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Bowling Green, Ohio

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Chicago Statement for Free Speech adopted

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Student Handbook: Policies & Procedures- Title IX Sexual Harassment Policy and Procedures

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
  • Last Updated

Sexual harassment means 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 a person equal access to any BGSU education program or activity; ...

BGSU Bias Reporting System

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    Yellow
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    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
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Bowling Green State University strives to be a community of respect, openness, compassion and inclusion. We continue to engage the campus community by sharing our experiences, listening to others, and debating ideas in civil, constructive ways.

Student Handbook: Policies & Procedures- Racial and Ethnic Harassment

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    Yellow
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    Harassment Policies
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Racial and ethnic harassment constitutes any physical or verbal behavior that subjects an individual to an intimidating, hostile or offensive educational, employment or living environment. Such harassment:

(a) Denigrates or stereotypes an individual because of his or her racial or ethnic affiliation;

Student Handbook: Policies & Procedures- Freedom of Expression

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Protest and Demonstration Policies
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In order for the university to best assist in meeting these responsibilities, we encourage organizers to inform us of planned expressive activities.

Student Handbook: Codes of Conduct- Student Rights and Responsibilities

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    Green
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    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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One of the concerns of Bowling Green State University is to provide each student with the opportunity to learn. Therefore, some personal freedoms and rights of students include, but are not limited to:

1. Freedom of inquiry, speech and assembly.

Student Handbook: Policies & Procedures- Sexual Harassment

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
  • Last Updated

Unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature constitute sexual harassment when: ...