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Nicole Alarcon
Nicole Alarcon is a junior at Mercy College, majoring in journalism. Born in São Paulo, Brazil, she moved to the United States at 10-years-old.

Nicole is a lover of butterflies, sunflowers, and everything yellow (except the yellow press). She loves to paint on her days off; loves Batman and DC Comics, and even went as far as naming her cat Mr. Wayne.

Nicole is obsessed with crime podcasts and is passionate about investigative journalism, she’s really good at finding people. Honestly, the FBI is missing out.

She writes a column called: Planeta Borboleta.

She can be reached at [email protected]


Nicole Alarcon, Impact Staff

Dec 03, 2020
The First Man to Break My Heart (Story)
Nov 26, 2020
10 Thanksgiving Treats You Can Find in A Brazilian American Household (Story)
Nov 18, 2020
Thanksgiving To-Go A Success (Story)
Nov 18, 2020
Motorcycle Diaries (Story)
Nov 11, 2020
I Wish My Parents Taught Me About Money (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
One Man’s Dirt Is Another Man’s Delicacy (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
The Scars I Hide (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
New York Taxes and COVID-19 Inflict Similar Fear (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
The Two-Party System Needs to End (Story)
Sep 29, 2020
If You Do This, There’s A Special Place in Hell for You  (Story)
Sep 26, 2020
Eastchester Firefighters Face Backdraft from Board of Fire Department Commissioners (Story)
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