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[Utah] Dixie State University Becomes Tobacco-Free Campus

Dixie State University in St. George has become Utah's first public institution of higher education to ban all forms of tobacco on campus. "It was a student-driven initiative that was in the works for almost four complete years," DSU Dean of Students Del
KUTV CBS 2 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Jan 4, 2014 04:50
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UCLA Recieves $3M to Combat Secondhand Smoke in L.A. Apartment Buildings

The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research received a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to combat the effects of secondhand smoke on low-income Latino and black families living in Los Angeles-area apartment buildings,
MyNewsLA.com
added Oct 1, 2014 14:19
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[Canada] 'Gross!' Smokers recoil from new packaging

Outside a hospital and at a local college, there was near-universal disgust at what many said was the suddenly more-prominent picture of a cancer-ridden tongue on the pack they held in their hands. Australian research showed that a year after plain pack
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Jul 24, 2016 15:24
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[Louisiana] LSU Cigar Society kicks off as a registered student organization

The Cigar Society was started by international studies sophomore Geoffrey Place and electrical engineering sophomore Kyle Stevens to teach students the history and culture surrounding cigars and tobacco. “I feel like there’s a lot of views on cigars, whe
The Reveille (LSU)
added May 1, 2015 13:35
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[California] Setting a trend for tobacco’s end

Elk Grove students have joined a mission to make California State University Sacramento (CSUS) the first tobacco-free CSU campus. The university’s student-run campaign, Hornets for a Healthy Hive is working to “Set a Trend for Tobacco’s End,” as its mis
Elk Grove (CA) Citizen
added Oct 30, 2013 00:12
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[Massachusetts] YUZBASIOGLU: POV: Smoking and Your Sex Life

So if that motorcyclist in a leather jacket with a cigarette in hand turns you on, think again. Smokers are less likely to have children, experience sexual pleasure, or even perform. Even frequent secondhand smoke has been found to cause a small (althoug
BU Bridge (Boston University)
added Oct 15, 2013 02:22
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[Indiana] Campus smoking ban pushes smokers onto private property

Not content with banning smoking on all outdoor university property, administrators at Ball State University are cracking down on off-campus smoking as well. Police officers working for the Indiana university have issued tickets to at least three people
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Sep 19, 2013 02:36
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[Uae] Nixing nicotine for Dubai teens: Emiratis raise smoking age to 21

A coordinated effort by all municipalities to raise the legal age of smoking should be easy, just as Dubai had done, a senior Ministry of Health official said. “Many (young people) start smoking when in the University,“ said Dr Wedad Al Maidoor, head of
Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added Nov 7, 2013 03:45
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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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Expelling tobacco: More Georgia colleges tighten rules to clear the air

Several Georgia colleges began to take more interest in such restrictions after Emory University, an Atlanta institution with a nationwide reputation, declared in 2012 that it was becoming tobacco-free. That means it now prohibits all forms of tobacco us
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Sep 10, 2013 12:32
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