Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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Learning from an accomplished writer and editor provides a behind-the-scenes look at the world of media.
Article Writing
Sarah Ellen Rindsberg
writer
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I feel like I can now confidently send a query to a major publication, and have a strong chance of getting a positive response.
Article Writing
Kathleen Barlow
internet marketing manager
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By the end of it, you'll know how to write an article.
Article Writing
Duncan Anderson
journalism student
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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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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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Fun, thought-provoking course that makes you believe you too can write features.
Article Writing
Megan Jamer
geoscientist
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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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Gotham Writers is a powerhouse, full of courses that quickly jumpstart a writer's career.
Article Writing
Rose Domingo
writer
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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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A very thorough course on how to write great feature articles, covering not just the writing and content, but how to approach an editor as well.
Article Writing
Traci Browne
freelance writer
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It's like working with a helpful editor for 10 weeks fixing all your mistakes and helping you craft your writing. For a freelance writer that is worth its weight in gold.
Article Writing
Traci Browne
freelance 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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An informative class that gives you real-life examples of how to go out and sell an article. A good place to learn the framework of article-writing. By the end of this class, I had a professional pitch and the beginnings of an article that was timely, relevant, and sellable!
Article Writing
J. L. Stermer
literary agent
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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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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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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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If you're the least bit interested in writing articles, take this course.
Article Writing
Del-Mia Strickland
manicurist
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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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