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[New Zealand] NorthTec smoking row still burning

Some teachers at NorthTec have been stuck in a stalemate with management for more than a year about the polytech's reluctance to go smokefree. Nursing tutor Jenni Moore said the nursing school particularly had raised many concerns about the issue.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 18, 2014 18:16

[Africa, Uganda] Students push for Tobacco Control Bill passing

Students from five universities are petitioning parliament to pass the Tobacco Control Bill, arguing that it has stayed too long on the shelf. John Paul Nuwe, a student of Makerere University and also an official of Africa Tobacco Control Alliance said
The New Vision (ug)
added Sep 18, 2014 18:07

[UAE: Abu Dhabi, New York] From the Emirates: NYUAD goes smoke free

“NYUAD is a smoke-free campus.” NYU Abu Dhabi’s new smoking policy begins with a simple sentence, one ominous to smokers and comforting to non-smokers. Most people are already aware of the risks of tobacco use and tobacco users are arguably the most awar
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Sep 16, 2014 04:12

[Oregon] City may push smokers off some public sidewalks

smokers may be unwelcomed: public sidewalks surrounding Salem Hospital and Willamette University. Salem City Council has asked staff to prepare a new city ordinance that would ban smoking on sidewalks adjacent to certain businesses.
Salem (OR) Statesman-Journal
added Sep 13, 2014 20:01

[South Carolina] Horry County follows suit to national 'No smoking' trends

At Coastal Carolina University, you'll find fewer and fewer places where you're allowed to smoke. To help wind down the number of students who smoke, CCU will launch their first student smoke-free clinic this Tuesday, September 16.
WMBF News (Myrtle Beach, SC)
added Sep 13, 2014 19:28

A Preliminary Exploration of College Smokers’ Reactions to Nicotine Dependence Genetic Susceptibility Feedback

This pilot study is the first to show among light college smokers that receipt of genetic susceptibility feedback to nicotine dependence potentially curbs smoking without producing detrimental effects.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 12, 2014 02:13

[California] City Council conducts reading of ordinance restricting electronic smoking devices

Tuesday, Berkeley City Council conducted a preliminary review on an ordinance that would impose restrictions on the use of electronic smoking devices — including e-cigarettes and vaporizers — in places where smoking is currently prohibited.
Daily Californian (UC Berkeley)
added Sep 10, 2014 17:12

[Minnesota] Smokeless campuses on the rise

Though the University’s ban just went into effect on July 1, it’s far from unique. Hundreds of colleges and universities nationwide had already jumped on similar restrictions, displaying a trend toward smoke-free campuses that some say is becoming the ne
Minnesota Daily (UMN)
added Sep 9, 2014 05:16

[North Carolina] Durham celebrates 10 years since the opening of the American Tobacco campus

For anyone who remembers that slice of Durham before American Tobacco – before Tyler’s Taproom served a garlic fry, before Burt’s Bees opened its corporate offices, before WUNC’s Back Porch on the Lawn series – Sunday’s celebration made the transformatio
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Sep 8, 2014 16:21

American Tobacco Campus celebrates 10th anniversary

the American Tobacco Campus hosted a block party in celebration of its ten-year anniversary. Durham residents and out-of-town visitors alike enjoyed food and entertainment in honor of the old tobacco campus’s rebirth in 2004. The event featured performa
Duke University Chronicle
added Sep 8, 2014 16:13
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