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Wayward University of California campus finally bans e-cigarettes, too

"Effective Jan. 1, 2014, the University of California will be entirely smoke- and tobacco-free," said John Strobo, UC's senior vice president for health sciences and services. That ban, he said, applies "across all campuses and facilities." With Irvine's
San Francisco (CA) Business Times
added Jan 15, 2014 08:34

[California] UC Irvine reversing course on e-cigarette use

The ban is being expanded to bring the Irvine campus into alignment with a University of California systemwide directive that prohibits the use of all nicotine products in indoor and outdoor areas, university spokeswoman Cathy Lawhon said.
Orange County (CA) Register
added Jan 15, 2014 08:39

[Florida] E-cigarettes questioned on smoke-free campus

Students have mixed emotions as to whether e-cigarettes should be encouraged or discouraged on UCF’s smoke-free campus. Marketed as a healthier alternative to curve tobacco cravings, electronic cigarette popularity is on the rise, leading some smokers
Central Florida Future
added Jan 13, 2014 21:57

[Florida] TOBACK: Experts face new challenges in fight against smoking

The fight against tobacco 50 years later has won some battles, such as making the Surgeon General Report, tax increases on cigarettes, restrictions on where one can smoke, including college campuses now. But until the prevalence rate is zero percent, the
Fsview & Florida Flambeau (Florida State University)
added Jan 13, 2014 21:56

No butts: Ohio State budgeted $100K on tobacco ban signs

Ohio State has spent roughly half its $100,000 signage budget to make sure when visitors come to campus, they remember to put out their cigarettes. OSU’s tobacco ban went into effect Jan. 1, and $43,000 has already been spent for signs and banners promot
The Ohio State Lantern
added Jan 13, 2014 06:18

Baptists, culture agree about smoking: Stop it

50th anniversary of the Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking, tobacco stands out as one of the few moral issues on which both Baptists and the culture generally agree... The Southern Baptist Convention passed its first anti-tobacco resolution in 1933
Associated Baptist Press
added Jan 12, 2014 04:13

Louisiana State University Eunice Adopts Tobacco-Free Policy

, a Fresh Campus grantee of the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living (TFL), has officially adopted a tobacco-free policy for its campus in Eunice. The policy went into effect on Jan. 1, 2014. As classes resume Monday, Jan. 13, LSU Eunice and TFL are (Lafayette, LA)
added Jan 11, 2014 12:49

[Asia, India] EDITORIAL: Enforce the ban

Governments, social organisations and educational institutions must make more serious efforts address the problem of tobacco use.
Deccan Herald (in)
added Jan 10, 2014 05:37

The Surgeon General's Report at 50: Not a Golden Anniversary

“Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General’s Report,” a film by Dr. Alan Blum, director of UA’s Center for the Study of Tobacco and Society, chronicles what Blum calls “the fear, foot-dragging and squandering of funds on the part of public he
added Jan 9, 2014 16:56

Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General's Report

chronicles the fear, foot-dragging, and squandering of funds ... include: the record profits of the nation's leading cigarette manufacturer Altria, maker of Marlboro; the company's campus recruitment of college students as the new Marlboro sales force; a
You Tube
added Jan 9, 2014 17:12
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