• Announcements,  Submissions


    March 31st is the deadline to submit your original work for a chance to be featured in our Spring issue of Volition! We want all prose, poetry, screenwriting, art, and photography to be submitted! We are also really looking for art and photography submissions! We know you guys are out there…. SO SUBMIT! bit.ly/Submit2Volition

  • Announcements,  News/General

    Our Biggest Open Mic Night to date?

    Yes, this last open mic night of the semester could quite possibly be our BIGGEST open mic night we at Volition have ever had! We are happy to announce that we are partnering with House Studios, a Grammy-winning multi-media recording company! Three of their signed artists, Mannywellz, Sydney Franklin, and Luke James Shaffer, will be in attendance! WE WANT EVERYONE who has ANY talent to come on out on Thursday, March 8th! Do you like stand-up? Come crack a joke. Are you a magician? Come wow us with some tricks! Have some spoken word you’d like to share with the audience? Move us! Thursday, March 8th, starting at 7pm in the…

  • Announcements

    Fall for the Book and Volition Book Swap

    Fall for the Book is this week! Make sure to check out all the great events in the area, especially the ones happening on our very own GMU campus. You can find a schedule on their web site here: http://fallforthebook.org/schedule/ Also, from Wednesday–Friday, Volition is hosting a book swap. Bring a book to donate, and take a book home! We’ll be in the JC Plaza Tent.

  • Announcements,  News/General

    Some end-of-the-semester announcements…

    The Volition staff hopes you had a wonderful and delicious Thanksgiving!   The end of the semester is quickly approaching and you know what that means — the magazine is about to come out! We’re placing the orders sometime this week so expect issues to come flying in before winter break starts. We’re more than excited to release our issue — and we know you are too! — so here’s just a little peek:   Good luck on all your finals!

  • Announcements,  News/General,  Submissions

    MCN & Volition’s Volonté Film Fest!

    MCN & Volition’s Volonté Film Fest Create a 6 to 8 minute original short film. The theme for the contest is volition “free will.” Deadline: Before November 8th, 2012 at Noon. The winner will be announced on November 9th, 2012. 1st Prize Winner will receive: $250.00 Guidelines: Must be a GMU undergraduate student No nudity Cursing is allowed Must follow theme No racial slurs No copyrighted material Files must be in mpg2 format Note: Your film will be disqualified if you do not follow these guidelines. All files must be brought on a flash drive to MCN in the Student Media Office. A typed script (in American standard play format),…

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    Volition Spring 2012 and Beyond

    Hello everyone, Thank you to everyone who came to Slam Jam 2012! It was a great way to end the Spring semester. The Spring 2012 issue of Volition magazine was distributed in May. There are printed copies still available in Sub II (THE HUB) in the Student Media Office. We have also put a pdf version of the Spring 2012 magazine online.  To view the Spring 2012 online, please click on the Issues Section and it will be under Spring 2012, Volume 13. We hope you enjoy your summer! Volition has a lot planned for the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013. For any updates (and fun literary quirks), be sure…