Private politics

Private politics

July 19, 2018

A Silent Epidemic

A Silent Epidemic

June 1, 2018

A is for Adderall

Lydia Crouthamel

December 12, 2014

Performance-enhancing drugs aren’t just for athletes anymore. The usage of prescription ADD and ADHD medications as "study drugs" is becoming increasingly popular among college students. A study from the U.S. Department of Health...

Pass the bottle, bypass the bowl?

Maura Fennelly

December 1, 2014

Some freshmen begin their time at American University without having sipped a drop of alcohol or smoked a puff of weed. For the purposes of this article, "Sarah" is the name used to represent a completely made-up freshman who ha...

HIV's Rising Rates in the District

Julia Rapp

November 10, 2014

We’ve probably all seen the advertisements at metro bus stops that read: “Get yourself tested” and “We > AIDS.”  In fact, you could say they are relatively commonplace and indicative of the high rates of HIV inf...