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If you want a smoke, chances are you'll be having it off campus

Students at an increasing number of colleges nationwide must smoke tobacco products off campus thanks to a spike in schools with tobacco-free and smoke-free policies, according to a report from American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation ... says that over 1,5
USA Today
added Aug 28, 2015 19:49

[Arizona] Smoke and Mirrors: A One-Year Review of the UA's Tobacco and Nicotine Policy

“Over time, it was evident that social enforcement was not incentive enough for ongoing compliance for some smokers”...Some UA students agree with ASU’s logic, and they have started a petition...calling for the university to “enforce the UA smoking and to
Arizona Daily Wildcat
added Aug 28, 2015 17:32
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Summer Is High Time for College Kids Trying Illegal Substances

U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), said in an agency news release.... The report also found that the peak times for college students to start smoking cigarettes are June, September and October.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 27, 2015 13:04

[California] Berkeley City Council considers raising legal age for purchasing tobacco products

If the ordinance passes, Berkeley will join a number of other areas — such as Healdsburg, California; the state of Hawaii; and New York City — that have all implemented similar laws.
Daily Californian (UC Berkeley)
added Aug 26, 2015 23:36

[California] San Jose State tobacco, vaping ban takes effect

students were greeted by baby blue banners and posters advertising the campus's new smoking ban rather than throngs of students and teachers puffing away. Effective Aug. 1, all tobacco products and e-cigarettes were banned at SJSU following years of effo
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Aug 25, 2015 20:14

[California] RAO: Stop tackling issues in only black and white

Implementation of laws like these also creates the impression that there is only one way or the other to handle an issue. We need to embrace the grey areas because it teaches us to think. In an environment that should be encouraging critical thinking and
Spartan Daily (San Jose State U.)
added Aug 20, 2015 14:56

[California] STROUD: Smoking ban is what's best for campus

What the SJSU community is saying is that they want their second home to be a healthier place for everyone, even though it will rub another portion of that community the wrong way. The administration didn't just impose their will on smoking students. Th
Spartan Daily (San Jose State U.)
added Aug 20, 2015 14:54

[Iowa] UI set to go tobacco-free on Monday

Starting Monday, the University of Iowa will become the first of the state’s three public universities to ban all forms of tobacco on its campus. Smoking cigarettes was outlawed at UI in conjunction with the state’s Smoke Free Air Act in 2008, but e-cig
Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier
added Aug 19, 2015 18:45
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[Kansas] KCKCC becomes smoke and tobacco free

Students, faculty and staff will notice a big change as they return to Kansas City Kansas Community College this semester. KCKCC is now 100 percent smoke and tobacco free. “There has been a desire to go tobacco free that dates back seven to nine years,
Wyandotte Daily (Kansas City, KS)
added Aug 18, 2015 09:24

[Michigan] Wayne State University Will Ban Smoking And E-Cigs This Week

on August 19, Wayne State University students won’t have to worry about planning their route to class around smokers anymore. Wayne State University has announced that its main campus and extension centers will be smoke-free and tobacco-free August 19.
Daily Detroit
added Aug 18, 2015 04:53
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