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June 2016.  Front: Delphine and Kelli. Back: Alison, Hayley, Nik, and Quinn.

June 2016.  Front: Delphine and Kelli. Back: Alison, Hayley, Nik, and Quinn.


Group members beat Escape Manor’s toughest room! Well done Quinn, Jade, Nik, Delphine, and Ryan!


Welcome Kelli Galloway, the group’s new postdoctoral associate!


Welcome back, Nicholas Bodé, this time as the group’s first graduate student!


Prof Flynn’s article on the Structure and Evaluation of Flipped Courses was just described in Michael Seery’s Top Ten CER articles in 2015 list—thank you!


Welcome to new UROP students Quinn Ingram and Sarang Gupta!


Congratulations Delpine and Prof Flynn! Our article is online in J. Chem. Educ. Chemical information literacy:pKa values—where do students go wrong? A.S.A.P.


Coming soon: orgchem101.com. This site will house three learning modules to support students’ learning.

Coming soon: orgchem101.com. This site will house three learning modules to support students’ learning.


 

Welcome Jade Choo-Foo! Jade is helping prepare materials for English and French flipped Organic I courses.


Thank you and good luck to the group’s summer students who are returning to their studies: Joëlle, Jessica and John. In the group, Declan and Delphine are working on honours projects and Ryan is getting orgchem101.com in shape for its release (soon!). 


The Science Preparatory Workshop was a success again this year. Congrats to Declan, Joëlle, and the team of mentors! We met over 300 new students who joined us for this transition week.


The Canadian Society for Chemistry Conference in Ottawa was a great success! Check it out here: http://www.csc2015.ca


We had a blast zip-lining! A great use of a rainy afternoon!