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[Asia, Bangladesh] Dhaka University makes all campus buildings 'no smoking zone'

Dhaka University has banned smoking inside all its buildings on the campus. A University Syndicate decision taken on Mar 21 has banned smoking inside all buildings -- faculties, institutes, offices, classrooms, laboratories and others, says a DU media s (bd)
added Apr 5, 2016 16:51

Turkey seeks new measures to curb tobacco usage

Noting that this week is the "Cancer Week", Müezzinoğlu said that the measures against tobacco products helped decreasing the number of newly-diagnosed cancer patients related with tobacco usage by eight to ten percent from 33,000 to 30,000.
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Apr 5, 2016 16:47

[Canada] CANNING: Not as safe as you think / A U of T nursing student explains why e-cigarette smoking should not be your preferred stress-relieving habit

There was a previous policy to ban vaping in certain public spaces, which was to take effect January 1, 2016, but it has been stalled while the Liberals determine new rules that will include medical marijuana. If some harms have been identified, why wait
The Varsity (University of Toronto) (ca)
added Apr 5, 2016 14:30

[Canada] PERKINS: SFU should become a smoke-free campus

There is a growing trend among university and college campuses in North America to ban cigarette smoking completely, and as far as I’m concerned, SFU should follow suit.
The Peak (Simon Fraser University) (ca)
added Apr 4, 2016 14:48

[Ohio] Health committee considers policy to make campus tobacco-free as survey discovers concerns linger about smoke, odor

Efforts to make the University of Akron campus smoke-free in the near future may go up in a puff of smoke. The results of a recent campus survey on the school’s smoking policy don’t support a ban on all on-campus smoking. More than half of the 5,000 peopl
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 1, 2016 20:22

[California] Will cigarette recycling cans encourage smoking?

University officials struggled with the message cigarette recycling receptacles would send. “We don’t want to encourage smoking,” Nick Kordesch, S.F. State University Sustainability Coordinator, told me. “But we don’t want to turn our existing smokers in
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Mar 31, 2016 16:01

[Missouri] Vote on smoking ban awaiting admin approval

Student Government Association (SGA) approved a measure for students to vote on whether or not they want to ban smoking on campus. The ban would include electronic cigarettes, vape pens and oral tobacco products.
The Journal (Webster University, St. Louis, MO)
added Mar 30, 2016 21:18

[New York] KLOPPERS: Infiltrating International Waters: How To Fit In With The International Smokers

Any Columbia student with eyes has noticed the intimidating group of students with cigarettes dominating the fronts of John Jay and Butler. These tobacco tyrants all seem to know exactly what to do and when, making it difficult for newbies to find a way
Bwog (The Blue and White magazine)
added Mar 27, 2016 02:47

[Ohio] Kent State Kicks Tobacco

While Youngstown State University currently permits smoking in some areas, Kent State University recently began the process of creating a tobacco-free campus. Kent State could be tobacco-free as of July 2017, banning the use of all tobacco products inc
The Jambar (Youngstown (OH) State University
added Mar 22, 2016 11:15
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[Texas] University Health warns of exploding e-cigarette danger

Officials with the University Health System are warning the public about the dangers of exploding electronic cigarettes following a government study of the issue. The 2014 study says there are 2.5 million e-cigarette users in the United States. There wer
KSAT-12 (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 19, 2016 17:44
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