Promoting Student-Athlete Wellness and Substance Abuse Prevention


Summer 2021

Announcing our updated APPLE model Guiding Principles and baseline survey!

May 2021

Find links to APPLE Athletics' one-minute videos on hazing prevention and alcohol's impact on athletic performance as well as information on bringing a slice of APPLE home to your campus!

April 2021

Links to free webinars from the Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Drug Misuse, Prevention and Recovery; Mercyhurst University Making Wise Choices; and an alcohol overdose education Instagram campaign.

March 2021

National Overdose Awareness Week social media contest, #WellnessWednesday Instagram campaign, and how to book the APPLE team to deliver a virtual presentation on alcohol, marijuana and athletic team success for your campus.

February 2021

Registration for our "Alcohol, Cannabis, and Team Success" webinar on March 4, information on the September 2021 DII APPLE Training Institute, the Institute to Promote Athlete Health & Wellness' Voices of Athlete Well-Being series and our new hazing prevention videos!

January 2021

Information on the University of Wisconsin-Madison's "Color of Drinking: Alcohol as a Social Justice Issue" research and registration for our "Alcohol, Cannabis, and Team Success" webinar on March 4.

December 2020

Gratitude for our APPLE schools and sharing the FACE COVID: How to respond effectively to the Corona crisis resource.

November 2020

The impact of gratitude on mental health, Iowa State University's "Be a Good Host" program, and new Gordie Center videos on standard drink definitions and how to be an active bystander in hazing situations.

October 2020

New videos from the Gordie Center, the University of Texas at Arlington's SAM and Athlete2Athlete programs, and tips from team contacts on how to move your action plan forward.

September 2020

Creative discussion starters to support mental health, the University of Virginia's mental health Campfire Initiative, and a free screening of HAZE during National GORDIEday.

August 2020

Gordie Center video series, St. Francis University's late night alternatives, and Gordie Center digital harm reduction tools.

July 2020

5-Minute ideas for your action plan, Rollins College's LACERS pillars, and PUBS materials.

June 2020

Alcohol & self-care infographic, Catholic University's Choose Cardinals First program and HAZE available for online streaming!

May 2020

Launching our new Learn.Connect.Act. campaign, UC Davis' action plan, and upcoming Zoom meetings. 

April 2020

Announcement of the cancellation of the fall 2020 and spring 2021 APPLE Training Institutes.  

February 2020

Includes links to APPLE 2020 presentation PDFs, and the University of Pennsylvania's Health and Wellness Captains.

Fall 2019

Includes information from the NCAA's Interassociation Task Force on Sleep and Grinnell College's mental health promotion program.

Summer 2019

Includes Colby College's JanPlan Mule Games, National Hazing Prevention Week resources and the University of North Georgia's peer mentor program.

Summer 2018

Includes Berry College's drug testing video and NCAA mental health resources.

Spring 2018

Includes the re-release of the HAZE documentary and information on supplements. 

Fall 2017

Includes the NCAA's Sport Science Institute resources and the NCAA DII APPLE Training Institute

Summer 2017

Includes general APPLE updates and the Lindenwood University APPLE team's peer mentor program. 

Spring 2017

Includes the National Center for Drug Free Sport AXIS online portal and Safe Harbor policies.

Fall 2016

Includes hazing prevention in athletics, student-athlete BAC cards and Stony Brook University's work to change student-athlete culture around substance abuse. 

Summer 2016

Includes summer orientation planning, tips to stay hydrated and Wilson College's Student-Athlete Mentor program.

Spring 2016

Includes the Nova Southeastern University's peer-to-peer education model.