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Tuesday, October 21st

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e-cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, personal vaporizer, vapingVideo:

Behind the Vapor

In less than a decade, e-cigarettes have gone from being marketed as a safe, tobacco-free alternative to conventional cigarettes to a rapidly expanding, wildly controversial, and largely unregulated $3 billion global industry that has health officials, policy makers, and researchers scrambling to learn one thing: how safe are they?

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32nd Annual Joint Service Pass-in-Review: Midshipman Veronica Dambrauskas, from Northeastern University, leads the Naval ROTC Battalion Alpha on Nickerson Field October 18. The BU-MIT Navy ROTC Consortium is an officer commissioning program for BU, MIT, Boston College, Northeastern, Harvard, and Tufts students. Photo by Dave Green

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Series Spotlight

One Class, One Day

Class by class, lecture by lecture, question asked by question answered, an education is built. This is a series of visits to one class, on one day, in search of those building blocks at BU.

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