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University sophomore Sarah poses for a portrait in her apartment near campus on Tuesday, Nov. 13 in Dinkytown. Sarah dropped out of the semester largely because of her alcohol use.
University sophomore Sarah poses for a portrait in her apartment near campus on Tuesday, Nov. 13 in Dinkytown. Sarah dropped out of the semester largely because of her alcohol use.

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Shedding light on addiction: UMN students grapple with limited addiction resources

After a group for students struggling with addiction started back up this fall, many are still discussing ways to make recovery part of their campus experience.

Until late October, the only advertised support group for students struggling with addiction on campus was Students Off Booze Enjoying Recovery (SOBER). The group re-branded to Recovery On Campus last month in order to assume a new identity and strengthen University resources.


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Students work to reduce Cedar-Riverside stigma

With the goal of reducing stigma about the neighborhood, the Minnesota Student Association is working on an initiative to educate students about the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood. MSA aims to roll out the initial program messages in the spring of 2019. Right now, it's looking at the best ways to disseminate information about the neighborhood.