Committee Chair

Dr. Alphonse N. Novels

Mission Statement

To identify, discuss and prepare a written overview of research findings on notable college and community programs to reduce student substance abuse.

Sample Guideline Questions

Identify other university programs on student substance abuse.

What common themes emerge from those programs that you consider important for an IUP comprehensive program?

What research-based findings appear to be the most effective approaches for working with students to reduce substance abuse?

Include those programs that are comprehensive approaches that combine university efforts with community efforts.


Based on the literature review provide recommendations for IUP and the community to the Commission

Proposed Committee Membership: 14

  1. Al Novels,Chair
  2. Frank Condino
  3. Vito DonGiovanni
  4. Jenny Easton
  5. Michelle Fryling
  6. Linda Hall
  7. Chris Hindman
  8. George Hood
  9. Mike Lemasters
  10. Christopher Maier
  11. Susan Martin
  12. Bill Oblitey
  13. Jessica Sasso
  14. Pat Scott