Feeling stressed about finals? Worried about your GPA? Planning on pulling an all-nighter this week to finish that last 10-pager you’ve been putting off? If you are, the pressure may have led to you using, or considering to use, stimulants.
With all of the pressures on students to do well today, many feel overwhelmed with all that they are expected to achieve. For some, achieving these goals is aided with academic performance-enhancing stimulants, such as Adderall and Ritalin. And this campus culture has encouraged others to purchase and sell illegal drugs, despite the dangers.