Conduct Code Violation

August 28, 2013

Prohibited Conduct
The following conduct is prohibited by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and subject to
disciplinary action in accordance with the Student Code of Conduct…
27. Harassment
Engaging in intentional conduct directed at a specific person or persons which
seriously alarms or intimidates such person or persons and which serves no legitimate
purpose will not be tolerated. Such conduct may include: explicit or implicit threats,
including gestures which place a person in reasonable fear of unwelcome physical
contact, harm, or death; following a person about in a public place or to or from his or
her residence; making remarks in a public place to a specific person which are by
common usage lewd, obscene, expose a person to public hatred, or that can
reasonably be expected to have a tendency to cause acts of violence by the person to
whom the remark is addressed; or communicating anonymously by voice or graphic means, or making a telephone call, anonymously, whether or not a conversation ensues.