Resident Handbook: Harassment/Threats

Category: Harassment Policies School: Youngstown State University Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: January 30, 2017

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You are expected to treat all persons with respect and dignity. You should not harass any individual or group. Harassment is defined as a course of conduct which subjects a person or group of persons to unwanted physical contact or threat of such contact or the creation of an intimidating or hostile educational, work or university environment, or interfering with or unreasonably affecting that environment. This includes activity over the phone or via social media (i.e. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter)/Internet. Threatening remarks/behavior will be taken seriously and will be treated accordingly. (Also see Physical or Verbal Abuse.) Display or distribution of material that constitutes harassment or is threatening to others is prohibited.

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