Splash ‘Sunday’ – 25/09
The eagle-eyed copy editors among you will have noticed that this is actually a Monday special.. (I blame MailChimp). But
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Splash Sunday – 17/09
It’s officially raincoats, boots, and jumpers season, and if you’ve haven’t been drinking hot chocolate and soup at your desk,
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Five things I’ve learnt on a fast-track NCTJ course
You don’t know anything Yes, I know you’ve done three or four years on your student newspaper, you might even
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Splash Sunday – 10/09
It’s well and truly autumn, if the amount of falling leaves, rain, and advice-for-freshers articles being shared by every publication under
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The Student Publication Association is made up of more than 70 publications across two countries and is free to join. Whether we're helping student papers fight censorship, running a masterclass or negotiating exclusive deals for our members, we're always working for student journalists.

Below are just some of the advantages our members benefit from

SPA Training Hub

This section of our website is designed to help give student journalists and student publications all the training they need to improve their articles and make their publications the best that they can be. If you want help improving an aspect of your journalism skills that’s not explained in our…

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Awards & Competitions

We hold our prestigious national awards every year, as well as keep track of scholarships and competitions across the UK.

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With a network of regional and national officers, we aim to give a swift reply to any member needing advice or support, as well as create a strong community.

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Standardised Style Guide

Sub-editing can be a tricky job at the best of times, so make your life easier with a standard set of rules.

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