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CSUN officially smoke-free campus

CSUN officially smoke-free campus

Halie Cook

August 24, 2015

After two years of debate, California State University, Northridge has finally become a smoke-and-tobacco free campus. On Wednesday, August 19, CSUN joined over 2,000 colleges across the United States which enforce smoke-and-tobacco free campus policies with the “Clear the Air” initiative. The...

CSUN President announces plans to ban smoking

CSUN President announces plans to ban smoking

Antione Bowman

March 18, 2015

President Dianne Harrison announced plans to ban smoking and tobacco use on campus starting fall semester 2015, on Wednesday afternoon. According to her emailed statement, the new policy is a result of a 2013 survey conducted by “Help Make CSUN Shine Bright” which found that a ban on smoking was...

CSUN should bring forth a universal smoking ban

CSUN should bring forth a universal smoking ban

Ryan Mancini

November 23, 2014

Our species has acquired a unique ability to become addicted to our own inventions. Picture the car junkies, the comic book collectors or the Apple evolvers. Then you have those who become addicted to the chemical dependents. It is less difficult to recall what these may be, regrettably. Though t...

Survey released by school shows many students support smoke-free campus

Survey released by school shows many students support smoke-free campus

Brionna Lewis

January 26, 2014

More than 75 percent of respondents answered “yes” to a question of whether or not CSUN should be smoke-free in a campus-wide survey issued last semester. Matt Terhune, a staff member in the college of social and behavioral sciences, is a smoker. He believes the ban could be a gentle nudge in the right directi...

Smoking ban: Valid or Infringement?

Smoking ban: Valid or Infringement?

Nicole Socala

January 22, 2014

Bring in the change for better health and air Change is coming in 2014. Like wildfire that spreads faster than cancer cells, this will be the year that many CSU campuses plan to take a step in the right direction and ban all tobacco products on campus. California State University Fullerton (CSUF...

Smoking ban on campus will improve our quality of life

Contributor

March 7, 2012

This is a response from Campuses Organized and United for Good Health (COUGH) Northridge to the opinion piece that was written by Joelle Katz in the Daily Sundial on January 30, 2012 titled “Non-smoker says: Don’t ban smoking!” With the recently passed mandate requiring that all University of California ...

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