Preamble

By August 28, 2013

Because Bucknell as an academic community committed to both the elimination of sexual
harassment and the free and open exchange of ideas, this policy is intended to foster an
environment permitting full participation by all of its members, while not inhibiting the robust
and wide-open pursuit of ideas and freedom of speech.

preamble

By August 28, 2013

The community exists for the pursuit of learning, the transmission of
knowledge, the development of students as scholars and citizens, and ultimately, for the general well-
being of society. Freedom of inquiry, speech, action, and expression is indispensable in the attainment
of these goals. Academic freedom is at the cornerstone of the enterprise.

preamble

By August 28, 2013

We expect that all members of this community will treat each other with dignity and respect, and that all members of the community will assume the responsibility of appropriately confronting acts of bias-related violence, intimidation and harassment which may occur. This policy statement identifies a nonexhaustive list of examples of behavior that are unacceptable and outlines procedures for handling violations.