Any post relating to submissions, deadlines, start dates, etc.

  • Announcements,  News/General,  Submissions

    Submission Deadline: November 3

    Hey there Mason Nation! Don’t forget that the submission deadline for our magazine is SATURDAY NOVEMBER 3! We want as many submissions as possible, so if you like to write prose, poetry, screenwriting, or art and photography, then be sure to head over to the “Submit” tab and enter your work for a chance to be featured in our Fall 2018 volume of Volition!  Wondering how to submit? Check out the video below:

  • 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!

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    Fall 2017 Submission Deadline

    Do you write poetry or prose? Are you a photographer or an artist? Volition’s Fall 2017 submission deadline is Nov. 3rd, less than a month away! Click here (or see the “Submit” tab above) for submission guidelines and more information. We look forward to seeing the creative work of GMU artists, graphic designers, and writers!

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    Join Volition Staff!

    Interested in reviewing prose and poetry, or art and photography from Mason’s best writers and artists? Want to have a hand in designing the layout of the magazine? Or maybe you’d like to publicize our events and submission deadlines online and on campus? Whatever your interests, there’s a place for you on Volition staff! Email us at today, or visit and click on “Apply Now!”

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    Open Mic Night – March 17th

    What better way to return after a relaxing Spring Break than to enjoy a night of music, literature, and refreshments at Volition’s Open Mic Night? Our March 17th Open Mic Night will be held at the Bistro, first floor of the JC, beginning at 7:00 p.m. We hope everyone had a great time at February’s event and will show up for even more fun this week!

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    Open Mic Night — Feb. 25

    Tune your instruments and polish your short fiction; Volition’s Open Mic Night is occurring this week, Thursday Feb. 25 in the Corner Pocket at the HUB, starting at 7:00 p.m. Come for a night of music, poetry, fiction, and food! More information can be found on our events page, or by talking to us in-person at our JC kiosk sometime this week. And remember, our Spring 2016 submission deadline is March 31st.