Missouri Southern Becomes a Smoke Free Campus

Published 05/01 2014 05:27PM

Updated 05/01 2014 07:30PM

JOPLIN, MO.--- You will no longer be able to light up at Missouri Southern State University. Students voted on a smoking ban earlier this week, and more than 400 students were in favor of the measure while 159 were against it. The ban includes all tobacco products and E-cigs. It will go into effect for the 2015 school year. The issue was prompted by students wanting to have a healthier campus and clean environment. 

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