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East Tennessee State University

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Johnson City, Tennessee

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ETSU Policy on Discrimination and Harassment

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    Yellow
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    Harassment Policies
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Harassment

ETSU Emergency Title IX Rule

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Sexual harassment: conduct because of sex that satisfies one (1) 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 ETSU's education program or activity; ...

East Tennessee State University Policy on Use of Campus Property and Facilities: Bulletin Boards

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    Yellow
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    Posting and Distribution Policies
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The University generally requires prior approval for the use of any bulletin boards on campus.

ETSU Title IX: Definitions- Sexual Harassment

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature when one of the following criteria is met: submission to such conduct is made either explicitly or implicitly as a term or condition of the individual's employment or of the individual's status in a program

ETSU Title IX: Definitions- Harassment

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
  • Last Updated

Harassment is conduct that is based on a person's race, color, religion, creed, ethic or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age (as applicable), status as a covered veteran, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal or state civil rights law, that

East Tennessee State University Policy on Use of Campus Property and Facilities

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Protest and Demonstration Policies
  • Last Updated

The University has designated Public Speaking Areas that may be used as a space for meetings, rallies, protests, and demonstrations. For safety reasons, the period in which these areas are available is between dawn to dusk but no greater than 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily.