The Northerner

Student research shows drug prevalence on campus

Abagaile Long, a student in the Master's program for social work, poses on campus with her project. Long's findings showed that nearly 82 percent of her sample group used an illicit drug in the past year.

Abby Anstead, Managing Editor

April 12, 2016

A group of NKU social work majors surveyed random students and found that a significant percentage used some kind of substance, ranging from marijuana to heroin, within the past year.The group conducted a survey asking 298 NKU students if they used drugs in the past year. Of the 298 students surveyed,...

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