Tag Archives: Smoking
The VCU Center for the Study of Tobacco Products will present on adolescent tobacco product consumption on April 8-9, at the Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown Hotel.

CSTP at VCU will present on youth tobacco, electronic cigarette consumption

The VCU Center for the Study of Tobacco Products will present on adolescent tobacco product consumption on April 8-9, at the Crowne Plaza Richmond Downtown Hotel.

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If you’re in Washington, D.C., on April 20 to celebrate festivities and smoke pot in a legal location, you may still end up paying for that legal use one way or another.

Pre-employment drug testing is wasteful

If you’re in Washington, D.C., on April 20 to celebrate festivities and smoke pot in a legal location, you may still end up paying for that legal use one way or another.

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Smoking is seen by some as  fun and recreational, but there are still serious dangers that from smoking. These dangers not only inflict harm on those who smoke or those around the smoker but also the Earth. This is not just about the dangers of smoking overall, but the importance of removing the real stressor on the environment, cigarette butts.

Environmental impact of cigarette butts

Smoking is seen by some as fun and recreational, but there are still serious dangers that from smoking. These dangers not only inflict harm on those who smoke or those around the smoker but also the Earth. This is not just about the dangers of smoking overall, but the importance of removing the real stressor […]

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Blowing VA anti-smoker legislation back at delegates

Legislation meant to curb smoking indicative of a trend

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VCU Senior Laura Veit (left) said she didn’t know of the new library smoking policy. The library has signs that state the new policy printed on the entrance doors. Photo by Amber-Lynn Taber.

Cabell Library implements new smoking policy

A recent increase in complaints from students and visitors at James Branch Cabell Library has prompted the building to implement a new smoking policy that says smoking is prohibited 50 feet in front of the building’s main entrances.

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CT Opinion: Smokers

VCU smokers comment on their smoking habits to The CT.

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Thank you for (not) smoking

Michael Pasco Contributing Writer Richmond, while by no means a big city like New York or Chicago, is still a city. With that diverse, urban environment comes a certain atmosphere that is starkly different from more rural areas with which many VCU students may be more familiar. A big part of the atmosphere is the […]

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$100 fine for flicking a cigarette butt?

Alexander Chang Capital News Service Flicking that cigarette butt out your car window or tossing it on the ground could cost you $100 if Delegate Joe Morrissey, D-Highland Springs, has his way. His bill to impose such a fine got snuffed out during the General Assembly’s recent session. But Morrissey plans to reintroduce the idea […]

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