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Long Beach State needs to enforce a stricter smoking policy

Long Beach State needs to enforce a stricter smoking policy

October 16, 2018

Let’s just throw it out there, the smell of cigarette smoke is awful and is a nuisance when walking to class or just walking around on campus. In fact, smoking in general is a nasty habit. Long Beach...

Smokers continue to find places to light up at CSULB

Smokers continue to find places to light up at CSULB

April 15, 2018

Although smoking was banned from Cal State Long Beach in 2016, you wouldn’t know that walking through the campus halls. The Breathe Campaign was implemented at the university in 2013 in an effort...

New campaign looks to breathe life into CSULB

New campaign looks to breathe life into CSULB

November 16, 2017

Over 20 tombstones encircled the grass in front of the bookstore Wednesday morning displaying the names and faces of icons whose lives were lost to smoking-related illnesses. Celebrities such as Patr...

The fading vape culture

The fading vape culture

November 14, 2017

Even though Cal State Long Beach forbids the use of tobacco and vaporizers on campus, students and faculty are still trying to find places to sate their craving. Isabella Lanza, assistant professor of...

A CSULB taskforce intends to address student vote for tobacco free campus

February 26, 2015

Following a passing vote of 64 percent from California State University, Long Beach students, a newly formed taskforce will begin its second meeting on Feb. 27 to address the likelihood of implementing...

Ban cigarette smoking at CSULB

Ban cigarette smoking at CSULB

February 5, 2015

Every morning when I get to campus, the sun has only just risen, the wind is rustling through the tress and the pleasant smell of eucalyptus is drifting through the air. Then suddenly, a repugnant cloud...