As a part of Academic ITS, Advanced Research Computing is focused both on research and curricular application of computational methods of investigation. We are Randall Downer and Stephani Drafahl.


In this time of COVID-19, the best resource for Colby instructors to investigate options for remote learning is


Materials are cross listed by categories or departments that use specific software, hardware or services.


Two exciting developments are our membership in the XSEDE collaboration and the award of a three year NSF CC* grant. The Internet2 did a nice write up about this project in December 2019.

As part of that grant we are doing a range of monitoring.

The best place to start investigating Data Management Plans here at Colby is .