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'Hot spots' remain despite University of Oregon's adoption of tobacco-free poli

University Health Center Director of Health Promotion Paula Staight said she doesn’t have specific data regarding the decrease of smoking on campus, but has seen frequency of students smoking on campus has decreased. Staight did recognize the fact that
Oregon Daily Emerald (U of Oregon, Eugene)
added Jun 10, 2014 20:28
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[Louisiana] UL Lafayette bans tobacco on campuses

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is banning tobacco from its campuses effective Aug. 1, 2014. A new state law mandates that public universities create smoke-free policies, according to Joey Pons, associate director of Public Safety at UL Lafaye
KLFY.com (Lafayette, LA)
added Jun 10, 2014 19:04
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Eastern Kentucky goes tobacco free across entire campus, offers smoking cessation help

Jack Rutherford is co-chair of the campus tobacco-ban task force. He told the Richmond Register changes on campus include banners and sandwich boards reminding people not to use tobacco products.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2014 16:21
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[Texas] VIDEO: UTSA Goes Tobacco-Free

Over the last year, the university has restricted smoking to a few designated areas and the parking lots around campus. On Sunday, that all changed, though one smoker we talked to said it's a ban in name only. "I mean they say no smoking and they try to
Time Warner Cable News
added Jun 2, 2014 17:54
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[Texas] Smoking at UTSA will soon be a thing of the past

When University of Texas at San Antonio students come back to class for the summer session, they will no longer be able to light up on campus. "That includes e-cigarettes. It includes smokeless tobacco, chewing tobacco, any kind of tobacco product,” Jo
WOAI NBC Channel 4 (San Antonio, TX)
added May 30, 2014 12:45
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[Indiana] Health experts dispel the myth of smoking alternative

hookah could be undoing the progress made. “The limited research we have to date indicates that hookah use is as harmful, if not more harmful, than smoking cigarettes,” Wells said. “The increased use of hookah threatens to chip away at these significant
The Exponent (Purdue U.)
added May 30, 2014 04:53
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[Australia] Butts out: smoking banned on University of NSW campuses

Imitators of the French existential philosopher Albert Camus - rarely seen without a Gauloises cigarette dangling from his lip - could face a $550 fine for lighting up. Young admirers of Treasurer Joe Hockey's recently exposed habit will have to ruminat
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 30, 2014 04:31
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[UK] Young college film-makers light up war on smoking for Cut Films awards

'It's Your Choice'... young film-makers on dangers of smoking 'It's Your Choice'... young film-makers on dangers of smoking
East London Advertiser (uk)
added May 30, 2014 04:01
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Health harms ignored by students who perceive hookah smoking as 'relaxing, fun'

Educational campaigns meant to dissuade college students from initiating hookah tobacco smoking may be more successful if they combat positive perceptions of hookah use as attractive and romantic, rather than focusing solely on the harmful components of
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added May 23, 2014 07:38
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Students swayed by 'relaxing, fun' image of hookah smoking ignore health harms

Educational campaigns meant to dissuade college students from initiating hookah tobacco smoking may be more successful if they combat positive perceptions of hookah use as attractive and romantic, rather than focusing solely on the harmful components of h
EurekAlert
added May 20, 2014 13:12
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