Students at Sun Lakes, Washington, in “Evolution & the Human Condition”, co-taught with Bret Weinstein, 2015

The Twin Virtues of Trust and Uncertainty

In my first conversation with Dave, I learned that, before becoming my student, he had spent many years as a small town police chief. But he had fallen in love with wolves, and had come back to school to study them. He would go on to spend several Winters in Yellowstone photographing them, integrating our work on evolution, ecology and compassion with his artist’s eye. Later in my 15 year tenure teaching…