Location: Alamosa, Colorado
Federal Circuit: 10th Circuit
Adams State College has been given the speech code rating Red. A red light university has at least one policy that both clearly and substantially restricts freedom of speech. Read more here.
Red Light Policies
Proscribed conduct includes but is not limited to directing obscene or sexually offensive utterances, gestures or displays at another …taking or posting of text messages/photographs/images of a sexual nature
except in an approved academic context ….
intended to stigmatize another on the basis of one’s sex, to subtle pressure for sexual activity to
unwelcome physical conduct such as unwanted touching of another’s body to sexual violence.
Other examples of sexual harassment include (but are NOT limited to):
* Graphic comments about a person’s body
* Sexually explicit pictures or suggestive objects placed in a living or work space (that a
reasonable person would find offensive)
* Unwanted propositions of a sexual nature, or demands for sexual favors
* Unwanted telephone calls or e-mails with sexually explicit content
* Unwanted sexual contact
make the College a better place for all, I pledge to have respect for people whose abilities,
beliefs, culture, race, sexual identity or other characteristics are different from my own. To fulfill
this pledge, I will:
* Examine my own biases and work to overcome them,
* Set a positive example for my family and friends,
* Work for tolerance in my own community, and
* Speak out against hate and injustice.
Students planning a demonstration are required by the College to give advance notice and register the event in the Office of the Dean of Student Affairs. Staff in the Office of the Dean of Student Affairs can frequently assist in arranging a suitable place for the demonstration. ASC retains the right of determining a reasonable time, place and manner for all on campus events.
remove them. Controversial or antagonistic materials might draw personal confrontations
from others within the community who may be offended by the content. The placing of
inappropriate or offensive material including, but not limited to, nudity or extremely violent
items on the outside of a room door may result in immediate removal. Community
standards are stated as decorations or displayed material one would find in the community
to: ... Threaten, intimidate, harass, or defame others in violation of College policies or
state and federal laws.