33 Racial and Ethnic Harassment

Policy Statement (Board Approval Date:  03/22/11)

It is the policy of the Board that racial and ethnic harassment is prohibited and is subject to disciplinary action as set forth in this policy.  Racial and ethnic harassment is defined as:  Behavior or conduct addressed directly to an individual, or individuals, related to the victim’s race, religion, ethnicity, or national origin that threatens violence or property damage, or that incites or is likely to incite imminent lawless action.

Violations of this policy may result in disciplinary action taken by the appropriate authority.  Sanctions may range from reprimands to suspension, expulsion, or dismissal.  Sanctions are based upon the facts and circumstances of each case and are in accordance with the terms and guidelines of the applicable campus complaint procedures.


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