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Why are internships important?

Why are internships important?

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

December 18, 2013

As college students, we have a lot on our plate. From school to work and studying, sometimes we cannot bear to add anything else on our list. However, what if it’ll increase our chances of getting a job once we graduate? Maybe then, we can have a more accepting attitude towards adding something...

Do you have “strict” parents?

Do you have

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

December 17, 2013

Having parents or someone to unconditionally love you is an amazing feeling. They take care for us and can be our biggest fans at times. However, what happens when they are too strict? Growing up I was raised with strict parents. Or at least that’s what I considered them to be. I rarely had sleepovers...

Tips on how to get through Finals Week

Tips on how to get through Finals Week

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

December 11, 2013

The end of the semester is quickly approaching and we are finally in the week every college students dreads, Finals Week! Now is when students take their classes serious and attempt to salvage their GPA. However, for those dedicated students, like myself we have nothing to worry about. As for those...

How to detect deception and lies

How to detect deception and lies

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

November 14, 2013

“Don’t lie to me, I know when you’re lying to me.” A phrase we often use when we know someone is lying to us. We typically know this because we either have evidence or we use reverse psychology in hopes the person will tell the truth. But what if we could literally tell when someone was...

A lesson learned from Stealing

A lesson learned from Stealing

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

November 14, 2013

“I’ll just take this candy bar, it’s not a big deal.” How many of us can confess to doing this? Most people can say they have experienced this at least one time in their life. Whether it was from a candy bar to a water bottle, we’ve done it. Although, we know it’s wrong, we think it’s...

Time to start saving for Christmas

Time to start saving for Christmas

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

November 13, 2013

It’s that time of year again! As we approach the end of 2013, we cannot end the year without two of the best holidays. Aside from our birthdays, people generally look forward to Thanksgiving and Christmas. For thanksgiving we get to stuff our faces with home cooked meals and for Christmas we are...

Would you like a tour?

Would you like a tour?

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

November 7, 2013

Drake blessed the stage at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn on Monday. It had to have been one of the most amazing concerts I’ve attended. I’ve been a big fan for years so it was great seeing how far he has developed as an artist. He also had two of the hottest opening acts out right now. Future...

The Weeknd comes to New York City

The Weeknd comes to New York City

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

October 11, 2013

The Weeknd kicked off his first official “Kissland” tour on Sept. 06. He is scheduled to perform in over 15 cities around the world. From Canada to England, the Weeknd will be singing his heart out to thousands of anticipated fans. The Weeknd, a Canadian singer, just recently released his first...

Drake’s Album Signing in New York City

Drake's Album Signing in New York City

Kayla Rivera, Impact Staff

September 26, 2013

Tuesday, Sept. 24, was a big day for Canadian rapper, Drake. His anticipated junior album “Nothing Was The Same” hit stores world-wide. Despite his album leaking a week early, it didn’t stop his fans from lining up and buying his album. Best Buy in Greenwich Village gave fans an opportunity to...

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