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In Charleston earlier this week, a proposal to ban smoking in all public areas was discussed by the City Council. The ban seeks to reduce the dangers of secondhand smoke in areas owned by the city and further eliminate the habit from local society.
Apr 24, 2015 Daily Athenaeum (West Virginia University)
added Apr 24, 2015 14:38
“I hope we are reminding everybody on this Earth Day that this is our college policy and we expect everybody to abide by it,” said Barbara St. Michel, the associate director of Campus Life and head of the Clean Air Committee. Peer Advocates from the Lif
Apr 24, 2015 The Oswegonian (SUNY Oswego)
added Apr 24, 2015 14:38
[California] CSUN Clears the Air, to Become a Smoke- and Tobacco-Free Campus with the Start of Fall 2015 Semester
To help launch campus awareness of CSUN's new smoke- and tobacco-free campus policy, this week dozens of volunteers collected cigarette butts and other tobacco waste on campus, collecting more than 18,000 butts and removing them from campus grounds. Phot
Apr 24, 2015 California State University, Northridge
added Apr 24, 2015 12:11
But this isn’t the only hideaway where smokers congregate. A trip behind Park Hall revealed dozens of cigarette butts disposed on the ground, now that the ashtrays have been removed. The same goes for Baldwin Hall.
Apr 23, 2015 Red and Black (University of Georgia)
added Apr 24, 2015 12:08
Biden jabbed the Senate for the delay in confirming a new surgeon general at the swearing-in ceremony Wednesday. Dr. Vivek Murthy waited more than a year... “I want 100 percent smoke-free campuses at every college and university in America,” Murthy said,
Apr 22, 2015 The Hill
added Apr 23, 2015 11:09
Vice Provost for Student Affairs Kevin Shollenberger has formed a committee to evaluate the smoking policy at the Homewood and Peabody campuses. The committee plans to either make the campuses smoke-free or to limit smoking to designated outdoor areas.
Apr 22, 2015 Johns Hopkins News-Letter
added Apr 23, 2015 10:33
on August 1, according to school officials. The ban on tobacco is a result of unanimous approval from the university's Wellness Initiatives Committee as well as input from students and staff from a survey administered in late 2014.
Apr 17, 2015 Mobile (AL) Press-Register
added Apr 17, 2015 15:44
Madison added electronic cigarettes to the smoking ban back in January, but a bill state lawmakers will consider soon looks to prevent local governments from passing those kinds of restrictions. The proposal from Rep. Joel Kleefisch, R-Oconomowoc, would
Apr 9, 2015 Badger Herald
added Apr 14, 2015 16:21
Though the concerns of students advocating that Tufts go tobacco-free are completely valid, there are better ways for us to address this issue. Before we rush to punish smokers for what is a legal and often innocuous behavior, we should take action to en
Apr 13, 2015 The Tufts Daily
added Apr 14, 2015 10:37
Tobacco companies are putting on advertisements at shops across the country, although it is a “punishable offence”...not facing any consequences. Instead, tobacco companies openly award complementary prizes to customers, hold “job fairs” and debate compet
Apr 13, 2015 Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Apr 13, 2015 12:11