Last Updated: December 21, 2020;
Effective: January 1, 2021
POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE PLATFORM.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
How we collect and store information depends on how you access and use the Platform. We collect information in multiple ways including when you provide information directly to us, when you permit third parties to provide information to us, and when we passively collect information from you, such as information collected from your browser or device.
Information You Provide Directly to Us
We may collect information from you during your use or access of the Platform, such as:
When you register for an Account;
When you participate in blog;
When you enroll for electronic newsletters;
When you fill out any forms;
When you otherwise communicate with us or other users through the Platform.
The information you provide directly to us may concern you or others and may include, but is not limited to: (a) name; (b) zip code; (c) email address; (d) home or business telephone number; (e) home, business or mailing address; (f) demographic information (e.g., gender, age, political preference, education, race or ethnic origin, and other information relevant to user surveys and/or offers); (g) date of birth; (h) insurance information; (i) photographs; (j) information about your project, request or need; (k) video or audio files; and/or (m) any other content you include in communications with other users through the Platform or communications with us.
Information That is Passively or Automatically Collected
HOW THE BLENDED CAMPUS USES THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We may use your information for any of the following reasons:
For the purposes for which you provided it;
To enable you to use the services available through the Platform, including registering you for our services and verifying your identity and authority to use our services;
For internal record-keeping purposes;
To improve and maintain the Platform and for product development;
For other research and analytical purposes; and
We invite you to post Content on or through our Platform, including, but not limited to, your comments, pictures, and any other information. However, please be careful and responsible whenever you are online. If you choose to post User Content on or through the Platform, such as through forums, blogs, or other postings, that information: (a) may be or may become publicly available; (b) may be collected and used by third parties with or without our knowledge; and (c) may be used in a manner that may violate this Policy, the law, or your personal privacy.
ONLINE ANALYTICS AND TAILORED ADVERTISING
We may use third-party web analytics services on the Platform, such as those of Google Analytics. These service providers use the sort of technology described in the Information That Is Passively or Automatically Collected section above to help us analyze how users use the Platform, including by noting the third-party website from which you arrive. The information collected by the technology will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers, who use the information to evaluate your use of the Platform. We also use Google Analytics for certain purposes related to advertising, as described in the following section. To prevent Google Analytics from using your information for analytics, you may install the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on.
LINKS TO EXTERNAL PLATFORMS
The Platform may contain links to other websites or resources over which The Blended Campus does not have any control. Such links do not constitute an endorsement by The Blended Campus of those external websites. You acknowledge that The Blended Campus is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and further agree that The Blended Campus is not responsible for the content of such external websites or the protection and privacy of information you provide while visiting such external websites.
YOUR CHOICES REGARDING EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS
We may send periodic emails to you. You may opt out of promotional emails by following the opt-out instructions contained in the email. Please note that it may take up to 10 business days for us to process opt-out requests. If you opt out of receiving emails about recommendations or other information we think may interest you, we may still send you emails about your Account or any services you have requested or received from us.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
THIS POLICY IS CURRENT AS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE SET FORTH ABOVE. THE BLENDED CAMPUS MAY, IN ITS SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION, CHANGE THIS POLICY AT ANY TIME. THE BLENDED CAMPUS WILL POST ITS UPDATED POLICY ON THE PLATFORM, SEND YOU A MESSAGE OR OTHERWISE NOTIFY YOU WHEN YOU ARE LOGGED INTO YOUR ACCOUNT.