Join the Colonial Clean Air Crew

The Division of Student Affairs (DSA) and University Human Resources (UHR) are looking for students, faculty and staff interested in helping promote a smoke-free GW.  As a member of the Colonial Clean Air Crew, you will be the agent of change for a healthy environment. 

Expectations of the Colonial Clean Air Crew Members:

Serving as a member of the Colonial Clean Air Crew does not require a large time commitment and you can end your term at any time.  However, this role is essential to supporting our smoke-free efforts.

  • Share Smoke-Free GW and smoking cessation resources with peers.
  • Collect feedback and ideas on GW’s smoke-free policy and related activities to share with DSA and UHR.
  • Participate in an introductory meeting to learn more about GW’s smoke-free policy & how you can help support compliance. 
  • Participate in Smoke-Free GW activities as available and encourage others to join you.

Expectations of Smoke-Free Committee:

  • Host introductory meeting for members.
  • Provide communication materials to include palm cards, stickers, posters, and other materials to support members communication efforts.
  • Be a resource for members of the crew to answer questions or provide additional support.
  • Respond to feedback received  and tailor smoke-free materials and activities based on feedback.
  • Recognize the contributions of our Colonial Clean Air Crew in making GW a healthier environment for all.





Yellow Dot Campaign

Showing your support of a Smoke-Free GW and painting the internet yellow sends a powerful message-that students, faculty, staff and community members are standing up to make a GW a healthier place to learn, work and live.