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A student holding last years issue Bodies to this years submission poster.

Past and Present: an Interview with PRISM’s Jay Enghauser and Cooper Theodore

Alina Kroll, Volunteer March 1, 2024

Alina: Could both of you tell me a little about yourselves?  Jay: Hi! I’m Jay, and I’m a fifth year creative writing major and the editor in chief of PRISM. This is my second year at Oregon State...

Fall 2023 Dance Showcase

Shoshana Groom, Volunteer January 21, 2024

On December 6, 2023, room 112 in the Women’s Building on Oregon State University’s Corvallis campus was alive with music, cheering, and dancing as the various classes in the Physical Activity Courses...

Prism Open Photo Studio (for submissions)

Jiratana Tungkawachara December 6, 2023

Our Dearest Artist,   Prism will be holding an open studio photography session for those artists submitting to Prism that have physical artwork to submit. This open space and studio is inviting...

The Official 2023 NaNoWriMo Graphic

NaNoWriMo Begins!

Jay Enghauser, Assistant Editor October 27, 2023

November is National Novel Writing Month, which means that writers across the world will be starting the challenge of writing 50,000 words of their novels in 30 days. There is a large community online...

2023-24 PRISM Editor-in-Chief standing in front of a Van Gogh quote.

Statement from 2023-24 Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2023

PRISM's new Editor-in-Chief for the 2023-24 school year has a brief statement about her background and goals for the lit mag: "Hello, everyone! I'm excited to be under your service and responsible for...

The new assistant editor holds vol. 143 Bodies in the OMN office.

Looking Ahead: New Editors for 2023-24!

Jay Enghauser, Assistant Editor October 2, 2023

It's the beginning of the 2023-24 school year, which means new editors taking over PRISM! We want to acknowledge the beautiful lit mag Bodies Maricruz and Christine have created this year, as well as...

Artist Biographies – Volume 143

May 8, 2023

Hadiya Riechers  Hadiya Riechers is a Tourism, Recreation, and Adventure Leadership student at OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon. She has published with Portland Community College's literary and art magazine,...

Daily Art Opportunities at OSU

Daily Art Opportunities at OSU

Hello everyone, and welcome to Oregon State University! OSU and the rest of Corvallis have many opportunities for you to explore your creative side! We offer many different ways for you to enjoy art, ranging...

The Value of the 4th Wall

The Value of the 4th Wall

Cooper Theodore April 21, 2023

A term I’m sure most of us are familiar with is “breaking the 4th wall.” The idea of the 4th wall comes from theater, where a stage is made up of three walls with the invisible 4th wall facing the...

Is it Okay to Use Clichés?

Cooper Theodore February 7, 2023

We’re told to avoid cliches in any art form, and often critique other art pieces for participating in them. And as we should. Cliches can often be counterproductive to any form of art. A poem...

Avatar: Is There Substance in Style?

Avatar: Is There Substance in Style?

Cooper Theodore January 23, 2023

Style over substance is a common expression, but it implies that style has no substance. At all. Is that fair? I saw James Cameron’s Avatar: The Way of Water recently, and like most people was...

Tips and Tricks: Prompts

Tips and Tricks: Prompts

Maricruz Trenado-Frias November 9, 2022

It has been a long fall term filled with various midterms, essays, and projects and we want to give you a little break. Sometimes when the term consists of a lot of writing or researching we tend to have...

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