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Opioid abuse in college students is on the rise, it needs to stop

Isabel Ivancovich, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

After living in Isla Vista for a year and a half, I thought I had seen it all when it comes to college parties. When I think about my time here, opioids don’t necessarily come to mind. These substances have never been brou...

SBCC student found dead after overdose in Isla Vista apartment

TAYLOR WILLIAMS, News Editor

September 9, 2016

A City College student was found dead in her apartment last Tuesday evening from an apparent heroin overdose in Isla Vista, California. Asha Marie Malocsay, 18, from Livermore, California was found unconscious on Sept. 6 in ...

Addium, the new cup of coffee?

ERIK OEHRSTROEM, Channel's Staff

February 20, 2015

The nonmedical use of prescription drugs for cognitive performance is not a secret on campus, except for the new legal alternatives, which could possibly be a healthier solution. When starting college, it did not take me long...

City College attempts to initiate harm reduction in Isla Vista

MAC WALBY, Channels Staff

October 24, 2014

City College is aggressively attempting to tackle the issues of student life, and has appointed the Chair of the Alcohol and Drug Counseling Department Gordon Coburn as liaison for the college's response to tragedies and overall...

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