What this is:
This is a first test post. The page is powered by Jekyll and I will use Markdown, and ocassionally HTML to author my posts.
Where it is going:
I plan to use this blog to post about topics that I am studying in political science. I am excited that I can use this website to easily write short responses, use LaTeX to write math equations, and post findings from my data science work in R.
I am using kramdown, based on Markdown, to write in LaTeX. The below equation is an example pulled from the kramdown webpage: