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The Association between Sensation Seeking and E-cigarette Use in Texas Young Adults: A Cross-Sectional Study

Conclusions: Sensation seeking is an important factor in identifying college students who may be at increased risk for e-cigarette use behaviors.
Journal of American College Health
added Feb 1, 2017 14:55

The carrot and the stick? Strategies to improve compliance with college campus tobacco policies

Conclusions: College campus decision makers should explore using a combined approach (social approach as well as formal enforcement), with enforcement primarily the responsibility of nonpolice university channels (eg, Student Affairs, employee supervisors
Journal of American College Health
added Jan 31, 2017 16:04

[Indiana] Tobacco Ban Proposed for ISU Campus

Tobacco-Free Blue is proposing a tobacco ban on ISU’s campus that wouldn’t just cover cigarettes. It would also include chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes. It would also mean designated smoking shacks would go away.
WTHI-TV (Terre Haute, IN)
added Jan 31, 2017 01:07

[Connecticut] New White House press secretary's grudge against the media dates back DECADES to when he was on the student council – and his college paper called him 'Sean Sphincter'

what inflamed Spicer was the kicker. 'The policy also will not correct the current policy of creating smoking and non-smoking rooms for self-scheduled exams, according to an amendment added by Sean Sphincter, house senator of JA,' according to the articl
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 23, 2017 13:23

[California] ROBLEDO-BOROWY: Prop 56 saves our lungs

With the recent passing of Proposition 56, there is hope for future generations to no longer be forced to endure the second-hand abuse to their lungs. This proposition increased the tax on tobacco in California from $0.87 to a whopping $2.87 per pack of
The Orion (Calif. State U. Chico)
added Jan 23, 2017 13:06

[Connecticut] Sean Spicer’s War With the Media Goes Back to His College Days

1993, when The College Voice’s “This Week in Assembly” column detailed an amendment to ensure that an antismoking regulation would not affect existing rules for the creation of smoking and nonsmoking rooms for exams, sponsored by one “Sean Sphincter.”
New York Times
added Jan 23, 2017 13:01

[Pennsylvania] President Eric Barron announces formation of task force to explore smoke-free campus options

Both undergraduate and graduate student governments have made strides to explore this possibility in the past. UPUA Speaker of the Assembly and member of the newly formed task force, Alex Shockley said the idea for a smoke-free campus originated in stud
Penn State University
added Jan 20, 2017 02:41

[Florida] Smoke free campus?

USF instituted a smoke and tobacco free policy at the beginning of the year. Since its implementation, students can still be seen smoking in various locations on campus. The effectiveness of the policy, described so far as purely anecdotal to Rita DeBate
The Oracle (University of South Florida)
added Jan 19, 2017 15:41

Ohio schools go smoke-free

Tri-C enacted a “breathe free” policy last August, which bans the use of any tobacco products while on campus grounds. The policy also affected regional campuses. “Colleges are either going smoke-free or tobacco-free, and we know from a health perspecti
KentWired (Kent State University)
added Jan 17, 2017 19:13

[Pennsylvania] President Barron announces task force to explore smoke-free campus options

“Making Penn State a smoke-free/tobacco-free university has been discussed with increasing frequency over the years, and I’m pleased to now appoint a task force to examine the issue in detail and make recommendations,” Barron said. “Smoke-free initiative
Penn State University
added Jan 17, 2017 00:01
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