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[Michigan] MSU now tobacco free

Michigan State University’s tobacco-free ordinance went into effect Aug. 15, banning the use of any form of tobacco on campus property. The ordinance applies to all property governed by the Board of Trustees and includes not only main campus but also all
Michigan State University (MSU)
added Aug 17, 2016 23:36
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community college grant initiative now open for california campuses

truth Initiative is opening a final round of its 2016-17 Community College Grant Initiative specifically for the state of California – which has sought ways to get tobacco off its state university and community college campuses.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 17, 2016 14:24
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TRENDS IN PERCEPTION OF RISK AND AVAILABILITY OF SUBSTANCE USE AMONG FULL-TIME COLLEGE STUDENTS [FREE FULL TEXT]

NSDUH respondents were asked to report on their past month...full-time college students aged 18 to 22 were less likely than same-aged young adults who were not full-time college students to have smoked cigarettes in the past month (17.9 vs. 32.6 percent)
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
added Aug 16, 2016 17:34
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[Florida] Smokers scramble as UT joins growing list of campuses banning all tobacco use

It was the first day of a campus-wide smoking ban at the University of Tampa, so the 26-year-old graduate student had to extend his five-minute smoke breaks to 15 minutes — enough time to leave campus for a patch of sidewalk where he could light up witho
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Aug 5, 2016 20:12
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First Rule of the Job Hunt: Find Something You Love to Do

I once posed this question to Cornell seniors...when I asked them how much more the pro-tobacco job would have to pay before they would change their minds, they demanded an average salary premium of more than 80 percent.
New York Times
added Jul 22, 2016 16:56
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[Asia, India] Ban up in smoke, tobacco shops thriving

Allahabad...scores of 'gumtis' are still doing brisk business near schools. The situation is worse near schools running in lanes and remote areas. The Allahabad high court, in its order on June 30, has banned the sale of tobacco and liquor around 500-metr
Times of India
added Jul 15, 2016 21:34
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[Michigan] FDA decision brings University e-cigarette simulation to attention

Paula Lantz, associate dean for research and policy engagement, echoed Cherng’s statements and said in an email interview that there is merit to the argument that too much regulation for e-cigarettes could be detrimental.
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added May 12, 2016 03:43
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[Wisconsin] UW-Madison's Smoke-Free Policy Now Includes E-Cigarettes

"UW-Madison's smoke-free policy, like many smoke-free policies, was written prior to electronic smoking devices becoming common. So our policy was essentially silent on the issue. What we found was that we had a patchwork of interpretations going on."
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added May 2, 2016 19:37
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[Louisiana] Grace period ends and smoking ban goes into full effect

During the fall semester, there was a grace period allotted for students and staff to get accustomed to a tobacco-free campus. The grace period was lifted in Febraury 2016. According to Loyola’s “Frequently Asked Questions” press release, students and fa
The Maroon (Loyola University)
added Apr 16, 2016 10:44
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[New York] Binghamton University set to be tobacco-free in 2017

The initiative entails a “tobacco-free” campus as opposed to “smoke-free,” which means all forms of tobacco are banned, such as chewing and dipping tobacco as well as cigarettes and electronic cigarettes. It would ban the use of such materials on propert
Binghamton University Pipe Dream
added Apr 12, 2016 14:35
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