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All content on this site, including but not limited to text, graphics, photographs, design, code, archived material, etc., is copyrighted to the Office of Student Media at Kent State University. This includes the Kentwired.com Web site.
Last updated: Dec. 14, 2009
Like most Web site operators, the Office of Student Media at Kent State University, dba Kentwired.com, collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that Web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Kentwired.com's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Kentwired.com's visitors use its Web site.
Kentwired.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Kentwired.com's Web sites choose to interact with Kentwired.com in ways that require Kentwired.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Kentwired.com gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. In each case, Kentwired.com collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Kentwired.com. Kentwired.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Web site-related activities.
Kentwired.com may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its Web sites. For instance, Kentwired.com may monitor the most popular articles or comments on the Kentwired.com site. Kentwired.com may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Kentwired.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Kentwired.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Kentwired.com's behalf or to provide services available at Kentwired.com's Web sites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Kentwired.com's Web sites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Kentwired.com will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Kentwired.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when Kentwired.com believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Kentwired.com, third parties or the public at large.
We do not knowingly collect personal data from children. Kent State Office of Student Media assumes that visitors to our Web sites are of legal age. All content on Kent State Office of Student Media sites may not be appropriate for children. Articles and article comments may occasionally contain explicit or suggestive content, profanity and other mature material. Parental guidance is encouraged.