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Bucknell University


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Racial discrimination




Nathan Ryan is a mathematician at Bucknell University. His research is often joint with an interdisciplinary team of undergraduate students, colleagues, and community members, and it studies the role that algorithms play in the carceral system. He has a particular interest in the idea of counterdata as a tool for digital activism. Ryan is a Responsible Computing Challenge awardee.

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