You can generally visit our Site without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. However, in certain sections of this Site, we may invite you to contact us with inquiries, to request information, to provide us with feedback or to participate in blogs. Due to the nature of some of these activities, we may collect personally identifiable information such as your email address and other information that you voluntarily transmit with your communications to us via email, phone or in person. You will be required to submit your email address when you subscribe to our newsletters and blogs. You may also be asked to submit your name, email address and phone number when you submit an your information for job postings.
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STARMEN recognizes the privacy interests of children, and STARMEN encourages parents and guardians to take an active role in their children's online activities and interests. The Site is not intended for children under the age of 13, and STARMEN endeavors not to collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. STARMEN targets its Site to adults and not to children under 13.
The Site may track the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, the users' activities on the Site (e.g., tracking how Web traffic flows on the Site), browser type, platform type, IP addresses and External Websites (defined below) linked from and to by the user from the Site, and we may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, but such information will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and it will not contain personally identifiable information. We may use such aggregate information to analyze trends and statistics, customize the Site, administer the Site, track users' movement and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
STARMEN uses small text files called cookies in order to assist STARMEN in aggregate statistical analysis and sometimes to provide site customization based on anonymous session tracking. A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. Cookies generally do not permit us to personally identify you.