Student Handbook: Student Code of Conduct- Verbal Abuse to Others 13-14

Category: Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility School: Lewis-Clark State College Statement Rating: Yellow

Relevant excerpt

Verbal behavior that involves an expressed or implied threat to interfere with an individual’s personal safety, academic efforts, employment, or participating in College-sponsored activities and which would cause a reasonable person to have a reasonable apprehension that such harm is about to occur, or “fighting words” that are spoken face-to-face as a personal insult to the listener or listeners in personally abusive language inherently likely to provoke a violent reaction by the listener to the speaker is prohibited.

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