The Youth Steering Committee of Upper St. Clair is hosting a panel discussion, “Vaping...Addictive, Dangerous and Deadly,” at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, at the Community & Recreation Center at Boyce Mayview Park. The program is free and open to the public.
The panel includes:
Dan Boucek – Internal Medicine Physician
Sean Bryson – Chief of School Police, Upper St. Clair School District
Hunaid Nulwala – Chemist
Jon Wharton – Chief of Police, Upper St. Clair Township Police
Michael Ventura – Sergeant, Upper St. Clair Township Police
According to the Drug Enforcement Administration, nearly 40 percent of 12th grade students admit to having tried vaping. The permanent, deadly harm of e-cigarette use is just coming to light. How can we combat this epidemic? Join the Youth Steering Committee on Dec. 11 to begin the discussion.
The Youth Steering Committee of Upper St. Clair is a community action group, jointly appointed by the Township Board of Commissioners and Board of School Directors. The committee is comprised of adult residents, student representatives and liaisons from the appointing boards. Its mission is to involve the Upper St. Clair community in providing positive direction and support to the community’s youth and their families.
The Upper St. Clair School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, disability or any other legally protected classification in the employment or in the administration of any of its educational programs and activities. Announcement of this policy is in accordance with state and federal laws including Title IV of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act.