Monthly Archives: September 2013

Hazing, Furnishing Alcohol reported during Texas State Band Initiation; 13 Students Charged and Suspended

SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) – 13 members of the Texas State Band have been suspended and charged in connection to a hazing incident.  Officers discovered the students in a car, one of them a minor, were asked to drink alcohol … Continue reading

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How Serious is the Binge Drinking on College Campuses? Plenty of Students are not Drinking, data says

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The wild college party; students doing keg stands, drinking games and passing out drunk is familiar in pop culture. But is this stereotypical scene of college life the exception or the rule? Is binge drinking really a problem on college … Continue reading

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Four UT Arlington fraternities suspended over alleged underage drinking and sexual assault

Sept 13, 2013 – Dallas Morning News – Two more fraternities at the University of Texas at Arlington have been placed on interim suspension following what university officials are calling “further allegations of alcohol abuse by students under age 21 … Continue reading

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Teen Driving after Marijuana use on the Rise: 1 in 4 High School Seniors Drive After Using Alcohol or Drugs, or Ride With a Driver Who Has

Sept. 12, 2013 — Twenty-eight percent of US high school seniors drive after using alcohol or drugs, or ride with a driver who has, says a new study. In particular, driving after smoking marijuana has increased over the past three … Continue reading

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Shaping a drinking culture on Yale’s campus

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Officials at Yale see the current attention given to alcohol issues as stemming in part from national trends among college administrators to re-evaluate drinking culture and address the dangers of high-risk drinking. Continue reading

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