• 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.

  • Submissions

    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 volition@gmu.edu today, or visit studentmedia.gmu.edu 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.  

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    Additional Open Mic Night – Thursday, December 10th!

    The Office of Student Media is hosting a week-long series of events in honor of George Mason’s birthday. To promote the week’s theme celebrating the US Constitution’s First Amendment, an Open Mic Night will be held at the JC Bistro beginning at 7:00 PM. Please consider attending all the other OSM events occurring throughout the week of 12/7-12/11!

  • Submissions

    Fall 2015 Submission Period Ends

    As of November 1st at midnight, the Fall 2015 Submission Period has officially ended. Thank you to each and every contributor to this semester’s magazine. Volition appreciates your contributions. If you are still interested in submitting your work to the magazine — short stories, screenplays, prose, poetry, art, and photography — keep it prepared and on-hand for the Spring 2016 Submission Period which will begin late January and end late March.