The “Party Like a Cyclone” Initiative is a collaboration in partnership with Iowa State University and the City of Ames. We want your party to be safe for you, your guests, and the community. So whether you are a “party thrower” or “party goer”, use this guide, and the other information on this website, to help you reduce your risk of alcohol related consequences (personal, community, legal, etc.).
Request the “Party Like A Cyclone” program from the Student Wellness – Peer Wellness Educator team! It’s a fun, interactive 60 minute program facilitated by students, for students! Request it for your class, student organization, or other group!
Information for how to recognize signs of Alcohol Poisoning and how to help someone in need.
Information on how to help a friend when showing signs of alcohol poisoning or if a friend/peer is showing signs of harmful drinking patterns or behaviors.
Information on how to reduce harm when consuming alcohol.
Some options for transportation for you and your guests to get home safely.
Some helpful information about how to reduce your risk of alcohol related consequences if you choose to drink.
Information on risks associated with mixing alcohol with other substances.
Campus, community, and online resources you can connect with regarding alcohol use.