MLB busts Braun for PED abuse

Major League Baseball suspended Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers July 22 for the final 65 regular-season games and any potential postseason games of the 2013 season. I’ll give you three guesses as to what he was suspended for. Yes, once again, Braun was tagged by the league for performance-enhancing… Continued

Finals drive undergraduates to illegal Adderall use

Finals week officially begins March 18 on Drexel University’s campus, and the days and weeks leading up to it pit many students against a bevy of papers, exams and group projects. After all, this is the university that asks students to “Live it 24/7,” where a term is just 10… Continued

Wash. and Colo. legalize marijuana

On Nov. 6, Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize marijuana across the board for both medical and recreational use without a prescription. It’s not decriminalization; it’s complete legalization. Take a moment to let that sink in. Marijuana in Colorado is to be regulated much like alcohol. People… Continued

Does Drexel have a drug problem?

Within just one week, Drexel students have bared witness to two polar opposite events related to America’s war on drugs, and they’ve made us realize that we need to have a conversation about drug use at Drexel. The first event was the high-profile bust of five people, including two students,… Continued

National ‘Take Back Day’ raises drug awareness

The Drexel Recreation Center hosted National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Oct. 29 to give the local community a means of safely disposing of expired, unused or unwanted prescription drugs and to raise awareness about prescription drug abuse. The national event was sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration in cooperation… Continued