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2006 Advertising Rate Card

Print and Online editions
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Updated: Wednesday, November 9, 2005


The Gold Torch appears in both print and online editions. The Gold Torch reaches the entire Central State University community.

Make an impact on our 1800 students as well as our faculty, staff and board of trustees. Extend your reach and add maximum potential by advertsing online to reach alumni, parents and other readers every day with the online edition.


The student newspaper is produced at least four times each semester. The next issue of The Gold Torch for the Fall 2005 semester will be published November 22; space reservations for this issue are due November 11. Our last issue of the semester will be published on December 12; advertising reservations are due on December 8.

To advertise, contact our offices today at (937) 376-6491.




(image dimensions, width x height)

Paper Size

11.375 in x 12.5 in

68p3 x 75p0

Full Page

10.5 in x 11.5 in

62p3 x 69p0

Half Page Vertical

5 in x 11.5 in

30p x 66p0

Half Page Horizontal

10.375 in x 5.375 in

62p6 x 32p3

Quarter Page Square

5 in x 5.375 in

30p x 32p3

Quarter Page Vertical

2.5 in x 11.5 in

15p x 66p0

Quarter Page Horizontal

10.375 in x 2.5 in

62p6 x 15p

Mini Square

2.5 in x 2.5 in

15p x 15p

Advertising Specs 120 by 132Advertising Specs 120 by 132Advertising Specs 120 by 132Advertising Specs 120 by 132

Print ads should be sent camera ready in one of the following file formats: High resolution
(low res images taken from the web will be rejected) .pdf, .tif, .eps, .jpg. or .psd.

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Discounts will be available for multiple insertions paid in advance. All ads will appear on website until following print publication date unless otherwise requested at time of insertion. Partial page ads are only available in four color when space is available.*


Full page

$200 Black & White

$250 Four Color

Half Page

$90 Black & White

*$140 Four Color

Quarter Page

$50 Black & White

*$100 Four Color

Mini Square

$30 Black & White

*$70 Four Color

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The Gold Torch reserves the right to refuse any advertisement. The Gold Torch does not accept advertising for alcohol, firearms, tobacco products or ads which may include offensive graphic images. All ads are subject to the terms of our indemnification clause.

Please submit your art via regular post on cd, dvd or via email along with telephone and postal contact information. We will respond to confirm receipt and confirm that your art meets our specifications. Provide a color print out of art to ensure publication quality. We will provide tear sheet verification once print edition is published.

All art must be accompanied by an insertion order (the third page of our rate card) received via email, fax or regular post to confirm your art space reservation before publication.

If your material is time sensitive, please let us know. The publication of the Gold Torch is dependent on class schedules and publication dates may vary.

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Payment should be received before ad is scheduled to be published. Please provide check or money order (cash will not be accepted) in the appropriate amount. Space availability is limited, so please make ad reservations as soon as you are able.

Checks should be made payable to:
CSU Foundation Account #12027-Torch

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Mike Gormley, Faculty Advisor
The Gold Torch
The Cosby Center
Central State University
P.O. Box 1004
Wilberforce, Ohio 45384
(937) 376-6491

Billing Inquiries
Don Leasor, CSU Foundation
(937) 376-6173



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