The Dean’s Office is here to help share your stories and promote your events!
Submit your College of Arts and Sciences stories, faculty-in-action items and COAS-sponsored events here. Submit using this form and your story or event will be posted on the COAS and university website news/event feeds, college newsletters, Opportunities and Events email, The Update and COAS social channels.
Opportunities for Students, Staff and Faculty
Do you have an opportunity for COAS students, faculty or staff? Email email@example.com and we’ll publish these to our “opportunities for…” feeds and include these in internal college newsletters.
Communications and Web Resources
Boise State Brand Standards and Guidelines – This website includes Boise State colors, typography and downloadable logos.
Boise State Writing Style Guide – We use AP style for websites, marketing and communications. The style guide helps with some Boise State-specific style considerations.
Webguide – Find answers to most questions about using WordPress at Boise State.
Web Accessibility – Learn about how to make your web and digital content accessible.
Communicating with Students
Student Affairs and Enrollment Management oversee policies and procedures for communicating with students. Visit their Communicating To Students website for information.
Writing for public and general audiences
Boise State’s Research and Creative Activity Communications Toolbox – This website is a great resource for faculty who want to announce or promote their research and creative work publicly. It’s a great resource for us as communication pros too.
- 7 Tips for Scholars on Writing for Nonacademics (Chronicle of Higher Ed)
We have two photo galleries available for University projects and websites. One is COAS-specific and the other is provided by Visual Services in the Office of Communications and Marketing.
Image and Media Specs and Guidelines – Using images and media on our Boise State websites. Includes image sizes for various pages, posts and panels.
COAS Photos and Videos – These photos are available to all COAS faculty and staff to use for digital and print projects. The small files are provided to easily scroll through these. Please use the large files and optimize images correctly for websites.
University Photo Galleries – This gallery is provided by the Office of Communications and Marketing (OCM). Create an account and request permission from OCM to download images.
Learn more about using and optimizing images and media on websites on Web Guide.
Website Support and Training
Visit the Webguide Support and Training pages for answers to common questions using WordPress at Boise State.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re considering a redesign of your website or other design and strategy solutions.
University Web and IT Policies
University Web Policy (8040) – For public websites and electronic communications.
Information Technology Accessibility Policy (8140) – Describes accessibility requirements for all digital publications including websites, PDFs and images.
What Other Resources Would You Like to Have Here?
We will continue to add communications and website resources to this website. If there’s anything that would be especially helpful to have here, send your ideas to Jeff Oliver at email@example.com.