T-Ducks in a Row #138 – Smoke-Free/Tobacco-Free/Vape-Free Campus

WHAT? Richland College is a smoke-free/tobacco-free/vape-free campus.

WHEN? This smoke-free/tobacco-free/vape-free campus environment goes into effect beginning Monday, August 26, 2019.

WHY? The use of tobacco products and vape products and second-hand exposure to these products have been proven to be harmful to respiratory health.

WHERE? The open use of any tobacco or vape products will be prohibited on the grounds of Richland College, including all athletic fields. Use of tobacco or vape products will only be allowed in the interior compartments of personal vehicles in campus parking lots or on city-owned sidewalks on the periphery of campus.

HOW? Students, faculty, and staff interested in obtaining smoking, tobacco-use, and vaping cessation program resources and referrals are encouraged to contact the Richland College Health Center in Thunderduck Hall, T110, for information.

WHAT ELSE? Thank you for your cooperation in helping maintain a healthy environment on our Richland College campus.

WHERE ELSE? Previous editions of T-Ducks in a Row may be found at https://richlandcollege.edu/tdr.