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Drift Magazine


Drift is an annual online publication of poetry, prose and art that celebrates work from students, faculty, and staff at Ivy Tech Community College's Valparaiso, Michigan City, and LaPorte locations. This magazine welcomes submissions from the campus community.  

The deadline for submission is March 8, 2024 for publication in April. Posters announcing the submission categories and other information are displayed around campus and shared with faculty and staff. 

Categories for the 2024 publication are: 

  • poetry
  • short stories - fiction 
  • personal essays - non-fiction
  • artwork 
  • photography
  • video

Submission Guidelines: 

  • Deadline for submissions is Friday, March 8, 2024. The submission form will not open after 3/8/24. 
  • Written work must be submitted in a Word Document (no PDFs). 
  • Art and photography must be submitted as .JPEG files
  • Video must be submitted as .MP4 files
  • Submissions accepted in any language. Please include an English translation of written works. 

Drift - April 2023