Big Texas Rally for Recovery

The Center for the Study of Addiction and Recovery and the student organization, Association of Students About Service took 14 students to Austin for the Big Texas Rally for Recovery. The students helped set up for the event. People from across the state of Texas gathered on the steps of the capital from 2-5 p.m. Sept. 13 to show support of people living in recovery and those seeking recovery from addiction and co-occurring mental health conditions. Neil Scott, host of Recovery Coast to Coast and Miss USA 2006, Tara Conner were the speakers. After the rally, Texas Tech students joined students from the collegiate recovery program at the University of Texas for a sober dance.