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08.01.01 Civil Rights Compliance: Sexual harassment

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

Sexual harassment – a form of sex discrimination. Unwelcome conduct on the basis of sex (of a sexual nature or otherwise): ...

Student Rules: Soliciting on Campus

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Posting and Distribution Policies
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The term “solicit” is defined as the taking of orders, sales, rentals or donations.

Residence Life Handbook: Harassment

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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The Department of Residence Life will not tolerate verbal or written threats, intimidation, violence or other forms of illegal harassment against any member of the university community.

Student Rules: Students' Rights and Responsibilities

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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A student shall have the right to participate in a free exchange of ideas, and there shall be no University rule or administrative rule that in any way abridges the rights of freedom of speech, expression, petition and peaceful assembly as set forth in the U.S. Constitution.

08.01.01.M1 Civil Rights Compliance

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

Hostile environment – a situation in which there is unwelcome harassing conduct based on a legally protected class that is severe, persistent, or pervasive enough to create a work, educational, or campus living environment that a reasonable person would consider objectively offensive.

Student Rules: Appendix XI- Rules on Freedom of Expression

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Protest and Demonstration Policies
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As a public institution of higher learning, Texas A&M University provides forums for the expression of ideas and opinions. These include: