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Bar checks bring 22 citations

By Daily Illini Staff Report

April 10, 2015

The Illinois State Police released the results of the Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement, or ACE, conducted during the late evening hours of Friday April 3. Twenty citations were issued for minors in possession/purchase of alcohol, one for unlawful use of identification and one for resisting a police...

New study re-examines the ‘just say no’ tactic in drug refusal skills training for adolescents

New study re-examines the ‘just say no’ tactic in drug refusal skills training for adolescents

By Brittney Nadler

September 15, 2014

It was a girl that changed *Derrick’s life the night she introduced him to alcohol. In high school, he was the kid that got mad at friends who used substances and often wondered why anyone would hang out with “that” crowd. He was “in the shell,” and a “loser,” as he described himself. Until he...