Bias & Hate Incident reporting summary

When a report of an incident is made to the Hate and Bias Response Team through the online reporting system, the Equal Opportunity and Title IX Office reviews it for violation of the law or University policy. Bias-related incidents, while abhorrent and intolerable, may not violate University policy or break the law. In some instances the University can assist in addressing the behavior. In many instances, the University can provide support, services and resources. The following incidents were reported to, or referred to, the Hate and Bias Response Team beginning in the fall 2018 semester.

List of reported hate incidents
Date recieved Who reported Description* Location Incident** Action/education
9/29/2019 Student Patriot Front posted propaganda flyer covering LGBTQ roundtable event flyer Ansari Business Building bulletin board 1 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources.
9/9/2019 Student Swastika drawn on whiteboard in library study room MIKC 2 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources.
10/7/2019 Student Swastika drawn on stairs in CFA; day of Turning Point event CFA 3 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources. Police Services took report and Investigated. Swastika immediately removed.
9/13/2019 Student AIM posters were posted in the building. A student and a colleague removed the posters and expressed concern in their report. Campus Building 4 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources.
10/11/2019 Faculty ALL COPS ARE BAD sign posted to Criminal Justice Department's bulletin board. Also reported to Todd Renwick. Criminal Justice Bulletin Board 5 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources.
9/13/2019 Student Image of President Trump shaking hands with KKK member placed on bus stop sign Fleischmann Ag (FA)- campus shuttle stop sign 6 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources.
10/9/2019 Faculty Observer recording and harassing presenters of the Resist/ "Mind the hate" group. Presenters did not consent to being recorded and Observer did not respond to requests to stop/remove recording. Observer attending Charlie Kirk presentation MIKC 7** Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources.
10/9/2019 Faculty Observer selectively recorded presentation without consent. MIKC 7** Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources.
10/10/2019 Faculty Students from Turning Point event harassing "Mind the Hate" presenters. Posted photos to social media calling presenters "protesters," JP recorded without consent. MIKC 7** Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources.
10/17/2019 Faculty Swastika and written message, "Ni**ers are scum" William Raggio Building 8 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources. Police Services took report and Investigated. Message immediately removed.
10/29/2019 Student Swastika and message, "Take one down we put 2 more" William Raggio Building 9 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources. Police Services took report and Investigated. Message immediately removed.
10/28/2019 n/a Swastika, message "F*** Ni**ers" crossed out and replaced with "racists" William Raggio Building 10 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources. Police Services took report and Investigated. Message immediately removed.
10/29/2019 Faculty Voicemail with the sounds of gun fire Phone call 11 Hate and Bias Response Team developing educational resources. Police Services conducted an investigation. Unable to track phone number
3/18/2019   F*CK Nazis External door of Juniper Hall   Message removed. Police report/investigation conducted. Outreach: Dining with Diversity panel discussion with members of Hate and Bias Response Team. Town hall in residential halls discussing advocacy for the Jewish community.
3/14/2019   F*CK Nazis External door of Juniper Hall   Message removed. Police report/investigation conducted.
3/6/2019   Swastika, bombing threat, kill all jews Juniper Hall Men's Restroom   Police Report/Investigation, interviewed students, RA's, requested information. Removed the messages. Met with Hillel of Northern Nevada and resources offered.
3/4/2019   Identity Europa Sarah Fleischman Building   Message noted
3/4/2019   Signs saying "ACAB - All Cops Are Bad" Hilliard Plaza   Message noted
2/21/2019   Poster saying "Immigration is a Black Issue" The Center. Every Student. Every Story.   Director of The Center invited the offended individual to have a conversation about the poster.
2/15/2019   International graduate student pushed to the ground On the side of the northbound lane of N. Virginia Street   Police Report/Investigation
12/31/2018   Men Beware! Fems Encourage Women to Make False Assault Charges! MGTOW City lightpole southwest corner of main campus   Reviewed - Out of Jurisdiction
12/5/2018   Offensive music Campus Escort Van   Policy reviewed with Campus Escort
11/26/2018   Verbal harrassment/intimidation/racial slurs yelled by unidentified individual Nevada Living Learning Community   Dean of Students discussed issue with residential life staff, and campus resources were offered.
11/20/2018   Printed material "Go kill yourself please" -unknown source Campus bulletin/posting board   Reviewed - Removed per policy
11/20/2018   Printed material "Go kill yourself please" -unknown source Online/Social Media   Reviewed for violation of policy or law
11/2/2018   Derogatory commends made on a live shared platform during class Business Building   Professor removed comments because they violated class policy
10/29/2018   Swastika on the wall Peavine Hall   Police Report/Investigation completed, and symbol removed
9/2018   Racial slur on restroom stall SEM Restroom R103   Police Report/Investigation completed, and words removed

*Descriptions summarized from complaint.

**Every Hate and Bias incident is assigned a number. Repeated numbers refer to different reports about the same incident. These are marked with a double asterisk.