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[Ohio] Columbus State to ban tobacco use on campus

Columbus State Community College plans to ban tobacco use across its campus next year, joining about 20 other Ohio colleges with similar prohibitions. In a 13-page proposal emailed to students this week, college leaders wrote that all tobacco products w
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jun 21, 2014 12:00

[Pennsylvania] Penn trustees to consider tobacco divestment

Few would argue that tobacco has any redeeming qualities, but is it a "moral evil"? That's the question members of the University of Pennsylvania's board of trustees likely will grapple with Friday when they consider a proposal to prohibit the investmen
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jun 20, 2014 12:35
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[Maryland] Ban of e-cigarettes among FCC policy changes

Electronic cigarettes and vaporizers are now off-limits for those looking to smoke at Frederick Community College, after the board of trustees voted Wednesday to revise policies governing student and staff conduct.
The Frederick (MD) News-Post
added Jun 19, 2014 13:10

[South Carolina] Staff and students at CCU prepare for launch of tobacco-free policy

Coastal Carolina University is gearing up for the official launch of its tobacco-free initiative Aug. 1, but the new policy began changing lives soon after it was announced in January.
Myrtle Beach (SC) Sun News
added Jun 19, 2014 10:50

Tony Gwynn's death raises issue of smokeless tobacco use in high schools, colleges

"It's a huge thing in the baseball world," UCLA outfielder Ty Moore said in a phone interview. "I'm here in the Cape Cod League, and some players from the South do it. When you ask an outsider about baseball, they think of [sunflower] seeds and tobacco.
Los Angeles Times
added Jun 17, 2014 08:11

[Asia, India] Ban up in smoke as fags, gutkha sale goes on at Barkatullah University

As a faculty member states, it is difficult to get a glass of pure drinking water inside the campus, but not tobacco products. Higher education department recently issued guidelines stating stuffs like ashtrays should also not be allowed on campuses of go
Times of India
added Jun 14, 2014 17:25

University of Louisiana at Lafayette bans tobacco on campus

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 Lafayett
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser
added Jun 11, 2014 00:34

[South Carolina] College of Charleston to go smoke-free July 1

The College of Charleston will go tobacco-free July 1, but so far the ban doesn't apply to public streets and sidewalks within the downtown campus.
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jun 10, 2014 20:33
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[South Carolina] College of Charleston going tobacco-free

The ban applies to all forms of tobacco, including cigarettes, cigars, pipes and chewing tobacco. It also applies to electronic cigarettes. It applies to all college-owned or leased buildings and on all college-owned or leased land.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 10, 2014 20:30

'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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