All Mercy College campuses will close at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, February 20, 2019 due to inclement weather. All classes, events and activities that are scheduled to start at 1:50 p.m. or later are cancelled. Administrative offices will also close at 2 p.m.

The Shuttle Service will operate as follows:
The last Mav Express Shuttle will depart Dobbs Ferry at 2:30 p.m. and the last shuttle will depart the Bronx Campus at 1:45 p.m. The Hotel shuttle will remain in service as long as practicable based on weather conditions. The last shuttle from the Dobbs Ferry Campus to the Ardsley train station, Palisades parking lot will depart at 2:30 p.m. The last shuttle from the Bronx Campus to Westchester Square will depart at 2:30 p.m.

Food services for residential students will be coordinated with meals being delivered to the hotel this evening.

Please continue to check your email, Mercy’s website and the Mercy College Weather Hotline (914) 674-7777 for further updates.

Updated at 12:53 p.m. on February 20, 2019.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 11:30am

Steven DeRosa, professor of film at Mercy College, was recently featured in an article in Westchester Magazine commending his course on Alfred Hitchcock and its partnership with the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Yonkers. The course, Hitchcock Disciples, was introduced in the fall 2017 semester and has offered students the immersion of studying the filmmaker’s works in the theater.

DeRosa, a published author and collaborator with others in the field, said he believes media studies to be more important than ever in a media-dominated culture: “We consume media daily — at home, at work, and on-the-go through our devices. It's vital to have an understanding of its meaning, how it's created, and how it can influence society. The Media Studies program here at Mercy College allows students to choose a concentration in either journalism, TV and radio production or film studies. My role in the Film & Culture concentration, is to guide students through discussions of the art of film and how it is used to enrich people’s lives, to grapple with and illuminate contemporary issues, and, of course, entertain.”

To read the full article on DeRosa in Westchester Magazine, click here.