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[Indiana] Daniels asks campus to explore total tobacco ban

In a University Senate meeting on Wednesday, Daniels asked the senate to consider this change. The University Resources Policy Committee has been asked to explore the Purdue community’s opinion about the ban. Alan Friedman, associate professor of biolog
The Exponent (Purdue U.)
added Oct 23, 2016 13:29
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[Indiana] Purdue campus could go smoke-free

President Mitch Daniels is calling for an entirely smoke-free campus, but not everyone sees it as a smart step for the university. Daniels proposed the idea to the University Senate at its meeting Wednesday. He told the group he's gathering feedback from
Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier
added Oct 22, 2016 20:28

[California] EDITORIAL: Yes on 56: Higher cigarette taxes

For some, it will be tough to adjust to, but that might just be the wake-up call big tobacco needs to release its grip on suffering communities.
Daily Californian (UC Berkeley)
added Oct 21, 2016 20:16

[Massachusetts] E-Cigarettes: Good Idea? Bad Idea? To vape or not to vape subject of SPH Bicknell Lecture tomorrow

The School of Public Health will wade into the debate tomorrow, Wednesday, October 19, when two of the world’s leading experts on electronic cigarettes share the stage at the 2016 William J. Bicknell Lecture. Headlined E-cigarettes: Good Idea? Bad Idea?
BU Bridge (Boston University)
added Oct 18, 2016 19:02
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[West Virginia] Southern campuses to go tobacco-free

Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College has announced it will go tobacco-free beginning July 1, 2017. The policy will take effect on all campuses and sites. After this time, no tobacco use of any kind will be permitted on Southern property
Logan (WV) Banner
added Oct 17, 2016 15:07

Check out photos, videos of Alabama players celebrating with victory cigars

. It is against NCAA rules to smoke the cigars in the locker room but the winning team annually accepts the penalty as part of the tradition.
added Oct 16, 2016 16:20
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[New Mexico] UNM counts down to a smoke and tobacco-free campus

by the Fall of 2017 smoking and other tobacco use (including e-cigarettes) will be further restricted on campus and relegated to a few remaining designated smoking areas. The hope and expectation is that eventually UNM will eliminate all of the designate
University of New Mexico
added Oct 13, 2016 19:53

[Michigan] School of Public Health recognizes former dean Ken Warner at symposium

held a day-long symposium Monday honoring former dean Ken Warner’s work on tobacco control and population health. About 850 people were in attendance at the biennial event, which in addition to honoring Warner — who is set to retire next May — also encou
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Oct 11, 2016 15:15
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[Montana] Smoking declining four years after MSU went tobacco-free

“Overall, yes, it’s successful,” said Marci Torres, MSU’s health advancement director. “We still have some challenges, but that’s not any different from any campus.” MSU went tobacco-free in August 2012. That marked a historic change for a campus where
Bozeman (MT) Chronicle
added Oct 9, 2016 14:42

Group Seeks Smoke-Free Referendum

A student-led initiative, Smoke Free Georgetown has launched a Facebook page and petition to ask for a studentwide referendum on banning smoking on campus. A new student-led group advocating for a smoke-free campus is petitioning the Georgetown Universit
The Hoya (Georgetown University)
added Oct 7, 2016 23:07
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