Log file information is automatically reported by your web browser. Server logs may include your IP address, browser type and language, number of clicks, domain names of websites visited, pages viewed, and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time. We or third parties may use clear gifs or web beacons, pieces of data used to track the online usage patterns of our users anonymously. In addition, we may also use clear gifs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened. Information collected through clear gifs, cookies, and log file information is largely non-personally identifiable information.
We may allow third-party ad servers or ad networks to serve advertisements and collect information. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to send, directly to your browser, the advertisements and links, automatically receiving your IP address when this happens. They may also use other technologies to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalize advertising content. hennepintechnicalcollege.org does not provide any personally identifiable information to these third-party ad servers or ad networks without your consent. In addition, third-party advertisers may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide ads.
Release of Information
Any information or user content submitted uploaded becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by other users, who may forward this information or user content to other websites or people. Be aware that if your user content includes personal information, such as your name and email address, or other data, the public will have access to it. Also, all photographs uploaded reside on public URLs, and may be used by any person who knows the URL location. Please do not upload any photos or personal data that you do not want the public to share freely, and have access to.
We may release collected information if required to do so by law, to comply with state and federal laws or by court order, or other law enforcement request. We may disclose collected information to the Internal Revenue Service and third party payment providers, for tax-related purposes. We may also share collected information in order to investigate illegal activities, including but not limited to, fraud; potential threats to public safety or the physical safety, property, or rights of any person or group.