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It’s best not to hug anyone at Gettysburg College. At least not unless you want to get charged with sexual misconduct.
Maybe Gettysburg administrators didn’t watch enough Care Bears when they were children. Maybe they were victims of drive-by huggings. Whatever their motivation, the result is an overbroad sexual misconduct policy which makes no distinction between rape and a spontaneous hug... Download file "The Hug Police Invade Higher Education"