Discussion forum - rules for users

Messages must not contain inappropriate or offensive material. The Deakin University Central Alumni Office reserves the right to remove any notices which it considers inappropriate and suspend indefinitely the Alumni membership or usage rights of any offending person.

It is inappropriate to post messages that:

  • Contain, promote, or link to sexually explicit or violent material;
  • Promote, depict, or link to material that promotes or depicts discrimination based on race, gender, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, or age;
  • Post content that advertisers or promotes a private business;
  • Contain unlawful material, including but not limited to materials that may violate another's intellectual property rights, or links to a site that contains such material;
  • Contain information regarding or promoting illegal activity, or linking to a site that provides such information;
  • Contains spam, pyramid schemes, or other unrelated advertising material;
  • Are obscene, excessively violent, threatening, harassing or otherwise objectionable;
  • Are deemed by the Central Alumni Office to be unsuitable for any other reason; and/or
  • Denigrate Deakin University, its staff or other Alumni members

Alumni should report any abuse of this service to the Central Alumni Office immediately via email or phone +61 3 (03) 5227 1019.

Disclaimer and safety precautions

This discussion forum can be viewed by all registered Alumni members.

It is recommended that members do not give out personal information or post any information you would not want others to see, including potential employers or colleagues.

Messages express the views of the author of the message and not the views of Deakin University or any entity associated with the University. Individual users take full responsibility for postings and use the information posted by members at their own risk. There is no guarantee that you will receive a response to your message.

Further information

For further information on how to use the discussion forum please visit message board FAQ's or alternatively contact the Central Alumni Office via email .

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29th August 2011