SUBMISSIONS OPEN: Send Us Your Scary Stories

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The Daily Campus is holding a scary short story contest this month in the spirit of Halloween! We’re looking for creative and thoughtful spooky short stories produced by fellow SMU students to share on our website and on social media.

This contest is open to story telling in all mediums: written work, original photography, illustrations, or audio-visual projects submissions are welcome. Written submissions can be anywhere from 500-1,000 words, but these guidelines are flexible.

Winning content will be published on The Daily Campus site and promoted on our social accounts. Submissions close at midnight on October 24th.

Send submissions and questions to along with your name, student ID, social media handles, and a phone number we can use to reach you.

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