Stephen F. Austin State University

Student Publications & Divisional Media

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The Department of Student Publications is committed to producing for the university community professional quality print publications - a weekly newspaper and a yearbook - as well as timely and engaging digital content, which meet the campus' needs for information and provide a forum for discussion of relevant issues. By maintaining an entirely student staff, the department strives to provide transformative educational experiences consistent with the mission of the university.

The Pine Log

The Pine Log is the official newspaper of Stephen F. Austin State University. It is published each Wednesday during the fall and spring except during university holidays and final exams. College newspapers like The Pine Log are considered by students to be their most personal, honest and credible news source. The Pine Log's circulation is approximately 4,000. The newspaper is distributed on campus free of charge. Subscriptions by mail are available at $35 per academic year. The Pine Log is an independent student publication and is financially self-supporting. All the revenue necessary to pay production costs, including student salaries, is generated by advertising sales.

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Phone: (936) 468-4703 (news tips) (advertising)

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The Stone Fort

The Stone Fort yearbook is produced annually by student editors who are responsible for gathering content, designing the pages and preparing the project for printing. SFA students may purchase the yearbook on a subscription basis, either by signing up during Orientation or through their mySFA account. Organizations may purchase space in the yearbook to feature information and photographs about their programs and special events. The Stone Fort also includes individual photos of students enrolled during the academic year. Yearbooks are made available for pick up near the end of each spring semester. They also can be mailed to students who are no longer on campus.


Phone: (936) 468-4703