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Electronic Mail Policy

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    Red
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    Internet Usage Policies
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In addition, the following specific actions and uses of University e-mail resources are improper:

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Use of e-mail for organized political activity or political solicitation.

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Use of e-mail that degrades or demeans other individuals.

Community Living Standards: Civility- Intimidating, Hostile, or Offensive Expression

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    Yellow
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    Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility
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Intimidating, Hostile, or Offensive Expression
The Department of Residence Life prohibits the use of verbal, non-verbal, written, or other expression by residents or their property that creates an intimidating, hostile, or offensive living or learning environment.

Regents' Policy: Chapter 09.02 - Student Rights and Responsibilities - Student Code of Conduct

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    Yellow
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    Harassment Policies
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Harassment is defined as behavior that is severe, pervasive or persistent to a degree that a reasonable person similarly situated would be prevented from fully accessing educational benefits, university services, or other opportunities.

Regents' Policy: Chapter 01.04 – Sex and Gender-Based Discrimination Under Title IX

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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For purposes of this chapter “Sexual harassment” is a form of sex or gender-based discrimination, and is defined as conduct on the basis of sex or gender that satisfies one or more of the following: ...

Regents' Policy: Chapter 01.02 – General Provisions- Freedom of Speech

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    Green
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    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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A. An environment of free and honest inquiry is essential to the functioning and the mission of the university. The board and the university therefore acknowledge, affirm, and espouse the right of freedom of speech as guaranteed in the Constitutions of the United States and the State of Alaska.

Campus Posting Rules and Procedures

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    Yellow
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    Posting and Distribution Policies
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Postings must pertain to and be sponsored by a registered UAA student organization or a UAA department/unit.

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Postings must contain information on the sponsoring organization/department as well as contact information in the form of phone number, email and/or website address.