Nuestra Cosa has been UCR’s official Chicano/Latino newspaper since 1972. Under the leadership of a student editor and two faculty/staff advisors, our talented student writing staff creates content ranging from news stories and op-ed pieces to entertainment features and student-drawn political cartoons. Each part of Nuestra Cosa informs readers about issues important to the Chicano/Latino community.
- Improves communication for the UCR community
- Provides a medium in which Chicano/Latino students, staff and community members can express themselves freely and responsibly
- Helps hone students’ journalistic skills
- Offers a unique opportunity to be part of a creative media outlet and earn college credit
BE A PART OF NUESTRA COSA
WRITE: Don’t just read Nuestra Cosa; write for it! Join our writing staff, or submit an
article, short story or poem as a contributor. Submissions from both UCR students
and members of the public are highly encouraged.
DESIGN: Join our team and help out with Nuestra Cosa’s layout, production and design, or feel free to submit your artwork and political cartoons. We welcome creative contributions.
If you are interested in joining our staff, please send an email to Estella Acuña
If you are interested in submitting to Nuestra Cosa, feel free to bring your submission to our office at 145 Costo Hall or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.