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College opens conversation on tobacco-free campus

By ROSE EVANS

February 27, 2020

A semester into Tobacco 21, Kevin Kareckas, Middlebury’s alcohol and other drug education specialist, is envisioning a tobacco-free future.

New Vermont law bans tobacco and vaping under 21

A display at Mobil gas station in the town of Middlebury offers tobacco and e-cigarette products, which are now no longer available for purchase for customers under 21 years old.

By RILEY BOARD

September 19, 2019

For Vermont residents under 21, the use, possession and purchase of tobacco products and nicotine delivery systems is no longer legal in the state. The college’s newly-expanded Health and Wellness Education office will oversee efforts to support students seeking to quit smoking, and will spearhead campaigns to inform th...

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