Category: Announcements

Any post about a social event, such as open mic night, etc

Mar 27 2018


March 31st Submission Deadline

March 31st is the deadline to submit your original work for a chance to be featured in our Spring issue of Volition! We want all prose, poetry, screenwriting, art, and photography to be submitted! We are also really looking for art and photography submissions! We know you guys are out there…. SO SUBMIT!

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Mar 01 2018

Our Biggest Open Mic Night to date?

Millions of viral Spotify spins, a sold out national tour with Jidenna, and a victim of Trumps anti-immigration hubris, meet a DMV raised artist and multi instrumentalist who is threatened by POTUS' threats to end DACA. 

Mannywellz is a rising, Nigerian-born artist who crafts songs from a potent blend of hip-hop, R&B and West African influences.

Yes, this last open mic night of the semester could quite possibly be our BIGGEST open mic night we at Volition have ever had! We are happy to announce that we are partnering with House Studios, a Grammy-winning multi-media recording company! Three of their signed artists, Mannywellz, Sydney Franklin, and Luke James Shaffer, will be in …

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Feb 02 2018



IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR! Join us on February 15th from 7-10pm in the JC Bistro for another amazing Open Mic Night! There will be comedy, poetry, written word, music and free food! CAN’T WAIT TO SEE EVERYONE THERE!

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Jan 23 2018

Fall 2017 Issue is Officially IN!

Fall 2017 Issue

You heard correct! The Fall 2017 issue of Volition is IN and it is straight fire. Come grab a hard copy from the Office of Student Media in the HUB and check out all of the awesome talent here at Mason!

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Nov 08 2017

Open Mic Night November 10

Open Mic Night Nov. 10, JC Bistro, 7–10 PM

A big thank-you to everyone who submitted work to Volition this semester. The Fall 2017 issue is coming soon! In the meantime, our second Open Mic Night is on Friday, Nov. 10 from 7–10 PM in the JC Bistro. There will be music, prose, poetry, comedy, and food! Invite your friends!

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Oct 19 2017

National Day on Writing

National Day on Writing Schedule - events in JC Meeting Room E and Fenwick Library/North Plaza, 11-2 AM

Join Volition as we help celebrate The National Day of Writing on October 20th! Visit us in North Plaza from 10am-12pm.

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Oct 10 2017

Fall for the Book and Volition Book Swap

Fall for the Book is this week! Make sure to check out all the great events in the area, especially the ones happening on our very own GMU campus. You can find a schedule on their web site here: Also, from Wednesday–Friday, Volition is hosting a book swap. Bring a book to donate, and …

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Dec 02 2013

Some end-of-the-semester announcements…

Craig Beyers

The Volition staff hopes you had a wonderful and delicious Thanksgiving!   The end of the semester is quickly approaching and you know what that means — the magazine is about to come out! We’re placing the orders sometime this week so expect issues to come flying in before winter break starts. We’re more than …

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Oct 11 2012

MCN & Volition’s Volonté Film Fest!

MCN & Volition’s Volonté Film Fest Create a 6 to 8 minute original short film. The theme for the contest is volition “free will.” Deadline: Before November 8th, 2012 at Noon. The winner will be announced on November 9th, 2012. 1st Prize Winner will receive: $250.00 Guidelines: Must be a GMU undergraduate student No nudity …

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Jun 07 2012

Volition Spring 2012 and Beyond

Hello everyone, Thank you to everyone who came to Slam Jam 2012! It was a great way to end the Spring semester. The Spring 2012 issue of Volition magazine was distributed in May. There are printed copies still available in Sub II (THE HUB) in the Student Media Office. We have also put a pdf …

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