17 octobre 2018

Lutte contre la pollution des mégots : les cigarettiers rappelés à l'ordre

"Le compte n'y est pas", a réagi ce 4 octobre le ministère de la Transition écologique et solidaire, au vu des propositions faites par les industriels du tabac pour lutter contre la pollution engendrée par les mégots de cigarettes. Plus...

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08 octobre 2018

HE leaders silent over scourge of student drug abuse

By Tunde Fatunde. Drug abuse on campuses in Nigeria undermines student health and increases violence in wider society, say campus health staff, yet university authorities remain silent about how they will tackle this explosive issue. More...

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30 septembre 2018

Clatsop Community College readies tobacco ban

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The college’s board of directors voted in March to adopt the policy because of health hazards. No smoking or use of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes and vaping devices, will be allowed on campus, including parking lots. More...

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29 septembre 2018

Time for colleges to give cannabis a try?

University Business Magazine logoAs both medical and recreational marijuana markets have soared, so too have career opportunities. In the 38 states with some form of legal marijuana, patients (and those who just enjoy partaking) now participate in a formalized marketplace with stringent standards overseeing the sale and production of cannabis and products derived from it. More...

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27 septembre 2018

Drogues psychédéliques : la tendance du microdosing de LSD

The ConversationVous avez probablement entendu parler des microdoses de psilocybine qui augmentent la productivité et la créativité. Les startupers de la Silicon Valley en seraient friands, mais pas seulement. Il semblerait que cette tendance s’étend désormais dans plusieurs entreprises où les employés recherchent plus de bien-être au travail selon un article publié par trois chercheurs de l’Université Cambridge sur The Conversation. Plus...

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Freshers’ week: how to resist the pressure to drink (if you don’t want to)

The ConversationLeaving behind your “home” friends, trying to eke out your student loan and learning to deal without mum and dad are all challenges that can make settling into university life pretty stressful at the beginning. Plus...

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26 septembre 2018

Marijuana-friendly campuses? I think not …

The ConversationIn the run-up to the legalization of recreational marijuana in Canada on Oct. 17, 2018, many universities and colleges are still in a wait-and-see position concerning marijuana use on campus. Plus...

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24 septembre 2018

Marijuana Use Still High Among College Students

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Marijuana use among college students remains at an all-time high, according to a new study out of the University of Michigan. More...

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27 août 2018

Universities ready to roll with cannabis legalisation

The legalisation of cannabis is around the corner and, as universities get underway in the coming weeks, New Brunswick universities in Canada say they’re prepared to roll with it, but students will not be allowed to grow cannabis in residence or smoke on campus property, writes Sarah Morin for CBC News. More...

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24 août 2018

College campuses cope with increased marijuana legalization

University Business Magazine logoHigher ed institutions are taking a proactive, educational approach to marijuana in states that allow its recreational or medical use, and a practical approach to student discipline in states where possession remains illegal. More...

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