Black Hills State University

Public University

Spearfish, South Dakota

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Chicago Statement for Free Speech adopted

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Student Organization Manual: Campus Posting Policy

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    Posting and Distribution Policies
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It is expected that all advertising materials posted will be reasonably neat, attractive and in the interest of the campus community. ... Posters and flyers must provide the name of the BHSU sponsoring department or organization. The event time and location must…

Student Organization Manual: Free Speech Policy

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    Protest and Demonstration Policies
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Location: Black Hills State University has no designated area for free speech. Therefore, it is essential that those wishing to participate in a public forum or demonstration coordinate with the representative from the office of Public Safety and Security. This individual can…

Student Handbook: Residential Standards of Living- Residents' Expectations and Responsibilities

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    Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility
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As a residential student, you have the responsibility: ... to confront others in a non-aggressive and non-threatening manner.

Student Organization Manual: Free Speech Policy

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    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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The University acknowledges the right of students and others to assemble in groups for peaceful purpose. These methods of expressing individual or group opinion are an important part of our American heritage and a legitimate means of exchanging thought and opinion.

South Dakota Board of Regents Policy Manual: 3:4 Student Code of Conduct- Misuse of Institutional Resources or Property, or Personal Property of Others

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    Internet Usage Policies
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Unauthorized use or abuse of technology, including, but not limited to: ... Use of technology to interfere with the work of another student, faculty member, or institutional official; Use of an Institution’s technology to engage in Harassment. Use of technology to engage…

South Dakota Board of Regents Policy Manual 1:17 - Sexual Harassment

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    Harassment Policies
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Sexual harassment: Conduct on the basis of sex that satisfies one or more of the following: ... Unwelcome conduct that a reasonable person would determine is so severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive that it effectively denies a person equal access to the…