Applications to be Varsity’s Editor for Easter Term are now open. If you are passionate about student journalism and leading a team, this could be your chance to make your mark on Cambridge’s oldest, largest and only independent student newspaper.

You will manage a team producing online content throughout the term after our 24th April 2020 print edition, and be responsible for producing our new for 2020, Varsity Review & Yearbook – a circa 60 page A4 glossy magazine. It will replace our customary May Week newspaper edition and be published on 12th June 2020.

No previous experience at Varsity is required for the role. All students who are passionate about journalism, and have creative direction for the new magazine, coupled with a high level of expertise with Adobe InDesign and an eye for layout and design are encouraged to apply.

More instructions for how to apply can be found here (PDF download). The deadline for applications is midday, Friday 6th March 2020. Interviews will take place on the morning of Tuesday 10th March 2020.

Please direct any enquiries about the application to Catherine Lally, the VarSoc President at If you have questions about the role, please direct them to Lally or to the Editors, Jess Ma and Lottie Reeder at

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