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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?
What’s Up BU?
- "Black and Latino Coalitions from the 1960s to Today"5:15pm
- Fast Forward: David Carr Talks With Jill Abramson8:00pm
- Guest Artist Recital: Tien Hsieh, piano8:00pm
New York Times critic David Carr, COM’s inaugural Andrew R. Lack Professor, and former NYT executive editor Jill Abramson discuss what’s new in journalism and what’s next. Tsai Performance Center, 685 Commonwealth Ave.; free for BU students, faculty, and staff. WBUR will record the event and broadcast the conversation on Tuesday, October 21, at 8 p.m. and on Sunday, October 26, at 8 p.m.
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