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[Louisiana] Students skirt around University tobacco policy with electronic cigarettes

Sylvester is the founder of Smoking Words, an organization who pushed for the University’s tobacco ban in 2014. She said students smoked fewer cigarettes in the six months since the policy hit the books, but acknowledged their electronic counterparts are
The Reveille (LSU)
added Feb 8, 2015 17:55

Hookah Use Predicts Cigarette Smoking Progression Among College Smokers

Recent hookah use predicted increased cigarette smoking over 6 months in a college sample. These are the first prospective data demonstrating this relationship, indicating the value of developing strategies to prevent hookah use among college students.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 7, 2015 00:11

[New York] Behind NYU's Undercover Hookah Bar Sting

Health Department has been working with NYU Steinhardt professor Diana Silver and a select group of students to crack down on the sale and consumption of tobacco in the city’s hookah bars, with those in downtown Manhattan bearing the brunt of the investig
NYULocal (blog)
added Feb 6, 2015 18:07

[Iowa] GSB bans the use of e-cigarettes on campus

The Government of the Student Body will send a resolution to university administration to encourage banning the use of electronic cigarettes and nicotine delivery systems on campus as a preventative measure.
Iowa State Daily
added Feb 6, 2015 16:50

More College Freshmen Report Having Felt Depressed

The survey of more than 150,000 students nationwide, “The American Freshman: National Norms Fall 2014,” found ... Fewer than one in 50 students reported smoking cigarettes.
New York Times
added Feb 5, 2015 05:29

Vermont youth and colleges take on tobacco

Two events in Vermont this week will bring the issue of protecting youth and young adults from tobacco to the forefront for elected officials and college administrators. Our Voices Xposed will host a youth rally and march on the State Capitol in Montpelie
added Feb 2, 2015 19:15

[Louisiana] EDITORIAL: Smoke break

death isn’t cool and killing your friends isn’t either. Our editorial board asks that you respect this ban and abide by it for the sake of both your health and the health of others. This citywide smoking ban is a step closer towards a safer and healthier
The Maroon (Loyola University)
added Jan 30, 2015 14:50

[California] San Diego gets a ‘D’ for tobacco use

San Diego State has recently partnered with Elite security to better enforce the smoking ban on campus. In cases of noncompliance with the smoke-free policy, guards will contact smokers on campus and provide information on the policy and resources liste
Daily Aztec (San Diego State U.)
added Jan 29, 2015 10:24

[Minnesota] School leaders seek to expand smoke-free plan

The University’s Office for Off-Campus Housing is partnering with the Minneapolis Health Department and Live Smoke Free to ask landlords in the area to update their leases to include a smoke-free policy.
Minnesota Daily (UMN)
added Jan 28, 2015 08:06

[Arizona] BREWSTER: ASU Tobacco-free: A policy in desperate need of revision

The policy does not clearly state any repercussions for smoking on campus, so people do it anyway. Still, there are many students who understand the dangers of smoking that motivated the policy and why ASU decided to put it into effect. The policy is mos
State Press (Arizona State University)
added Jan 26, 2015 17:20
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