This privacy policy is based on Automattic’s privacy policy. It is licensed under a Creative Commons Sharealike license. It is applicable to

We collect information from three sources: if and when you provide information to us, automatically through using our website, and from outside sources.

The nature of information collected depends on the interaction. The Michigan Daily collects non-personally-identifying information. This information can include, but is not limited to: browser use, length of a stay on a page and number clicks over a certain period of time.

The Michigan Daily also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol addresses, however this information is not disclosed.

The Michigan Daily may use your information to track how we reach our audience. This includes functions like the most-read list. However, this information is never personally-identifying to anyone outside of The Michigan Daily’s staff. Though users of The Daily consent to their information being collected, The Daily does not share or sell such data unless it is mandated by law. The Michigan Daily takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Third-party advertising service providers may use their own cookies other technologies as a means collect information on users. The advertisers would not be able to collect personally identifying information unless it was given directly though the ad. However, device-identifying information such as the IP address, MAC address, cookie or other Device-specific unique ID could be obtained, and these service providers also may assign an anonymous identifier to the tracking pixel or session cookie.

The collection of information by our service providers and third-party advertising service providers is governed by their relevant privacy notices, for which we have no responsibility or liability. These are not covered by our Privacy Notice. 

The Michigan Daily uses cookies. Any person who would not like cookies collected should change their brower settings. Again, advertisers may collect cookies separately and they are not covered under this policy.

This policy may be updated at the discretion of staff. Continued use of the website signifies agreement with the most up-to-date policy. Ultimately, users on this site agree to the collection of personal data that is not disclosed for reasons other than the law or to staff.

By accessing this website, the user agrees that jurisdiction and venue for any and all legal actions or disputes against The Michigan Daily and any of its employees shall be governed by the laws of the United States of America and the State of Michigan.