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Southern tobacco-free for two years


Alex Palmieri – News Editor Southern has been tobacco free for over two years now. With the anniversary, Emily Rosenthal, coordinator of the Wellness Center, said there is still some work to do. “There are around 1,300 tobacco free campuses around the country,” said Rosenthal. “Tobacco is still the leading cause of preventable death in the country.” Rosenthal said if

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Smoke free campus check point


Alejandro Rivera – Special to the Southern News Southern Connecticut State University has almost completed its first year as a tobacco-free campus. According to the SCSU tobacco-free policy webpage, the term “smoking” refers to: inhaling, exhaling, burning, carrying or possessing any lighted tobacco products including cigarettes, pipe tobacco, and other lit tobacco products. Gallup polls say that 56 percent of Americans are

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