What started as simply an idea to graph the University of Ottawa’s undergraduate tuition over the past few years evolved into Ryan’s largest and most ambitious project yet. In the period from May to August of 2020, Ryan drew from seven high-profile interviews and dozens of news articles and documents to make sense of the trends of uOttawa’s undergraduate tuition and the factors which caused them including government and university policies.
This final version of the article was published to Medium on December 24, 2020.
The original version of the article was completed on August, 1st, 2020.
After completing the original version of the article, Ryan recorded an episode of his CivNews podcast to discuss what he learned from the process of creating the article.