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# Recent Posts

### Countering the Black Hole Blues

Last week we saw a black hole for the first time! WOOHOOO! So why are we (ecologists) moping around comparing ourselves unfavorably …

### Rethinking the logistic model

A few weeks ago I rambled on about carrying capacity as a concept. The day after I posted that, I stumbled across a paper by James …

### Mental Health Redux

About a year ago I disclosed my depression to the interwebs. It seems timely to revisit the topic.

### Introducing $\rho_{max}$ and $K_{max}$!

I often hear the phrase, “This population is below $$K$$ so …”. But what does the trajectory of such a population look like? I think it …

### EnTyrely Too Much

I’m excited to finally announce EnTyrely Too Much after an overly long gestation period. Looking at the fantastic pages put …

# Teaching

I am the instructor for the following courses at University of Nebraska-Lincoln:

I sometimes give workshops on analyzing data with R:

Follow these instructions to set up your computer to use R prior to the first class or start of your workshop.