ELAC to implement smoke-free campus policy

By Maria Isidoro An effort is underway to reinforce the smoke-free environment policy to ban forms of tobacco, such as the use of e-cigarettes on East Los Angeles College’s campus. Joining a growing list of colleges and universities with 100 percent smoke-free, tobacco-free and e-cigarette-free policies around the country, ELAC is developing a plan for a new smoking ban reinforcement policy. The new student-led initiative is called Butts Out Revolution….

December 10, 2014

E-cigarettes: a gateway into addiction

By Russell Zazueta Anti-smoking activists have a new enemy known as the e-cigarette, and it’s bringing smokers back to stomp on their campaign. E-cigarettes have been around since the 1960s, and business is booming more than ever. As e-cigarettes continue to skyrocket in popularity, so will the curiosity to taste a cigarette, and in the process, reinstitute the dirty habit that anti-smoking campaigns have antagonized for over 50 years. With…

March 26, 2014