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Writing activities

Writing a thesis can be a monumental task. Writing activities offered by the Office of the Vice-Provost are the perfect opportunity to dedicate time to writing your thesis without distractions and make progress.

Remove distractions, make progress

The University of Ottawa is committed to providing equal opportunities to all students. Accommodations are meant to reduce barriers in order to allow all students with a disability to succeed in their academic endeavours. If you require accommodations during writing activities, please communicate with [email protected].

Important Notice
Due to the University of Ottawa's announcement concerning measures to protect students, staff and faculty members from COVID-19, all graduate writing activities have been temporarily suspended until further notice. The University will continue its partnership with Thèsez-vous? , who will be offering online writing activities workshops. Further information is hereafter.

For any additional information or questions pertaining to graduate writing activities, please communicate with [email protected].

Participate in writing activities

Online
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Online

Thèsez-Vous? writing retreat

Thèsez-vous? is a writing retreat for students who are in the writing phase of their thesis.
In Person
Hagen Hall
In Person

Grad Writing Café

Temporarily suspended due to COVID-19 until further notice.
In Person
fpo
In Person

4-Day Dissertation Boot Camp

Temporarily suspended due to COVID-19 until further notice.
In Person
fpo
In Person

Dissertation Boot Camp: The Lake Shift

Temporarily suspended due to COVID-19 until further notice.
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Breaking the isolation

“Wonderful experience that I wish I did earlier. I found that the summer was a difficult period for me to write in and I felt very isolated. It would have been a great time to have a workshop like this if there was one available.”
- PhD candidate, Faculty of Health Sciences