Resources for Learning Clojure

Jeff Terrell
September 3, 2018

I'm suddenly finding myself in a situation where I need to help a lot of people get a crash-course in Clojure in preparation for a project we'll be doing this semester. Rather than prepare teaching materials myself, fun though that would be, I'll lean on the excellent resources already available. This post contains my current recommendations for how to learn Clojure.

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Advanced tips for the bash command-line

Jeff Terrell
August 16, 2018

I just published a screencast on advanced command-line tips from a short talk I gave last year. I try to keep my screencasts brisk to avoid wasting anybody's time, but I also understand some would prefer to have the content in a more skimmable format; hence this post.

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New Job! Professor of the Practice @ UNC-CS

Jeff Terrell
August 3, 2018

I'm starting a new job this month (August, 2018). I'm the new Professor of the Practice in the Computer Science Department of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Being a professor has been a dream of mine for years, and I'm super excited to get started! Here's a little bit about the job and my transition to it.

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Looking for work

Jeff Terrell
May 1, 2018

I have an exciting new job lined up on July 1 (stay tuned for that announcement update: see announcement here), but I have about a month and a half free between now and then. Anybody have a project they could use my help on? I specialize in Clojure[script], data analytics and visualization, and Javascript, and I've been known to work on Rails and other projects as well. You can find my résumé here and my LinkedIn Profile here.

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New Website

Jeff Terrell
April 30, 2018

I've launched my personal website on jeffterrell.tech. It's powered by the Cryogen static site generator, written in Clojure, and hosted for free without ads by Netlify. (Thanks, everybody!)

I've moved the posts I wrote for the (now defunct) Altometrics Blog here. I hope soon to be linking to more of the content I've created over the past couple of years, like Medium posts and YouTube videos, so stay tuned. Until then, you can read about this website.

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