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Scholars Day 2005, Wednesday, April 13

Alcohol and Drugs in American History

This panel will cover the use of alcohol by Native Americans in the Colonial Period, the creation of a Beatnik drug culture, the spread of amphetamines to women and students in the 1950's and 960's, and the involvement of the CIA in the heroin trade of Laos during the Vietnam War.

Presenters: Stephen Deady (Undergraduate Student)
Angela Henlyshyn (Undergraduate Student)
Karolin King (Undergraduate Student)
Laura Talbert (Undergraduate Student)
Topic: History
Location: 12 Hartwell
Time: 1:15 pm (Session III)