Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format (not PDF).
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text contains no information about the author's identity.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
- The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
- I have read the Author Agreement. The author(s) agree to the terms of this Author Agreement, which will apply to this submission if and when it is published by this journal (comments to the editor can be added below).
Letter to Columbia Scientist
A written letter communicating on, or responding to (support or critique) a recently published scientific article. Please include the name of your school and the location (city and country).
Question and Answer
Response to the question prompt in the previous Columbia Scientist Publication, or a question to be posed in future publications. Please include the name of your school and the location (city and country).
A timely piece devoted to a specific topic with a strong perspective. Written to a general audience, avoiding scientific jargon and assuming to prior specialized knowledge. Please include the name of your school and the location (city and country).
From 1 to 2 pages (two pages will be consecutive, not front and back) with images and text. Visually pleasing, engaging in its attempt to convey information. Takes a complex science topic or advanced principle and communicates it in a way that could be understood by those with a high school understanding of science. Please include the name of your school and the location (city and country).
Science Art Showcase
Include a 100-word description of the entry. Submissions may consist of a photograph, graphic design, comic, illustration, infographic, architecture, painting, sketch, sculpture, music, theater, film, fashion in any style. Please include the name of your school and the location (city and country).
A 5-15 minute presentation taking the form of an interactive video that explains a topic to the audience, presents novel research communicates new theories or introduces application exercises. Please include the name of your school and the location (city and country).
A 5-30 minute podcast with an accompanying 100-word description, and cover artwork/image. High-quality audio clip discussing novel science-based content. Please include the name of your school and the location (city and country).
The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.