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Data Privacy Month 2014Did you know that Data Privacy Month (January 28-February 28, 2015) is just two months away? Now is the perfect time for colleges and universities to start planning activities and events.

Here are several ways that you can help raise awareness about data privacy issues on your campus.

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February 12, 2015 | Michael Corn
Michael Corn, Deputy CIO, Brandeis UniversityThe floodgates are opening on organizational analytics and I worry that privacy is going to drown in the deluge. By organizational analytics, I'm referring to using the techniques of data mining and big data to look at ourselves, both operationally...
February 10, 2015 | Tracy Mitrano
Tracy Mitrano and Jacob CunninghamTracy Mitrano, Former Director of IT Policy and Law, Cornell University; and Jake Cunningham, Information Security Officer, University of Massachusetts Amherst
February 4, 2015 | Geoffrey S. Nathan
Or, How Technology Helps Your Friendly Neighborhood Policeman Violate Your Privacy in New and Innovative WaysGeoffrey S. Nathan, Faculty Liaison for Computing and Information Technology, Wayne State UniversityWe already know that our government (and other people's governments) like to collect...
February 3, 2015 | Kristi DePaul
“Be the Change You Wish to See in the World” -Mahatma GhandiCall it disruption. Call it progress. Call it innovation.No matter how it’s labeled, real sustainable change begins from within—inside the hallowed halls of academia, and inside the hearts and minds of individuals...
February 3, 2015 | Valerie M. Vogel
By Celina StewartCelina Stewart is an undergraduate student in International Relations at Brown University."We should hack an application," a fellow teaching assistant brainstormed to our Cybersecurity and International Relations Teaching Staff at Brown University. His suggestion to hack a...

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