About Us

District is the award-winning, editorially independent news website for the Savannah College of Art and Design. Founded in 1995 as a print newspaper, District was one of the first publications of its kind in 2011 to become a web-only product.

Today, the website is updated multiple times daily. Each month, the site garners an average of 25,000 pageviews. It also founded and publishes the annual arts journal, Port City Review. In 2014, District launched a fashion blog, The Manor. It is partners with SCAD Radio.

District operates on the passionate belief that inspirational and educational content should be available to all.

Over its history, District has won more than 500 awards from organizations such as the Columbia Scholastic Press, Society of Professional Journalists, Savannah Advertising Federation, Georgia Press Institute, Associated College Press, College Media Association, Southern Regional Press Institute and more.

District operates on the passionate belief that inspirational and educational content should be available to all. All content is available online in digital format. Coverage ranges from local to national to international stories. The publication is edited by students who are trained and supervised by SCAD's Director of Student Media.

District is constantly searching for fresh voices and new content. Read more about joining the staff. View our staff directory to reach a member of the team, or learn more about contacting us.