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[Wisconsin] UW-Madison's Smoke-Free Policy Now Includes E-Cigarettes

"UW-Madison's smoke-free policy, like many smoke-free policies, was written prior to electronic smoking devices becoming common. So our policy was essentially silent on the issue. What we found was that we had a patchwork of interpretations going on."
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added May 2, 2016 19:37

[California] Assembly votes to ban tobacco use on all state college campuses

The state Assembly on Monday voted to ban the use of tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes, on all campuses of the California State University system and California Community Colleges by 2018. The proposal by Assemblyman Kevin McCarty (D-Sac
Los Angeles Times
added Apr 27, 2016 18:14

California campuses graduate from 'smoke free' to 'tobacco free'

The greater goal of this law is not just protection against second-hand smoke, but a firewall of sorts to prevent a younger demographic from picking up the tobacco habit. Despite decades of anti-smoking programs, nearly one-third of US college students u
Christian Science Monitor
added Apr 27, 2016 18:12

California Assembly approves tobacco-free college campuses

approved banning tobacco use on all California State University and community college campuses, building on a package of restrictions already awaiting Gov. Jerry Brown's signature. Assemblyman Kevin McCarty's proposal for tobacco-free campuses received j
KTVU/ Fox Ch. 2 (Oakland, CA)
added Apr 27, 2016 15:29

California Assembly Approves Tobacco-Free College Campuses

The California Assembly passed AB1594 with no votes to spare on Monday, sending the proposal to the state Senate. The bill by Assemblyman Kevin McCarty would prohibit chewing, dipping, smoking or vaping natural or synthetic tobacco products on 136 Calif
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 26, 2016 01:00

[Florida] Board approves smoking ban at FGCU by 10 to 1 vote

Florida Gulf Coast University will become a smoke and tobacco-free campus, effective May 9. Smoking will be allowed on the FGCU campus in designated areas until the new the policy goes into effect.
Ft. Myers (FL) News-Press
added Apr 20, 2016 15:49

[Pennsylvania] KRUGER: The appeal of smoking to Millennials in the 21st century

there is still something about smoking that makes us feel like we could party with the best of them, that says I am a rebel, I am young, I laugh in the face of danger, darling I simply don’t give a damn. But at the end of the day, there is still nothin
The Villanovan (Villanova University)
added Apr 20, 2016 15:46

[Asia, Turkey] Turkish universities to ban sale of tobacco soon

Sale of tobacco-based products such as cigarettes will be banned from all university campuses in Turkey soon, Turkish health minister announced...Müezzinoğlu said: "We are removing sale of cigarettes from university campuses. There will be no more cigare
added Apr 20, 2016 15:33

[New York] Cigarette company reports $8.5M in revenue, but deficits continue

Thomas James, vice president and general counsel, who told Business First the company has been in talks with university representatives, clinicians and researchers who want to partner with 22nd Century (NYSE MKT: XXII) on both tobacco and cannabinoid rese
Business First Of Buffalo
added Apr 18, 2016 21:58

[Louisiana] Grace period ends and smoking ban goes into full effect

During the fall semester, there was a grace period allotted for students and staff to get accustomed to a tobacco-free campus. The grace period was lifted in Febraury 2016. According to Loyola’s “Frequently Asked Questions” press release, students and fa
The Maroon (Loyola University)
added Apr 16, 2016 10:44
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