Code of Student Conduct: Personal Safety

Tarleton State University

  • Speech Code Rating
    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Bullying Policies
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5.6.5 Bullying - Defined as the use of repeated or severe verbal and/or non-verbal means in order to coerce or force a person to do something or to degrade a person, including, but not limited to, the use of taunting, teasing, or coercive language, pushing, punching, or creating threatening notes/letters/signs.

5.6.6 Cyberbullying - Defined as an act of bullying that takes place using different kinds of technology and social media. Using various types of electronic devices to inflict emotional and/or mental pain, and to degrade another person.