About This Website

Privacy Policy

Hemispheric Institute is committed to respecting your privacy. You can visit official Hemispheric Institute Web sites without revealing any personal information. Should you choose to provide us with any personal information, you can be assured that it will only be used by New York University to conduct official University business and personal information will never be disseminated to any unaffiliated third party.

Information Gathering

We use IP addresses (the Internet address of your computer) to help diagnose problems with our servers and to administer our Web site. For instance, we run statistical software to identify which parts of our Web site are most heavily used and which portion of our audience comes from within the Hemispheric Institute network. But, we do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable.

Like many other Web sites, portions of Hemispheric Institute's Web site may use cookies. This is typically done to recognize you and your access privileges on Hemispheric Institute Web. For instance, using cookies prevents the user from needing to constantly reenter a password on every page of Hemispheric InstituteHome. These cookies get stored on your computer and never contain personal data, and cannot be accessed remotely by anybody other than Hemispheric Institute.

Use of Information

While aggregate statistical reports may be generated based on Web usage, no personally identifiable information will ever be disseminated to any unaffiliated third party. Any personally identifiable information that is collected is for the purposes of official University business only.

Security

All official Hemispheric Institute Web servers have appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures in place to safeguard and secure all information we collect online. Furthermore, we use encryption when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit card information.

Third Party Sites

Sites within Hemispheric Institute Web may link to external sites outside of the Hemispheric Institute domain as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the Hemispheric Institute Web site. Hemispheric Institute is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites, and does not make any representations about them.

Copyright

Unless otherwise noted, all contents of Hemispheric Institute Web are copyright Hemispheric Institute. All rights reserved. Click here for information on copyright claims of material on sites in the nyu.edu domain.

Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action

New York University is committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its relations with its faculty, students, and staff members, without regard to age, citizenship status, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation.