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  1. Exploring the population dynamics of wintering bald eagles through long-term data

    21 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Valerie Greene

    De Anza College

    pptx presentation & partially filled out student proposal worksheet

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1143/?v=1

  2. Exploring the population dynamics of wintering bald eagles through long-term data using R

    21 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kristen Kaczynski

    California State University - Chico

    The purpose of this modification was to take the analyses that were done in Excel and have the students perform them using R. Students were not given any R code for this activity, as R code was...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1158/?v=1

  3. Murder by HIV? Undergraduate edition

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

    By Naowarat (Ann) Cheeptham1, Laura B. Regassa2, Michèle I. Shuster3

    1. Thompson Rivers University 2. Georgia Southern University 3. New Mexico State University

    Bioinformatics case study focusing on phylogenetic tree interpretation, published in the National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1004/?v=1

  4. Adaptation of Terrestrial Trophic Cascades & Population Structure to a Non-Major’s Ecology Course

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

    By John Howard Starnes

    Somerset Community College

    In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine trophic cascades.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/975/?v=1

  5. Terrestrial Trophic Cascades & Population Structure

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

    By Megan L Van Etten

    Pennsylvania State University

    In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine trophic cascades.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/967/?v=1

  6. Make the Case: Using Case Studies to Increase Quantitative Biology Skills (Spring 2019 FMN)

    13 Nov 2018 | Posted by Deborah Rook

    Are you interested in adopting case studies that address quantitative reasoning skills? Apply now to join us for the Make the Case: Using Case Studies to Increase Quantitative Biology Skills...

    https://qubeshub.org/news/blog/2018/11/make-the-case-using-case-studies-to-increase-quantitative-biology-skills-spring-2019-fmn

  7. Melissa Zwick

    https://qubeshub.org/community/members/9761

  8. ModelSim Population Biology Unit

    30 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Uri Wilensky1, Paulo Blikstein2, Corey Brady3, David Figlio1, Pratim Sengupta4, Jason Bertsche1, Yu (Bryan) Guo1, Nathan Holbert1, Michael Novak1, Firat Soylu1, Aditi Wagh1, Gokul Krishnan4, Brogan Miller2, Shima Salehi2

    1. Northwestern University 2. Stanford University 3. Inquire Learning 4. Vanderbilt University

    This resource provides rich student modeling activities and materials, teacher resources, and much more, in the realm of agent based models applied to population biology.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/902/?v=1

  9. Statistical Exploration of Climate Data

    30 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Tamra Carpenter1, Jon Kettenring2, Robert Vanderbei3

    1. DIMACS, Rutgers University 2. Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti, Drew University 3. Princeton University

    In this module the students will learn some basic concepts in statistical thinking about data, with emphasis on exploratory data analysis.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/900/?v=1

  10. ODD Description of the BEFORE Beech Forest Model

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Steven F Railsback1, Volker Grimm

    Lang Railsback & Associates

    This is a supplemental resource from ABM

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/872/?v=1

  11. Marriage age model ODD

    25 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Steven F Railsback1, Volker Grimm

    Lang Railsback & Associates

    Supplemental resource from ABM

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/869/?v=1

  12. AMS Mathematical Moments

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials

    Discover the world of mathematics with Mathematical Moments, 8.5'' x 11'' pdfs, available in many different scientific topics.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/848/?v=1

  13. Joel E. Greengiant Learns About Peas: From Nucleotides to Selection

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Merle Heidemann1, Peter J.T. White1, Jim Smith1

    Michigan State University

    This case study follows purveyors of peas, Joel E. and Jolene Greengiant, as they learn about the origin, biochemistry, genetics and eventual artificial selection of sweet (wrinkled) peas, all in...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/845/?v=1

  14. The Evolution of Color Vision in Monkeys: From Nucleotides to Ecology

    23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Merle Heidemann1, Peter J.T. White1, Jim Smith1

    Michigan State University

    This case study examines the evolution color vision in Old World and New World monkeys from multiple biological perspectives.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/843/?v=1

  15. Ecology and Epidemiology in R

    22 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Paul Esker

    Kansas State University

    Ecology and epidemiology in R: Modeling dispersal gradients.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/837/?v=1

  16. Project MOSAIC

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

    By Daniel Kaplan1, Karl-Dieter Crisman2, Nicholas Horton3, Eric Marland4, Randall Pruim5

    1. Macalester College 2. Gordon College 3. Amherst College 4. Appalachian State University 5. Calvin College

    Our goal: Provide a broader approach to quantitative studies that provides better support for work in science and technology.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/825/?v=1

  17. Globally endangered sea turtles of the Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge: A Focus on Scientific Analysis

    17 Sep 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Eugenia Naro-Maciel1, Katherine Holmes2, Peter J. Ersts3, Katherine McFadden4, Nora Bynum5, Eleanor Sterling3

    1. New York University 2. Wildlife Conservation Society 3. American Museum of Natural History 4. Clemson University 5. Duke University

    in this exercise students will make suggestions for designing a comprehensive research program, use survey data, critically analyze results, and devise methods for study.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/791/?v=1

  18. Managing Prairie Dogs for Ferret Reintroduction

    12 Sep 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Aramati Casper1, Dorothy P. Hill2, Melanie K. Rathburn2

    1. Colorado State University 2. Mount Royal University

    This case study explores the ecological relationship between black-tailed prairie dogs and black-footed ferrets.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/790/?v=1

  19. A Pipeline in Paradise, Part 1: Learning the Relevant Science

    12 Sep 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Shannon N. Conley1, Kathryn De Ridder-Vignone1, Mary K. Handley1, Michael L. Deaton1

    James Madison University

    This case requires students to integrate information across the following five “knowledge domains” to develop a baseline understanding of the problem.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/789/?v=1

  20. Tell Them We Don't Want to Leave: The Marshallese and Sea-Level Rise (2014-10) | SESYNC

    12 Sep 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Zola K. Moon1, Donna S. Davis1

    University of Arkansas

    This case study will expose students to the ways in which social-environmental systems operate and connect across different scales.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/788/?v=1