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For a graduate project I need to work together with a fellow student who smokes a lot (every time we take a break); the smell is really strong and actually distracts from the work at times. Some days we work from about 8am to 6pm together, which is quite a long time.

I'm not sure how to approach him about it, you can't really forbid someone to smoke, of course. Surely not for the duration of a whole day (I doubt someone who is addicted to it can go without for that long anyway). In a workplace setting, as ff524 mentioned, I might go to a manager, etc, but that is not always an option in academia.

In addition, I'm quite sure that he's unaware of this..

For a graduate project I need to work together with a fellow student who smokes a lot (every time we take a break); the smell is really strong and actually distracts from the work at times. Some days we work from about 8am to 6pm together, which is quite a long time.

I'm not sure how to approach him about it, you can't really forbid someone to smoke, of course. Surely not for the duration of a whole day (I doubt someone who is addicted to it can go without for that long anyway).

In addition, I'm quite sure that he's unaware of this..

For a graduate project I need to work together with a fellow student who smokes a lot (every time we take a break); the smell is really strong and actually distracts from the work at times. Some days we work from about 8am to 6pm together, which is quite a long time.

I'm not sure how to approach him about it, you can't really forbid someone to smoke, of course. Surely not for the duration of a whole day (I doubt someone who is addicted to it can go without for that long anyway). In a workplace setting, as ff524 mentioned, I might go to a manager, etc, but that is not always an option in academia.

In addition, I'm quite sure that he's unaware of this..

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For a graduate-project project I need to work together with a fellow student whomwho smokes a lot (everytimeevery time we take a break),; the smell is really strong and actually distractingdistracts from the work at times. Some days we work from about 8am to 6pm together, which is quite a long time.

I'm not sure how I have to approach him about it, you can't really forbid someone to smoke ofcourse, of course. Surely not for the duration of a whole day (doubtI doubt someone who is addicted to it can go without for that long anyway).

In addition, I'm quite sure that he's unawhereunaware of this..

For a graduate-project I need to work together with a fellow student whom smokes a lot (everytime we take a break), the smell is really strong and actually distracting from the work at times. Some days we work from about 8am to 6pm together, which is quite a long time.

I'm not sure how I have to approach him about it, you can't really forbid someone to smoke ofcourse. Surely not for the duration of a whole day (doubt someone who is addicted to it can go without for that long anyway)

In addition, I'm quite sure that he's unawhere of this..

For a graduate project I need to work together with a fellow student who smokes a lot (every time we take a break); the smell is really strong and actually distracts from the work at times. Some days we work from about 8am to 6pm together, which is quite a long time.

I'm not sure how to approach him about it, you can't really forbid someone to smoke, of course. Surely not for the duration of a whole day (I doubt someone who is addicted to it can go without for that long anyway).

In addition, I'm quite sure that he's unaware of this..

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