What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that get places on your computer when you visit any website online. Cookies can help browsers remember your preferences such as which language you want to browse the website in (if applicable) or whether you have accepted cookies on that site.
None of the information these cookies collect can personally identify you as they are completely anonymous. They are only used to serve better content and improve site design.
How long do cookies last?
Session cookies expire as soon as you close your browser. Other cookies such as Google Analytics’ cookies are active for a set period.
When you first visit our website, we’ll tell you that we are using cookies and ask you to accept them. You can disable and delete cookies anytime by editing the settings of your browser. More information can be found here http://my.iit.edu/jsp/misc/java_cook.jsp.
Types of cookies and how they use information
– cookies that identify whether you’ve already accepted cookies on our site or not
– YouTube cookies, that identifies what kind of video you have already watched. To find more information about Google and YouTube cookies, please visit the following page.
How is this information used
We use Google Analytics data to track the performance of our site and to compare it with previous years’ statistics (historical research).