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Web Policies

The Rising to the Challenge Web site is a service provided by Johns Hopkins Institutions to facilitate communication among individual members of the Johns Hopkins University community. Prohibited uses include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Activities that are illegal or fraudulent
  • Uses that inaccurately imply endorsement, approval, or sponsorship by Johns Hopkins University (or any individual officer of the Johns Hopkins University or its officers)
  • Uses that can be confused with official communications of the Johns Hopkins University or its officers
  • Mass mailings (sometimes known as "spamming")
  • Mailing using a false identification (sometimes known as "spoofing")
  • Advertising or any form of commercial solicitation
  • Activities that violate other users' privacy
  • Hate speech and harassment
  • Johns Hopkins will deny further access to the secure portion of its Web site to those who engage in these or similar practices.

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Our web server automatically recognizes each visitor's domain. We collect information volunteered by visitors to this Web site, such as survey information and/or site registrations, and that information may be shared with Johns Hopkins' business partners, whose cooperation is beneficial to the University.