Guidelines

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Guidelines

SUBMISSION OVERVIEW

We invite past, present and future pioneers and friends of Tusculum University to share their TU Proud news and stories about how they #makeitcount.

Tusculum University may use the submitted content in other promotional material. The university reserves the right to publish only submissions which adhere to the guidelines below and to the spirit of the TU Proud site.

All content submitted via this website will be reviewed for adherence to the following guidelines. Submitted content in violation of any of the following guidelines or counter to the spirit of the site will not be displayed publicly or re-shared.

Content Rights

The university will withhold or remove any content to which the submitter does not have the legal right to disseminate, or that is in violation of intellectual property rights, privacy rights, publicity rights, or legal rights of any third party.

Submitting content to this site grants Tusculum University the right to republish this content both online and in printed promotional materials.

Offensive Content

The university will withhold or remove any content that is deemed to be offensive, obscene, hateful, in poor taste, or illegal.

Mentions of Individuals

This site is not a platform for the espousing or exposure of personal conflicts. The university will withhold or remove content that is deemed to personally attack, disrespect, or negatively represent any named or identifiable individuals.

Any individual who is named or feels personally identifiable in published material — regardless of whether that content portrays them positively or negatively — may request to have that material removed from the site. Upon request, that content will be removed with no questions asked. Such requests may be emailed to TUProud@tusculum.edu.

Content Describing Unlawful Conduct

The university may withhold or remove any content that is deemed to describe or represent unlawful conduct in the past, present, or future.

What Does “Spirit of the Site” Mean?

The university will withhold or remove any content that does not adhere to the spirit of the site. This means that submitted content must contribute to an authentic sharing of a proud news, update or story that positively reflects on the institutions and those referenced in the submission. Submitted content that is deemed self-promotional, vindictive, inaccurate, incomplete, misleading, or unrelated to the initial prompt will be considered to violate the spirit of the site.

Duration of Review Period and Notification of Results

The university makes no guarantee as to the length of time that will be required to review any user-submitted content. Users will not be contacted with the final determination of the review.

Removal of Posted Content

The university reserves the right to remove any posted content at any point, without need for stated cause.