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Tobacco-Free Policies on the Rise Across US Colleges and Universities

More than twice as many U.S. college and university campuses were smoke free or tobacco free in 2017 as in 2012, according to a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation (ANRF), published
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jul 19, 2018 14:37
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Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Policies in Colleges and Universities ― United States and Territories, 2017

As of November 2017, at least 2,082 U.S. colleges and universities had smoke-free policies, twice as many as in 2012. Among these campuses, 1,743 (83.7%) had tobacco-free policies and some specifically prohibited electronic cigarette use (1,658 [79.6%])
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 21, 2018 18:49
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Smoke-Free Campuses Surge Nationwide

As of November 2017, at least 2,082 U.S. college and university campuses – including those of public, private, community, historically black and tribal schools – had smoke-free policies, up from 774 campuses in 2012 – the year the federal government and
U.S. News & World Report
added Jun 21, 2018 18:46
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: ECU’s new smoking policy will benefit campus health

We, the editorial staff of The East Carolinian, believe this new policy is for the greater good of the ECU community and will benefit students in the long run. By restricting tobacco usage on campus, the university is making a definitive statement that
The East Carolinian
added Jun 20, 2018 14:08
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New Foundation Revives Debate About Health Research Funded by Big Tobacco

“Will people take their money? Yes,” said Cheryl Healton, DPH, dean of the New York University College of Global Health. Healton has not yet signed the statement because it is still under review by an ad hoc faculty committee at her institution. “Will t
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Jun 19, 2018 12:13
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[North Carolina] ECU kicking butts: New policy places strict controls on tobacco use

East Carolina University is kicking butts and earning praise for doing so. An ECU policy that goes into effect July 1 prohibits all forms of tobacco use within 100 feet of buildings on main campus and bans tobacco completely on the health sciences campu
Greenville (NC) Daily Reflector
added Jun 15, 2018 07:55
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[Canada] U of R banning smoking on campus

The University of Regina will become smoke free by the end of August. Gina Martin reports
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jun 14, 2018 09:25
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[Connecticut] Vaping: 100 words or less E-cigarette sellers offering essay-based scholarships

A growing number of e-cigarette and vaporizer sellers have started offering college scholarships as a way to get their brands listed on university websites and to get students to write essays about the potential benefits of vaping. The tactic is taken f
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 10, 2018 22:26
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Vaping essays: E-cigarette sellers offering scholarships

A growing number of e-cigarette and vaporizer sellers have started offering college scholarships as a way to get their brands listed on university websites and to get students to write essays about the potential benefits of vaping.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 13:45
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[Colorado] He Started Vaping As A Teen And Now Says Habit Is 'Impossible To Let Go'

Julien Lavandier, a Colorado State University student, started smoking e-cigarettes as a high school sophomore. He says he's now hooked on Juul and has been unable to quit.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jun 8, 2018 15:08
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