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[Canada] McMaster University banning smoking on all campuses

the school said that the move will make the university Ontario's first "100% tobacco and smoke-free campus." The ban means the use of tobacco and "all oral smoking devices" are prohibited on the entire Hamilton campus, inside and on the grounds of the Ro
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 19, 2017 01:54
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[Canada] McMaster going tobacco, smoke-free

McMaster University will become the province's first tobacco and smoke-free campus next year. As of Jan. 1, 2018, using tobacco and all oral smoking devices will be prohibited on McMaster campuses. This includes the Hamilton campus, inside and on the g
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Sep 19, 2017 00:19
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[Australia] Confusion, anger over University of Queensland going smoke-free in 2018

an outraged group of students have created an opposing campaign and begun posting contested messages online. One of the leaders of the UQ DARTS Facebook page, which advocates against the smoke-free plan, is Kurt Tucker - former president of the universit
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Sep 18, 2017 15:07
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[Kansas] SPOON: A Gun-Filled Tobacco Free Campus

It’s bewildering to me that people are enraged by the idea of a tobacco free campus, but accepts that guns should be allowed. What does this say about us as Americans?
ESU Bulletin (Emporia State University)
added Sep 17, 2017 20:18
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[Louisiana] VEDROS: Smoking banned but not stopped

My problem comes when the guy next to me in class decides to pull out his e-cig and puff away like a steam locomotive. Either way, it’s a give-and-take issue. He has the right to smoke, but I have the right to clean air, especially in the classroom.
UNO Driftwood: The student news site of the University of New Orleans
added Sep 17, 2017 20:15
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[Vermont] Get your butt out of here: Smokers feel the squeeze

Beginning in July 2017, the Vermont State Colleges System (VSC) implemented policy 314, which requires each of its five subsidiaries to enforce and maintain a tobacco-free campus by July 1, 2018. Under the new policy, tobacco use in any form is now str
Basement Medicine (Johnson State College, VT)
added Sep 15, 2017 02:09
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[Nebraska] UNL joins colleges going smoke-free; policy includes university-owned property, parking lots around Memorial Stadium

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln next year will join a long lst of colleges and universities that have gone smoke-free. A wave of institutions have banned tobacco over the past 15 years, including Creighton University, the University of Nebraska at Om
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Sep 15, 2017 01:58
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[Arizona] ASU is tobacco free, but what about vaping?

Joe Sanchez, manager of the ASU Tobacco-Free Initiative (ASUTFI), said that while all tobacco-containing products are prohibited on campus, e-cigarettes, which do not contain tobacco (but may contain nicotine), are approved for outdoor use on all ASU pro
State Press (Arizona State University)
added Sep 14, 2017 01:48
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[Illinois] Student Government Seeks Campus-Wide Smoking Ban

Student Government of Loyola Chicago (SGLC) is working on legislation that would ban cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco from Loyola’s campuses. Electronic cigarettes would not be included in the ban.
The Loyola PHOENIX (Loyola University Chicago)
added Sep 14, 2017 01:20
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[Kansas] Faculty Senate hears from Tobacco Task Force

Faculty Senate discussed the possibility of passing a bill that would help Emporia State join ranks with all other regent universities in becoming a tobacco free campus. There were several questions raised about the bill. “I haven’t used tobacco for pro
ESU Bulletin (Emporia State University)
added Sep 9, 2017 15:18
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