Statement of Rights

By August 28, 2013

All members of the BSC community have certain rights that include:
• The rights guaranteed under the U.S. Constitution
• The right to organize one’s personal life and behavior and to pursue individual activities
except when these interfere with the rights of others or violate established college, local, state
and federal laws and policies
• The right to freedom from personal force, violence, threats of personal abuse and harassment
either as individuals or groups within the BSC community
• The right to dissent, to carry on individual or organized activity that expresses grievances
held against, or changes desired in, society or the college or both. This activity must be within
the limits of the democratic process of freedom of speech, assembly and petition. (See the
“Free Speech and Demonstration Policy” section in the Policies and Procedures section of this