Location: Fort Kent, Maine
Federal Circuit: 1st Circuit
University of Maine at Fort Kent 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.
before being placed on display. Posters must be posted on appropriate bulletin
boards around campus. Posters attached to walls, windows or doors will be
removed by maintenance staff. Individuals or organizations sponsoring a particular
poster or notice are responsible for removing the poster after the event has occurred.
Posters with inappropriate content or content that does not follow UMFK policies
will be removed by Student Services personnel (see Alcohol Policies). Certain
activities may not be advertised on campus.
(Absence of harassment, prejudice, discrimination, intimidation or hateful speech or actions of any sort)
offensive comment, or disagreement
constitutes harassment. Harassment
occurs when unwelcome behavior
creates a hostile environment or
unreasonably interferes with an
individual’s academic or job
performance and opportunities.
However, even if conduct does not
meet the narrow definition of
harassment under University policies
or the law, it may be inappropriate in
the workplace or the educational
environment and could lead to
corrective or disciplinary action.
including transgender status or gender expression, national origin or citizenship status,
age, disability, genetic information or veterans status.