Code of Conduct – Verbal Harassment

August 28, 2013

Harassment and/or hazing in all forms or other treatment of a demeaning, abusive, threatening or alarming nature. Harassment may … be of a verbal nature and include suggestive comments, insults, humor and jokes about sex or gender-specific traits, and sexual propositions. Harassment also includes conduct that creates a hostile and intimidating environment that impairs an individual’s ability to function normally in an educational or occupational environment.