Cascade 8 Content Management System (CMS)

This software is the content management system used to publish content on the main Bowdoin website,

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General Cascade Training

How to create/edit pages, manage site navigation, publish content, and more — skills that apply to all site template/types.

Faculty and Staff Profiles

How to manage and edit faculty/staff profiles in the site. CMS access requires a quick 30-minute training.

Academic Sites

A summary of features available on academic sites (departments, programs, majors, minors) only. The first three pages in every academic site should be the same: Our Faculty and Staff, Courses, Requirements.

Profile Blocks

How to manage profile blocks.

Administrative Sites

A summary of features available on administrative (office) sites only.


Details about our customized quicksearch feature and a summary of Google Custom Search features.

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Pinned Article Training Classes and Open Labs

These classes and open lab sessions are open to site editors managing websites. All classes are taught using Cascade 8, Bowdoin's content management system.