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ASTRONOMY FOR YOUTH, INC.

 

 

POLICY ON HARASSMENT AND / OR INTIMIDATION

 

 

Date:  August 1, 2002

 

 

Astronomy for Youth, Inc. is committed to maintaining an environment that is free from all forms of harassment and / or intimidation.  To this end, we have established the following policy on harassment and / or intimidation:

 

All members of Astronomy for Youth, Inc. are prohibited to harass and or intimidate any associates or guests. Such conduct will not be tolerated and may result in suspension or revoking of membership.  Guests at any Astronomy for Youth activities, will be asked to leave immediately.  

 

Definitions of harassment and intimidation include but are not limited to, offensive sexual flirtations, advances, propositions, verbal abuse, graphic verbal commentaries about an individual, degrading words used to describe an individual and or class of people.

 

If a member has a complaint on harassment or intimidation, they should report such conduct to the club president or a board member.

 

The personal support of this policy from all associates is important in maintaining an environment free from harassment and / or intimidation.

 

 

Voted and accepted by Astronomy for Youth. Board on August 1, 2002.