Windward Review Announcements

Call for Submissions

The Windward Review is seeking quality works of creative writing in all genres—fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, flash fiction, plays, screenplays, works in translation, and hybrid genres of writing. Call for Submissions are open for Volume 20, 2022: Beginnings and Endings. For more information, go to Windward Review call for submissions 2022.


  • Congratulations to Jacob Benavides, a creative writing student in CW Studio, who just got his poem published in Texas Poetry Assignment. The poem is available to read,Immaterial.
  • Congratulations to Dylan Lopez, managing editor of The Windward Review and creative writing student who just got a set of poems accepted by the 25th Angelo State University Writer's Conference. He'll be reading at Angelo State University, March 3-4, 2022.

Past Events

Día de los Muertos Iron Pour and More

Día de los Muertos Iron Pour and More

This event will be on Saturday, October 30th, 2021, from 5-9pm, Location: We will be at the 2nd campus entrance parking lot next to the Center for Fine Arts Building and Performing Arts Center. This event is free and open to the public features: an Iron Pour at sunset, immersive sculptural installations by Sculpture 1 students, Ceramics Throwing Demonstrations by students and faculty, Poetry readings by Islander Creative Writers, interactive projects from the Electrical Engineering students of the IEEE campus organization, and more…


BSU Presents! The Spooky Story-Stravanganza

Spooky Stories Flyer

Hello! I write with great pleasure--and anticipation--to invite you and the students in your courses to the first Black Student Union & Islander Creative Writers collaborative event: BSU Presents! The Spooky Story-Stravanganza.

This is an exciting opportunity for students to share original or previously-published scary stories in celebration of Halloween. Our collective scary story experience will take place on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021, from 7-10PM in Anchor Ballroom D.