Phoenix is Clark College's award-winning student art and literary magazine. This publication
dedicates itself to giving the student's of Clark College a chance to publish their
creative works. Students enrolled in spring, summer and fall quarters of the current
year and winter quarter of the coming year are eligible to submit their work for the
Phoenix. The submissions chosen will be showcased in the spring publication. Phoenix
is your chance to inspire future Clark College students.
is funded by the Associated Students of Clark College to encourage the creative efforts
of Clark College students, including:
- Traditional and digital art
- Mixed media
- Short Stories
- Novel Chapters
- Creative Nonfiction
- Original music compositions
Each spring the Phoenix publishes 2500 copies of a beautiful print edition. Clark
College students are welcomed to a complimentary copy while supplies last. Since
2009, we have also added a web edition of Phoenix, free for all to enjoy.
Find out more about the Phoenix
or submit work
for the coming publication.
The 2008 and 2009 editions of Phoenix
were awarded the prestigious MOST OUTSTANDING award for all community college literary
and art magazines in the United States with enrollments of more than 2499 students
in the annual magazine competition by the American Scholastic Press Association (ASPA).
The 2004 and 2006 editions of Phoenix
also received First Place with Special Merit honors, and the 2010 edition receiving
First Place honors in the ASPA competition.
In addition, the 2006 Phoenix
earned second place honors in the Pacific-Western Division of the national Community
College Humanities Association's Literary Magazine Competition. The Community College
Humanities Association is the only national organization that exclusively serves to
strengthen the humanities in the nation's community colleges.