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‘Prairie Wind’ magazine submission deadline extended to March 16

The submission deadline for the twenty-fifth annual Prairie Wind art and literary magazine has been extended to March 16, 2017, at 5:00 p.m.  The Prairie Wind is a collection of original poetry, prose, visual art, and recorded music contributed by students, staff, alumni, and other members of the Highland Community. It is published in May of each year.

Submission guidelines are available at

More information is available from the magazine’s faculty advisors:

Bob Apolloni
(815) 599-3479

Kay Ostberg

Sam Tucibat
(815) 599-3614

The magazine has been published annually since 1992 under the auspices of Highland Community College, 2998 West Pearl City Road, Freeport, Illinois, 61032. It is a cooperative project of the Humanities, Graphic Design, Art, and Music departments in the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences. Each issue is created by an editorial board composed of students and volunteer community members who are guided by a team of faculty advisors.



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Freeport, IL 61032-9341

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