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[Louisiana] Results of tobacco policy unclear

The University’s tobacco-free policy has been in place for a full semester, but its effectiveness is still up for debate. Mass communication professor and tobacco policy committee leader Judith Sylvester said it decreased the number of smokers on campus,
The Reveille (LSU)
added Jan 16, 2015 12:25
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[Connecticut] FOLLOWING CALL ON CT COLLEGES TO GO SMOKE-FREE, MURPHY SENDS LETTER OF SUPPORT FOR SCSU PROPOSAL TO BAN TOBACCO ON CAMPUS

sent a letter to the president of Southern Connecticut State University to offer his support for their recent consideration to make the campus tobacco-free. Last year, Murphy wrote to college presidents across Connecticut to urge them to join the U.S. Dep
US Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.)
added Jan 16, 2015 11:37
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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 Jan 16, 2015 10:18
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University of Kentucky challenges Lorillard on blu e-cigarette slogan

The University of Kentucky has filed a challenge to Greensboro-based Lorillard Inc.'s trademark application for its “blu Nation” slogan used to promote its blu e-cigarette....the Lorillard logo would be confusing to people who already know Big Blue Natio
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Jan 12, 2015 22:54
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Stillman College joins ranks of tobacco-free Alabama universities with new smoking ban

prohibiting tobacco products and electric cigarettes in a policy that mirrors bans at Auburn University and the University of Alabama. "We have a responsibility to our students and employees to provide a safe and healthful environment," Vice President f
AL.com
added Jan 12, 2015 13:43
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[Alabama] Stillman College students return to tobacco-free campus

Stillman College students will return to a tobacco-free campus when spring classes begin next week. "With the documented health hazards associated with tobacco use, our policy was established to reflect and emphasize these hazards and to provide a healt
Tuscaloosa (AL) News
added Jan 9, 2015 13:31
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[USA] US campus and university debit card policies regarding tobacco and electronic cigarettes

Students or, more commonly, parents can load these university debit cards with money. Policies regarding the use and management of these debit cards are institution specific. Some universities allow use of campus cash at off-campus vendors while others li
Tobacco Control
added Jan 9, 2015 11:50
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Top Universities Allow Students To Buy Cigarettes With Campus Debit Cards

A new study shows that just over one-tenth of the U.S. News & World Report's top 100 universities allow students to purchase tobacco using campus debit cards, which are often filled by money from student loans, grants and scholarships or money from parent
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 9, 2015 11:49
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Snuffed Out: Smoking ban takes effect on University of Alabama campus

The ban took effect on Jan. 1 and will remain indefinitely. According to the University’s non-smoking policy, “Smoking is prohibited at all times and at all locations.” The University also describes smoking as, “inhaling, exhaling, burning, carrying or
The Crimson White (University of Alabama)
added Jan 8, 2015 11:13
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[North Carolina] RJR Tobacco’s philanthropy stretches across city’s history, landscape

Reynolds has been conducting an informal passing of the economic torch with Wake Forest for more than 25 years. If you count real estate from Reynolds family members and heirs, the company’s relationship with the university goes back to the initial wooin
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 8, 2015 10:26
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