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University of Washington In support of college drinking policies that focus on help, not punishment-4/21/11 Univ. of Washington “doesn't have full amnesty but does stress immediate care and treatment first. If a student interacts with UW police, there may be discipline, but only after a first infraction.”

Recent Alcohol-Related Tragedies involving University of Washington  Students

Kevin MacDonald, 21, June 14, 2008, University of Washington How and why? Kevin tumbled from his third-floor fraternity bedroom last month and sustained fatal head injuries.  An officer concluded that MacDonald, a junior at the University of Washington, had been out drinking and could easily have slipped and fallen while climbing the ladder to his top bunk at Alpha Sigma Phi just before 4:30 a.m.
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