Student Handbook – Student Rights and Responsabilities

Category: Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility, Statement School: Statement Rating: Not Rated Last updated: December 12, 2013

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8. Students will be free from censorship in the publication of their views so long as these are presented in good taste and are not represented as the view of North Park University. Should good taste be questioned, the dean of student development may issue an injunction pending review by the provost of the University.
9. Student publications will be free from any official action controlling editorial policy as long as publication maintains good taste. Publications shall not bear the name of the University or purport to issue from it without University approval. Should good taste be questioned, the faculty advisor to the publication or the dean of student development may issue an injunction pending review by the provost of the University.
10. Students are free to form, join, and participate in any campus group for intellectual, religious, social, economic,
political, or cultural purposes, but shall not be recognized as an official school organization if the intended purpose of the organization is in direct conflict with the objectives of the University.

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13. Student groups may invite and hear speakers of their choice on subjects of their choice so long as the boundaries of good taste are observed. The president of the University retains ultimate jurisdiction in the matter of speaker selection.

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