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[New York] Students, professors split on Bloomberg's e-cigarette ban

Efrain Azmitia, professor of biology at NYU, said e-cigarettes are a safe way to inhale nicotine. “E-cigarettes are an effective and clean, safe [way] to deliver the drug nicotine by inhalation,” Azmitia said. “The e-cigarettes avoid the tar and many of
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Jan 30, 2014 12:37
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[New York] SUNY Potsdam restricts tobacco use

began its long-announced tobacco-restricted campus this year, limiting all tobacco use to approved zones. The new rules apply to students, faculty and staff, and include all tobacco products. This includes cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco and even ele
Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added Jan 24, 2014 15:36
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[California] Campus begins school-wide tobacco ban

Members of the UC Berkeley community returning for the spring semester will notice signs across campus informing them of the tobacco-free policy that went into effect Jan.1. The ban covers all tobacco products — even those that are smokeless — for stude
Daily Californian (UC Berkeley)
added Jan 23, 2014 16:35
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[Nevada] UNR officials, students eye campus-wide smoking ban

UNR President Marc Johnson wants the campus to join a growing number of colleges and universities across the nation that have adopted smoke- and tobacco-free policies.
Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal
added Jan 21, 2014 20:11
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[California] EDITORIAL: No butts allowed

getting smarter, both as a generation enrolled in college and as a nation evolving with science. The University of California was smart in joining the rally against smoking; now, it’s time for the California State University to do the same.
Sonoma State University Star
added Jan 21, 2014 18:57
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[Tennessee] Georgia university system to consider tobacco ban on campuses

With the exception of the smoking hut Wilson visits, Dalton State is a tobacco-free campus. In a 2008 survey at the school, 67 percent of participants voted for the ban, which includes smokeless forms of tobacco.
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Jan 21, 2014 03:14
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[California] LETTER: Blowing Smoke at a Smoke and Tobacco Free UCSB

A general consensus of students seems to agree: We should have a voice on matters like these. Because if the UC President has the authority to create a radical policy like this without any student consent, what policy is next to come?
Daily Nexus- UC Santa Barbara Student Newspaper
added Jan 18, 2014 02:04
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[California] MOSS: Smoke and Mirrors

So long as there is a mutual respect between smokers and nonsmokers, there is no need for laws like those now instituted in the UC campuses. If the efforts of anti-smoking activism go too far, we may find ourselves with a controversy where previously non
Daily Nexus- UC Santa Barbara Student Newspaper
added Jan 17, 2014 18:04
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[Hawaii] Smoking ban yet to be implemented

The ban was set to take effect on Jan. 1, 2014. “The ban will not be implemented as of Jan. 1, 2014, pending ongoing discussions with faculty and staff representatives,” Ideta said. The Office of the Vice President for Administration and the Chief Fina
Ka Leo O Hawai'i [University of Hawaii]
added Jan 17, 2014 18:02
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[South Carolina] USC anti-smoking effort earns spot at White House ceremony

When health officials gather Friday at the White House to tout 50 years of progress against cigarette smoking, the higher education representative on the dais will be from the University of South Carolina. Gene Luna, associate vice president for student
Columbia (SC) State
added Jan 17, 2014 01:42
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