Fort Lewis College

Location: Durango, Colorado
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating

Fort Lewis College has been given the speech code rating Red. A red light university has at least one policy that both clearly and substantially restricts freedom of speech. Read more
  • Sexual Misconduct Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Red
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: March 6, 2019

    Sexual Harassment.  Sexual harassment is defined as unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature, unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other visual, verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature. … 2. Hostile Environment Sexual Harassment.  Whether an environment is “hostile” is a fact-specific i... Read More
  • Student Housing Guide: Posting

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: March 6, 2019

    Residents may decorate their individual living spaces in compliance with relevant College policies including, but not limited to, Roommate Agreements, Fire Safety regulations, the Campus Posting Policy, the Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action policy, the Discriminatory Harassment Policy, and the Sexual Miscondu... Read More
  • Policy 6-10: Acceptable Use of Information Technology

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: March 6, 2019

    The following activities are strictly prohibited. … Sending or attempting to send harassing, obscene, or other threatening e-mail to another user. … Encroaching on other’s use of shared computing resources. Such encroachment shall include, but is not limited to, creating a disturbance, displaying offensi... Read More
  • Policy 11-6: Campus Posting

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: March 6, 2019

    All materials to be posted on campus, except in residence halls and apartments, must be reviewed and stamped at the Student Union Information Desk. … Regardless of the medium used, the following materials are not allowed for posting. Materials that promote alcoholic beverages (e.g., drink specials, drinking c... Read More
  • Discriminatory Harassment Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: March 6, 2019

    Discriminatory harassment includes conduct (verbal, gestures, written, graphic, physical, cyber-bullying) directed against any person or a small group of persons because of basis of actual or perceived race, age, color, religion, national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expres... Read More
  • Policy 11-10: Public Speech and Peaceful Assembly

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies
    Last updated: March 6, 2019

    FLC’s generally accessible, open, outdoor areas on campus and non-academic publicly accessible facilities are open to individuals or groups for all non-commercial expressive activities, whether planned or spontaneous, including the distribution of material and collection of signatures, as long as those express... Read More
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