The Student Review is a student-run news organization serving the community of Brigham Young University and is committed to providing balanced, reliable information pertinent to its readers. It strives to create an environment where any student wishing to gain journalistic experience may have the opportunity to publish his or her work. The Student Review seeks to be a positive influence in society and is not only established as a news source, but also as a community service organization. Furthering its objectives to positively influence society, the Student Review seeks to provide an appropriate, high-quality entertainment section to its readers.
The Student Review invites any student writer to submit his or her work for publication and encourages citizen journalism. It supports the ethics and standards of Brigham Young University, but is not affiliated with the institution. The Student Review publishes articles pertaining to Brigham Young University and the surrounding community, and it’s primary audience consists of, but is not limited to, students attending BYU.
The Student Review organizes and supports local community service projects and events to maintain its reputation as a positive influence in society. Furthermore, the Student Review will not publish content that may be deemed as explicit or that disgraces a particular organization. The Student Review also will not exploit relationships with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Articles will be weighed against the vision and mission statements by editors before each publication.
To maintain its reputation as a reliable news source, members of the Student Review are required to sign a Code of Conduct agreement to adhere to these principles taken from the Code of Ethics of the Society of Professional Journalists.