Contact Information

Appointments: 717-477-1164
Fax: 717-477-4007

Sarah McDowell, M.S.
Interim Program Director
717-477-1536
samcdowell@ship.edu
Old Main 210A

Brandy Lautsbaugh
Graduate Assistant
Connectga@ship.edu
Old Main 210B

Dr. Ford Brooks
Faculty Advisor
Cwbroo@ship.edu 

Location:
210 Old Main (2nd Floor)
Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Dr.
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Phone: (717)-477-1164

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Connection Alcohol and Other Drug Program


The Connection Alcohol and Other Drug Program's mission is to cultivate within students a sense of personal accountability and empowerment to make healthy choices and responsible decisions regarding the use of alcohol and other drugs through a comprehensive program including prevention, education, intervention and community coalition activities. 


Did you know?

Research shows most SU students choose not to make alcohol and other drugs a large part of their Ship experience?

  • 78% of SU students have 0-5 drinks per week.1
  • 83% of SU students have not used marijuana in the past 30 days.
  • 85% of incoming SU students reported they are moderate drinkers, if they even drink at all.2
  • 82% of incoming SU students that choose to drink consume alcohol 1-2 days per week.

1 CORE Survey, Spring 2014

2 AlcoholEdu data, 2013-2014