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Code of Student Rights and Responsibilities: The Beneficence Pledge

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    Green
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    Policies Restricting Freedom of Conscience
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In order for students to live and learn in harmony with others in the University community, they must assume responsibility for their actions and respect the rights and beliefs of others. Ball State’s Beneficence Pledge, found below, gives a broad statement of…

Code of Student Rights and Responsibilities: Bill of Rights and Responsibilities

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    Green
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    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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Freedom of expression is enshrined in the First Amendment to the United States Constitution and Ball State University’s Bill of Rights and Responsibilities. Therefore, Ball State University is committed to free and open inquiry in all matters, and our University guarantees all…

Title IX Policy and Procedures

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    Green
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    Harassment Policies
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For purposes of this policy, “sexual harassment” is conduct on the basis of sex that satisfies one or more of the following: ... Unwelcome conduct determined by a reasonable person to be so severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive that it effectively denies…