In-person classes have a dedicated instructor to guide you, assignments to help you make progress, and evening meeting times to connect you with classmates. You’ll get a high level of attention and personalized feedback from your instructor while interacting with fellow students to form new connections. Classes include weekly lessons, workshopping, and assignments. There is also an ongoing online discussion forum where you can connect with your instructor and classmates between meeting sessions.
Learn how to get your work in top publications with an associate editor at Travel + Leisure
- Thursdays 6:45-9:45pm ET, 8 sessions full schedule
Discover how to work as a writer in a changing industry by completing two publishable pieces. This class will show you where opportunities are and which are right for you. You'll workshop two pieces in any format including news stories, roundups, services pieces, listicles, profiles, personal essays, interviews, and features.
In addition to writing and reporting exercises, we'll also show you the business side of getting published: where to pitch, how to query a publication, and how to work with editors so they'll want to work with you.
In this class, you will learn how to:
- Create captivating stories editors will want and readers will love
- Know which magazines and sections will buy your story
- Craft compelling pitch letters
- Approach editors and build relationships
- Create content for online publications
By the end of class, you will have:
Two polished articles with corresponding pitch letters.