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Teasing out history’s big picture with digital tools

Jo Guldi injected technology into her love of history to write one of the most influential books of the past 20 years. She’s teaching students to apply big data search tools to giant topics like inequality, capitalism and climate change.

2019-02-03T15:54:06-05:00 February 3, 2019|

Crowdsourcing to beat cancer

SMU biochemists are working with Guildhall game developers to create the ultimate challenge for fans of the wildly popular Minecraft video game: beating cancer. By harnessing gamers’ massive computational power, the scientists hope to close in on their quest to improve chemotherapy drugs.

2018-10-17T14:35:58-05:00 June 6, 2017|

SMU Magazine

SMU Magazine is updated monthly on this website and the print edition is published each spring and fall.

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