Writing for the newspaper may seem daunting at first, but once you understand the basic principles of what makes a good article you will find that it’s no big deal. Below is a list of writing resources, courtesy of Canadian University Press, the national student newswire of which the Sheaf is an active member paper.


Anatomy of an article (PDF)
Lede writing (PDF)
News writing (PDF)
Arts writing (PDF)
Sports writing (PDF)
Opinions writing (PDF)
Science writing (PDF)

Advanced Skills

Interviewing (PDF)
Profile writing (PDF)
Writing a review (PDF)

More material to be added in the future