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Snuffed Out: Smoking ban takes effect on University of Alabama campus

The ban took effect on Jan. 1 and will remain indefinitely. According to the University’s non-smoking policy, “Smoking is prohibited at all times and at all locations.” The University also describes smoking as, “inhaling, exhaling, burning, carrying or
The Crimson White (University of Alabama)
added Jan 8, 2015 11:13

[North Carolina] RJR Tobacco’s philanthropy stretches across city’s history, landscape

Reynolds has been conducting an informal passing of the economic torch with Wake Forest for more than 25 years. If you count real estate from Reynolds family members and heirs, the company’s relationship with the university goes back to the initial wooin
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 8, 2015 10:26

[North Carolina] Reynolds donates Whitaker Park to group that includes Wake Forest

it has chosen to donate Whitaker Park to a local redevelopment group that includes Wake Forest University... “We’re pleased that a local group has stepped forward and committed resources towards repurposing this great and historic plant and its surroundi
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 7, 2015 15:47

[California] Study finds college campus tobacco-free policies are effective

Fallin and her co-authors surveyed California college students between September 2013 and May 2014 with a range of policies (smoke-free indoors only, designated outdoor smoking areas, smoke-free, and tobacco-free).
Medical Xpress (
added Jan 7, 2015 08:38

[Asia, Israel] TAU cancels Philip Morris event following pressure from cancer organization

Tel Aviv University has backed out of its agreement with the Philip Morris Tobacco Company (Altria Group) that the firm provide scholarships to TAU's School of Marketing students...Israel Cancer Association threatened to cancel its research grants to the
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 6, 2015 14:47

[Canada] VIDEO: Ontario's new anti-smoking rules take effect, banning smoking from patios

The changes also added playgrounds, and sports fields to the places where people can no longer smoke. The revised legislation also bans the sale of tobacco products from university and college campuses.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jan 3, 2015 13:47

US campus and university debit card policies regarding tobacco and electronic cigarettes

A prior study discovered that 42% of surveyed university students used their university debit card to purchase cigarettes.1 In addition, more than one-quarter million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in 201
Tobacco Control
added Jan 1, 2015 12:53

[Canada] Smoking restrictions kick in Jan. 1

New Ontario regulations that ban smoking on all bar and restaurant patios take effect Jan. 1. At the same time, the province is prohibiting smoking on or around playgrounds and publicly-owned sports fields. The Ontario government will also no longer al
Timmins (ONT) Daily Press (ca)
added Jan 1, 2015 11:50
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[New York] SUNY Oswego goes smoke free

SUNY Oswego is just one of nearly 15 hundred campuses across the country going smoke free. Many seem supportive of the idea. In SUNY Oswego's 2013 Clean Air Committee survey, 95 percent of students, faculty, and staff agreed upon the fact that people ha
CNY Central (Syracuse, NY)
added Dec 31, 2014 17:03

Raising tobacco-purchase age to 21 sparks University of Missouri-area backlash

The Columbia city council voted 6-1 earlier this month to increase the legal age to purchase tobacco products to 21. ...has angered Columbia residents and MU students alike: Opponents have launched three petition referendums to scuttle each part of the l
The College Fix/SFPA (Student Free Press Association)
added Dec 30, 2014 08:33
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