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Community Standards: Interpersonal Misconduct

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

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  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Intimidation, threat, or harassment: Conduct less than a physical attack or physical action which interferes with a person in the conduct of their customary or usual affairs, or conduct which is sufficiently severe or pervasive to unreasonably interfere with an individual's work or academic performance, or creates an intimidating, hostile, or offensive working or academic environment. A single, unusually severe incident may constitute intimidation, threats, or bullying. Any pattern of unwelcome conduct directed specifically at another person that threatens or endangers the physical or mental safety or property of that person or creates a reasonable fear or intimidation of such a threat or action.