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A guide promoting the Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Committee and its resources.

Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD)


What is the AOD Committee?

The AOD Committee is a group of dedicated staff, faculty and students who share the common goal of helping Franklin Pierce University be safe and educated in relation to alcohol and drugs. This committee meets monthly to examine how alcohol and drugs are effecting our community, what can be done to educate the community regarding topics relating to alcohol and other drugs, implement educational opportunities and gather, share and disseminate resources that are important to keeping our community both safe and healthy.

Future Goals of the AOD Committee

  • Continue to educate the Franklin Pierce Community on topics relating to alcohol and other drugs
  • Continue to assess the campus culture surrounding alcohol and other drugs (prescription and recreational)
  • Evaluate all programming to assess the effectiveness of the programming and environmental strategies on campus
  • Continue community conversations with faculty, staff and students in all settings to encourage their voices are heard
  • Develop and implement a revised version of the Franklin Pierce University Substance Survey
  • Develop and implement a survey to administer to Faculty and Staff to gain perspective on ways alcohol and other drugs impact their positions

Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD)

Research Reports and Statistics

College Drinking

How much is too much?

Substance Abuse