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Tobacco-free policy to be reconsidered following invalid vote, student reaction

January 15, 2016

Voted in by the Faculty Senate before winter break, the tobacco-free campus policy has now been recalled due to a lack of attendance at the last Faculty Senate meeting. At the same time, rising student...

Faculty Senate approves campus-wide tobacco ban without student input

Some students object to the new ban, as they feel that it interferes with their rights.
December 4, 2015

Case Western Reserve University’s Faculty Senate voted to smoke out tobacco last week, and students are upset that the committee did not consider undergraduate or graduate student opinions while formulating...

Smoke signals

On the Beat
April 9, 2015

Spring is the season when flowers begin to poke through the permafrost, Wade Lagoon unfreezes, birds start to sing and cigarette smokers start to sprout across campus. Not really ... it just becomes more...

Don’t be a butt

Throw your cigarette butts away or so help me
April 2, 2015

One day as I worked my way toward my psychology class in Gund Hall, I approached the regular smoking corner, sandwiched between the Peter B. Lewis building and the Cleveland Institute of Art. It’s a...

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