One of the foremost problems surrounding college campuses nationwide is
alcohol abuse. This week, a few student groups at UT are taking an active
stance against this problem by offering several solutions to prevent
Beginning at 10 a.m. today, GAMMA, Greeks Advocating the Mature Management
of Alcohol, will sponsor an educational fair on the UC Plaza dealing with
alcohol-related issues. The program will last until 2 p.m. and will feature
several areas of interest for students to check out.
There will be plenty of free food and material to entice students to
participate in the event, including popcorn, cokes, snow cones and other
prizes. The UTPD will also have DUI goggles on hand to simulate the visual
imparity caused by alcohol abuse.
On Tuesday, the Panhellenic Council will sponsor former Mississippi Highway
Patrolman Capt. Pete Collins. Collins will share his experiences with young
adults and alcohol in his presentation of "Where Safety Becomes
Student groups warn about alcohol dangers
Published: Mon Oct 11, 1999 | Modified: Sat Aug 06, 2005 01:59 p.m.