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Digital and Computational Studies

New and emerging technologies are transforming the production and dissemination of knowledge. Digital and computational methods and analysis are creating the ability and opportunity to address new questions and data sets, and adding new perspectives to the core questions that have always concerned the humanities, social sciences, and natural & physical sciences.

But these technological transformations are not solely a one-way street. The liberal arts, broadly speaking, also have the power – perhaps the responsibility – to participate in and shape the development, use and interpretative capabilities of these tools. Bowdoin’s Digital and Computational Studies Initiative invites faculty across the College to work together to integrate new technologies, methodologies and forms of knowledge production into our curriculum and our scholarship.

Upcoming Events

A Filmmaker's Perspective with David Conover: "The Arrival of the Drones"

April 21, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Searles Science Building, Room 315

Filmmaker David Conover shares his observations, footage, and stories of drones in filmmaking in this screening and talk.

Studies of Skin Color in the Early Royal Society: A Conversation with Cristina Malcolmson

April 23, 2015 | 4:30 PM
Massachusetts Hall, Faculty Room

Advising Students Interested in Computers and Programming

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