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How Fortnite: Battle Royale Has Risen Above All Expectations

How Fortnite: Battle Royale Has Risen Above All Expectations

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

January 27, 2018

With the gaming industry at a point where micro-transactions have taken over and companies are moving away from the players' voices, Fortnite: Battle Royale continues to be an outlier. So the question that needs to be asked is: how did we get here?

Why We Stay

Why We Stay

Andrea Loaiza, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017

A large poster board towers above students hurrying through the busy passageway beside the cafeteria. Dozens of colorful Post-It notes adorn the once white board displaying thoughtful messages of hope, solidarity and understanding. October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, and students at Mercy...

Depression In College Students Can Be More Than Stress

Depression In College Students Can Be More Than Stress

Liv Meier, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017

It's difficulty getting out of bed in the morning and making it to class on time. It's not being able to sleep at night because your thoughts are so overwhelming. It's having your mind wander to far off places during an exam. And it's something that can control your daily life. Depression manifests it's...

New Bridges and New Beginnings

New Bridges and New Beginnings

Liv Meier, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017

I’ve never been fond of bridges, some may even say that I had a mild case of gephyrophobia (yes, I did have to look that up). I’ve always been afraid of heights but for some reason, while crossing a bridge, it wasn’t even about that. It was about the unsteadiness that they brought to my mind. It...

Students Clear Their Heads At Fresh Check Day

Students Clear Their Heads At Fresh Check Day

Mark McCarthy, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017

This year's Fresh Check Day had some four-legged guests

Spring Break.. What They Didn’t Tell You

Spring Break.. What They Didn't Tell You

Krystal Johnson, Impact Staff

March 1, 2014

It is finally that time of the year when your classes are some what coming to an end, the sun stays out just a little longer, some of us are preparing for graduation and most of us are setting out for spring break. Yes that week gap in our semester that we all save up for and fly somewhere random...

Just take it easy!

 Just take it easy!

Erminia Errante, Staff Writer

February 28, 2013

Just like lack of sleep or too much sleep, stress affects the way a student learns and the way they perform in class. Stress can be caused by family problems, complications from friends, financially or from school work. A lot of students begin to have anxiety in college because of the stress that...

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