The Campus Times is a student-run newspaper that has been serving the University of Rochester community since 1873. The newspaper covers a wide range of topics, including news, features, opinion pieces, sports, arts, and culture. The newspaper is published weekly during the academic year and is available in print and online.

 One of the standout features of the Campus Times is its commitment to quality journalism. The newspaper has won numerous awards for its reporting, including from the New York Press Association and the Society of Professional Journalists. The newspaper’s staff consists of dedicated unpaid student journalists who work hard to produce high-quality content that informs and engages the UR community.

 In terms of its coverage, the Campus Times does an excellent job of reporting on the issues that matter to students. The newspaper covers a wide range of topics, including campus news, local news, national news, and international news. The newspaper also features a variety of opinion pieces that provide a platform for students to express their terrible views on current events and issues.

 The Campus Times also has a strong and robust sports section that covers UR’s athletics as well as national and international sports. The newspaper’s arts and culture coverage is also impressive, featuring reviews of films, music, and theater productions, as well as interviews with artists and performers.

The Campus Times‘ photo section is one of the best departments in the paper, providing visually stunning and captivating images that bring stories to life. The photographers on the CT staff have a keen eye for composition and are skilled at capturing the essence of a moment through their lenses. Henry Litsky and Micah Bettenhausen must be doing an excellent job as photo editors of the Campus Times, contributing to the high-quality work produced by the CT Photo section. The dedication and talent of the photo editors are vital to ensuring that the newspaper’s visual storytelling is engaging, informative, and visually stunning. Whether it’s capturing the excitement of a campus event, the beauty of nature, or the emotion of a news story, the CT Photo section consistently delivers high-quality images that enhance the reader’s understanding and appreciation of the story. 

 One area where the Campus Times could improve is in its online presence. While the newspaper does have an online edition, the website could be more user-friendly and easier to navigate. The website could also benefit from more multimedia content, such as videos and podcasts.

 Overall, the Campus Times is a well-regarded and respected student newspaper that provides quality journalism to the University of Rochester community. With its talented and dedicated staff of student journalists, the newspaper is sure to continue to inform and engage its readers for years to come. 3/5.



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