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Gender-Based Misconduct and Interim Title IX Policies and Procedures for Students

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    Yellow
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    Harassment Policies
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Gender-based harassment can occur if a person is harassed either for exhibiting what is perceived as a stereotypical characteristic of their gender or for failing to conform to stereotypical notions of masculinity or femininity, and that harassing conduct unreasonably interferes with a…

Columbia University Email Usage Policy

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    Yellow
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    Internet Usage Policies
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No User of University email may take any of the following actions: ... 3. Send nuisance email or other online messages such as chain letters; 4. Send obscene or harassing messages; ...

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policies & Procedures: Harassment

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Harassment Subjecting an individual to unwelcome conduct, whether verbal or physical, that creates an intimidating, hostile, or abusive working, learning or campus living environment; that alters the conditions of employment or education; or unreasonably interferes with an individual’s work or academic performance…

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policies & Procedures: Sexual Harassment

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination. Unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, requests for sexual contact, sexual comments, physical or visual conduct of a sexual nature, and sharing or displaying sexual images constitutes sexual harassment when: ... Such unwelcome…

Office of University Life: Responding to Bias

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
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Where a report alleges bias behavior that could violate the University Non-Discrimination Policies, Student Conduct and Community Standards or Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action will review the report and investigate as appropriate. If it does not appear that a University Policy has…

University Policies: Rules of University Conduct- Affirmative Statement

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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The Rules of University Conduct, found in Chapter XLIV of the Statutes of Columbia University, are intended to ensure that all members of our community may engage in our cherished traditions of free expression and open debate. The University, as a forum…