UW Privacy Office

May 3, 2024

Week of May 6: Choose Privacy events through UW Libraries!

Last updated on May 14, 2024 Libraries care about your privacy! The American Library Association created Choose Privacy Week to start a national conversation about digital privacy and safety, offering tools and resources to think critically and make more informed choices about personal online privacy and safety. The week of May 6th, UW Libraries’ Open Scholarship…


April 11, 2024

How to stop your data from being used to train AI

Source: Wired, April 10, 2024 How to stop your data from being used to train AI Excerpt: If you’ve ever posted something to the internet—a pithy tweet, a 2009 blog post, a scornful review, or a selfie on Instagram—it has most likely been slurped up and used to help train the current wave of generative…


April 8, 2024

New draft bipartisan US federal privacy bill unveiled

Source: International Association of Privacy Professionals April 7, 2024 New draft bipartisan US federal privacy bill unveiled Excerpt: In a surprise development first reported late 5 April, two key members of U.S. Congress released a draft bipartisan, bicameral federal privacy bill. Little more than two years removed from the last significant attempt to forge national…