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[Virginia] Turning a new leaf with tobacco money

The Virginia Tobacco Commission is helping more and more students in the Dan River Region with an expanded scholarship program — providing about $400,000 to Danville Community College students this year.
Danville (VA) Register & Bee
added Dec 13, 2014 20:55
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Alabama A&M will become smoke-free campus in 2014

The school's board of trustees today approved a campus-wide smoke-free policy that will go into effect Jan. 1, 2014. The policy, which states it is "In the interest of promoting the health, well-being and safety of students, faculty, staff and campus vi
AL.com
added Oct 26, 2013 03:31
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Colleges move toward absolute bans on smoking

Bans on tobacco in all its forms are being enacted or considered at perhaps half of campuses nationwide, sometimes over the objections of student smokers, staff and faculty. The movement is driven by mounting evidence of the health risks of secondhand smo
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2012 11:17
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[Florida] University Experts Renew Denials of Links Between Tobacco and Disease

Willard E. Fee Jr....suggested Listerine mouthwash as an alternative cause of Ms. Hetzner’s cancer...Merrill A. Biel...Kim R. Jones...Philip Morris...suggested...Jackler has undisclosed ties to plaintiffs’ lawyers...president of the American Head and Neck
The Chronicle of Higher Education
added Jul 17, 2015 17:41
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[Canada] University of Calgary bans indoor use of e-cigarettesx

Classrooms and study wings are no place for the use of popular e-cigarettes, according to new rules implemented on Calgary's largest post-secondary campus.
Metro (ca)
added Dec 23, 2014 22:01
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[New Jersey] U. to review smoking policy amid national changes, community complaints

“Rights, Rules, Responsibilities” delineates the University’s current smoking policy, saying that smoking is prohibited in all indoor workplaces and places of public access by law and by University policy. The document adds a variety of examples of loca
Daily Princetonian
added Nov 25, 2014 10:08
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[Canada] NOT ON MY CAMPUS COLLECTIVE: End tobacco sales at the University of Manitoba

The intention of this article is to inspire readers to think about how eliminating tobacco sales at the U of M will have positive health benefits for the student body. We advocate for Manitoba to become one of the provinces in Canada that prohibits tobac
The Manitoban (University of Manitoba) (ca)
added Oct 21, 2013 23:36
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[Florida] US college students believe hookah safer than cigarette

Many college students in the US consider hookah smoking safer than smoking cigarettes, despite emerging evidence otherwise, a new study has found. Researchers at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Public Health examined the prevalence of h
Business Standard (in)
added Dec 14, 2014 14:10
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[Kentucky] Work begun on EKU tobacco-free policy

Eastern Kentucky University President Michael Benson announced in a video Sept. 27 that a campus-wide tobacco free policy was being developed by a university task force.
Richmond (KY) Register
added Oct 6, 2013 06:17
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Oklahoma State University delays proposed e-cigarette ban

university officials said the proposal didn't go through “normal processes” before being included on the agenda for Friday's meeting of the Board of Regents for OSU and the A&M Colleges. University officials will continue to review OSU's campus tobacco p
The Oklahoman
added Oct 25, 2013 01:51
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