Contribute to Verge

Verge is a website with content written by the community. It was founded on the belief that advertising students should have a place to come together and learn. Its success rests on contributions from students, faculty, and alumni. Anyone can write for Verge–we think you have interesting things to say. Pitch an idea or send an article in the form below.


FOR WRITERS:

I want to submit one article.

Want to share an experience with us? Have some advice about a topic you’d like to share? Heard something cool about the industry you want us to know?

Submit an article, and you’ll find it under the community tab soon!

Send articles to vergeillinoisadvertising@gmail.com

 

I want to become a regular writer for Verge.

Verge is a great place for writers to submit their work on a professional platform. We are always looking for fresh talent.

If you would like to become a regular writer for Verge, please fill out this form.


FOR CREATIVES:

I want to showcase my creative work.

Did you make something cool you want to share? Want some input on your work? Verge is a great place to showcase your creative work on a professional platform and get feedback!

Submit your creative work to vergeillinoisadvertising@gmail.com


I'M NOT SURE WHAT TO SUBMIT:

Have an idea? Want to contribute to Verge but don’t know where to start?

Here are some common themes our past contributors have followed:

Students

  • Why advertising at Illinois

  • Favorite classes

  • Favorite experiences on campus through advertising extracurriculars

  • Passion pieces about industry trends

Faculty

  • The benefits of the Sandage Department of Advertising

  • Student success stories

  • Favorite classes to teach

  • Why teach advertising at Illinois

Alumni

  • What Sandage gave me

  • Career advice

  • Personal testimonies


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