Literary Magazine Contest Winners – 2017

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Congratulations to Our National Award Winner!

1st Place: SandScript

Pima Community College
Tuscon, Arizona

Faculty Advisor: Joshua Daniel Cochran

2nd Place (Tie): Spindrift


Shoreline Community College
Seattle, Washington

Faculty Advisors: Chuck Schultz & Ryan Bailey

2nd Place (Tie)The American River Review

American River College
Sacramento, California

Faculty Advisors: Michael Spurgeon & Jeff Rochford

Awards by Division

Note that large colleges are 11,000+ FTE

Magazines from Large Colleges: Central Division

1st PlacePrairie Voices 

College of Lake County
Grayslake, IL
Faculty Advisor: Girard W. Weber & Nicholas Schevera

2nd Place: Mé TIS 

Ivy Tech Community College
Indianapolis, IN
Faculty Advisor: Emily Bobo

Magazines from Small Colleges: Central Division

1st PlaceAdVenture 

Northwestern Michigan College
Traverse City, MI
Faculty Advisors: Alissia J. R. Lingaur & Caroline Schaefer-Hills

2nd Placethe wright side 

Wilbur Wright College
Chicago, IL
Faculty Advisors: Vincent Bruckert

Magazines from Large Colleges: Eastern Division

1st PlaceAmaranth 

Anne Arundel Community College
Arnold, MD
Faculty Advisors: Garrett Brown & Susan Cohen

2nd Place: The Sligo Journal 

Montgomery College
Takoma, MD
Faculty Advisors: Robert L. Giron & Michael Leblanc

Magazines from Small Colleges: Eastern Division

1st Place: Legacy 

Reading Area Community College
Reading, PA
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Bahar Diken

2nd PlaceExpressions 

Allegany College of Maryland
Cumberland, MD
Faculty Advisor: Ronald Jenkins

Magazines from Large Colleges: Pacific-Western Division

1st Place: The American RiveR review 

American River College
Sacramento, CA
Faculty Advisors: Michael Spurgeon & Jeff Rochford

2nd Place (tie): Phoenix 

Clark College
Vancouver, WA
Faculty Advisors: Elizabeth Donley & Kathrena Halsinger

2nd Place (tie): Wall Literary Journal 

Saddleback College
Mission Viejo, CA
Faculty Advisor: Gina Victoria Shaffer

Magazines from Small Colleges: Pacific-Western Division

1st PlaceSpindrift 

Shoreline Community College
Seattle, WA
Faculty Advisor: Chuck Schultz & Ryan Bailey

2nd Place (tie)Yours Truly

Cascadia College
Bothell, WA
Faculty Advisor: Courtney Putnam

2nd Place (tie): Tidepools 

Peninsula College
Port Angeles, WA
Faculty Advisor: Michael Mills

Magazines from Large Colleges: Southern Division

1st PlacePhoenix 

Valencia College
Orlando, FL
Faculty Advisors: Jackie Zuromski & Meg Curtiss

2nd Place (tie x3)Calliope

Northern Virginia Community College
Annandale, VA
Faculty Advisors: Adam Chiles

2nd Place (tie x3): Axis creative arts magazine  

Miami Dade College– Northern Campus
Miami, FL
Faculty Advisors: Carmen Bucher & Kathleen Noonan

2nd Place (tie x3): Miambiance  

Miami Dade College – Kendall Campus
Miami, FL
Faculty Advisors: Rita Fernandez-Sterling & Tony Chirinos

Magazines from Small Colleges: Southern Division

1st PlaceRenaissance  

Wayne Community College
Goldsboro, NC
Faculty Advisors: Jeff Williams, Ashley Merrill, Dean Tuck, &  Rebecca Hardin-Thrift

2nd Place: Savoir Faire  

Bossier Parish Community College
Bossier City, LA
Faculty Advisors: Katie Bickham & John Wagoner

Magazines from Large Colleges: Southwestern Division

1st Place: SandScript 

Pima Community College
Tucson, AZ
Faculty Advisor: Joshua Daniel Cochran

2nd Place: Vortex  

Scottsdale Community College
Scottsdale, AZ
Faculty Advisor: Sandra Desjardins

Magazines from Small Colleges: Southwestern Division

1st Place: Marine Creek Reflections 

Tarrant County College, NW Campus
Fort Worth, TX
Faculty Advisor: Theresa D. Heflin

2nd Place: Waving Hands Review 

Colorado Northwestern Community College
Rangely, CO
Faculty Advisor: Joe Wiley

Once Again, Congratulations Awardees!