Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

GWL Written and Oral Communication Workshops and Panels


*Please note that all GWL workshops in September 2021 will be online, and we will reassess October programming as we monitor the health and safety situation.*

Throughout the academic year, The Graduate Writing Lab offers workshops, information sessions, and panel events that can help you enhance your skills in a variety of areas. The current lineup of workshops and events is available below, along with registration links. Keep an eye out in your inbox for announcements and upcoming events our weekly Newsletter!

Here is a sampling of our workshop series:

  • 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


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.    


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 Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning calendar regularly for updates.

Past Events in this Series

Title Event Topic Time
Info Session for Fulbright 2023-24 US Student Competition & Q&A with Associate Dean Robert Harper-Mangels Online via Zoom Monday, June 6, 2022 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Tips, Tricks, & Tools for Summer Writing Online via Zoom Monday, May 9, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Compiling a Constructive Peer-Review Online via Zoom Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Publishing in the Biomedical Sciences: A Panel Discussion with Scientific Editors Online via Zoom Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Composing Effective Emails Online via Zoom Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Law School Series: Writing in Practice Part 3 Online via Zoom Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
From Paper to Publication in the Humanities and Social Sciences 5-Part Series Part 5 Online via Zoom Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Writing a Review Article in the Sciences Online via Zoom Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
How to Turn your Dissertation into a Book: A Panel Discussion with University Press Editors Online via Zoom Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Law School Series: Writing in Practice Part 2 Online via Zoom Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm