Student Handbook: Whitman College Grievance Policy- Sexual Harassment

Category: Harassment Policies School: Whitman College Statement Rating: Red Last updated: July 11, 2017

Relevant excerpt

Sexual Harassment is defined as unwelcome verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature that is sufficiently severe, persistent or pervasive such that it unreasonably interferes with, limits or deprives someone of the ability to participate in or benefit from the College’s educational programs or employment opportunities.

Further examples include:

• Unwelcome statements, jokes, gestures, pictures, intentional nonconsensual touching of an intimate body area, gender-based bullying, stereotyping, or other conduct that demeans, harasses, or intimidates

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