Marijuana effect on college student’s academic performance 1.0 Introduction 1.1 Background of Study The use of drugs is often associated with College and University students, approximately 80 percent of U.S college students have abused alcohol and 28 percent of college students smoke tobacco, once in every 22 college students uses marijuana daily or near daily. Drugs abuse has always been a common topic to study and investigate as student’s academic performance were highly influence by drugs. Students who are associated with drugs usually face academic performance problems like lack of concentration, skipping classes, and delay enrollment. Few of the popular drugs that are commonly consumed by college students and university students are alcohol,
Another time George got angry with Lennie was when Lennie lied to George about saying he does not have anything in his pocket. George’s exact words were “What you got in your hand-hidin’ it?” (5). Lennie loves to pet soft things. George does not agree to let him because he
Have I been keeping him too close?...I must be careful.” (page 243). After discovering the tunnel and deciding he wanted to venture through it, Jerry started his “training” (holding his breath) to accomplish the unknown feat. He took the challenge into his own hands, he controlled it. Although having total control is a good lesson to learn, having a back plan or person can come in handy in times of need. The rocks were a dangerous place, the boys and Jerry could have cut themselves, they could have hit their heads on a rock, or they could have drowned.
According to reports, there was at least a 3% increase in the number of car collisions on states with legalized marijuana use. 8. One of our goals is to keep our children healthy and safe all the time. By legalizing marijuana, there is a high possibility that these children can have access to these drugs which in turn would lead them to possibly developing an addiction at an early age. 9.
To begin, many believe legalizing marijuana would cause crime to increase, on the contrary legalizing it will lead to a decrease of crime. Imagine that getting your hands on marijuana was as accessible as cigarettes in a gas station, how many illegal cigarette dealers have been punished in jail with the maximum sentence for selling cigarettes? It is almost unheard of. The same will go with marijuana, easy access will push drug dealers out of business. The people of Florida fund prisons and officers with our taxes, legalizing will decrease how many officers are focused on looking for marijuana buyers and sellers.
A Prison Population There are about 537,000 non-violent marijuana possessors put in American prisons every year. By legalizing marijuana we could get all of these people out of prison and bring them back to their families. Marijuana users are put in danger when brought to jail because they are not tough violent criminals and could be violently assaulted and raped, this creates an unsafe area for them. B Help For Addiction If marijuana users don 't go to jail then they can get to rehab and get proper help for their addiction. Proper help will benefit the user and those around him/her because he/she can help society and everyone around them.
“Sorry, never learned.” Willie sighed “I just want to be alone right now.” Karl flew away wishing he could help his friend. The next days were terrible. Willie couldn’t step out of his house without barking shaking his bones. His good friend Karl brought him small bits of food, but he was still hungrier than he had ever been. Peaking out the window he could see the new doghouse in the yard with ROXY painted above it.
More workers jobs have the more money the businesses can make. Plus families have to provide for their family and have a income to pay bills and buy food. With this being said people should not be fired for failing a drug test for marijuana it is not causing no harm to anyone around so I do not see why it can not be legal
In this generation alcohol and drugs are becoming more accessible to children and young adults. If one thinks about it, children and young adults can get drugs from home, parties or even at school. There really is no safe place for children to go and be completely drug free. More children feel that if they have do drugs or if they have drink alcohol this will impress their peers and then it will make them appear cool. When the child wants to fit in with their peers, then they will do anything to fit in with there peers.
Therefore the use of marijuana and alcohol in high schools had become more common, and more disturbing leaving its short and long term effects that harm our youngsters and our future. Drug use is often comes with a lot of negative consequences, including increased risk of serious drug in late life, failing at school and studies, and poor decisions in life which may put teens at great risk for accidents, making them violence with others or with themselves, and sometimes this may lead to suicide. To warn teenagers about drugs some people that are responsible of teaching teenagers about the effects of drugs can mention some major physical effects such as a lasting cough, fatigues in some body parts, the most recognizable effect of drugs is in the emotional side, so those teenagers would experience a long depression, irresponsible behavior, low self-esteem and sudden mood