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[Georgia] Regents might ban all tobacco use at UGA

University of Georgia might soon lose its status as the only educational institution in Athens that still allows smoking on campus. Under a policy the state Board of Regents is set to discuss at its monthly meeting Wednesday, tobacco use would be banned
Athens (GA) Banner-Herald
added Jan 6, 2014 13:51
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Florida State campus to become tobacco-free in 2014

will be 100 percent tobacco free starting Jan. 1, 2014. The new policy will prohibit the use of all tobacco products on university-owned property or property managed by FSU. All students, faculty, staff and visitors on campus will be asked to honor the un
Fsview & Florida Flambeau (Florida State University)
added Jan 6, 2014 13:50
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[California] UCSB Bans Smoking on Campus

UCSB was one of the later campuses to go smoke-free, implementing the ban later than campuses like UCLA, which banned smoking and tobacco products as early as April of last year.
Daily Nexus- UC Santa Barbara Student Newspaper
added Jan 6, 2014 13:40
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[Maryland] No Butts About It: UMd. Smoking Ban Lacks Enforcement

The push for a smoke-free campus is underway at the University of Maryland, College Park, but is administration just blowing smoke? Last July, the university joined the rest of the University System of Maryland institutions in banning smoking on-campus.
WNEW 99.1 FM (Lanham, MD)
added Jan 6, 2014 13:46
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Campus smoking ban begins at Ohio State

Students will return from winter break on Monday under a new policy that forbids any tobacco use on university property. But rather than penalize violators, the new rules rely on passers-by to remind smokers politely of the ban.
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jan 4, 2014 13:28
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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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[New York] RODU: NYU to e-cigarette users: Cigarettes are healthier

allegation is demonstrably false. Numerous published studies comparing e-cigarette vapor and cigarette smoke reveal that the latter contains much higher concentrations of nicotine and toxic agents (this is one of many examples). I am not aware of any legi
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Jan 4, 2014 13:10
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[California] Smoking ban to be a campus-by-campus decision, officials say

Whether a California State University campus is completely smoke-free is up to each individual school, King said. Both the University of California system and schools within the California State system are taking some measures to ensure smoking will no
Vallejo (CA) Times-Herald
added Jan 4, 2014 04:49
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[China, California] EDITORIAL: Our Voice: Big ban on campus

The Desert Sun encourages all colleges to ban smoking, including the UC and Cal State satellite campuses in Palm Desert and College of the Desert. It is a nasty, deadly and intrusive habit that adds $9.1 billion year to health care costs in California al
Palm Springs (CA) Desert Sun
added Jan 3, 2014 00:49
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[California] VIDEO: UC Irvine To Allow E-Cigarettes, Chewing Tobacco Despite UC Ban

Mike Landa reports UC Irvine's decision to allow electronic cigarettes and chewing tobacco sets it apart from the other eight campuses.
CBS 2 News / KCAL 9 (Los Angeles, CA)
added Jan 2, 2014 00:08
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