[OS X TeX] Getting students to use LaTeX (and apa.cls)

Christian Heine christian at geosci.usyd.edu.au
Fri Aug 18 03:57:06 CEST 2006


On 18/08/2006, at 10:04 AM, Gary L.Gray wrote:
> We do the same. All students who work with us use LaTeX. They pick  
> it up pretty quickly when they are immersed in it and we give them  
> a very complete setup, along with the entire contents of my ~/ 
> Library/texmf directory as well as many of the templates we use. We  
> also teach a LaTeX course every so often that attracts 25-35  
> students every time it is offered. See:
> http://www.esm.psu.edu/courses/latex-course/

This reminds me of my beginnings in the LaTeX world - I started up  
based on your course notes back in early 2001 thanks to the web,  
while writing on my 'Diplom' thesis in Germany. So a big - slightly  
delayed - 'thank you' for making this course available on the net. It  
was a tremendous help to get the basic LaTeX skills for writing a  


------------------------- Info --------------------------
Mac-TeX Website: http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/
          & FAQ: http://latex.yauh.de/faq/
TeX FAQ: http://www.tex.ac.uk/faq
List Archive: http://tug.org/pipermail/macostex-archives/

More information about the macostex-archives mailing list