Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The road to recovery: Students fight substance abuse

By Staff

March 26, 2012

Filed under Health & Wellness, News

Editor’s Note: This is a part of a series on mental health at the University. To protect the privacy of the people reported on, only first names will be used. “Hi, my name is Sam, and I am an alcoholic.” That’s how a lo...

Salvation’s not always religious

By Max Calloway

April 7, 2011

Filed under Point-Counterpoint

“So what did they give you?” “Well, I had morphine every four hours when I was in the hospital and they sent me home with two weeks worth of Percocet,” I said to my neighbor as we drove into town. “And man, that stuff makes you feel . . .” “The best you’ve ever felt. I know m...