RIVERSIDE: UCR student recovery group receives surprise donation

Riverside Press-Enterprise - University campuses are a hostile environment for students in recovery, said Dr. Tom Kimball, an associate professor at Texas Tech University and the associate managing director for the campus’s Center for the Study of Addiction and Recovery. Kimball was accompanied by 35 students from Texas Tech’s Collegiate Recovery Program.

A UCR conference designed to promote campus communities that support students in recovery received an unexpected endorsement Sunday, Oct. 21, when a supporter donated $10,000 to help fund the group’s efforts.

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University campuses are a hostile environment for students in recovery, said Dr. Tom Kimball, an associate professor at Texas Tech University and the associate managing director for the campus’s Center for the Study of Addiction and Recovery. Kimball was accompanied by 35 students from Texas Tech’s Collegiate Recovery Program.

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