UW Privacy Office

February 19, 2019

The Yin and Yang of Security and Privacy

Source: EDUCAUSE Review, January 28, 2019

The Yin and Yang of Security and Privacy

Typical examples of privacy discussions in the higher education context include how to best comply with the many federal and state laws addressing privacy; student education records use and disclosure; the responsible use of big data and predictive analytics; open records laws and academic freedom; research (particularly human subjects research); and the privacy impact of emerging technologies that collect personal information.