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Policy AO 10: Computer Access and Use- Appropriate Use of University Computer Services

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    Yellow
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    Internet Usage Policies
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The following are considered improper use of University owned computing equipment, networks, services, and resources: ... Using electronic media to harass or threaten other persons, or to display, design, copy, store, draw, print, or publish obscene language or graphics.

The Pitt Promise: A Commitment to Civility

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies Restricting Freedom of Conscience
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The University of Pittsburgh is committed to the advancement of learning and service to society. This is best accomplished in an atmosphere of mutual respect and civility, self-restraint, concern for others, and academic integrity. By choosing to join this community, I accept…

Student Code of Conduct: Violations of the Student Code of Conduct

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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A Violation is committed when a Student or a Registered Student Organization: ... Harassment. Harassment may occur through verbal, physical, or electronic means when: 1. The conduct is severe or pervasive and objectively and subjectively has the effect of: a. Unreasonably interfering…

Policy CS 20: Sexual Misconduct

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Sexual harassment is defined as any unwelcome verbal or non-verbal sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, other verbal, virtual or physical conduct of a sexual nature and/or conduct directed at an individual(s) because of gender or gender stereotypes or identity when:…

Student Code of Conduct: Student Rights Within the University Community

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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With the approval of the Board of Trustees, the University affirms the following Student rights and privileges: To engage in discussion, to make inquiries, to exchange thought and opinion, to publish and exchange findings and recommendations, to speak, write, or print freely…

Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Make a Report

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
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Pitt is committed to maintaining an environment free from unlawful harassment and discrimination, and your reports of bias incidents enable the University to assess the campus climate and promptly respond to incidents. Bias incidents are actions committed against a person or group…