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[Washington] Soon to be tobacco-free?

The tobacco-free campus proposal that was started four years ago by ASEWU, is one step closer to a decision by the Board of Trustees. An open forum was held on Wednesday in Tawanka Hall for students, faculty and staff of the EWU community to express conc
The Easterner (Eastern Washington University)
added Apr 13, 2017 19:54

truth initiative and cvs launch program to help hbcus and community colleges go tobacco-free

are joining together to help historically black colleges and universities and community colleges across the country implement comprehensive smoke- or tobacco-free campus policies. Less than half of the 102 federally-recognized HBCUs and about one-third o
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 13, 2017 14:54

Students’ Beliefs About and Perceived Effectiveness of a Tobacco-Free Campus Policy

Students most exposed to SHS were less likely to perceive the policy was effective. Compared with nonusers, those who smoked cigarettes were less likely to perceive the policy as effective in encouraging quitting. Tailored messaging regarding policy benef
Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice
added Apr 12, 2017 19:41
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[Texas] Trinity University is going tobacco-free

Starting August 1, the University will be a tobacco-free campus. That means no cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, snuff, or chewing tobacco. The ban even includes e-cigarettes and vaping.
KSAT-12 (San Antonio, TX)
added Apr 6, 2017 21:16

[North Carolina] Truth Initiative promotes smoke and tobacco free policy at PCC

A national organization traveled to Pitt Community College Wednesday to help promote a smoke and tobacco free policy. Truth Initiative community and youth engagement director Alex Parks says they're offering free shirts, snacks, games and music for stude
WITN-TV (Washington, NC)
added Apr 6, 2017 01:35

[UK] University of Bristol Students Demand Name Change For Wills Memorial Building Over ‘Slave Trade Links’

the tower currently “glorifies” a man who “profited greatly” from slave-grown tobacco...Wills made his fortune through the his family’s tobacco and cigarette business, W.D. & H.O. Wills, which would later become a founding member of Imperial Tobacco. The
Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:29

[Vermont] Castleton to become tobacco free this summer

Castleton University will be a tobacco-free campus as of this summer. On Thursday, the University held a forum to discuss how the new policy will affect students and the community.
WPTZ-5 (Plattsburgh, NY)
added Mar 31, 2017 17:58

Tabacco Pandemic Lecture

Dr. Allan M. Brandt, professor at Harvard University, came to Ashland University tonight to give a lecture about tobacco consumption and an evaluation of global health disparities related to smoking. The atmosphere in Redwood Hall was commemorative, as
Ashland (OH) Collegian
added Mar 31, 2017 03:04

[Connecticut] Bulldog Butt Hunt slated for April 18 to address tobacco litter on campus

Tobacco-Free Yale is hosting the Bulldog Butt Hunt, a volunteer collection event during Earth Week. In 2015, President Salovey announced the Tobacco-Free Yale campaign aimed at creating a healthy, tobacco-free campus through awareness events, smoking ces
Yale News
added Mar 31, 2017 01:57
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[North Carolina] Bill in General Assembly could raise smoking age to 21 in NC

The bill, proposed last Wednesday by a group of four Republican legislators in the N.C. House of Representatives, would raise the legal minimum age to purchase and possess tobacco products by three years, through it would grandfather in people who are cu
Daily Tar Heel (UNC)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:27
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