Last updated June 26, 2021
All participants of Shine Bootcamp - including but not limited to coaches, mentees, staff, sponsors, and volunteers - are required to follow the Code of Conduct (COC). The COC extends to all elements of Shine, including but not limited to: communication within the course platform, facilitated peer workshopping, events both online and in-person, coaching sessions both one-on-one and group, and the Shine Slack.
Shine Bootcamp is dedicated to a harassment-free environment regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, mental illness, neurotype, physical appearance, body, age, race, ethnicity, nationality, language, or religion.
Harassment in any form will not be tolerated; anyone who violates the COC may be sanctioned or expelled from these spaces at the discretion of the Shine Bootcamp organizers.
- Offensive comments related to gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, mental illness, neurotype, physical appearance, body, age, race, ethnicity, nationality, language or religion
- Unwelcome comments regarding a person’s lifestyle choices and practices, including those related to food, health, parenting, drugs, and employment
- Deliberate misgendering or use of ‘dead’ or rejected names
- Gratuitous or off-topic sexual images or behavior in spaces where they’re not appropriate
- Physical contact and simulated physical contact (e.g., textual descriptions like “hug” or “backrub”) without consent or after a request to stop
- Threats of violence
- Incitement of violence towards any individual, including encouraging a person to commit suicide or to engage in self-harm
- Deliberate intimidation
- Stalking or following
- Harassing photography or recording, including logging online activity for harassment purposes
- Sustained disruption of discussion
- Unwelcome sexual attention
- Pattern of inappropriate social contact, such as requesting/assuming inappropriate levels of intimacy with others
- Continued one-on-one communication after requests to cease