Location: Plattsburgh, New York
Federal Circuit: 2nd Circuit
State University of New York – Plattsburgh 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, StatementSexual Harassment in the Educational Setting is defined as :
Unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature. Sexual harassment can include unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal, nonverbal, or physical conduct of a sexual nature. Sexual harassment of a student denies or limits, on the basis of sex, the student's ability to participate in or to receive benefits, services, or opportunities in the educational institution's program.
Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies, StatementSection 7: Disorderly Conduct
1. Any offensive or disorderly act or display which interferes with the rights of others is prohibited.
2. Harassment, threats, or verbal or physical abuse including bias related incidents are prohibited.
Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies, StatementHarassment based on race, color, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics is oral, written, graphic or physical conduct relating to an individual's protected characteristics that is sufficiently severe, pervasive, or persistent so as to interfere with or limit the ability of an individual to participate in or benefit from the educational institution's programs or activities.