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Kathleen Sebelius | Join effort to make the next generation tobacco-free

Whether it's other retailers following CVS's lead, more colleges and universities joining the 2,000 schools that are part of the Department of Health and Human Services' National Tobacco-Free College Campus Initiative (, or movie stu
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Feb 21, 2014 15:18

[UK] College indirectly invests £785000 in tobacco industry

Earlier this week the London Student revealed that Imperial College has £785,000 indirectly invested in tobacco companies. This conflicts with the extensive cancer research done by Imperial academics.
Felix-Imperial Colleges Student Newspaper
added Feb 21, 2014 14:56

[Hawaii] EDITORIAL: Ban smoking at all UH campuses ($$)

A few years ago, it looked as if the University of Hawaii also would be at the forefront of this laudable national movement, which protects nonsmokers from lethal second-hand smoke and the social pressure to take up the addictive, deadly and expensive ha
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Feb 21, 2014 14:49

[Louisiana] NSU to prohibit tobacco use on campuses

Northwestern State University will become a tobacco free campus effective Aug. 1, with a new policy that will prohibit tobacco use on all NSU campuses, according to a release from the university. According to Vice President for University Affairs Marcus
Beauregard (LA) Daily News
added Feb 21, 2014 13:10

[Utah] KLEINER: Don't subjugate smokers with a majority rule

Instead of simply counting voices, we should pay attention to the operative principles behind those opinions. Why do people support the ban, and do they have principled reasons for doing so? At best, those advocating the smoking ban are making an argumen
The Utah Statesman (Utah State University)
added Feb 22, 2014 10:11

[North Carolina] Reynolds American donated $11.6 million to non-profits in 2013, helping transform communities (PDF)

The Reynolds American Foundation donated a total of $6.1 million in 2013, including employee matching grants. The Foundation’s largest contributions were to Wake Forest University, Winston- Salem State University and the annual campaign of the United Way
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Feb 20, 2014 11:06

[Louisiana] Northwestern State University to go tobacco-free on campus

Northwestern State University has become the latest institute of higher learning in Northwest Louisiana to announce plans to go tobacco-free on campus. The new policy will become effective August 1, and will prohibit tobacco use on all Northwestern Stat
KSLA-TV Ch. 12
added Feb 18, 2014 21:10

[Australia] No Smoking Here: Examining Reasons for Noncompliance With a Smoke-Free Policy in a Large University

Conclusions: Creating a culture of compliance at the University remains a significant challenge, especially considering the size of the campus, the high proportion of international students, and the logistics associated with monitoring smoking behavior in
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 19, 2014 08:40

[Connecticut] DIX: Colleges should be smoke-free or taxed

University of Hartford where I teach, one of the biggest challenges is avoiding secondhand college, smoking isn't just deadly. It's instructional. It teaches smokers to be inconsiderate, nonsmokers to be apathetic and children to become smokers
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Feb 15, 2014 23:20

[Massachusetts] BLOMQUIST: When there’s smoke there’s fire

Banning smoking on the Common actually worsens the problem of secondhand smoke for nonsmoking citizens. It can be reasonably assumed that rather than quit smoking, smokers will smoke on the sidewalks. The Common is a large, mostly flat area of land where
Berkeley Beacon (Emerson College)
added Feb 13, 2014 12:04
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