ERIC Number: ED449693
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Working in Partnership with Local Colleges and Universities. A Series of Technical Assistance Manuals for Community Coalitions. Strategizer 34.
DeJong, William; Epstein, Joel C.
This guide for community coalitions is designed to help them assist college and university officials address alcohol and drug problems on their campuses. The guide answers: (1) "How do college officials think about alcohol and other drug prevention?"; (2) "Why should community-based prevention coalitions include campus representatives?"; (3) "Who on campus should be approached?"; (4) "How can colleges and universities be persuaded to join a community-based coalition?"; (5) "How should the problem be framed?"; (6) "Do campus and community coalitions work?"; and (7) "What resources are available for help?" The guide also includes a list of policy objectives for campus and community coalitions and examples of relevant programs. (EV)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, College Administration, College Students, Colleges, Community Organizations, Higher Education, Partnerships in Education, Prevention, Substance Abuse, Universities
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America, 901 North Pitt St., Suite 300, Alexandria, VA 22314. Tel: 800-542-2322 (Toll free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.; Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America, Alexandria, VA.