In this thread we are going to explore how to drink safely in college (and beyond). We are going to talk about lots of topics including binge drinking, pre-gaming, and underage drinking. I will share my own observations and suggestions in a non-judgmental way, and I’m hopeful that you will reciprocate. I will also share some of the most recent research on this topic as well as observations from college students, college graduates, college professors, parents, and anyone else who is interested.
You probably know the statistics, but in case you don’t, here are some sobering ones (pun fully intended). These statistics come from a fact sheet on college drinking published by the:
Here is the NIAAA Fact Sheet on College Drinking if you want more information.