Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

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April 2015 Lab Meeting

We held our second lab meeting of 2015 on April 1st, and had near-record turnout. Notes from the Etherpad are included below; the highlights are: ...
April 03, 2015

April 2015 Lab Meeting

The next Software Carpentry online lab meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 1 (no, really) at 10:00 and 19:00 Eastern time. (As usual, we will ...
March 20, 2015

And Now We Are Three

The four core topics that every Software Carpentry workshop is supposed to teach are automating tasks using the Unix shell, structured programming in ...
March 17, 2015

Teaching Tips

Last week's post on what's in your bag generated so many useful comments that we'd like to follow it up with another: what tips do you have for new ...
March 15, 2015