DIY News Release

Do It Yourself News Release

If you have a news tip or story idea for Lane Community College, fill out the form below. Your suggestion will be reviewed by the Marketing and Public Relations Department.


  • Be brief and concise.
  • Headlines should be one line and include the most relevant detail, including date, if an event.
  • First, best, most, only – this is what makes a story special.
  • Who, what, when, where, why and how – include what's relevant, in order of importance.
  • Location – specify address, building, room, etc.
  • Date and time – specify weekday, month, day, and beginning and ending time. Current year is assumed and doesn't need to be stated.
  • For more information – include source name, number, email, or URL.

Use Associated Press style or the Lane Community College Writer's Style Guide. Check spelling, especially names and titles, grammar, and punctuation.

Submit your story:

Your suggested headline for this story.
Try your best to answer all six!
Who should we contact for more information about this story idea?
Make sure to use your Lane email
Files must be less than 4 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png.