Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

Writing Workshops, Seminars, and Panels

Throughout the academic year, the Graduate Writing Lab provides workshops, seminars, and panels that can help you enhance your skills in a variety of areas. Engage with our programming to hone your academic writing skills, improve your grant and fellowship writing techniques, bolster your confidence in preparing presentations, posters, and publications, and receive useful answers to many questions related to your academic experience at Yale. 

Our programming covers various aspects of the following broad topics:

  • Developing Your Academic Style
  • Writing in Academic Genres
  • Advancing Your Research
  • Research Management Techniques
  • Building up Your Grant Writing Skills
  • Writing for Publication
  • Communicating for Academics and Broader Audiences
  • Career and Professional Development

 Writing in my discipline

Events in this Series

Title Time Location
Academic Job Search Series: Writing Diversity Statements (day session) Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
CTL 121
301 York Street
New Haven , CT
Fellowship Writing Series: How to Write a Winning Research Statement for Fellowships in the Sciences Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Kroon G01
195 Prospect St
New Haven , CT
Writing Personal Statements in the Humanities and Social Sciences Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
CTL 121
301 York Street
New Haven , CT
Fellowship Writing Series: How to Write a Winning Personal Statement for Fellowships in the Sciences Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Kroon G01
195 Prospect St
New Haven , CT

Eligibility 

The Graduate Writing Lab programs are designed for graduate students and professional school students. However, we cordially invite Yale postdoctoral scholars, faculty, and staff to take advantage of these programs. All workshops are free and available to all who are interested within the Yale community.    

2017 Panel Event GWL

To Find Out More 

To find out more and sign up for these events, check your email for our weekly electronic Graduate Writing Lab newsletter! You can also check the Center for Teaching and Learning calendar regularly for updates.

Past Events in this Series

Title Event Topic Time
Applying for Postdocs in the Humanities and Social Sciences Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Fighting Imposter Syndrome for Dissertating Students Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Entering into the Academic Conversation Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Elements of Academic Writing: Expand Your Academic Vocabulary Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Research Management: Strategies for Critical Reading in the Sciences Friday, January 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
How to Write a Master’s Thesis in the Humanities and Social Sciences Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Writing a Review Article in the Sciences Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
Preparing NIH NRSA F30/31 Fellowship Applications Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Dissertation Writing Workshop Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:45pm
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:45pm
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:45pm
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:45pm
Presenting Engagingly: Crafting the (Short) Story of Your Research Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 4:45pm to 6:00pm