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Towson University works to curb longstanding issues with drinking

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Towson University works to curb longstanding issues with drinking 

Dozens of students are taken to hospitals each year for alcohol intoxication while hundreds are referred for possible discipline.

It's their homework, not yours

Helping is fine, experts say, but don't take over.

UM has received other large donations in recent years

The $31 million donation to the University of Maryland, College Park from a computer tech millionaire was the largest donation in the history of the university.

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