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Tobacco Ban Underscores College’s Flawed Governance

Jordan Ecker, Contributing Writer
May 5, 2017
Filed under Commentary, OPINIONS

Oberlin students received an email Monday from Vice President and Dean of Students Meredith Raimondo urging “members of the Oberlin community” to please respect the campus’ “tobacco-free” policy. The message wasn’t that there was a ban on cigarettes and that we would be punished ...

Committee Weighs Tobacco Ban Details

Committee Weighs Tobacco Ban Details

Katherine Kingma
September 18, 2015
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

The Tobacco Ban Implementation Committee will meet Monday to begin discussing how to implement a controversial policy that has been more than four years in the making. The tobacco ban already includes two notable exemptions: tobacco use in Tappan Square and the use of e-cigarettes. Oberlin’s tobaccofree...

General Faculty Finalizes Tobacco Ban

General Faculty Finalizes Tobacco Ban

Louis Krauss, Staff Writer
February 13, 2015
Filed under Campus News, NEWS, Recent Stories

The tobacco ban was finalized by the General Faculty during a meeting last December, according to Student Senate. This was the last step in a several-year push to ban the use of all tobacco products on College property, starting in 2016. According to Senate Liaison and College third-year Machmud Makhmudov,...

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