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Regulations for On-Campus Living: Door Decorations

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Posting and Distribution Policies
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Placing message boards or decorations on the exterior of room doors in university residence halls or apartments is considered a resident's privilege. We hope that individuals will voluntarily adopt the university’s Code of Love and Honor to create a positive and welcoming residential environment.

Miami University Policy Library: Interim Sexual Misconduct Protocol for Students- Sexual Misconduct Prohibited by Title IX and University Policy

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Conduct on the basis of sex including gender, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation that meets one of the following: ...

Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion: Report an Incident- Bias Incidents

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
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If you believe you're the victim of a bias-related incident, see Bias Incident Report to find out how to report it and take advantage of available resources.

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Miami University Policy Library: Policy Prohibiting Harassment and Discrimination

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Harassment:Harassment is unwelcome conduct that is based  a persons’ Protected  Class Status-age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin (ancestry), pregnancy, race, religion, sex/gender, status as a parent or foster parent, sexual ori

Miami University Policy Library: Right of Expression of Students

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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The University believes that the right of expression is as necessary as the right of inquiry and that both must be preserved as essential to the pursuit and dissemination of knowledge and truth.

Miami University Policy Library: Public Speaking, Leaflet Distribution, and Demonstrations

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Protest and Demonstration Policies
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Miami University embraces the rights of expression, affiliation, and peaceful assembly. Miami University faculty, staff, and students may express their views by demonstrating peacefully for ideas they wish to make known, and the University will protect these rights.