Higher Education
e-Digest
Volume 4 / Issue 16
May 18, 2016
In This Issue:
FROM FEDERAL PARTNERS

U.S. Department of Education

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

National Center for Education Statistics 
NEW RESOURCES
IN THE NEWS

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The Washington Post, May 10, 2016
 
The Philadelphia Inquirer, May 9, 2016

ABC News, May 8, 2016

Education Advisory Board, May 6, 2016

The Orange County Register, May 6, 2016

StateCollege.com, May 5, 2016

American Association of Community Colleges 21st Century Center, May 3, 2016

Diverse Issues in Higher Education, May 3, 2016

Diverse Issues in Higher Education, April 27, 2016
RECENT RESEARCH

A Text Message Program as a Booster to In-Person Brief Interventions for Mandated College Students to Prevent Weekend Binge Drinking
Suffoletto, B., et al. (May 2016). Journal of American College Health

Marcinkiewcz, C A. et al. (May 2016). Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research

Association Between Social Media Use and Depression Among U.S. Young Adults
yi Lin, L., et al. (April 2016). Depression and Anxiety

Schwitzer, A. M., et al. (April 2016). Journal of College Counseling

Avi´┐Ża, V., & Day, S. X. (April 2016). Journal of College Counseling

Jones, K. C. (April 2016). Community College Journal
UPCOMING WEBINARS AND CONFERENCES

Webinars

Tuesday, May 24, 1 PM ET and Wednesday, May 25, 2 PM ET
Kognito and The Jed Foundation

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 3-4 PM ET
Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Drug Misuse Prevention and Recovery

Tuesday, June 14, 2016, 12-1 PM ET
National Safety Council

Conferences

June 5-8, 2016, Chicago, IL
International Town & Gown Association
*This conference focuses on strategies for improving campus-community relationships, and is currently requesting proposals on alcohol responsibility programs for campus communities.

June 12-16, 2016, Denver, CO
Association of Title IX Administrators 

June 20-21, 2016, New York, NY
The New York Times

July 17-21, 2016, Las Vegas, NV
July 18-22, 2016, Washington, DC
The National Center for Campus Public Safety

September 13-15, 2016, Buffalo, NY
National Prevention Network

September 21-22, 2016, Washington, DC
Excelencia in Education
This is an ongoing initiative. See event details below. For more information on any of these events, contact Tom Colthurst.

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