The website is a casual personal blog space. There is no intention to intrude into the privacy of users of this website. However, this website may include advertising services and use analytics tools that imply extended privacy implications that users should be aware of. Your use of this website and its content is expected to be voluntary and at your own risk.

This privacy statement outlines the type of information that is gathered from user and how it is used. This statement is reviewed and updated from time to time. You will want to review this policy periodically to ensure that you understand its details. Use of this site, applications, and services in any and all forms constitutes your consent to the specifics of this privacy statement.

Personal Information

The website and applications gather the following data points in log files and analytics tools:

  • Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, which in turn can be used to identify Internet service providers and locations
  • Types of browsers, operating systems
  • Referring and exiting web pages
  • Date and time records of activity

This this may not represent a comprehensive list of data points recorded by analytics tools and log files.

This data is not linked to other personally identifiable information.

Comments and similar interactions with this website may additionally include the storage of the following personal data points along with a users submitted content:

  • Email Address
  • Name
  • IP Address

If you wish to have your comments or other contributions removed from this website please contact feedback at utegrads dot com with the specifics of your request.

Cookies and 3rd Parties

Cookies are used to store technical information necessary for authentication and authorization. They may also be used to store visitor preferences, information about pages visits, usage, and help provide a custom experience. Disabling cookies in your web browser options may render all or part of the contents of this website and applications unusable. may make use of 3rd party advertising services. has no access to or control over cookies used by 3rd party advertisers. It is the visitors responsibility to review and understand the respective privacy policies for any and all third-party ad services presented in the context of the website and applications. Please refer to those services for more information regarding their practices and how to opt-out. will never sell or share any personally identifiable information stored as a result of interacting with content authored specifically for this website.

As a matter of technical necessity when including content from 3rd party analytics, advertising services, or widgets within the pages of this site, identifying data may be gathered and tracked beyond this site by those 3rd party services. intends to only include content from reputable 3rd party services, but has no control or insight into what those services might do with your data. This is simply the nature of the modern Internet. Users who are concerned about this impact on their privacy are encouraged to seek and use anonymizing and blocking tools that meet their needs.