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CIFF - Sit-down and Write! (drop-in session 2)

The City Institute Professional Training Program is intended for graduate and 4000-level undergraduate students whose research is urban-focused. The training program aims to strengthen the writing and knowledge mobilization skills of students that will support their research in acquiring funding and disseminating it effectively, as well as help them navigate career paths within and outside the academia.

The City Institute Fortnight Fridays (CIFF) are part of CITY's Professional Training Program. Once a fortnight CITY will hold writing sessions, monitored by Faculty affiliates or post-doctoral fellows, who will provide writing tips and feedback. Every other fortnight a faculty member will give a talk on an aspect of professional training.This second Sit-Down and Write session will be monitored by Dr. Araby Smyth, CITY and GenUrb Postdoctoral Visitor.


- Graduate and 4000-level undergraduate students who have great interest in urban studies.

- Participants are requested to bring their written work.

- No registration is required for York University students.  (Students from other universities require registration, please contact

- Participants can attend one or more 'Sit-Down and Write!' sessions.

Modality: Virtual (via Zoom, please click here to join the session)

Time: From 4:00pm to 5.30pm.


Oct 21 2022


4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


via Zoom
The City Institute


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