Posted: Nov 21, 2012 2:06 PM by Van Nguyen
Updated: Nov 21, 2012 2:15 PM
TUCSON - The University of Arizona could ban smoking campus-wide if some students get their way.
Members of the Student Health Advocacy Committee have started a petition to get the school to go tobacco free.
They say they want to eliminate secondhand-smoke on campus while also promoting better lifestyle choices. Last week, Arizona State University approved a campus-wide ban on smoking that will take effect next August.
The UA petition has nearly 300 signatures right now. They hope to collect thousands more.
Organizers hope to eventually get President Ann Weaver Hart to implement it.
To view the petition, click here.
Click here to submit a news tip to us!
Become a Facebook Fan!
Help those in need this holiday season
Win! Win! Win!
Wise Local Marketing!
Get news, weather and more on your smartphone and tablet!
Get texts for news, traffic, deals and more!
Sign up on KVOA.com for newsletters, exclusive deals, and more!
What's happening on News 4 @ 4
Stories and videos with Kristi's Kids
Check out the latest events FC Tucson has scheduled.
Let us help grow your business
Digital Channel 4.2
What's on KVOA and when!
Contact info for our department heads
KVOA's on air personalities!
Work at News 4 Tucson
Complete feeds of all KVOA.com stories
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and More