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[Michigan] E-cigs, medical marijuana banned at Muskegon Community College e-cigarette

The board of trustees recently updated the college's no-smoking policy to reflect changing times. While there have been reports of students smoking e-cigarettes in class, there have been none of students partaking in medical marijuana, said college Presi
Muskegon (MI) Chronicle
added Mar 27, 2015 14:18
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[Vermont] UVM Campus Smoking-Ban Proposal Sparks Debate

she opposes a proposal to ban tobacco altogether from the UVM campus. The new rule was supposed to go into effect in January but stalled partly due to objections from students. College students are adults, and they should be free to make decisions about
Seven Days (Burlington, VT)
added Mar 25, 2015 12:39
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[New York] E-Cigarette Use in College Tied to Other Risky Behaviors

College students who use tobacco, marijuana and/or binge drink are more likely to use electronic cigarettes, researchers report. The study included more than 1,400 students, aged 18 to 23, at four colleges/universities in upstate New York who took part
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 18, 2015 12:49
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[Texas] Hardin-Simmons University to implement tobacco, smoke free campus policy

The new policy will prohibit the use of tobacco products on all university owned and leased properties. The school is providing counseling and class to help students, faculty and staff quit smoking.
KTXS (Abilene, TX)
added Jan 20, 2015 13:17
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Hookah use predicts cigarette smoking progression among college smokers

Recent hookah use predicted increased cigarette smoking over 6 months in a college sample. These are the first prospective data demonstrating this relationship, indicating the value of developing strategies to prevent hookah use among college students.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 16, 2015 10:18
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Top Universities Allow Students To Buy Cigarettes With Campus Debit Cards

A new study shows that just over one-tenth of the U.S. News & World Report's top 100 universities allow students to purchase tobacco using campus debit cards, which are often filled by money from student loans, grants and scholarships or money from parent
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 9, 2015 11:49
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[North Carolina] Reynolds donates Whitaker Park to group that includes Wake Forest

it has chosen to donate Whitaker Park to a local redevelopment group that includes Wake Forest University... “We’re pleased that a local group has stepped forward and committed resources towards repurposing this great and historic plant and its surroundi
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 7, 2015 15:47
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[Arkansas] Churches, university join in anti-smoking campaign

Churches in Pine Bluff and the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff are joining in an anti-smoking campaign that leaders of the group say is aimed primarily at black churchgoers...the churches are banning smoking on their properties. He calls smoking a sc
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 30, 2014 07:17
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[Canada] Province moves to ban smoking on patios, sale of cigarettes on college campuses

Smokers will have to butt out on patios and in parks across the province as the Liberal government plans to reintroduce anti-smoking legislation. The new legislation, which will take effect on Jan. 1, also prohibits the sale of tobacco products on colle
CityNews CP24 (ca)
added Nov 7, 2014 11:39
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[Washington] LaFERRIERE: The smoke also rises: Should Gonzaga be smoke-free?

A smoke-free Gonzaga is also simply consistent with the ideal of Cura Personalis. Drugs, even explicit pharmaceuticals, cannot be treated unequally here. All drugs should be educated against in regard to their potentially harmful effects on our bodies, m
Gonzaga Bulletin (Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA)
added Nov 6, 2014 14:49
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