Honors member institutions for excellence and innovation in several major areas of campus life and leadership that are mission focused. Highlights innovative persistence and developmental education practices initiated at Cleveland State University and Western Kentucky University that are making an impact on graduation rates.
Examines research on alcohol abuse disorders and the impact on the drinker's family members and friends. Contains 2014 video interview with Dr. George Koob, Director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).
Features presentations by a panel of experts that addressed alcohol’s impact on the developing brain of young adults; how to encourage dialogue among institute of higher education professionals and community stakeholders around actionable strategies and tactics to prevent underage drinking; and partnerships and programs that can help reduce underage drinking.
Presents the video footage of a panel discussion at Columbia University's Community College Research Center. Includes expert analysis of the Guided Pathways Model for Institution-Wide Reforms and its potential to help community colleges improve student success.
Presents resources related to the painkiller overdose epidemic, including anecdotal videos from people who have overcome painkiller abuse, and social media tools that can be used for awareness campaigns.