The Prairie Light Review is the Liberal Arts magazine for the College of DuPage. The magazine has been published for over 20 years and is funded by Student Activities Fees. It is a free publication venue for their creative work in District 502. It is a partnership between Student Life and the Liberal Arts Division.

The magazine is free and available for pickup in the Library and in McAnnich Arts Building just near the Einstein Bagels.


We're celebrating the release of the Spring 2012 issue of Prairie Light Review. Everyone is welcome to come, and we hope the authors who were placed in the magazine will come and share their work. There will be an open mic, and refreshments and snacks will be provided. Come and share in the literary and musical bliss! It will be held on Wednesday, May 2nd from 6pm to 8pm at SRC 2800.

If you want to pick up a previous submission, please stop by during The Prairie Light Review's weekly class, Wednesdays between 2:00 p.m. and 3:50 p.m. when English 2210 in SSC 3251, or you may contact the editors to arrange a time to pick up your work. The staff will store your work for a year before recycling it.

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How can you join the staff of the Prairie Light Review?

You can join the staff of this award-winning magazine by enrolling in C.O.D.’s English 2210 course fall or spring term. The class is one credit hour and meets on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00-3:50 p.m. No previous experience with publishing is required.

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