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Mercy's Transgender Community Gain a Massive Victory Towards Gender-Neutral Housing

Mercy’s Transgender Community Gain a Massive Victory Towards Gender-Neutral Housing

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff May 22, 2018
In the ongoing struggle for better treatment within Mercy's Transgender community, three students have made the biggest push for change yet.
I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar

I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar

Liv Meier, Associate Editor February 27, 2018

In an attempt to get to know me better during (what I thought was) a casual conversation, one of the editors at my internship asked me, “Liv, what has been your biggest accomplishment in life so far?” And...

Question(s) of a Lifetime - Part One

Question(s) of a Lifetime – Part One

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff February 18, 2018
Is there a God? What is the meaning of life? Is a hot dog a sandwich? These are all some of the greatest questions humanity has faced; here are some more.
Stop Telling Me What I Should Do As a Woman

Stop Telling Me What I Should Do As a Woman

Chelsea Renay, Social Media Editor February 9, 2018

Recently, everyone has seemed to have an opinion about what we as women should and need to be doing. From the Recording Academy all the way into the White House, women have been attacked from all sides. The...

Staff Picks: Favorite Childhood Cartoons

Staff Picks: Favorite Childhood Cartoons

Feeling nostalgic? This week the Impact gives us their Staff Picks for favorite childhood cartoons.
USL D3: Could Promotion & Relegation Come To American Soccer?

USL D3: Could Promotion & Relegation Come To American Soccer?

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff February 3, 2018
With the new third division of American Soccer, United Soccer League D3, set to start play in 2019, I want to look at what this could mean for the future of promotion and relegation in the United States.
OP/ED: It's Not Only a 'Girl Thing'

OP/ED: It’s Not Only a ‘Girl Thing’

Liv Meier, Associate Editor February 2, 2018

As I was waiting on a checkout line at my local grocery store, a young girl–about six or seven–turned to me and asked if I was a feminist. I replied that of course I am, and explained to her that it’s...

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?
The Dana Scully Effect in 2017

The Dana Scully Effect in 2017

Nora-Grayce Orosz, Managing Editor October 19, 2017
I want to believe we've made Scully proud.
A Manifesto for Women Everywhere

A Manifesto for Women Everywhere

Nora-Grayce Orosz, Staff Writer March 16, 2017
Gillian Anderson and Jennifer Nadel have published "We: A Manifesto for Women Everywhere" to help women lead more fulfilling lives.
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