Policy Library: Inclusive Language

Category: Other Speech Codes School: Iowa State University Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: March 27, 2017

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All university publications and communication, whether oral or written, shall use inclusive language and illustrations. Inclusive language refers to language that makes every attempt to include comprehensively all groups in the community. Whenever possible, selection of academic materials will also reflect efforts to uphold this university policy.

Compliance with this policy shall be the responsibility of all faculty and staff.

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