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Editorial team:

  • Staff advisors: Chelsea Hixon, Jacob Lambert, Kendra Hall
  • Student team: Now accepting applications for 2011-2012 school year!

How to submit a post:

The easiest way to get involved is by submitting a pitch and getting published on Beyond the Quad.  Find our pitch form here and our submissions guidelines here.

Open positions:

If you want to get more involved with this blog or the UW College of Arts & Sciences, you  may be able to join the Marketing & Communications team for independent study credit.

Contact Kendra Hall at with a paragraph description of your interest, a writing sample, and your resume.

Specific positions include:

Observations Blogger:

The College of Arts & Sciences is currently looking for 4-6 people that are either interested in learning about writing, blogging, marketing or communications that want to use Beyond the Quad as a testing ground for developing their strategies.


  • Desire to learn
  • Previous data entry experience
  • Basic HTML or WordPress experience
  • Good understanding of spelling, grammar and writing for the web

Main Responsibilities:

  • Developing and tracking KPI’s
  • Ensuring all website content is up-to-date, accurate and, importantly, in-line with regularly updated statistics
  • Produce progress reports and work with editorial team to ensure the use of best practices
  • Monitoring mentions of Beyond the Quad online
  • Working with the editorial team to increase the College of Arts & Science’s social media presence
  • SEO: on and off-page optimization to improve ranking for specific keywords on search engines
  • SEO: keyword research
  • Ensuring new online content submitted by colleagues is on-brand and in-line with the SEO strategy where applicable
  • Compiling monthly analytic of web and social media  reports
  • Contribute to the development of Beyond the Quad
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