The following described behaviors constitute misconduct in which disciplinary sanctions will be imposed.
3. Conduct that threatens or endangers the mental or physical health or safety of any person, including, but not limited to, physical abuse, verbal abuse, threats, intimidation, harassment, and coercion.
The modern land grant university fosters the acquisition of knowledge and the distribution of newly discovered information. It enlivens curiosity, cultivates critical judgement and encourages the contribution of its informed students to the development of American society. The University of Nevada, Reno is committed to these land grant goals and to the maintenance of an academic environment which advances the free exchange of ideas.
14. Violation of a published and/or clearly defined professional code of ethics in a field of study in which a student is preparing.
16. Any conduct which is not guided by respect for others, reason, and honesty.
20. Harassment, intimidation, stalking, or verbal abuse – any behavior that causes emotional harm and/or provokes a violent reaction. Such behavior or action might include oral or written abuse of any member of the University community, or of any person on University property or at University-sponsored/supervised events.