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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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[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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[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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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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[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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[California] OCC may become smoke free

The district board could vote to ban tobacco on all three campuses.
The Coast Report (Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA)
added Oct 2, 2013 13:51
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Alabama locker room was 'a big cloud of smoke' after Tennessee win

Bryant-Denny Stadium was hazy with smoke from fans celebrating the Third Saturday in October win with cigars. Fans were imitating a longstanding Alabama football team tradition of firing up cigars after a win against the Volunteers. It's technically agai
AL.com
added Oct 26, 2015 17:47
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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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[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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[Kentucky] EKU announces move toward tobacco-free campus

Eastern Kentucky University President Michael Benson on Friday announced that a task force has been established to finalize a tobacco-free policy on campus, to take effect June 1.
Richmond (KY) Register
added Sep 28, 2013 17:39
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