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Editorial Style and Usage Guide

This guide is the established editorial style for e-mail announcements, the Colgate Scene, pages and stories, brochures, newsletters, letters, and more.

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NOTE: All entries, in bold type, indicate lower case or capitalization as appropriate

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Helpful References

The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition

Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Eleventh Edition

Garner’s Modern American Usage

Roget’s International Thesaurus

Colgate University Catalogue