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Student Code: The Statement of Student Rights and Responsibilities- 5.2.4 Bullying

  • Speech Code Rating
    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Bullying Policies
  • Last Updated

Engaging in repeated and/or severe behaviors that intimidate or intentionally harm or control another person physically, psychologically, or emotionally.

Student Code: The Statement of Student Rights and Responsibilities

  • Speech Code Rating
    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility
  • Last Updated

Students/UAOs have the responsibility to: ... Maintain an atmosphere that promotes respect for learning and human dignity. ...

Interim Policy Prohibiting Harassment, Discrimination, Retaliation, & Sexual Misconduct: Title IX and Sexual Misconduct

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
  • Last Updated

Title IX defines sexual harassment as conduct on the basis of sex that satisfies one or more of the following: ...

Grounds and Facility Use Policy

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Protest and Demonstration Policies
  • Last Updated

University property is primarily dedicated to academic, student life and administrative functions. But it also represents the "marketplace of ideas," and especially for students, many areas of campus represent a public forum for speech and other Expressive Activities.

Campus Posting: Poster Approval Requirements

  • Speech Code Rating
    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Posting and Distribution Policies
  • Last Updated

Bring your posters in and we'll check to make sure they meet the approval requirements. If they do, we'll set the date on the stamp one month in the future and you can stamp all your posters. ...

Interim Policy Prohibiting Harassment, Discrimination, Retaliation, & Sexual Misconduct

  • Speech Code Rating
    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
  • Last Updated

Sexual Harassment: unwelcome or unwanted conduct of a sexual nature whether verbal or nonverbal, graphic, physical or otherwise, where Quid Pro Quo is present and/or rises to the level of creating a Hostile Environment.

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