News Archive 2009-2018

One Cool Thing: Bowdoin’s Gibbons Summer Research Program Archives

Bowdoin Chief Information Officer Mitch Davis offers a look at news and trends in technology, gadgets, inventions or just something worth checking out. It’s called “One Cool Thing.”

Since 1999, the Gibbons Summer Research Program has been funding students and faculty to collaborate on projects using technology. John Gibbons ’64 established the fund to enable rising sophomores, juniors and seniors to work with faculty members on projects that will enhance their academic progress and explore interdisciplinary issues. As a result of Mr. Gibbons’ generosity, the program has funded more than 70 students.

Read more about the Gibbons Summer Research Program.

Watch students talk about what it means to get a Gibbons Grant.