... A determination to discourage conduct that is disruptive and disorderly does not threaten academic freedom; it is rather, a necessary condition of its very existence. Therefore, Maritime College will not allow disruptive or disorderly conduct on its premises to interrupt its proper operation... While Maritime College strongly supports the First
Amendment rights of free speech, student should be aware of the effects of abusive or hurtful
language on their classmates. Civil behavior is expected at all times.