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[Rhode Island] URI wins $20,000 grant to work toward tobacco-free campus

University of Rhode Island announced Tuesday it has won a $20,000 grant to help it advocate for and implement smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies. Funded by the CVS Health Foundation, the grant is part of the American Cancer Society’s Tobacco-Free Ge
Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin
added Sep 20, 2017 03:37
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[Canada] McMaster University to ban all smoking on campus

Hamilton’s McMaster University is the latest to join the short list of Canada’s smoke-free post-secondary campuses, a move that anti-smoking advocates hope will help the country’s educational facilities catch up with their American counterparts. McMaste
Canadian Press
added Sep 20, 2017 03:37
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CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative Team Up to Help Reduce Smoking on College Campuses

Organizations recently awarded grants to 126 colleges pursuing 100% smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies CVS Health survey reveals overwhelming support among U.S. college students for tobacco-free campuses
PR Newswire
added Sep 19, 2017 14:40
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organizations team up to help reduce smoking on college campuses

the CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative today announced that grants are now available to help U.S. colleges and universities advocate for, adopt and implement 100 percent smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies. The grants
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 19, 2017 14:39
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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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