Both houses of the Georgia General Assembly recognized Georgia Tech President G.P. “Bud” Peterson and first lady Valerie H. Peterson Monday for their 10 years of service to the state with resolutions and special presentations.
The acronym stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer, and Georgia Tech is one of hundreds of institutions that have incorporated the training program into their comprehensive mental health services and outreach.
Smoking cigarettes can be one of the most difficult habits to break. According to the CDC, nearly 70% of smokers wished they could quit. The Georgia Tech students behind Nix hope their invention can help increase the number of successful quitters.