Tiger Lore Student Handbook: Unlawful Harassment and Discrimination 09-10

Category: Harassment Policies, Statement School: Statement Rating: Red Last updated: December 15, 2013

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The University will not tolerate behavior that constitutes acts of unlawful harassment and discrimination, because such behavior undermines the emotional,
physical, or ethical integrity of any community member. Such proscribed
behavior includes but is not limited to: Physical, visual or verbal conduct that demeans,
ridicules, defames, stigmatizes, intimidates, or impedes
the work or movement of a person or persons, when engaged in on the basis of a person's race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (gender), sexual orientation, age, religion, religious creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, military status, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. ... These prohibited actions or behaviors when engaged on the basis of these factor(s) also include but are not limited to:
* Verbal, nonverbal, or computer generated words or symbols;
* Epithets, insults, jokes, teasing or derogatory comments;
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* Derogatory posters, cartoons, or drawings;
* Electronic postings, online communities, blogs (including University
blogs).

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