Sexual Harassment: Guide for Faculty, Students and Staff

By August 28, 2013

Hostile environment” harassment is
unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature that creates an intimidating, hostile or offensive working or academic environment and has
the purpose or effect of substantially interfering with the victim’s work or study. Hostile environment sexual harassment can
include sexual advances, repeated taunts
regarding sexual preferences, taunting jokes
directed at a person or persons by reason of
their sex, obscene posters with sexual connotations and sexual favoritism in work
assignments.