The 2016 WCCHA Literary Magazine Competition

litmagIt’s that time again for the annual WCCHA Literary Magazine Competition. The deadline for submission is Tuesday November 15th, 2016.

Just print out an entry form from either link below:

2016 WCCHA Literary Magazine entry (in DOC format)

2016 WCCHA Literary Magazine entry (in PDF format)

fill it out and send it with two copies of your Literary Magazine to

Elizabeth Donley
c/o Clark College
1933 Fort Vancouver Way
Vancouver, WA  98663

The image here are the covers of the 2015 winners, Phoenix from Clark College and Tidepools from Peninsula College

Crosscurrents Magazine Submissions


2016 submissions will be included for consideration in the 2017 edition of Crosscurrents.

Crosscurrents seeks poems, short prose, and art from Washington Community Colleges’ instructors, working or retired. We are now taking submissions for the 2017 edition. The deadline for submissions is Friday, March 17th, 2017. We are not seeking a particular theme. If you have any crosscurrents questions, you can send them to:

Submit prose or poetry to the editor-in-chief:

c/o T. Sean Rody
Professor of English
Shoreline Community College
16101 Greenwood Avenue North
Shoreline, WA 98133-5696

Please submit art based on your region:

Vicki DeRooy
Eastern Washington Art Editor
Wenatchee Valley College
1300 5th St., Wenatchee, WA 98801

Joe Batt
Western Washington Art Editor
South Puget Sound Community College
2011 Mottman Rd SW
Olympia, Washington 98512

Click the “Read More” for the submission guidelines.

2015 Washington Community College Humanities Association Awards

Washington Community College Humanities Association 2015 Literary and Arts Magazine Awards for best Community College Literary/Arts Magazine of the Year were presented to:

Phoenix, Clark College
Large Budget Literary/Arts Magazine of the Year

Tidepools, Peninsula College
Small Budget Literary/Arts Magazine of the Year

The 2015 Crosscurrent Awards:

Sara Zale
Cascadia College/Shoreline College

Teresa Taylor
Wenatchee Valley College

Arius Elvikis
Wenatchee Valley College

Fall 2015 WCCHA Newsletter

WCCHA_Fall_2015_Newsletter-1WCCHA Fall 2015 Newsletter

Download the Fall 2015 WCCHA Newsletter in PDF format from the link above.

Our fall newsletter introduces the 2015 conference keynote speakers and contains our upcoming 2015 conference program, information on Crosscurrents and a call for Board Members.