Student Handbook: Exercise of Rights of Citizenship 13-14

Category: Advertised Commitments to Free Expression School: Lafayette College Statement Rating: Green

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Lafayette College students are both citizens and members of the academic community. As citizens they enjoy the same rights—for example, freedom of speech, peaceful assembly, and right of petition—and obligations that other citizens enjoy and, as members of the academic community, they are subject to the rights and obligations which accrue to them by virtue of this membership. College authority is not employed to inhibit the exercise of rights of citizenship either on or off campus, but neither do students have special rights with respect to the use of campus quarters and the employment of the College as sanctuary.

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