BEVERLY, MASS.— Oct. 24th, 2023—College can be a time of exploration and growth, but it also comes with its challenges. For some college students, the excitement of gambling can turn into a serious issue impacting their well-being and academic success. Recognizing this need, the International Center for Responsible Gaming (ICRG) is delighted to reintroduce CollegeGambling.org, initially launched in 2011. This website has not only been relaunched but also thoroughly updated to align with modern digital standards, ensuring that it remains a valuable resource for students and those connected to college life.
Importantly, CollegeGambling.org is designed exclusively for those of legal gambling age, and it is our firm commitment to responsible gaming that we do not encourage underage gambling.
CollegeGambling.org serves as a beacon of hope for those seeking information, guidance, and support in promoting responsible gambling habits among college students. It offers valuable resources to raise awareness about this issue and connects individuals with the help they need when facing gambling-related problems.
The website provides a wealth of information, including:
Key statistics underscore the importance of CollegeGambling.org's mission:
In a time when gambling opportunities are more accessible than ever, CollegeGambling.org stands as a vital resource, equipping college students with knowledge and support to make responsible choices.
"Our commitment to responsible gaming extends to college campuses, where students are shaping their futures," affirms Arthur Paikowsky, President of ICRG. "With the right information and support, every student can make informed decisions about gambling."
ICRG encourages students, parents, campus professionals, and administrators to explore CollegeGambling.org and utilize its resources to foster a culture of responsible gaming on campuses nationwide.
For more information about CollegeGambling.org, please visit https://www.collegegambling.org/.
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The International Center for Responsible Gaming (ICRG) is a leading organization dedicated to promoting responsible gaming and reducing the harmful effects of gambling. ICRG conducts research, develops educational programs, and provides resources to support individuals, communities, and institutions in fostering responsible gambling practices. CollegeGambling.org is one of its leading initiatives, addressing unique gambling challenges on college campuses. For more information, visit www.icrg.org.
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