Location: Sarasota, Florida
Federal Circuit: 11th Circuit
New College of Florida 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
Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies, StatementExamples of prohibited conduct include, but are not limited to:
(a) Displaying or telling of sexually oriented or discriminatory jokes, statements, photographs,
drawings, computer images, web sites, videos, slides, graphics, calendars, cartoons, e-mails or
Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies, StatementSexual harassment is conduct of a sexual nature or with sexual implications, which interferes with a person’s status or performance by creating an intimidating, hostile or offensive educational or working environment. This conduct may include, but is not limited to the following: inappropriate and unwanted touching; the display of sexually explicit or suggestive materials; use of sexually explicit or suggestive language or gestures; and subtle pressure for sexual activity, as well as demands for sexual favors or physical assault.
Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies, StatementHarassment or Retaliation -- Conduct which creates an intimidating, hostile, offensive working or educational environment, or harassment of a Complainant or other person alleging misconduct, including, but not limited to intimidation and threats.