Story Ideas


Do you have a story idea for the Spectator?

Story ideas can be submitted to the Spectator by clicking the link below.

You will be sent to a submission page where you can complete all of the required fields and submit your ideas to the spectator editors.

To submit your story ideas




– All staff members are required to submit a minimum of TWO (2) story ideas each week. 
-Topics should avoid personal interests and agendas
-Avoid mundane or trivial topic, think about  importance to the Chabot audience
– Ideas should be thoughtful & important to the Chabot College community

– To be considered story ideas should adhere strongly to elements of newsworthiness
Timeliness                                Proximity
Human Interest                             Conflict      
Quantity                                     Impact
     Unusual                                   Celebrity