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University of Delaware University announces all campuses are tobacco-free

-Acting on a student-led initiative to ensure a healthy campus environment, the University of Delaware has announced that all campuses will be tobacco-free beginning this month. The new policy, which went into effect Aug. 1, prohibits the use of all toba
University of Delaware
added Aug 1, 2014 15:50
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[Michigan] College bans tobacco use

People will have to leave their tobacco at home if they are heading to St. Clair County Community College. The college is banning all tobacco use on campus. "We wanted a healthier environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors," said Chris Sebas
Port Huron (MI) Times Herald
added Aug 1, 2014 10:49
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Louisiana schools go smoke-free Friday

Starting Friday, public colleges and universities in Louisiana will be required to make their campuses smoke-free. Several schools have taken a step beyond that, making their campuses tobacco-free as well, including all of Central Louisiana’s colleges a
Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added Jul 31, 2014 16:17
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[Alaska] Hometown U: The students behind the smoke-free campus initiative

With the majority student voice known, Chancellor Tom Case has asked faculty and staff leaders to poll their constituents at the start of the new academic year. This student initiative would change current policy, which allows anyone to light up outdoors
Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Jul 28, 2014 22:36
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No smoking allowed on Missouri-Kansas City campus or property beginning Aug. 1

As of Aug. 1, the University of Missouri-Kansas City will enforce a smoking ban on all university-owned or leased property. The ban encompasses indoor and outdoor sites on every UMKC campus, including the sidewalks and even parking garages. It's an expa
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 28, 2014 20:34
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[China] Beijing smoking ban review broadcast live

Beijingers were able to watch live online footage of the city's lawmakers jousting over a draft law on smoking control on Friday morning. The Standing Committee of the Beijing Municipal People's Congress started to deliberate on the draft at 9 a.m.. The
Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 28, 2014 17:27
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[Georgia] KHLEIF: No smoke, but there could be fire: E-cigarettes might not be the answer

The fact is that after 10 years of unregulated free-for-all marketing of these products, they have become popular and commonplace without the public, government regulators or even the health-care community really having a clear understanding of what the
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jul 27, 2014 18:59
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[Louisiana] Campuses take steps to ban all tobacco

Starting this week, nearly all college and university campuses in New Orleans will be tobacco-free or else moving in that direction. The policies, which ban cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chewing tobacco and, in some cases, electronic cigarettes, are aimed
Bayou Buzz
added Jul 26, 2014 23:22
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[Missouri] UMKC snuffing out smoking on campus

Plan on escaping to your car for a quick smoke break? Better roll those windows up tight, because any smoke drifting out of a vehicle on campus is a violation. Clearing the air, UMKC officials call it. “Is that just for a semester, or forever?” busines
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Jul 28, 2014 20:36
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[Texas] HAWK/FOXHALL: EndTobacco: It will take a village to tackle tobacco

In response to this tremendous opportunity to end tobacco and suffering, M.D. Anderson has compiled and customized a series of 110 actions in an evidence-based program aptly called EndTobacco. Guided by scientific evidence, past successful efforts in oth
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Jul 23, 2014 17:56
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