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Berea College implementing total smoke-out

The Berea College (KY) General Faculty Assembly recently voted in favor of a new policy prohibiting use of tobacco and electronic smoking devices on campus. The new policy, scheduled to take effect in July 2019, designates all College property free of tobacco smoking and vaping products.

More than a year ago, the College’s Administrative Committee appointed a group comprised of tobacco and non-tobacco product users to draft a policy for making Berea’s campus free from tobacco and related products, as is the case for almost all other Kentucky college and university campuses. Once the policy was developed, students, staff and faculty reviewed and adopted it.

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