The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.

The Northerner

Privacy Policy

Information we obtain and how we use it:

For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes users’ geographic location, browser type, operating system and other basic user information via analytic software. We do not, however, track your individual identity or connect your identity to the content you view. The information is only used to let us know how to cater our site to our viewer demographic.

We collect the e-mail addresses of those who register for our site, subscribe to our RSS feed or e-mail alerts, post a comment, fill out a form, or communicate with us via e-mail. We aggregate information about which pages our users access or visit, user-specific information and information volunteered by the user, such as contact information and or site registrations.

We use your information only as permitted by law. We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies. We will never give away your personal information to third-parties.

The user information we collect is used to improve the content of our Web page, customize/improve our content based on overall visitor preference, to notify consumers about updates to our Web site, to contact users, disclose information when legally required to do so at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our Web site and applicable laws or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Web site.

We use cookies to store customers’ information during login. Among other things, the cookie may store your user name and password, sparing you from having to re-enter that information each time you visit, or may control the number of times you encounter a particular advertisement while visiting our site. In most cases, you can choose not to provide us with information, by setting your browser to refuse to accept cookies, but doing so may limit your ability to access certain portions of the site or may require you to re-enter your user name and password each time you visit.

If you supply us with your postal address online, you will only receive the information for which you provided us your address. Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers on-line will only receive telephone contact from us regarding any questions about the information for which you provided us your telephone number. Persons who supply us with their e-mail address will only receive e-mails for which they opt-into voluntarily. You may unsubscribe from e-mails or any updates at any time by clicking “unsubscribe” or by deleting your account.

Changes to this policy

If our information practices or our privacy policy ever change, we will contact you before we use your data for these new purposes. We will notify you of the policy change and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses at that time. We will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and we will use for these new purposes only data collected from the time of the policy change forward. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically.

Upon request we provide site visitors with access to all information that we maintain about them. Upon request we offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information. Consumers can have any information corrected by sending us e-mail at the above address, calling us at the above telephone number or writing to us at the above address.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, please contact us.

The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.
Privacy Policy