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  1. Sorry to Eat and Run: A Lesson Plan for Testing Trade-off in Squirrel Behavior Using Giving Up Densities (GUDs)

    30 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Christopher J. Yahnke*1, Laurie Dizney2, Johanna Varner3, Jennifer Duggan4, Hayley C. Lanier5, Liesl P. Erb6, Elizabeth A. Flaherty7, Patrice K. Connors3, John D. Hanson8

    1. University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point 2. University of Portland 3. Colorado Mesa University 4. California State University, Monterey Bay 5. University of Oklahoma 6. Warren Wilson College 7. Purdue University 8. Institute for Biodiversity Research and Education

    All animals need to find and compete for food, shelter, and mates in order to survive and reproduce. They also need to avoid being eaten by predators. Optimal foraging theory provides a framework...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2688/?v=1

  2. Exploring Species Interactions with "Snapshot Serengeti"

    29 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Meredith S. Palmer*1, Charlie Willis2, Katherine Barry2, Craig Packer2, Annika Moe2, Deena Wassenberg2

    1. Princeton University 2. University of Minnesota

    Authentic learning experiences are a valuable way for students to gain an in-depth understanding of the scientific process. However, implementing such experiences in large enrollment courses can be...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2704/?v=1

  3. Creating ownership through creative writing: Advice columns as term papers in an upper-level Animal Behavior course

    22 Jul 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jennifer Kovacs

    Agnes Scott College

    Poster on taking a creative writing approach to traditional term papers. Presented at the 2021 BIOME Institute.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2470/?v=1

  4. Coyote Habituation and a Scientist Spotlight on Dr. Christopher Schell

    25 Jun 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Darlene Panvini

    Belmont University

    Dr. Christopher Schell is an ecologist who uses a variety of techniques to study mammalian carnivores in urban areas. This scientist spotlight uses graphs from his study on parental habituation to...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2455/?v=1

  5. Victoria Brown-Kennerly

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/22052

  6. A Scientist Spotlight Featuring Dr. Danielle Brown

    15 May 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Merrie Renee Richardson

    Southcentral Kentucky Community & Technical College

    A Scientist Spotlight-style assignment designed to introduce students to themes of quantitative biology, field research, and diversity, equity, and inclusion in science. Includes Teaching Notes,...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/2375/?v=1

  7. Stephen Christian d'Orgeix

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/19996

  8. Lindsay Anderson

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/18854

  9. Paula A Trillo

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/18078

  10. Eric Hoopfer

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/17368

  11. Merrie Renee Richardson

    I have taught the following courses at Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College: Introduction to Biology, Introduction to Biology Lab, Human Ecology, Introduction to Conservation...

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/16756

  12. Amy Reber

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/16668

  13. Amanda Braley

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/15866

  14. Keith Price

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/15087

  15. Altruism Simulation Activity

    04 Oct 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Nicole Chodkowski

    Radford University

    An altruism activity that uses a NetLogo altruism simulation.

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/1431/?v=1

  16. The nose knows: How tri-trophic interactions and natural history shape bird foraging behavior. An introduction to statistical analysis in animal behavior research

    20 Dec 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Julia Burrows

    Students investigate the role of olfaction and infochemicals on bird foraging behavior through two different quantitative activities where they generate hypotheses, create figures, conduct data...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/973/?v=1

  17. Tatiana Larisa Thomas

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/8662

  18. Sleep and Learning Lab

    24 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jennifer Doherty1, Gideon Dunster1, Horacio de la Iglesia1

    University of Washington

    Students use sleep and exam data from Introductory Biology students to investigate the question: Does a circadian rhythm, the sleep-wake cycle, influence an important mammalian adaptation, the...

    https://qubeshub.org/publications/594/?v=1

  19. Jenny Hazlehurst

    Dr. Jenny Hazlehurst has been a postdoc in the Dept. of Entomology at University of California, Riverside since January 2017. Her primary mentor is Erin Wilson Rankin, but she also works with Quinn...

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/6978

  20. Christy Baggett

    I received my Master's in Biology from John Carroll University and am currently working as a research technician in the Aquatic Ecology Laboratory at The Ohio State University. I enjoy...

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/6909