2016 WRHC Conference and Local Opening

April 21, 2016

This past week, our fearless editors both present and future traveled to Riverside, California for the annual Western Regional Honors Council (WRHC) Conference. Our current Editor in Chief, Caitlin Carcerano, led a fifty-minute panel outlining the trials, tribulations, and ultimate triumphs of publishing Open Media in a paper magazine, a process Scribendi proudly launched in our 2011 edition. … Read More

We’re Going to Press! – Updates and Future Events

March 7, 2016

But our work is not done yet! As we get closer to our openings (more on these later!), the staff continues to work hard on the digital edition, the 30th anniversary insert, and planning our openings. Another exciting thing that the staff will be doing is redesigning our website! Soon, we will have a new, … Read More

Updates

February 8, 2016

It’s magazine makin’ season! Over break, each staff member designed a potential cover for the magazine. Within the first couple weeks of the semester we narrowed our choices down to eight potential covers. We have far too many talented designers on staff (lucky for us), so it was mildly heartbreaking for everyone to have to … Read More

Inside the Review Process

November 30, 2015

The Scribendi staff would like to thank everyone who submitted this year! We have tentatively decided what will be published in 2016. In this blog post, I will describe the review process. First, we read. Over the course of the last month, all three editors and all eleven staffers each read the 127 poems, fifty-two … Read More

Scribendi Staff Updates

November 18, 2015

Scribendi has been hard at work reviewing submissions for the past several weeks. We have a great selection of writing, art, and open media to choose from and we are very excited to start putting the magazine together! Our Homecoming was a success, despite our staff getting partially smothered by glitter from our star and … Read More

Meet the 2016 Staff!

October 12, 2015

Amaris Ketcham, Faculty Advisor In 5 words or less, describe what you’d do if confronted with a bear wearing a pirate hat wielding a roll of duct tape. Lament holding a honey jar. What is your favorite work of art? The Dante’s Inferno Exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art. What is your most irrational … Read More

Scribendi So Far

October 3, 2015

Scribendi has been hard at work training our new staff! We started off with a three hour long team building session at the beginning of the semester, where we honed our communication skills and gained insight into each new staff member’s strengths. Between scheduled classes, overlapping office hours, and team projects the staff has already … Read More

Happy Hearts Over Pacemaker Announcement

September 19, 2015

Scribendi 2015 has been named a finalist for the ACP Pacemaker! People outside of the publishing industry might think this means we have cardiovascular deficiencies, which is far from the truth. Indeed, our joyful, healthy hearts are racing with pride and excitement over our magazine’s big accomplishment. The Pacemaker is considered the most prestigious national … Read More

Starting Fresh: Scribendi 2016

September 5, 2015

Well folks, here we go: Scribendi 2016.  The semester has gotten off to a great, albeit moderately overwhelming, start.  First order of business: team bonding.  Scribendi wouldn’t be much without a well-working, supportive team creating it.  As it turns out, we are all very busy people.  Prospects were grim, it looked like we were not … Read More