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Graduate Writing Laboratory

The Graduate Writing Laboratory (GWL) is now a unit of the Yale Center for Teaching and Learning. We work with all Master and PhD students registered with the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (view participating departments). For the first time ever, the Graduate Writing Laboratory is now piloting writing consultations for professional school students. The selected schools are the School of Drama and the School of Forestry.

Our services are offered throughout the academic year and include:

Writing Tip from the Graduate Writing Center

Write out of order!

Writing in order seems logical, but it means that the whole project freezes when you hit a roadblock.  Try writing out of order—a paragraph in the introduction, part of the results—to see if that helps you progress more quickly through the paper/journal article.