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      BGSU approves smoking ban on campus

      T he clock is ticking for Bowling Green State University students who enjoy smoking on campus.

      On Friday, the universities board of trustees voted to approve a smoking ban on the Bowling Green and Firelands campus.

      T he action comes after the Ohio Board of Regents recommended that all Ohio public universities become smoke free.

      U niversity officials say the ban is to promote education and a healthier lifestyle. T he university says there will be designated smoking areas throughout the campus.

      T he ban begins January 2014.