The Alcohol, Other Drugs Prevention Focus Area highlights the continued challenges facing higher education when it comes to substance abuse on campuses. Bringing together the resources of Knowledge Communities, specialized conferences, and in-depth research the AOD focus area is committed to providing student affairs practitioners with the tools necessary to effectively deal with these challenges.
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Decisions Matter is an innovative guide designed to help novice student affairs professionals develop effective decision-making skills. Written by seasoned student affairs educators and practitioners, this book contains a…Buy
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BACCHUS – which originally stood for Boosting Alcohol Consciousness Concerning the Health of University Students – was not the first time students had engaged their peers in health and safety dialogue, but it was the creation of a replicable model that propagated to colleges and universities. A model which still persists today.
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David Ke reflects on the his MED Talk at the 2015 Conference on College Men, the keynote from Professor Terrell Strayhorn, and his attempts at shifting the narrative away from men being a "problem that needs to be solved."
Powdered alcohol, which will begin to appear in alcohol retail establishments under the name Palcohol late this summer, is a growing concern for student affairs administrators. This blog post discusses the six things you need to know about powdered alcohol.