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Safety Author: Staff Editor Last Updated: Sep 4, 2018 - 12:08:36 PM

Make Sure the Start of College is a Happy and Safe Experience – NIAAA Can Help.

By Staff Editor
Sep 4, 2018 - 12:03:50 PM

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( - As college students arrive on campus this fall, it’s a time of new experiences, new friendships, and making memories that will last a lifetime. Unfortunately for many, it is also a time of excessive drinking and dealing with its aftermath—vandalism, violence, sexual aggression, and even death.

The first six weeks of freshman year are a vulnerable time for heavy drinking and alcohol-related consequences because of student expectations and social pressures at the start of the academic year.

During these crucial early weeks, parents can do a number of things to stay involved. Click here to check out NIAAA’s College Drinking Prevention online tools.

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