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ExploreCU Contributor's Guide: Home

Information on how to submit content for use in ExploreCU


Contact to send us your ideas and contributions, or fill out this form!

The Basics

Thank you for your interest in contributing to ExploreCU! 

These guidelines have been developed as an introduction to the project for those interested in contributing.  Contributions come in all shapes and sizes:

  • A contribution could be a photograph that adds significance or a new perspective to an existing story.
  • A contribution could be feedback.
  • A contribution could be the submission of a story that you have researched and put together on something about Champaign-Urbana that really interests you. 
  • A contribution could be a high school, undergraduate or graduate class developing a tour as a semester project.
  • A contribution could be a short video 
  • A contribution could be letting someone interview you about your memories of an event 

 All contributions are welcome!  


ExploreCU is a mobile app and website that aggregates information about Champaign-Urbana though community generated content and academic partnerships. Content is related to local art, culture, and history.