like it is the end of the world. You may want to a break from your normal life or reality, even if it’s for a day. Sometimes a vacation, hobby, or even a book can help but not everyone have the time to do that. Sometimes those things don’t...

Stop Judging Others

Stop Judging Others

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018

Everyone is different and have something about them that makes them who they are. Many people judge. It’s hard for some to stop when it’s human nature but it’s not fair. That shouldn’t be an excuse anymore. The world is changing and so are people.  There are too many people that are being bullied...

Physical fitness and Eating Healthy Can Be Hard

Physical fitness and Eating Healthy Can Be Hard

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018

Summer is coming up. Yes that time of year to be free and wear anything you want is right around the corner. I guess for some it’s considered no clothes season too. Crop top, sundresses, bikinis and short pants time. We all want to look and feel good while we show off our outfits and that body. Unless...

Fashion Show Struts It’s Stuff At Mercy College

Fashion Show Struts It's Stuff At Mercy College

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018

Creative designs, pulsing music and lively dance performances made the Caribbean Student Association's (CSA) annual fashion show a smashing success; but it was more than a fashion show. The event embodied all the qualities of a real party in the Caribbean. “The vision was for Mercy College to get...

The Fear of the Future

The Fear of the Future

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

Graduation is quickly approaching and I am excited for that. However, I am nervous at the same time. Now is time to try to find a job in my field but I have doubts. The question that haunts me at night is “will I be successful in the future?” Some people are confident about where exactly they...

The Emotions That Come With Death

The Emotions That Come With Death

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018

When is the end? When will we die? No one knows the exact answer to that question unless they take their own life. However, there is one thing everyone knows - that they will eventually die. That doesn’t make it easy for the person, the family,  and friends of that person. It’s a cycle in life...

7 Cliche Lines Males use When Trying to Date

7 Cliche Lines Males use When Trying to Date

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

There are so many women and men in this world. It is our nature to date, be in relationships, or get married.  People have various types that they are attracted to, different people they want to date or let’s be honest, just have sex with. The focus will be about the same lines some men use. It’s...

Flu Season Dangerous and Difficult To Predict, Experts Say

Flu Season Dangerous and Difficult To Predict, Experts Say

Tanisha Esprit, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018

This flu virus is very dangerous this season and is causing many people to be ill or to die. There is not an exact number of people that is has killed, according to the CDC, but concerns this season has been higher than most. “The flu is so bad. The CDC tracks the flu every year. It spreads easily, f...

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