New Smoking Policy Moves Smokers into Designated Areas

As the fall semester gets underway, members of the Manhattan College community will be met with a revised smoking policy on campus. On Aug. 18, Richard Satterlee, vice president of student life at Manhattan College, emailed students about a change to the school’s smoking policy. A committee comprised of students, faculty, administrators and staff voted to designate seven outdoor locations on campus where smoking will … Continue reading New Smoking Policy Moves Smokers into Designated Areas

MC Smokers Unfazed by New Tobacco Law

It’s 5:30 p.m. on a Wednesday, it’s cold and rainy and sophomore Ben Giese has just left the dry safety of Jasper Hall for an early evening smoke break. It is starting to drizzle on the quad again and although it looks like he is about to get rained on, Giese whips out his lighter and sparks up his machine-rolled cigarette. Early evening cigarettes are … Continue reading MC Smokers Unfazed by New Tobacco Law

New No Smoking Signs Posted Outside East Hill

MICHELLE DEPINHO AND SEAN SONNEMANN NEWS/MANAGING WEB EDITOR AND WEB EDITOR Signs were posted on the doors to East Hill informing residents that smoking is prohibited within 25 feet of Manhattan College building entrances last month. While this policy is standard for all buildings on campus, the new signs brought mixed reactions from residents. “In the college’s smoking policy, one of the actual points in … Continue reading New No Smoking Signs Posted Outside East Hill