Who are we?
The Fiat Lux the official student run newspaper of Alfred University. We have been printing since 1913. This makes us one of the oldest college newspapers in the country. We run weekly newsroom meetings out of the CSI Media Hub to cover campus events and relevant issues. While we are a college paper, we strive to teach and follow professional standards. We offer education and learning opportunities for new members looking to learn about newswriting, reporting and more.
Do you want to join the Fiat staff?
Positions for staff writers, staff photographers, copy editor, and more are available! Email to inquire. Attend our weekly meetings on Tuesday at 5:30 in the CSI Media Hub, Powell 106 to get involved.
Do you want to submit to the Fiat?
Submissions to the Fiat should be emailed to as attachments. For articles, attach a word document or attach a google doc by using the “insert files using Drive” option in your gmail. Name all files as “Your Name - File Name”. Include your name and the date in all submitted documents. Photos should attached to emails and submitted as high resolution JPEGs.
Articles are 500 words with a photo or 750 words without one. We also accept long-form articles, creative writing, poetry, artwork photography, and more! Don't hesitate to reach out and ask. We welcome writing from anyone in the Alfred community--student or not.
Meet the Staff