Statements Requiring Respect

August 28, 2013

A part of MSUM’s mission statement reads that its community
“supports intellectual development that welcomes diversity and
develops the skills and talents of its students so that they have the
capacity to live usefully, act responsibly and [be] learners all their
We can best learn from one another in an atmosphere of positive
encouragement and mutual respect. We must possess a genuine desire to learn from those around us as well as to give others the respect and tolerance we desire.
Behaviors motivated by hate or that demean, threaten, harm or denigrate another person or
another’s right of property will not be accepted within our community. People who demonstrate these types of abusive behaviors and choose
to inflict them on others will not be continued as members of our residential community and could jeopardize their student status as