The Impact

OP/ED: I’m sorry; we were looking for the college experience By Joseph Torres This fall semester, Mercy College welcomes a litt

April 30, 2012

This fall semester, Mercy College welcomes a little more than 10,000 combined undergraduates, grad students, and some occasional class takers to one or more of their five campuses.   While many of you have traveled different paths to get to this point, you all fall under the banner of...

Quiet Hour Policy Changes In Dorms

April 30, 2012

By Kristin McGovern News Editor Mercy College dorms have made quite a few changes that have students fuming. There’s a new guest policy that students must now abide by. Students are allowed to have guests during the week, but they must be out by quiet hours, which have also changed....

Freshman Sparks Mercy Volleyball Squad

April 30, 2012

By Chayim Tauber Sports Editor   “Big things are on the horizon for Maverick volleyball.” That’s according to Mavericks’ coach Alan Clements, who admits that though this year is a re-building year, the program is well on its way to being a force in the ECC. Don’t let the...

Maverick “New’ Culture Invades Soccer Field

April 30, 2012

By Chayim Tauber Sports Editor   In 2010, coach Chris Smith was handed the reins of a Mercy soccer program that had gone 4-26-1 in the two seasons prior to his arrival. The idea of a coach even uttering the phrase “NCAA tournament” regarding Mavericks soccer was unthinkable. However, ...

‘KameWick’ Doing Its Best Work Right On Campus

April 30, 2012

By Vinny Roszkowski Since the 10th grade, Keith Hurtt and Chuck Bucci knew that they wanted to start a career together in the music industry. The dynamic duo that goes by the name of KameWick brings the world of hip-hop beats, digital and real instruments together. What makes things interesti...

‘KameWick’ Doing Its Best Work Right On Campus

April 30, 2012

By Vinny Roszkowski Since the 10th grade, Keith Hurtt and Chuck Bucci knew that they wanted to start a career together in the music industry. The dynamic duo that goes by the name of KameWick brings the world of hip-hop beats, digital and real instruments together. What makes things interesti...

Mercy College Adds Fourth Hotel for Residency

April 30, 2012

By Jasmine Williams Managing Editor When students apply to college and indicate their interest in residency, the idea of spending the year on campus with other students is obvious. Selecting residency at Mercy College, however, is complicated decision. Prospective students admitted to Mercy ...

Students Irked and Confused By New Meal Plan

Students Irked and Confused By New Meal Plan

Vincent Roszkowski, Entertainment Editor

April 30, 2012

By Vincent Roszkowski and Jenna Inzitari Students this year walked into Mercy College blind to the change that occurred with the current meal plan. Gone was the old system of dining dollars to spend as pleased. The new plan would consist of a set menu “meal” system. “It was horrible....

Hypnotized in the Rotunda

April 30, 2012

Maria Perez and Krista Summerville When you hear the word hypnotist, you might think of the mysterious hypnotist figure featured in movies, comic books and television. He is usually depicted as the man who waves a pocket watch back and forth in front of his subjects face until their subject f...

Netflix changes, and then changes again by Joseph Torres

April 10, 2012

In the last month the Netflix corporation has attempted to provide its customer base with a stable business plan for the company’s future endeavors.   In came Qwickster. And just as fast, out it goes.  Sit back and try to enjoy the past month of the ultra-confusing Netflix business model. Since...

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