Alumni Workshops

Alumni Workshops

Invest in yourself this Spring! Create your personal brand, increase your public speaking abilities, get ready to build your network and put inclusivity at the centre of your leadership skills.

Building a Network

with Patrick Courcelles (in French)
Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 6 p.m.

Patrick Courcelles (BSocSc ‘03, MBA ‘05) is Deputy Director of Strategy within the High Intensity Services Division of the Trade Commissioner Service for Global Affairs Canada. He has had an extensive international career with postings to the Canadian Consulates in Los Angeles, Guadalajara, and São Paulo. 

Patrick Courcelles

More information

Held on campus at the Alex Trebek Alumni Hall, these workshops will allow you to: 

  • Gain new skills to help you reach your goals
  • Meet inspiring alumni with tons of advice and experience to share
  • Network with recent uOttawa alumni

Come hungry! Workshops will include fantastic food and refreshments from local businesses such as Sula Wok, Gongfu Bao, City Seltzer and Artizen Craft Beverage Co.

For any questions about this series, contact Frédérique Rivet, Intermediate Specialist, Alumni and Community Engagement, at [email protected] 

Past Events

Personal Brand and Self-Marketing
with CiCi Moya (in French)
Monday, April 22, 2024 at 6 p.m.

CiCi Moya (BA ‘11) is a multifaceted storyteller, digital content creator, actor and event host. She manages social media platforms for several start-ups and family businesses while creating beauty and lifestyle content for her own highly followed accounts.

CiCi Moya

Public Speaking and Personal Brand
with Jesse Jones 
Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 6 p.m

Jesse Jones (BA Communications ‘03, Gee Gees Men’s Basketball ’00-’02) is a creator, communicator, media personality and head of branding and marketing agency, Jones & Jones group. He hosted the inaugural season of the reality TV show Bachelor in Paradise Canada and has also co-hosted on ET Canada.  

Jesse Jones