Location: Golden, Colorado
Federal Circuit: 10th Circuit
Colorado School of Mines has been given the speech code rating Yellow. Yellow light colleges and universities are those institutions with at least one ambiguous policy that too easily encourages administrative abuse and arbitrary application. Read more here.
Speech Code Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies, StatementMembers of the CSM community or other individuals or groups planning a public speech activity on the CSM campus must coordinate such activity through the Director of Student Life ... at least two business days prior to the planned event.
Speech Code Category: Policies on Bias and Hate Speech, StatementSpecific examples of major infractions are as follows: ... Posting of hate material referring to ones' ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, etc. and/or participating in a hate based crime.
Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies, StatementPlease remember...to not display materials that could be considered offensive by the application of reasonable standards on
computers in shared work areas such as computer labs and the Library.
Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies, StatementSexual harassment shall, without regard to the gender of the Complainant or Respondent,
consist of unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical
conduct of a sexual nature when: ... such conduct has the purpose or effect of
unreasonably interfering with an individual's work or academic performance, or creating an
intimidating, hostile, or offensive working or educational environment.