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Student Newspaper

Baker Orange

Baker Orange Online

Nationally and locally renowned, the Baker Orange is the university’s student-run newspaper. In the past decade, the Orange has repeatedly received high distinctions from the Associated Collegiate Press, Kansas Collegiate Media, and Society of Professional Journalists, earning the Orange a place in the ACP Hall of Fame. ACP has recognized the Orange with four Pacemaker nominations since 2007, one for the print edition and three for the Orange online. Several Baker Orange staff members also have earned the distinction of KCM Journalist of the Year.

When you become part of this award-winning tradition, you will have endless opportunities to grow as a communicator. Whether a reporter, editor, designer, or photographer, you will work with a group of about 25 students in planning and executing a series of publications covering general campus news, athletics, arts, and entertainment. While working for the Orange, you will also be able to work on features and special projects. The editorial section allows students to share opinions and insights, providing a voice and open dialogue among the campus community.