Policy Manual: Facility Use- Unscheduled Public Speaking Areas and Public Assembly 13-14

Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies School: Appalachian State University Statement Rating: Green

Relevant excerpt

The following areas are designated as Unscheduled Public Speaking areas: (a) Sanford Mall; (b) Durham Park; (c) the Duck Pond Field behind Trivette Hall; and (d) the open-air amphitheater adjacent to Plemmons Student Union are designated as the Unscheduled Public Speaking Areas on the University campus. These areas are available on a first-come first-served basis for noncommercial speech or assembly unless otherwise scheduled. … Requests for the use of space other than those specified in this policy should be directed to this office at 262-2030 and should be made at least 24 hours in advance.

Any individual or group, whether affiliated with the University or not, may distribute at any open, exterior campus space, the use of which is not otherwise restricted or scheduled under this Policy, without registration or advance approval, any written materials on the condition that such materials are informational and not for commercial purposes.

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