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[Canada] Université De Montréal Permanently Bans E-Cigarettes

Starting November 1st e-cigarettes will be officially prohibited on the Université de Montréal campus. A new legislation approved on October 7th by the university’s Executive Committee, the policy set to be enforced at the dawn of November will equate e-
MTL BLog (ca)
added Oct 31, 2014 11:32
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[New York] SU considering smoking ban that would take effect summer 2015

- After more than ten years talking about it, Syracuse University may soon be ready to tell you to put out your cigarette on campus. Public health professor Tom Dennison has been helping the university craft the policy, which would ban tobacco use on camp
CNY Central (Syracuse, NY)
added Oct 31, 2014 11:16

[California] Smoking on campus continues despite smoking ban

Although the policy is into its second semester, many students and faculty still feel it’s presence on campus. “I’ve seen it a lot by the transit station, and a few when walking from the bridge from the dorms,” nursing sophomore Ariana Chaney said. “I’ve
Daily Aztec (San Diego State U.)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:22

[Florida] Perspective: Chiefland grads question 'Big Tobacco' at UF

some students there are questioning why "big tobacco" was invited to speak Sept. 22. The meeting with tobacco company Altria...took place in UF’s Hough Hall, the new building for business graduate students, and was publicized by faculty in the business c
Chiefland (FL) Citizen
added Oct 24, 2014 13:13

[Virginia] ALJASSAR: A smoke-free Grounds

secondhand smoking is a problem for nonsmokers that can be diminished with a public smoking ban. There are real risks associated with secondhand smoking even in small amounts.
The Cavalier Daily (U. of Virginia)
added Oct 17, 2014 11:31
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[South Carolina] EDITORIAL: USCB right to go tobacco-free

The school system, including places of higher learning, have a role to play in educating and discouraging the practice. One out of every 13 U.S. children living today -- 5.6 million in total -- will die early because of smoking-related diseases if we don
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Oct 15, 2014 20:33

[New York] TESSLER: University should strengthen smoking policy

It is unfair that city residents, including NYU students, must be subjected to secondhand smoke. Students must walk through a cloud of toxins when trying to enter their dorm, study or eat at a dining hall. Both city and university officials must take init
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Oct 15, 2014 07:43
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[South Carolina] USCB to go tobacco-free in January / Brings clinics, nicotine patches to campus to help students, faculty quit smoking

Exactly one year after the University of South Carolina went tobacco-free, its Beaufort branch will follow suit. Beginning Jan. 1, USCB no longer will allow the use of any tobacco products -- including chewing tobacco and electronic cigarettes -- on eit
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Oct 14, 2014 13:47

University of Alaska considering tobacco ban on its campuses

University of Alaska leaders are drafting a policy that could ban tobacco use at its statewide campuses as soon as next year. The momentum for a smoke-free university system in Alaska has steadily been building, thanks to student pressure and a larger shi
Fairbanks (AK) Daily News-Miner
added Oct 14, 2014 20:26

[Texas] Colleges outlawing smoking on campus

As of Oct. 1, there are at least 1,478 completely smoke-free campuses ... Sophia Chapman, director of the Office of Student Conduct at Texas Tech, said Tech is not currently on the way to becoming a smoke-free campus, but the university does have operatin
Daily Toreador (Texas Tech University)
added Oct 9, 2014 11:09
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