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Make a Reservation: Outdoor

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Protest and Demonstration Policies
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Reservation requests must be submitted AT LEAST 6 weeks in advance. This applies to all outdoor locations requested through Trojan Event Services.

SCampus: Integrity and Accountability: Advertising, Promotion/Publicity, and Literature Distribution

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    Yellow
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    Posting and Distribution Policies
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All printed and digital publicity materials posted or distributed on campus or to the campus community via official university electronic media (e.g., posted on university-administered social media pages or websites or distributed via university listservs) must include the following:

Policy on Prohibited Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation: Title IX Sexual Harassment

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Title IX Sexual Harassment: Title IX’s implementing regulations define Sexual Harassment as conduct on the basis of sex that satisfies one or more of the following: ...

USC Principles of Community

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility
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We want to make explicit our expectations regarding the behavior of each member of our community. As adults, we are responsible for our behavior and are fully accountable for our actions.

SCampus: General Policy Statements- Statement of Student Rights and Responsibilities

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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Every member of the academic community shall enjoy the rights of free speech, peaceful assembly and the right of petition.

Policy on Prohibited Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation: Hostile Environment Harassment

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    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Harassment occurs when verbal, physical, written, electronic, or other conduct based on an individual’s Protected Characteristics is sufficiently severe, persistent, or pervasive that it unreasonably interferes with, limits, or denies that individual’s ability to participate in or benefit from the University’s educa