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[Vermont] Get your butt out of here: Smokers feel the squeeze

Beginning in July 2017, the Vermont State Colleges System (VSC) implemented policy 314, which requires each of its five subsidiaries to enforce and maintain a tobacco-free campus by July 1, 2018. Under the new policy, tobacco use in any form is now str
Basement Medicine (Johnson State College, VT)
added Sep 15, 2017 02:09
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[Nebraska] UNL joins colleges going smoke-free; policy includes university-owned property, parking lots around Memorial Stadium

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln next year will join a long lst of colleges and universities that have gone smoke-free. A wave of institutions have banned tobacco over the past 15 years, including Creighton University, the University of Nebraska at Om
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Sep 15, 2017 01:58
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[Illinois] Student Government Seeks Campus-Wide Smoking Ban

Student Government of Loyola Chicago (SGLC) is working on legislation that would ban cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco from Loyola’s campuses. Electronic cigarettes would not be included in the ban.
The Loyola PHOENIX (Loyola University Chicago)
added Sep 14, 2017 01:20
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[Arizona] ASU is tobacco free, but what about vaping?

Joe Sanchez, manager of the ASU Tobacco-Free Initiative (ASUTFI), said that while all tobacco-containing products are prohibited on campus, e-cigarettes, which do not contain tobacco (but may contain nicotine), are approved for outdoor use on all ASU pro
State Press (Arizona State University)
added Sep 14, 2017 01:48
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[Illinois] Editorial: Don’t blow smoke; enforce smoking ban

We need the smoking ban to work to ensure the health and safety of students and faculty, and while these regulations are a step in the right direction, we are still left with questions that need to be answered.
The Daily Illini (U. of Illinois)
added Oct 23, 2017 20:13
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[Kansas] Faculty Senate hears from Tobacco Task Force

Faculty Senate discussed the possibility of passing a bill that would help Emporia State join ranks with all other regent universities in becoming a tobacco free campus. There were several questions raised about the bill. “I haven’t used tobacco for pro
ESU Bulletin (Emporia State University)
added Sep 9, 2017 15:18
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California State University enforces system-wide smoking ban on every campus in California

Beginning with a letter originally issued by CSU President Mark Yudof in 2012 and ending with an executive order, the university system adopted the new policy. Each campus president is being asked to comply with the system-wide policy and create a smoke-
The Lumberjack (Humbolt State University)
added Sep 6, 2017 02:45
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[California] Tobacco-Free Policy Comes Into Effect

On Aug. 1, USF became a completely smoke and tobacco free campus after the tobacco-free campus policy came into effect. Public Safety is aware of the new policy, but students will not be disciplined for violations. Enforcement of this policy is the respo
San Francisco (CA) Foghorn (UCSF)
added Sep 1, 2017 13:21
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Exclusive e-cigarette use predicts cigarette initiation among college students

Findings extend existing research by showing that ENDS use by young adults is a specific risk factor for later cigarette initiation and not an extension of a constellation of existing tobacco use behaviors.
Addictive Behaviors
added Sep 6, 2017 16:40
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[UK] Having a degree helps cut heart attack risk by a third:

The researchers, from University College London and Oxford University, believe this is because educated people subsequently less likely to smoke, eat healthier diets and do more exercise.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2017 19:59
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