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Colleges / Substance Abuse #861694

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 15, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse statistics on binge drinking and drug abuse at colleges cited.

(Dallas: Mark Strassmann) A report showing an increase in the intensity of alcohol and drug use among college students reviewed; photos shown of Southern Methodist University student Jacob Stiles†† and Colorado State University student Samantha Spady††, who died of overdoses; statistics cited. [During spring break in Miami, STUDENT; Colorado State University student Craig CHESSON† – comment.] [Study chairman Joseph CALIFANO††- says it’s time to get the high out of higher education.] [Colorado State OFFICIAL – comments on the college court for students caught abusing drugs and alcohol.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Strassmann, Mark
Duration:
00:02:20

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