WIU campuses to become smoke-free

Western Illinois University is set to become a smoke-free campus starting on July 1, 2015 in compliance with the Illinois Smoke-Free Campus Act.

"The goal is to create a healthy place to live, learn and work. The Smoke Free Campus Task Force encourages the support and cooperation of the WIU campus community for the successful implementation of the new Illinois Smoke-Free Campus Act,â?? said Digger Oster, chair of the Smoke-Free Campus Task Force.

The WIU task force is responsible for drafting and communicating a smoke-free policy for the WIU community.