ASU President William Harris http://apr.org en ASU To Implement Temporary Smoking Ban http://apr.org/post/asu-implement-temporary-smoking-ban <P>The president of Alabama State University says he's looking to implement a temporary smoking ban.</P> <P>University President William Harris&nbsp;says that he's going to use executive authority to temporarily ban the use of all tobacco products on campus.</P> <P>He says science has proven "that smoking causes grave difficulties to health," and university officials want students and staff to be as healthy as possible.</P> <P>Alabama State University officials are considering a permanent policy to ban tobacco use on campus - including smokeless tobacco and electronic cigarettes. Wed, 31 Jul 2013 21:27:54 +0000 The Associated Press 35186 at http://apr.org ASU To Implement Temporary Smoking Ban