The Arbiter is the official student newspaper for Boise State University. We are a student newspaper, run for students, by students. All content decisions (editorial and advertising) rest with the student editors and are not controlled or influenced by Boise State University officials, administrators, professors or staff. The Arbiter is a designated public forum. We encourage your input and feedback and are always looking for enthusiastic and passionate students who want to contribute to our publication.
The Arbiter and Boise State Student Media provide a wide range of opportunities for students from all degree fields to get involved. We offer internships, paid jobs or just volunteer opportunities where students can learn and apply what classroom theories in real world applications. If you would like more information, fill out our get involved form.
Submit a letter to the editor
Please keep your letters between 300-500 words. Anything submitted may be used for print or online versions, however we reserve the right to refrain from publishing anything. The Arbiter will not publish letters that are abusive, profane, libelous or slanderous. Anonymous letters will not be published. To submit a letter to the editor, please fill out the form below.
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Submit a press release or story idea
We gladly accept press releases and story ideas from our readers. Understand, we are a student newspaper and our focus is on the Boise State community, thus press releases and story ideas directly pertaining to students or Boise State get priority.
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Online Editor — Kaitlyn Hannah
Video Producer — Aubrey Hollingshead
Photo Editor — Devin Ferrell
Art Director — Chris Barfuss
Graphic Designers— Megan Nanna, Liz Johnson, Jenny Bowler
Business Manager — Benjamin Tonak
Marketing Director — Melinda Smith
Financial Manager — Denver Dubreuil
Sales Representative — Phillip Daily
Sales Representative — Anna Bartron
Director of Student Media – Brad Arendt
Editorial Advisor — Seth Ashley
For non-electronic means of communication we can be contacted as follows:
The Arbiter MS 1340
1910 University Drive
Boise, Idaho 83725