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[Texas] Wallace: City of Lubbock needs smoking ban in public

Smoking in public should be illegal nationwide but Lubbock needs to be ahead of that curve in order to help out Tech students and its residents.
Daily Toreador (Texas Tech University)
added Nov 5, 2014 09:51
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[Minnesota] U campuses go smoke- and tobacco-free

As of July 1, University of Minnesota facilities, buildings, and grounds on the Duluth, Crookston, Rochester, and Twin Cities campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free. U leaders intend for the new policy to enhance the health of students, faculty, staff, an
University of Minnesota
added Nov 3, 2014 14:02
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The debate on whether the Murray State community can smoke on campus or if a stricter smoking policy will be implemented will be decided at the next Board of Regents’ meeting on Dec. 4.
Murray (KY) State News
added Oct 31, 2014 19:13

[Canada] Université De Montréal Permanently Bans E-Cigarettes

Starting November 1st e-cigarettes will be officially prohibited on the Université de Montréal campus. A new legislation approved on October 7th by the university’s Executive Committee, the policy set to be enforced at the dawn of November will equate e-
MTL BLog (ca)
added Oct 31, 2014 11:32
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[New York] SU considering smoking ban that would take effect summer 2015

- After more than ten years talking about it, Syracuse University may soon be ready to tell you to put out your cigarette on campus. Public health professor Tom Dennison has been helping the university craft the policy, which would ban tobacco use on camp
CNY Central (Syracuse, NY)
added Oct 31, 2014 11:16

[California] Smoking on campus continues despite smoking ban

Although the policy is into its second semester, many students and faculty still feel it’s presence on campus. “I’ve seen it a lot by the transit station, and a few when walking from the bridge from the dorms,” nursing sophomore Ariana Chaney said. “I’ve
Daily Aztec (San Diego State U.)
added Oct 27, 2014 15:22

[Florida] Perspective: Chiefland grads question 'Big Tobacco' at UF

some students there are questioning why "big tobacco" was invited to speak Sept. 22. The meeting with tobacco company Altria...took place in UF’s Hough Hall, the new building for business graduate students, and was publicized by faculty in the business c
Chiefland (FL) Citizen
added Oct 24, 2014 13:13

[Virginia] ALJASSAR: A smoke-free Grounds

secondhand smoking is a problem for nonsmokers that can be diminished with a public smoking ban. There are real risks associated with secondhand smoking even in small amounts.
The Cavalier Daily (U. of Virginia)
added Oct 17, 2014 11:31
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[South Carolina] EDITORIAL: USCB right to go tobacco-free

The school system, including places of higher learning, have a role to play in educating and discouraging the practice. One out of every 13 U.S. children living today -- 5.6 million in total -- will die early because of smoking-related diseases if we don
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Oct 15, 2014 20:33

[New York] TESSLER: University should strengthen smoking policy

It is unfair that city residents, including NYU students, must be subjected to secondhand smoke. Students must walk through a cloud of toxins when trying to enter their dorm, study or eat at a dining hall. Both city and university officials must take init
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Oct 15, 2014 07:43
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