The purpose of this policy is to:
- Lay down the rules, laws and guidelines for the use of social media platforms for publishing content involving or pertaining to STIU.
- Avoid copyright claims and other liabilities that might arise from the posting of inappropriate or unauthorized content.
- Help the University account holders minimize risk while developing an effective social media program that maximizes user engagement.
These policies apply to faculty and staff, including student employees, who engage in online conversations for work-related purposes or who are asked by supervisors to use or participate in social media as part of their job responsibilities.