Housing Handbook: Policies and Procedures- Harassment, Sexual and Sexual Assault 13-14

Category: Harassment Policies School: University of Kansas Statement Rating: Red

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Sexual harassment takes a variety of forms. Sexual harassment may include, but is not limited to, the following: … such conduct has the purpose or effect of unreasonably interfering with an individual’s work or academic performance, or of creating an intimidating, hostile, or offensive working or educational environment. Repeated or unwanted sexual attention or sexual advances are forms of sexual harassment.

Examples of verbal or physical conduct that are prohibited include but are not limited to: … a pattern of conduct intended to humiliate or cause discomfort, or both, including unwelcome comments of a sexual nature; unwelcome sexually explicit statements, questions, jokes, gestures, or anecdotes; unwelcome propositions of a sexual nature; unwelcome touching, patting, hugging, or brushing against a person’s body or clothing; unwelcome remarks of a sexual nature, including remarks about a person’s body or clothing; unwelcome remarks about sexual activity; showing, exposing to, or subjecting others to materials or media of a sexual nature.

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