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[California] LETTER: Blowing Smoke at a Smoke and Tobacco Free UCSB

A general consensus of students seems to agree: We should have a voice on matters like these. Because if the UC President has the authority to create a radical policy like this without any student consent, what policy is next to come?
Daily Nexus- UC Santa Barbara Student Newspaper
added Jan 18, 2014 02:04
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[California] MOSS: Smoke and Mirrors

So long as there is a mutual respect between smokers and nonsmokers, there is no need for laws like those now instituted in the UC campuses. If the efforts of anti-smoking activism go too far, we may find ourselves with a controversy where previously non
Daily Nexus- UC Santa Barbara Student Newspaper
added Jan 17, 2014 18:04
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[Hawaii] Smoking ban yet to be implemented

The ban was set to take effect on Jan. 1, 2014. “The ban will not be implemented as of Jan. 1, 2014, pending ongoing discussions with faculty and staff representatives,” Ideta said. The Office of the Vice President for Administration and the Chief Fina
Ka Leo O Hawai'i [University of Hawaii]
added Jan 17, 2014 18:02
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[South Carolina] USC anti-smoking effort earns spot at White House ceremony

When health officials gather Friday at the White House to tout 50 years of progress against cigarette smoking, the higher education representative on the dais will be from the University of South Carolina. Gene Luna, associate vice president for student
Columbia (SC) State
added Jan 17, 2014 01:42
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[California] UC Irvine reversing course on e-cigarette use

The ban is being expanded to bring the Irvine campus into alignment with a University of California systemwide directive that prohibits the use of all nicotine products in indoor and outdoor areas, university spokeswoman Cathy Lawhon said.
Orange County (CA) Register
added Jan 15, 2014 08:39
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Wayward University of California campus finally bans e-cigarettes, too

"Effective Jan. 1, 2014, the University of California will be entirely smoke- and tobacco-free," said John Strobo, UC's senior vice president for health sciences and services. That ban, he said, applies "across all campuses and facilities." With Irvine's
San Francisco (CA) Business Times
added Jan 15, 2014 08:34
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[Florida] FSU celebrates no-tobacco policy on the field at Doak

Florida State University campus went completely tobacco-free Jan. 1, and officials are encouraging students and other members of the university community to celebrate the health-focused policy change 7 p.m. Thursday on the field of Doak Campbell Stadium.
Tallahassee (FL) Democrat
added Jan 15, 2014 08:31
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[Florida] E-cigarettes questioned on smoke-free campus

Students have mixed emotions as to whether e-cigarettes should be encouraged or discouraged on UCF’s smoke-free campus. Marketed as a healthier alternative to curve tobacco cravings, electronic cigarette popularity is on the rise, leading some smokers
Central Florida Future
added Jan 13, 2014 21:57
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[Florida] TOBACK: Experts face new challenges in fight against smoking

The fight against tobacco 50 years later has won some battles, such as making the Surgeon General Report, tax increases on cigarettes, restrictions on where one can smoke, including college campuses now. But until the prevalence rate is zero percent, the
Fsview & Florida Flambeau (Florida State University)
added Jan 13, 2014 21:56
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No butts: Ohio State budgeted $100K on tobacco ban signs

Ohio State has spent roughly half its $100,000 signage budget to make sure when visitors come to campus, they remember to put out their cigarettes. OSU’s tobacco ban went into effect Jan. 1, and $43,000 has already been spent for signs and banners promot
The Ohio State Lantern
added Jan 13, 2014 06:18
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