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[Texas] HAWK/FOXHALL: EndTobacco: It will take a village to tackle tobacco

In response to this tremendous opportunity to end tobacco and suffering, M.D. Anderson has compiled and customized a series of 110 actions in an evidence-based program aptly called EndTobacco. Guided by scientific evidence, past successful efforts in oth
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Jul 23, 2014 17:56
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[Massachusetts] For smokers, a Common spot revoked

Emerson students aren't the first ones to make Boston Common a hub for smokers. According to an article in the Boston Globe, Boston's relationship with smoking dates back to the 17th century, when the colony's Puritan founders effectively banned the use
Berkeley Beacon (Emerson College)
added Feb 2, 2014 13:45
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[Kentucky] Students question tobacco-free policies

Though the ban affects the NKU community as a whole, freshmen smokers living on campus this year are impacted by the stress entering college brings, on top of learning to live on a tobacco-free campus. Kayla Brown is one of these new students entering a
The Northerner (Northern Kentucky University)
added Aug 29, 2013 16:00
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[Alabama] Editorial: Blowing smoke up our butts: a failed policy

we congratulate the smokers of Auburn. You have proved the smoking policy, which went into effect fall semester of the 2012-2013 school year, to be the overzealous and ineffectual form of grand standing it is.
The Auburn (AL) Plainsman (Auburn University)
added Jun 18, 2013 11:11
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[Michigan] Student Senate passes resolution to limit smoking areas

The 2012-2013 Grand Valley State University Student Senate passed a resolution to create designated smoking areas throughout the GVSU campus at its final meeting Thursday.
Grand Valley Lanthorn (Grand Valley State University, MI)
added Apr 8, 2013 11:14
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[Maryland] FOX 5 Investigates: E-cigarettes

Many believe the electronic devices are healthier, but there is growing concern about what's in e-cigs and whether the candy-like flavors appeal to kids. Everything about them looks like a real cigarette, except the battery-operated devices heat up a ni
WTTG Fox 5 (Washington, DC)
added Feb 19, 2013 19:26
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[Michigan] EDITORIAL: Smoking policy at CMU a good one

However, this editorial board warns the policy review group that a complete ban of smoking on campus would most likely cause more problems. While it might seem like a trendy thing to do, considering places like the University of Michigan have it in pla
Central Michigan Life
added Nov 19, 2012 15:46
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[Ohio] Students flout smoke-free campus policy

The Miami Student (Miami University, Oxford, OH)
added Sep 19, 2012 17:38
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[Ohio] Smoking bans spread

How far should health rules affecting public spaces go? To parks? To colleges?
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Jul 12, 2012 10:12
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Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Policies in Colleges and Universities ― United States and Territories, 2017

As of November 2017, at least 2,082 U.S. colleges and universities had smoke-free policies, twice as many as in 2012. Among these campuses, 1,743 (83.7%) had tobacco-free policies and some specifically prohibited electronic cigarette use (1,658 [79.6%])
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 21, 2018 18:49
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