TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State University has lifted its ban on alcohol and social functions by fraternities, sororities and student organizations, months after the death of a fraternity pledge at an off-campus party.
Northampton County's district attorney announced he'll meet with the presidents of each of the colleges in his county to discuss how to curb alcohol abuse on their campuses.
LEHIGH UNIVERSITY - Student Senate will host a flag display on the UC front lawn from 10 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Friday to symbolize the number of alcohol-related incidents that occurred at Lehigh in 2017.
My roommate and I could use help understanding the difference between alcohol abuse and alcoholism. Her older brother back in New Jersey is apparently struggling with drinking problems. This is according to her mom.
While the alcohol ban on University of Iowa fraternity and sorority events remains in effect, a pilot program running this semester will allow eligible chapters to host a single event in which alcohol can be present under specific guidelines.
Evelyn Piazza, if she had one last chance to speak to her son, would tell him his family loves him — and "Don't go." Don't go, that is, to the party that killed him a year ago at Penn State University's Beta Theta Pi fraternity house.
Penn State Updates Responsible Action Protocol to Protect Students in Need of Medical Help for Overdose
Penn State has updated its Responsible Action Protocol to encourage more students to call 911 in case of emergency, even when the situation involves alcohol or drugs.
The university’s Responsible Action Protocol already protected students from disciplinary action if they are underage drinking or are under the influence of other drugs but call for help for another person in need.
Major beer companies have rolled out marketing campaigns and products -- such as 'fan cans,' store displays, and billboard ads -- that pair beer with university colors, mascots, and logos. Research shows that such campaigns may enhance the motivational significance of marketed beer brands, especially for students who identify strongly with their university.
One LSA freshman, who requested to remain anonymous, said he has paid almost $200, and will pay about another $400 in courts costs and up to $1,000 in probation fees. He also has to complete five days of community service, and though the student foresees a judge accepting his plea and giving him six to 12 months of reporting probation, combined with regular drug and breathalyzer tests, the repercussions aren't over.