Office of the Vice-Principal (Research)

Office of the Vice-Principal (Research)
Office of the Vice-Principal (Research)

Stimulate creativity. Get started on a grant proposal. Find quiet time to write.

Faculty Writing Retreat

Donald Gordon Centre

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

*This event is fully booked. Registration is now closed.


     Registration is now open for the 5th Faculty Writing Retreat for the busy scholar. A full day - comprised of long blocks of uninterrupted writing time, one-on-one consultations with research project advisors, and an optional writing habits workshop - is free for registered participants, and includes lunch. Space is limited. 

     We encourage you to set this time aside to stimulate your creativity and to write.

     Questions may be directed to Jefferson Chuong. Registration will be closed on Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018, or when all available spaces are filled. A detailed schedule will be provided once registrant numbers have been confirmed. This event is being coordinated by the Office of the Vice-Principal (Research). 


 Activities will Include: 

  • Lunch 
  • Writing Habits Workshop - Around the Blocks: Techniques and Tools to Beat Back Fear, Stop Procrastination, and Become a Daily Writer 
  • One-on-one appointments with a University Research Services (URS) representative for those interested.*

*Individual consultations with URS proposal advisors (Kristina Arseneau, Diane Davies, Hakan Karatas, Adrian Kelly, Vera Kettnaker, Alexandra Pedersen, and Jennifer Robinson)*