Higher Education
Volume 5 / Issue 6
December 14, 2016
In This Issue:
SPOTLIGHT: Holiday Safety
The holiday season is here! Find resources below to help students stay safe and healthy this season.   

Holiday Health and Safety Tips
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

University of Oklahoma

American Heart Association


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Can Weight Predict Academic Performance in College Students? An Analysis of College Women's Self-Efficacy, Absenteeism and Depressive Symptoms as Mediators
Aim é , A., et al. (December 2016).  Journal of American College Health

College Students Coping with Interpersonal Stress: Examining a Control-Based Model of Coping
Coiro, M. J., et al. (December 2016). Journal of American College Health 

Managing Chronic Conditions in College: Findings from Prompted Health Incidents Diaries
Ravert, R. D., Russell, L. T., & O'Guin, M. B. (December 2016). Journal of American College Health

Gender Conformity, Self-Objectification and Body Image for Sorority and Nonsorority Women: A Closer Look
Adams, D. F., et al. (November 2016). Journal of American College Health

College Students' Perceptions of Risk and Addictiveness of E-Cigarettes and Cigarettes
Cooper, M., et al. (November 2016). Journal of American College Health

Bystander Interventions for Sexual Assault and Dating Violence on College Campuses: Are We Putting Bystanders in Harm's Way?
Witte, T. H., et al. (November 2016). Journal of American College Health

Self-Other Differences in Student Drinking Norms Research: The Role of Impression Management, Self-Deception, and Measurement Methodology
Melson, A. J., Monk, R. L., & Heim, D. (October 2016). Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research

How Strong is the Fake ID Effect? An Examination Using Propensity Score Matching in Two Samples
Stogner, J., et al. (October 2016).  Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research


Thursday, December 15, 2016, 2-3 PM PT
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention


Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 12-1 PM CT
University of Southern Mississippi

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 1-2 PM CT
Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange


Social Media for Natural Disaster Response and Recovery
December 20, 2016, Fort Worth, TX
National Disaster Preparedness Training Center at the University of Hawai'i

Various Dates and Locations

January 13, 2017, Hartford, CT
Center for Higher Education Retention Excellence

February 9-11, 2017, Washington, DC
NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

April 12 - 14, 2017, Dallas, TX 

April 27-28, 2017, Greenville, SC
Clemson University Office of Inclusion and Equity

July 11-13, 2017, Washington, DC
Association of Recovery in Higher Education and Association of Recovery Schools

July 17, 2017 - July 21, 2017, New Orleans, LA

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