Eye Contact accepting submissions for spring 2009 issue

GREENSBURG, Pa. – Seton Hill University’s student-run literary magazine, Eye Contact, received a First Place with Special Merit award for its Spring 2008 “Revelation” issue from the American Scholastic Press Association (ASPA). This award is given to a publication that is scored in the highest 10% of campus magazines judged and is deemed “an outstanding overall example of a scholastic publication in format, content, and presentation” by the ASPA.

The Eye Contact student staff includes: Erin Mitchell of Altoona, Pa., editor in chief; Liz Rettger of Pittsburgh, Pa., business manager; Kayla Lesko of Pittsburgh, Pa., design staff; Everett Manns of Mt. Lebanon, Pa., design staff; Mara Barreiro of Greensburg, Pa., literary editor, Kevin Hinton of Richmond, Va., literary editor, Jen Prex of Bethel Park, Pa., literary editor; Jed Fetterman of Indiana, Pa., literary staff; Christina Celona of Lincoln University, Pa., literary staff; Marie Manski of Derry Township, Pa., art editor; Marie Salguero of Ebensburg, Pa., art editor. The Eye Contact faculty advisor is Michael Arnzen, Ph.D., Seton Hill University associate professor of English.

Eye Contact, the literary magazine of Seton Hill University, invites submissions from students, faculty, and staff of area colleges, and also welcomes submissions from Greensburg-area writers and artists. The submission deadline for the spring 2009 issue of Eye Contact is February 6, 2009. For more information on Eye Contact, including complete submission guidelines, please visit http://blogs.setonhill.edu/EyeContact or e-mail eyecontact@setonhill.edu.

Seton Hill University, founded by the Sisters of Charity in 1918, is a coeducational Catholic liberal arts university in Greensburg, Pa. Seton Hill offers more than 30 undergraduate programs and nine graduate programs, including an MBA. For more information on Seton Hill please visit www.setonhill.edu or call 1-800-826-6234.