“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

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

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

Scribendi Production Workshop

February 13, 2013By scribe1Cool News

This past weekend, Scribendi got together and continued on the production of the magazine! It was a whirlwind of a day, filled with flurries of typeset pages and red pens. While we do have a working template for the upcoming magazine, our process is far from over. Over the next few weeks, we will be … Read More

Typography: Connections to the past

February 10, 2013By ScribeNeat Info

Anyone who enjoys design will know that one of the most important parts of making a successful piece of design is text. Almost every piece of design we see today will include a form of lettering, whether it’s an advertisement for Gucci sunglasses or the menu at the coffee shop around the corner. We see … Read More

Pacemaker Finalists!

September 5, 2012By uhonCool News

    Each year, the Associated Collegiate Press recognizes general excellence in collegiate magazines (looking at content, editing, layout and design) with Magazine Pacemaker awards. Literary magazines were judged by Graywolf Press. And they just rolled out the finalists—including Scribendi! Entries were judged based on the following criteria: Content Was there evidence of diversity in … Read More

Throwback Thurdsay

February 15, 2012By webeditor1Neat Info

Throwback Thursdays! We’re bringing back some of our favorite pieces from the last 30 years of Scribendi. Las Aguilas Brooke Ann Zantell- 1994 In the following pages is my personal interpretation of several stories that I have been told by my family about my grandmother. Anything in quotes was actually spoken by the person in the … Read More