Banning Smoking Should Be Banned

877 WordsJun 22, 20154 Pages
Banning Smoking Tobacco in Athens Campus of Ohio University According to Ohio University president McDavis from a 2015 Ohio University “We will join more than 1,000 campuses nationwide who ban the use of tobacco on their campuses,”(Lee). And according to execution of what the president said and make the campus area healthy by encourage the smoker’s to quit smoking, Ohio University decides to ban the smoking on any campus property. Beside of that, the University campus will follow Smoke and Tobacco-Free Initiative policy in August 2015. Therefore, the policy will impose by using "a community model” (Hill, 2015). That means each member at Ohio University would remain any smoker with the policy. Moreover, Ohio University hopes the campus becomes healthier without tobacco. But, through this policy lots of members whose smoking in Ohio University campus will be affected. So, banning smoking tobacco in Athens campus of Ohio University will not be effective for smokers for many reasons. Fist of all, according to Tobacco-Free Initiative flyer, in order to ban tobacco, smokers should be given the opportunity to be warned, given advice, or asked if they are interested in tobacco or not. With Smoke and Tobacco-Free Initiative policy, the smokers may pull themselves from that habit without any force from Ohio university policy and that’s fine. But as that will happen, I do not think the Smoke and Tobacco-Free Initiative policy purposes to make Ohio University campus a healthy and

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