Scribendi is a finalist for the Pacemaker award!

Scribendi is a finalist for the Pacemaker award!

September 23, 2013By webeditor1Cool News

by Georgia Casswell When thinking about what makes Scribendi such a distinguished magazine, words like “dedication,” “hard work,” and “pride” come to mind. It is with all of these things that the staff works tirelessly to create such an amazing work of art. For two semesters the unity of some of the most brilliant minds that the … Read More

An Introduction to Copyright

An Introduction to Copyright

September 19, 2013By webeditor1Neat Info

(by Sergio Carrasco and Jesse Montoya, based on an article by Alyson Alford-Garcia)   Have you ever wondered, while illegally downloading movies and music, about copyright law and how it affects you, industries, society on the whole? Well, we normally don’t either, but we’ve been thinking, now that we’re gearing up for another issue of … Read More

Scribendi Teambuilding Workshop

Scribendi Teambuilding Workshop

September 11, 2013By ScribeCool News

by Sergio Carrasco and Jesse Montoya Less-than-credible news sources suggest that on Saturday, August 24th, the Scribendi team gathered in the early morning hours for their annual Teambuilding Workshop. Participants arrived groggy, nervous, and generally withdrawn. A sort of quiet unease shrouded the honors forum; some staff members made small talk, others quietly awaited their … Read More

“Pure Grass” featured in Daily Lobo

“Pure Grass” featured in Daily Lobo

March 28, 2013By webeditor1Cool News

A big thanks to Justin Brough for the article! ‘Leaves of Grass’ comes alive Historical re-enactor Bruce Noll hasn’t tired of impersonating poet Walt Whitman in the 43 years he’s been doing it. Noll performs tonight in the SUB as a fundraiser for the student publication Scribendi. Scribendi’s faculty adviser Amaris Ketcham helped organize the event and recruited … Read More

Printing Processes: from ancient to modern

Printing Processes: from ancient to modern

March 28, 2013By ScribeNeat Info

I don’t think it’s fair to write about print design without covering the printing process as well, so I think it’s about time I head straight for the workshop and explain some of the various printing practices out there. To begin, there are literally dozens of ways to get something (words, pictures, shapes) printed onto … Read More

Conservation Techniques in Progress

Conservation Techniques in Progress

March 13, 2013By ScribeNeat Info

When it comes to the conservation of print, most people’s minds immediately jump towards thoughts of ancient texts being carefully handled and re-purposed, or to dark, moisture-free areas in subterranean libraries full of old books too delicate to see the light of day. Well, the conservation of ancient books, scrolls and manuscripts is a very … Read More