Volition is George Mason University's premier undergraduate literary and art magazine. Formally known as Apathy, Volition was officially established in 1996. We publish exclusively undergraduate art, photography, poems, and prose. Volition publishes twice a year during the spring and fall semester.

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Sep 12 2015

Open Mic Night on September 18th


First Open Mic Night of the Fall semester is coming up this Friday! Come to the JC Bistro at 7 pm to share your writing, music or other talent, plus to have some free pizza and refreshments!

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Jun 10 2015

Fall 2015 Open Mic Nights

Volition Open Mic Nights in the new semester will be held on Friday, September 18th and Thursday, October 22nd! Stay tuned for more information on other events, and our Fall 2015 submission deadline.

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Mar 25 2015

Open Mic Night on March 26th


Our next Open Mic Night is on March 26th at 7 pm! Come to the JC Bistro to share your poetry or play some music, and to have some free pizza and soda. This time we’ll be collaborating with the Undergraduate English Society (UES) to promote the Children’s Inn at the National Institutes of Health …

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Feb 16 2015

Open Mic Night on Friday the 27th

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Get ready for our first Open Mic of the semester coming up next Friday, February 27th from 7 to 9 pm at the JC Bistro! There will be free pizza and refreshments and great musical and literary talent, so come to share your work or just to enjoy the free entertainment!

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Feb 09 2015

Volitiontines Contest


It’s that time of year again! Tweets us @VolitionGMU with your cheesy, silly and ridiculous pick-up lines for a chance to win a $10 Starbucks gift card.

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Jan 21 2015

Welcome Back!


Welcome back, Patriots! We hope you had a wonderful winter break full of holiday cheer, friends, and family. As the new year begins, we’d like to say goodbye and good luck to the lovely ladies who graduated last semester: Yessy Sansargereltekh (Editor-in-Chief), Ryan Fleming (Art & Photography Editor), and Shumaila Ahmad (Graphic Design staff). Don’t …

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Oct 31 2014

One More Day to Submit

There’s only one more day (well, about a day and a half) until the deadline, so submit before midnight tomorrow!

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Oct 19 2014

Only TWO More Weeks!

Our Fall 2014 submission deadline is only TWO weeks away! Submit your poetry, prose, short screenplays, photography and other artwork by midnight on November 1st to volitionmagazine@gmail.com!

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Oct 18 2014

Great Time at the October Open Mic Night

Thanks so much to everyone that came to Open Mic on Thursday! We had a great audience and so many talented performers: singers, musicians and writers! We can’t wait to see you all again next semester!

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Oct 07 2014

Open Mic Night at the Bistro!


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