Our department is involved in publishing a number of publications: explore the links below to find out more!
Since 2001, the magazine has published poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and art by UNCP students. It began with students wanting a publication that showcased the wide variety of creative effort put forth by UNCP students. Along with ENG 2860 Literary Magazine Production, students learn valuable lessons in professional publishing, such as editing and designing techniques, budget management, and selection processes.The Aurochs has a long history of success as demonstrated by the numerous awards the magazine, staff, and contributors have received over the years. Most recently, the 2014 issue received awards at national and state levels. In national competitions, it secured the Gold Medalist award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association and First Place with Special Merit as well as the award for Best Collegiate Literary Magazine from the American Scholastic Press Association. At the state level, it won another North Carolina College Media Association Best in Show for Literary Magazines in the category of colleges and universities with enrollment under 6,500.
The first volume of ReVisions was published in 2001. ReVisions benefits student by providing a publication that showcases their work, and the campus benefits because we are able to see the excellent writing that students do across the disciplines.