Recent News

2 Feb 2009

Inorganic POGIL Wiki Established

Submitted by Hilary Eppley, DePauw University
A “pbwiki” website has been established as a community space for posting and retrieving inorganic POGIL activities. (Not much there…yet!) Please visit and follow the instructions on the Front Page. If you have questions please contact Dave Finster ( or Kelley Donaghy ( If you wish to get on the inorganic POGIL email list, contact Dave.
19 Sep 2008

Publicity for VIPEr in J Chem Ed

Submitted by Maggie Geselbracht, Reed College

The October 2008 issue of the Journal of Chemical Education features a short story highlighting VIPEr as part of the ChemEd Digital Library and warmly inviting new users to join and contribute to VIPEr.

Link to the story in J Chem Ed online.  The story even features our logo, but you need to access the pdf version to see the graphic.

19 Sep 2008

New Inorganic POGIL group!

Submitted by Hilary Eppley, DePauw University
For those inorganic chemists who are using, or interested in using, POGIL (see: an inorganic POGIL group is being formed online (for now). If you are interested in joining this group, please contact Dave Finster at and he will send you more information. At this point in time, the goal will be to establish some protocol for sharing POGIL exercises for communal use. The exact path and methodology for this remains to be determined