Concerns are being raised from a new study over the increased risk of mixing alcohol and energy drinks, Campus Progress reports. The study conducted at North Kentucky University showed that high levels of caffeine masked the effects of alcohol, allowing people to feel less impaired then they really are…The College of Holy Cross is addressing the issue of rowdy students drinking off campus by encouraging students to drink on campus. The Massachusetts college has extended the hours of its on-campus pub and has begun to allow students under 21 inside. Students who are not 21 are given different colored wristbands to ensure that they are not served alcohol. The city and college will continue to monitor the situation but state the experiment has been a success thus far…

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Meris Stansbury

Meris Stansbury is the Editorial Director for both eSchool News and eCampus News, and was formerly the Managing Editor of eCampus News. Before working at eSchool Media, Meris worked as an assistant editor for The World and I, an online curriculum publication. She graduated from Kenyon College in 2006 with a BA in English, and enjoys spending way too much time either reading or cooking.

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