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About This Event


Join us for a day of enrichment as we discuss various aspects of Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll with distinguished faculty and local experts at our annual Weekend U conference on March 8, 2014, presented by your Alumni Association.

Join thought provoking discussions and be prepared to challenge your current way of thinking while joining fellow alumni and friends who share your passion for learning and engagement. 

Time Line 

7:30 a.m.   Registration Opens

8:00 – 8:40 a.m.   Opening Session

8:50 – 9:40 a.m.   Breakout Sessions  

9:45 – 10:35 a.m.   Breakout Sessions 

10:40 – 11:30 a.m.   Breakout Sessions 

11:30 – 1:00 p.m.   Lunch Program 

Opening Session

  • The Politics of Youth Culture: Selling Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll in Contemporary Consumer Culture

Breakout Session 1

  • Sex and the United States: From Alfred Kinsey to Fifty Shades 

  • Trends in Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug Use in Indiana: Findings from the State Epidemiology and Outcomes Workgroup

  • Substance abuse and rehabilitation: What you need to know.

Breakout Session 2

  • Say what? Hearing Loss by Rock Stars and Concert-goers

  • Bigfoot Refuses HPV Vaccination due to Increased Risk of Alien Abduction: Separating HPV vaccine facts from social media myths 

  • Understanding the Role of Emotions in Risk Taking Health Behaviors (Sorry for the inconvience, but this session is sold out!)

Breakout Session 3

  • Marijuana, Pills, and Bath Salts, Oh My!

  • Research-Infused Strategies for Dealing with Sexual Harassment

  • More than Your Blacklight Poster: Art Meets Sex Drugs and Rock and Roll

Luncheon Presentation 

  • Sgt. Pepper Taught the Band to Play

Click here for a copy of the Weekend U Brochure

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