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10 Things You Need to do Before You Graduate

10 Things You Need to do Before You Graduate

Estefania Salinas, Impact Staff

March 12, 2020

Attention Seniors! Graduation is around the corner! It's crazy how fast time is flying by. Make sure you take all the necessary steps to prepare for graduation, both for the college and for yourself.   1. Degree Conferral Application This is an important step for all graduates. Filling out this...

Top Ten Breakup Songs

Top Ten Breakup Songs

Valerie Lopez, Associate Editor

March 5, 2020

Let's admit it, breakups suck. The heartbreak, the tears, and the sadness is something nobody wants to go through. The painful process of decluttering yourself of old memories, the anger and resentment that comes after; been there, done that. The good news is that time will heal all wounds. Belting out...

Five Dranky Dranks to Knock You on Your Ass

Five Dranky Dranks to Knock You on Your Ass

Michael Panteleo, Sports Editor

February 20, 2020

The options are endless when it comes to drinking. Sometimes, the key is to not drink what you like. A couple beers or Twisted Teas may taste good, but they also might not necessarily ensure a good time. Below are a handful of variously priced drinks that are sure take you on a wild adventure.   Th...

10 Ways to Enjoy Your Valentine’s Day

10 Ways to Enjoy Your Valentine's Day

Francesca Simone, Copy Editor

February 13, 2020

Who ever said that Valentine’s Day was solely a couple’s holiday?

Top 10 Albums of 2019

Top 10 Albums of 2019

Jack Seda-Schreiber, Impact Staff

December 19, 2019

This has been a great year for music. The musical world of 2019 bustled with new sounds, rediscovered gems and artists finding their sound after many years of searching. Here are the top 10 best albums that came out this year, from ten to one.   10. "WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE G...

6 Underappreciated Alternative Artists

6 Underappreciated Alternative Artists

Randi Rooney, Impact Staff

December 16, 2019

Motion City Soundtrack A five member American rock band from Minneapolis, Minnesota. They formed in 1997 and have been making music since. Their music is relatable because of the lyrics being about alienation, anxiety, substance abuse and relationships. The lead vocalist, Justin Pierre, founder of the ban...

7 Reasons Disney is a Break From Reality

7 Reasons Disney is a Break From Reality

Alexis Lynch, Social Media Editor

December 12, 2019

“Here You Leave Today And Enter The World Of Yesterday, Tomorrow And Fantasy.”

6 Tips to Put Aside the Winter Blues

6 Tips to Put Aside the Winter Blues

Steven Keehner, Managing Editor

December 5, 2019

The leaves have fallen off the trees. Short sleeves are no longer socially acceptable to wear. Starbucks has stopped serving pumpkin spice. Winter is coming. Unlike Game of Thrones, we will not see white walkers come and invade Dobbs Ferry; what is coming is even worse: seasonal depression. Seasona...

Top 10 Teen Romance Movies

Amber Perez, Impact Staff

November 18, 2019

Awe, young love, what a beautiful thing. I love bawling my eyes out while watching some of the sweetest romance movies of all time. Here are my top 10 favorite teen romances. Grease (1978) It’s super cheesy but it’s one of the best teen romance movies that stood the test of time. Great music, cut...

Top 10 Sports Teams I Hate The Most

Top 10 Sports Teams I Hate The Most

Dan Rebain, Impact Staff

November 7, 2019

I've been in love with both professional and amateur sports since the day I was born. I follow and love many sports teams among the variety, so I've just as well grown up absolutely hating my teams' rivals. Hate is a strong word, but it's appropriate in this situation. To be honest, it was hard to rank...

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