Alcohol

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UMD attempts to combat the underage drinking problem – actually, alcohol use by students regardless of their age – through a program called AlcoholEdu.

It’s an online program designed to provide practical information and advice for a wide variety of alchohol-related situations.  And it’s mandatory for freshmen.

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What if there was a way to identify which kids are most vulnerable to the siren songs of drugs and alcohol?

Lisa Johnson

Dori Decker tells her students every time they meet: "In a gentle way, you can shake the world."

UMD's Wellness Coordinator uses the words of Mahatma Gandhi to underscore the message of Got Your Back! UMD,  a bystander intervention initiative.