Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Everything you need to know to get started as a feature journalist is covered in this course, including a lot of technical information that you might not realize you need to know.
Article Writing
Ashley Willhite
freelance writer
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A structured yet fun approach to firing one's creative synapses.
Creative Writing 101
PF Wills
organizational change manager
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A really fun, collaborative experience that encouraged stretching my boundaries as a writer and a reader.
Fiction Writing
Jonathan Powell
physician
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This class has been one of the highlights of my life.
Fiction Writing
Sheryl Jones
student
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A chance to learn great tidbits for business writing and ask all the clarifying questions you've always wanted to ask.
Business Writing
Christy Bahr
educational program officer
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I absolutely LOVED it and have told all my friends what a great experience it was.
Creative Writing 101
Karen Crnkovich
business owner
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What you're paying for is so much more than the course. You are getting inside knowledge from seasoned writers, and unbiased, constructive feedback from your teachers and peers (something friends and family might not have the heart to provide).
Screenwriting
Max Voice
writer/musician/cartoonist
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A very in-depth, intellectually stimulating and mind-opening experience with a lot of good psychology lessons.
Character Development
Lori Cohen
attorney
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The combination of writing exercises and group feedback gave me the direction I never experienced in any other writing class. This class and instructor inspired me to finally do what I’d dreamed about doing for years.
Fiction Writing
Gabriella Contestabile
training director
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I was hesitant to take a course online, but after this course, I have already signed up for a second one.
Creative Writing 101
Carlene Wilson
captain, USN (ret)
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A guided tour through the writer's room. You're made to try on the process, and learn by doing.
TV Writing
Cody Walzel
storyboard artist
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I would liken this class to an oasis for a weary desert nomad, a place that feeds, nourishes, and strengthens a writer's soul.
Children’s Book Writing
Judy Wang
photographer
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A great way to take an idea or a fledgling pilot and take it to the next level.
TV Writing
Lynn Bakamjian
global health consultant
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Most business writing courses are dull and uninteresting. This class brought an entirely new perspective to this topic. I learned how to improve the quality, readability, and impact of my pieces.
Business Writing
Abigail Harper
associate director
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A fantastic introductory course on writing fiction.
Fiction Writing
Celia Anderson
respiratory therapist
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It's a great motivating tool when you have a screenplay in your head that you need to write. This class will pull that story out of you and put it on a page.
Screenwriting
Sarah Coker
advertising writer
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If it weren't for online classes, I would still be picking up those Gotham course bulletins and not finding a time when I could take a live class. It's almost 4am now, and I am getting a lot of work done. PLUS, we had classmates in Tokyo, California, Israel, Ontario, Oregon, etc. Priceless mix of people.
Fiction Writing
Theresa Barry
editor
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This is the best course I have ever taken, and since I have a master's degree, I have taken hundreds of courses.
Fiction Writing
Heather Stone
VP of marketing and sales
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Great experiential course that allows you to learn and practice while improving your writing.
Business Writing
Alana George
consumer insights
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It helps you get into the psyche of the modern-day kid and tells you everything you need to include in your writing to impress the current generation.
Children’s Book Writing
Barkha Sheth
homemaker
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