PRIVACY POLICY


Privacy

You do not have to provide any personal information to view this website.

You may choose to provide your contact information to EnCompass, LLC in order to receive information such as our newsletter.

EnCompass, LLC will only use your personal information for the purpose for which it was provided, such as to respond to your message or to provide subscriptions you have chosen.

Our newsletter is sent using a third-party email distribution system. A link will be provided at the bottom of each newsletter with instructions on how to unsubscribe.

When you voluntarily submit information, it constitutes your consent to the use of the information for the purpose stated. When you click the “Submit” button on any of the Web forms found on our sites, you are indicating your voluntary consent to the use of the information you submit, for the stated purpose.

EnCompass will act reasonably to ensure that any information you provide to us is not accessed by unauthorized persons. We do not sell, rent, share or otherwise willfully disclose to any third party, e-mail addresses or other personally identifiable information shared on this site.

Cookies

Cookies are essentially tokens of information, such as preferences and passwords, which some web servers collect from users when users access them. Those data are stored on a user’s hard drive and not on the website’s server. Whenever a user visits a “cookie” site again, the server looks for its cookie on the hard drive and, if found, then reads the information it stored there. The information within a cookie is used to enhance the user’s interaction with the website. There are parts of this website that may use cookies.

Photographs

All photos used on this site were taken by staff or volunteers at the Mini-University, except where otherwise noted.

Copyright

All website design, text, graphic selection, arrangement and content on this website is copyrighted by EnCompass, LLC. Permission is hereby granted to print or save search results and to download files that are specifically offered in downloadable format (e.g. Adobe® Acrobat® or Microsoft Word®).

Except as specified above and as permitted under the Copyright Act of 1976, no other use is granted nor may any other materials from the website be reproduced, distributed, adapted or displayed in whole or in part without express written permission of the copyright owners.

It is the user’s responsibility to be aware of current copyright law and applications. The user agrees to indemnify EnCompass, LLC and its affiliates, servants, agents and employees from any costs or claims for infringement or copyright in relation to copies of images or text from this website.

Terms of Agreement

Users of this website shall abide by all applicable federal, state and local laws, including those pertaining to libel, slander, defamation, trade libel, product disparagement, harassment, invasion of privacy, and copyright and trademark infringement.

EnCompass, LLC may update this agreement without notice. Such updating will in no way relieve you of your obligations under earlier versions of this agreement. Use of this constitutes acceptance of the terms and conditions in place at the moment of use.

Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

Unauthorized attempts to upload information and/or change information on this website are strictly prohibited and are subject to prosecution under Title 18 U.S.C., Sections 1001 and 1030).

Disclaimer of Liability

Every effort is made to provide accurate and complete information. However, with the hundreds of documents available, often uploaded within short deadlines, we cannot guarantee that there will be no errors. We make no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this Web site and expressly disclaim liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this Web site.

With respect to the content of this site, neither EnCompass, LLC, the United States Government, nor USAID, their employees and contractors make any warranty, expressed or implied or statutorily, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, and the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose with respect to content available from this USAID website or other internet resources linked to or from it.

Additionally, neither EnCompass, LLC, the U.S. Government nor USAID assume any legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, product, or process disclosed herein, nor freedom from computer virus; and do not represent that use of such information, product, or process would not infringe on privately owned rights.

Disclaimer of Endorsement

The information posted on Mini-University.com includes links to information created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. This site provides these links solely for our users’ information and convenience. When users select a link to an outside website, they are leaving Mini-University.com and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside website. The managers of this site:

  • Do not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of information contained on a linked website;
  • Do not endorse the organizations sponsoring linked websites, and we do not endorse the views they express or the products/services they offer;
  • Cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked websites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked website;
  • Are not responsible for transmissions users receive from linked websites;
  • Do not guarantee that outside websites comply with Section 508 (Accessibility Requirements) of the Rehabilitation Act.

We strongly recommend that you review the policies of any outside websites you visit from this site, since you will be subject to the privacy and security policies of those other sites, once you leave Mini-University.com.

Twitter Notice

This is the Mini-University event Twitter feed, which provides information for the public. We cannot control what personal information is being collected and or how its is being used by Twitter. For more information, please refer to Twitter’s Privacy Notice for what information they are collecting about you and how it is being used.