Technology and Social Media Policy

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Students are expected to use all forms of technology and social media lawfully, consistent with LMU Community Standards and to interact respectfully with others.

Potential misuses of technology and social media include, but are not limited to:

Medium: Mobile Devices: Making harassing, threatening or inappropriate calls; Sending harassing, threatening or inappropriate text messages; Taking or sending inappropriate photos or videos…

Medium: Instant Messaging, Online Forums and Message Boards: Sending inappropriate photos or videos; Sending harassing, threatening or inappropriate messages…

Medium: Video-Hosting Sites: Posting inappropriate or humiliating videos of others; Posting unwanted videos of others; Posting harassing, threatening or targeted videos.

Medium: Social Networking Sites: Posting harassing, threatening, humiliating or inappropriate material; Hacking into another person’s account; Creating a fake profile using another person’s name (or reasonably inferred likeness).

Medium: Virtual Learning Environments: Posting harassing, threatening or inappropriate messages, images or video; …

Medium: Web-Conferencing (e.g. Zoom): Posting harassing, threatening or inappropriate messages, images or video during classes or meetingsUsing the chat function to harass, threaten, send inappropriate messages or otherwise disturb either the presenter or other attendees

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