Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The teacher has the unique ability to make everyone feel like they can succeed. She inspired me every session to work harder and believe that with a lot of practice and a little luck I could make it as a writer.
Article Writing
Lana Cohen
journalist
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This course inspired me to leave my job in Advertising at the WSJ, to pursue writing full time. I think that should be a sufficient enough testimonial for anyone. considering taking the class.
Article Writing
Victoria Monsul
freelance writer
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It opened my eyes, guided my concentration, and trained my hand.
Article Writing
Georgia Murray
freelance writer & playwright
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Our instructor really cared about us achieving high quality articles and encouraged us to pitch them to publications.
Article Writing
Adriana Herdan
freelance writer
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I felt as though we had a real mentor who genuinely cared about making our writing better and seeing us get it out into the world.
Article Writing
Erica Jackey
account manager
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An invaluable resource to any writer, professional or enthusiast, looking to hone their craft and meet like-minded individuals in the process.
Article Writing
Tim McKirdy
freelance writer
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The course breaks down the anatomy of what makes a good story. By the end of the class you have the basic framework for developing a full bodied article.
Article Writing
Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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If you have the slightest interest in learning about feature article writing, sign yourself up for this course.
Article Writing
Maria Sassian
research manager
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If you're the least bit interested in writing articles, take this course.
Article Writing
Del-Mia Strickland
manicurist
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Fun, thought-provoking course that makes you believe you too can write features.
Article Writing
Megan Jamer
geoscientist
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A practical, hands-on course that gets you writing right away, and that helps you develop publish-ready pieces and clips that are extremely useful moving forward.
Article Writing
Carly Lunden
communications consultant
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After taking this course, I feel I have the tools necessary to write and publish an article from beginning to end.
Article Writing
Amy Yadron
pet sitter
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Great intro course to article writing. I can honestly say that I now look at an article in a newspaper or magazine in a completely different light!
Article Writing
Rupina Meer
freelance corporate writer
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This course was more than a writing class--it was a writing circle--a place where writers who care deeply about their craft come together to practice and refine it.
Article Writing
Bonnie Walker
attorney
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Thanks to this course I am now planning on seriously pursuing a career in journalism.
Article Writing
Karen Wang
software engineer
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Gotham Writers is a powerhouse, full of courses that quickly jumpstart a writer's career.
Article Writing
Rose Domingo
writer
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By the end of this course I had the tools to write a well structured and organized article that I sold to my local newspaper. Now, the newspaper wants me to write an additional piece!
Article Writing
Angela Timpone
figure skating coach
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I learned a lot about article writing and freelance journalism.
Article Writing
Bessie Taliaferro
fundraiser
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The instructor sparked my creativity and helped me focus on what my work as a writer should be. His advice guides much of what I write.
Article Writing
Nicholas Troilo
newspaper columnist
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The course breaks down the anatomy of what makes a good story. By the end of the class you have the basic framework for developing a full-bodied article.
Article Writing
Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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