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COOOL Code of Conduct

This Research internship is a community event intended for learning, collaboration, and engagement aimed at solving community problems by integrating Islamic and scientific research methodologies. We value the participation of each member and want everyone involved to have an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. Accordingly, all staff and participants are expected to show respect and courtesy to others throughout the event. To make clear what is expected, all staff, participants, volunteers and trainers are required to conform to the following Code of Conduct. Organizers will enforce this code throughout the event.


Be Respectful Be kind to others. Do not insult or put down other attendees. Participants must remain civil and polite in their engagement with others. Treating other persons with disrespect is not acceptable.

Maintain a Courteous Rude conduct, including belittling or insulting comments, gestures, or negative attitudes, is not acceptable.

Be Awesome Do your best and believe in yourself. 


Respect Coaching Staff & Team Members

Competitors are expected to treat their trainers and fellow participants with a high level of respect and courtesy.

The Director of the COOOL Summer program and the designated representatives, hired or volunteer trainers are to be addressed with courtesy and respect at all times.

Questions or disputes must be brought to the attention of the COOOL Summer program Director in writing at [email protected].


Comply with All Federal, State and Local Laws and Host Policies

Competitors are expected to comply with all applicable laws and rules. Failure to comply may result in consequences for competitors.