STICKS AND STONES CAN BREAK MY BONES BUT WORDS CAN NEVER HURT ME – WHAT IS HARASSMENT?

By August 28, 2013

• Other conduct, including hazing, which unreasonably interferes with or creates a hostile or offensive learning, living, or working environment.
Forms of sexual harassment, as defined by University of Alaska Board of Regents Policy (04.02.01), include, but are not limited to:
• Verbal abuse of a sexual nature
• Graphic verbal commentaries about an individual’s body
• Sexually degrading words used to describe an individual.