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Adderall Use By College Students, MU Physical Therapy Students Get White Coats, & More

West Virginia Morning
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
West Virginia Public Broadcasting

A recent study by West Virginia University Journalism students looked into the use of the amphetamine Adderall to cram for finals or other recreational uses. Marshall University physical therapy students received their white coat last week, after completing their first year of coursework. Pennsylvania is pushed by international regulators to ban some fertilizers that contain phosphorus and nitrogen.

A native of Washington, West Virginia, Dave Mistich joined West Virginia Public Broadcasting in October of 2012, as the Charleston Reporter. After bouncing around a variety of newsroom roles at WVPB, he now focuses on state-level politics and government, as well as breaking news. Dave plays on the world's best-worst softball team, Chico's Bail Bonds. He can be reached via email at dmistich@wvpublic.org and you can follow him on Twitter @davemistich.