By the students, for the students of Central Washington University

The Observer

By the students, for the students of Central Washington University

The Observer

By the students, for the students of Central Washington University

The Observer

Submissions

We want to hear from you! As a college newspaper, we care about hearing from diverse opinions and viewpoints. Whether you are a college student, a faculty member, or someone from the community, your voice is important. Please email your submissions to [email protected] or use the form at the bottom of this page.

Guest Columns:

If you have an opinion on an issue or an experience you want to share, we want to hear it!

Rules and Guidelines:

  • The Observer welcomes brief letters of 500 words or less from readers on current issues.
  • Please include your full name and university affiliation: year and major, degree and year graduated, or staff position and department. If you are a member of the community, please include your full name and title.

Submission deadline:

  • To be printed in the following week’s issue, use the form at the bottom of the page by 5 p.m. Sunday. The Observer reserves the right to reject or edit for style and length. All letters become property of The Observer. Anonymous letters will not be considered.

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Letters to the Editor:

If you have an opinion about an issue relating to our newspaper coverage, we want to hear it!

Rules and Guidelines:

  • The Observer welcomes brief letters of 400 words or less.
  • Please include your full name and university affiliation: year and major, degree and year graduated, or staff position and department. If you are a member of the community, please include your full name and title.

Submission deadline:

  • To be printed in the following week’s issue, use the form at the bottom of the page by 5 p.m. Sunday. The Observer reserves the right to reject or edit for style and length. All letters become property of The Observer. Anonymous letters will not be considered.

Art:

Having students share their art is important to The Observer! Whether it is a photograph, painting, graphic design, sculpture or another form of art, we would love to see it!

Rules and Guidelines:

  • Large file sizes are preferred; small files are not guaranteed to run due to image clarity limitations.
  • We require a 25 word description; it’s a chance for you to describe the motivation, inspiration or creation of your piece.
  • Photos not taken by you must have the permission from the original photographer, even if the photo is of you or your work.
  • Photos may be cropped or otherwise altered for print.
  • The Observer reserves the right to decline art submissions based on our sole discretion.

Submission deadline:

  • To be printed in the following week’s issue, use the form at the bottom of the page by 5 p.m. Sunday. The Observer reserves the right to reject or edit for style and length. All letters become property of The Observer. Anonymous letters will not be considered.

Submit a Letter/Guest Column

Submit a Letter

Submit Artwork

Submit Artwork

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