2013 Writing Awards Recipients

2013 IWU Creative Writing Awards

From left to right:  THE ACADEMY OF AMERICAN POETS PRIZE recipient Rob Diehl,  BABBITT’S PRIZE FOR SHORT FICTION recipient Janna Strain, and  THE KAY NELSON MEMORIAL ESSAY PRIZE recipient Sydney White.

Upcoming Events

Q&A session with Jessica  Dimitrijevic , an editor at McGraw Hill

If you are interested in learning more about careers in publishing, please come to a Q&A session with Jessica  Dimitrijevic , an editor at McGraw Hill (and also an IWU alum). This will be a great opportunity for you to ask Jessica questions about the job search that led to her current position and learn more about what editors do from day to day. 

Here's the essential information:

Careers in Publishing: A Conversation with Jessica  Dimitrijevic

Monday, November 4, 2013, 7 p.m.

State Farm Hall 208

Wednesday, October 23 - Friday, November 1, 2013 -- Academic Advising for Spring 2014 and May Term 2014

Thursday, October 31, 2013 -- Tributaries Fall Submission Deadline

The Tributaries Fall Submission Deadline is approaching!  You can submit up to 5 pieces of art, fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, or music by Midnight on Halloween. Tributaries   is one of the best opportunities for you to showcase your creative work! Remember, the deadline is Thursday, October 31st, at midnight. Send your submissions to  iwutributaries@gmail.com  with “Submission” in the subject line. Music files should be submitted in mp3 format and photographs as JPEG. We look forward to seeing all your awesome work!

Monday, November 4 - Wednesday, November 13, 2013 -- Class Registration for Spring 2014

Saturday, November 9.  2013 -- Faculty Open House

Monday, November 18, 2013 -- Class Registration for May Term 2014

Tuesday, November 26 - Sunday, December 1, 2013 --  Thanksgiving Recess

Friday, December 6, 2013 -- Last Day of Classes

Monday, December 9, 2013 -- Reading Day

Tuesday, December 10 - Friday, December 13. 2013 Final Examinations