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[Ireland] Trinity academics call for targeted smoking prevention in new study

The study...explores smoking and quitting behaviours among students. The study aims to assist College in developing ways to promote a smoke-free campus. The study aims to “aid the implementation of a smoke-free campus”, collecting data about the smoking
Trinity News (ie)
added Apr 29, 2017 03:08

Truth, CVS Aim to Make HBCUs Smoke-Free

The Truth Initiative and the CVS Health Foundation are joining together to make campuses at historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) 100 percent smoke- and tobacco-free. The organizations plans to work with students and administrators at HBCU
Washington Informer Newspaper
added Apr 27, 2017 20:15

[Nebraska] Metro Community College board votes to ban tobacco use on its property

The Metropolitan Community College board Tuesday night prohibited smoking, chewing tobacco and the use of electronic cigarettes anywhere on college property. The policy takes effect on Sept. 17 and will apply to vehicles owned and leased by the college.
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Apr 26, 2017 15:48

[Arkansas] Students Further Explore Effects of Smoking

A UA doctoral student is conducting a study on the effect of human proteins when exposed to smoke, with the first results showing smoking causes proteins to break down. UA doctoral student Abdullah Qassab tests this by isolating proteins in participants
Arkansas Traveler (University of Arkansas)
added Apr 26, 2017 15:48

[Ireland] Exams a bad time for stop smoking campaign

A survey of more than 700 students has found that smokers on a university campus are more likely to be aged 22 or above and live in their own accommodation — and that campaigns to raise awareness of quitting are more successful if timed away from exam ti
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Apr 26, 2017 01:16

[California] USC students question effects of new smoke-free policy

“We rarely get a complaint about people violating the no-smoking policy,” Carlisle said. Some students said they have continued to smoke on campus because they disagree with the idea of an absolute ban and believe that people who want to smoke should ha
Daily Trojan (University of Southern California)
added Apr 26, 2017 01:15

Smoke-free Advocacy Across Kentucky Honored at 10th Annual KCSP Conference

The Kentucky Center for Smoke-free Policy (KCSP) celebrated 10 years of partnering with communities across the Commonwealth to advocate for smoke-free policies during its annual conference, “Smoke-free Partnerships: Past. Present. Future.” on Tuesday, Apr
University of Kentucky
added Apr 21, 2017 19:26

[New Jersey] Tobacco, Smoking and Vapor Campus Use Policy

new University policies on the use of all tobacco and similar products will be effective September 1, 2017. The Division of Student Development and Campus Life carefully considered the information and advice contained in both the University Senate and St
Montclair State University
added Apr 21, 2017 19:26

[Washington] EDITORIAL: End the Lollygagging and Make EWU a Tobacco-Free Campus

The arguments for a tobacco-free campus are not simply tear-provoking stories of individual struggles with second hand smoke. They are valid health concerns based in statistics and research, which many forum-goers recited for the benefit of the collected
The Easterner (Eastern Washington University)
added Apr 20, 2017 18:42

[Ohio] Endowment dollars traced to tobacco, oil and private prison companies

In 2015, Ohio University banned the use of tobacco products on its Athens campus. Despite that, money invested in one of the world’s largest tobacco companies can be traced to the university’s endowment fund.
The Post Online (Ohio University)
added Apr 17, 2017 21:56
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