smoking

VC smoking ban takes first steps

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 6 years ago

Vassar’s campus will be smoke-free as of July 1, and in preparation for the transition, the College has begun to provide services and resources for students to adjust to the…

Ban places undue burden on student body

By SOPHIE KORETO – 6 years ago

On April of 2013, it was officially decided by the Committee on College Life that Vassar would ban smoking on its campus in June 2015. There is no doubt that…

E-cigarettes fuel youthful tobacco habits

By SARAH SANDLER – 6 years ago

It has been drilled into my head in health classes ever since elementary school to stay away from cigarettes. From a young age I have believed that cigarettes are essentially…

Humor editor only person alive never offered a cig

By LILY DOYLE – 7 years ago

I have never been offered a cigarette. Not a single time. Seriously, not once. If you’re reading this right now, and you’re like hey, Lily, we are close personal friends…

Zero student turnout at anti-smoking workshop

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 7 years ago

With the smoking ban going into effect Summer 2015, this past Monday the College offered its first workshop to help campus smokers quit. No students signed up or attended. Photo…

START research unbiased for CCL vote

By DEVIN GRIFFIN – 8 years ago

I began to hear the phrase “smoking ban” thrown around as early as last September when I joined the VSA Student Life Committee. Like most things administrative, the idea of…