Social Networking Usage Guidelines

KCC’s social network tools are reserved for KCC students, faculty and staff, alumni, prospective students and community members wishing to establish connections with KCC. This community may include additional participants. Please keep this in mind when posting information. Your future teachers, advisors, students, roommates, and even employers may see what you publish.

Users of KCC’s social networks acknowledge that KCC may or may not pre-screen content, but that KCC and its designees shall have the right in their sole discretion to pre-screen, refuse, or remove any content that is available via the KCC websites and KCC social networking sites. Improper use may subject a student to further disciplinary actions under the Code of Conduct. 

Please abide by the following guidelines when using social networking solutions, online tools and services related to Kankakee Community College (such as Flickr, YouTube, Facebook, MySpace, and Twitter).

As a user, you agree not to:

a. Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, or harassing; or brings unwanted attention toward members;

b. Impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a KCC official, forum leader, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

c.  Collect or store personal data about other users in connection with prohibited conduct;

d. Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;

e. Upload, post, e-mail, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, or any other form of solicitation;

f.  Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; and

g. Use obscene language or imagery, disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real time exchanges.