Grambling State University
A red light university has at least one policy that both clearly and substantially restricts freedom of speech. Read more here.
|Public or Private:||Public|
|Federal Circuit:||Fifth Circuit|
|Head of Institution:||President Frank G Pogue
Grambling State University
Long-Jones Hall, Room 111
Grambling, LA 71245
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On this page, FIRE has excerpted policies that address speech and expression. You may download the full policy in .pdf form, below.
Restrictions on Expressive Rights
Harassment Policies (Learn More)
Code of Student Conduct: Assault 09-11
intimidation of another in an attempt to commit a battery, or the
intentional placing of another in reasonable apprehension of receiving
a battery. Physical contact is not required. This includes engaging
in, attempting or intending to engage in any form of verbal or mental
abuse, or coercion which is directed toward another person or group of
people which creates an intimidating, fearful or offensive environment
in the classrooms, offices, dormitories, and the University premises in
Code of Student Conduct: Peer Sexual Harassment 09-11
repeated sexual flirtation, advances or propositions; verbal abuse of a
sexual nature; display of sexually suggestive pictures or objects; and/or
offensive or abusive physical contact of a sexual nature.
requests for sexual favors or other verbal, visual or physical conduct or
communication with sexual overtones that the victim deems offensive.
Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility (Learn More)
Code of Student Conduct: Indecent, Obscene, Immoral Behavior, or Profanity 09-11
conduct which is disorderly, lewd, or indecent. Such acts include but are
not limited to: the use of obscene gestures, improper body exposures, or
other immoral acts or use of profanity to any faculty, staff, student, or
Internet Usage Policies
Code of Student Conduct: Misuse of Computer Resources 09-11
with the work of another, to transmit obscene harassing or abusive
messages, to interfere with the normal operations of the University
computer system, network, or services.
Other Speech Codes
Code of Student Conduct: Dress Code Policy 09-11
pictures or words.
Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
Code of Student Conduct: Students' Rights and Responsibilities 09-11
interest and to express opinions.
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The speech codes and policies above were last fully checked via internet and other research means by FIRE in September 2013. According to FIRE’s research the substantive policies are current at least until this date. Directory information, including the name of the president of the college or university, may have been updated more recently. If any policy has been revised, or if you believe that we are in error, please contact us.