About Tessa Pierce

Feb 13, 2015 • Tessa Pierce

Tessa Pierce is a PhD Candidate at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD. Her research is focused on the transcriptome response of the California Market Squid Doryteuthis opalescens to low oxygen and low pH conditions.

She spends her weekends wandering across hillsides with a very enthusiastic pup named Loba.

What I found hardest about using Git the first time was…

While I’ve used git to do version control on my own work, I’ve never worked with collaborators on a repo. I found it difficult to wrap my head around the proper strategy and syntax to get this working from the command line without directly pushing to the master branch.