Attention all Sunwayians! Stand a chance to get your written works published now!
What is Sunway Says?
Sunway Says is a new segment where you can get more involved with Sunway Echo Media! With Sunway Says, we wish to hear what our fellow Sunwayians have to say and provide you with a platform to publish your own works on our website.
Why we decided to initiate Sunway Says
As a voice for our Sunway students, we find it important to give our Sunwayians the opportunity to speak up directly about matters that are dear to their hearts. By doing so, we hope to encourage students to be more involved in the literary scene and express their opinions and emotions in written form.
How to submit your work to us
1. Submission period: 2nd – 15th of every month
2. Publishing period: 20th of every month
3. Fill in your personal particulars in our Google form
4. Attach your written work in a Word Document format
- Font: Arial or Times New Roman
- Font size: 12
- Spacing: 1.5
- Minimum word count: 500 words ( does not apply to prose/poems )
- Word limit: 2000 words/ 4 pages
6. We will notify you via email 3 days prior to publication
Our Monthly Themes
If you find yourself lacking writing inspiration, don’t fret! Here are our monthly themes that you can write about:
It is not mandatory to write about these themes, but it might give you a head start on your writing journey!
Terms and conditions
Please carefully read the Terms and Conditions before submitting any works for publication to Sunway Echo Media. Your involvement in this segment is conditioned on your acceptance and compliance with these Terms. By submitting works to Sunway Echo Media, you accept to be bound by these Terms and Conditions and will be subject to posted guidelines.
Participants must be currently studying at Sunway College/ Sunway University. Sunway Alumni’s are not permitted to participate in this segment. Any attempts at falsifying information (ex: student ID, course) will result in immediate rejection of submitted works.
All works submitted to Sunway Echo Media is acknowledged to be the intellectual property of its author. Hence, the author’s intellectual property rights shall be respected and protected through proper crediting. However, if a person’s work is found to be plagiarised, Sunway Echo Media reserves the right to remove these works from publication on our website.
Rights to Publication
Sunway Echo Media reserves the right to select content that will be published on our website. Thus, the publication of your submitted work cannot be guaranteed as it will have to undergo a selection process. Late submissions will be considered but may not be published within the same month. Written works that are deemed to violate our policies and/or inappropriate will be subject to moderation by Sunway Echo Media and we retain the right to reject its submission.
Notification of Changes
These Terms and Conditions are subject to change and your work submission will signify your agreement to the adjustments of these terms. We will notify you regarding these changes via email or postings on our Instagram. Thus, you are advised to re-read these terms on a regular basis.
Sunway Echo Media reserves the right to reject the publication of written works that fail to meet certain quality standards.
Upon submission of your work, you will be asked to share your personal particulars (full name, email, age, student ID, course, social media handles). This information will not be distributed to a third party and will not be publicised on our website without your consent. Your personal information will remain confidential and is only collected for record purposes. Your full name will only be used to give credit to your work and your email address is collected for the sole purpose of alerting you regarding any information that you have requested and to notify you of any changes.
Should you have any further questions, concerns, or queries about these Terms and Conditions, or if you encounter technical difficulties in submitting your work, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or message us via Instagram @sunwayechomedia.
If you are interested in participating in Sunway Says, here is the Google Form!