Sexual harassment shall be defined as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and
other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature in the following context: … when such conduct has the purpose or effect of unreasonably interfering with an
individual’s work or academic performance or creating an intimidating, hostile, or
offensive working or academic environment.
The Office of Residence
Life reserves the right to remove any unsafe or offensive decorations, and will charge
residents for damages resulting from improperly displayed decorations.
Each member of our community must be committed to the creation of a harmonious climate because one cannot be neutral to this challenge. Those who are committed to it strengthen Georgia Tech and themselves. Individuals who choose not to commit to the challenge, via acts of intolerance, jeopardize their continued affiliation with the Institute. Those acts may be defined as attempts to injure, harm, malign, or harass a person because of race, religious belief, color, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or gender.
staff while they are performing their duties, being
uncooperative, uncivil, or verbally abusive to staff
will not be tolerated. The Department of Housing and Residential Life
interprets the use of profanity, vulgar language,
and derogatory comments as verbal abuse and
uncivil discourse. It is expected that residents
and Housing and Residential Life staff
communicate with civility in all circumstances.
Conduct will constitute peer harassment when that conduct is sufficiently severe, persistent, or pervasive to limit a
reasonable student’s ability to participate in or benefit from the law school’s education program or if it creates a
hostile or abusive educational environment.
The mission of FIRE is to defend and sustain individual rights at America’s increasingly repressive and partisan colleges and universities. These rights include freedom of speech, legal equality, due process, religious liberty, and sanctity of conscience—the essential qualities of individual liberty and dignity. FIRE’s core mission is to protect the unprotected and to educate the public and communities of concerned Americans about the threats to these rights on our campuses and about the means to preserve them.