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Executive Order No. 31: Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action

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    Red
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    Harassment Policies
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This policy has the goal of promoting an environment that is free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

Executive Order No. 70: Compliance with Education Department Sexual Harassment Regulations

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    Green
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    Harassment Policies
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EDFR Hostile Environment Sexual Harassment: EDFR hostile environment sexual harassment is unwelcome conduct determined by a reasonable person to be so severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive that it effectively denies a person equal access to the University’s education program or activity; ...

Student Conduct Code: Prohibited Conduct

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    Yellow
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    Harassment Policies
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Discriminatory harassment includes verbal, physical, electronic, or other conduct based on an individual's race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status when one of the conditions outli

Reporting Bias Incidents: Frequently asked questions

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    Green
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    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
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For the purposes of the Bias Incident Advisory Committee, a bias incident is any discrimination or harassment against a member of the university community based on perception of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, pregnancy, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or exp

Student Conduct Code: Prohibited Conduct

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    Yellow
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Computer abuses include, but are not limited to: ... Use of university computing facilities or resources to send intimidating, harassing, or threatening messages;

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Housing & Food Services: Diversity and Inclusion

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    Yellow
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    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
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Give others the respect and tolerance that you desire.

Setting this standard for our residential communities and having high expectations for our residents ensures that students can have a productive, meaningful and personally rewarding experience while living on campus.