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Tobacco-Free Toolkit

Tobacco Free College Campus Summit Success

February 18, 2015
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Preventing smoking among youth and college students could be the key to a smoke free generation On February 4th, 2015 college and university representatives along with health professionals and prevention advocates attended the Tobacco Free College Campus Summit at the…

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Tobacco-Free College Summit

Vermont’s 1st Tobacco-Free College Campus Summit

January 16, 2015
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February 4th, 2015 10am-2:30pm  Location information coming soon! Support for tobacco- and smoke-free college campuses is growing across the country with almost 1,500 campuses that have implemented 100% tobacco- or smoke-free policies. In Vermont, many campuses have already started making…

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Tobacco-Free California

New research: Smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies in California are working

January 16, 2015
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The American Journal of Public Health recently published new research by Amanda Fallin, RN, PhD, Maria Roditis, PhD, MPH, and Stanton A. Glantz, titled Association of Campus Tobacco Policies With Secondhand Smoke Exposure, Intention to Smoke on Campus, and Attitudes…

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Breathe Easy

Vermont colleges are breathing more easily

January 16, 2015
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The tobacco industry regularly advertises smoking to college students with ads in magazines, sponsorship of young adult focused events and point of purchase advertising. They know that they younger they can get people to start smoking cigarettes the more likely…

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Church St Smoking Ban

Smoking banned on Church Street in Burlington, VT

January 16, 2015
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The Church Street Marketplace in Burlington is now a smoke-free zone! Beginning Wednesday, December 17, smoking is no longer permitted in the Church Street Marketplace District. This includes the public right of way of Church Street between Pearl and Main…

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