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Announcing the 2017 edition of the
Hilda Simmons Levitt Poetry Contest!

enews hslThe Hilda Simmons Levitt Poetry Contest — with more than $1,000 in prize money going to the winning poets — has been called one of the most prestigious in the state. The deadline for entries in this year's competition is Friday, March 31, 2017.

More information, and contest rules ...

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 MC English Department to Launch Writers' Group

The English Department at Midland College has announced the formation of a writers' group beginning this fall.  The group will meet to read, critique, and encourage creative writing of all genres ... fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. The group plans  to host regional writers, as well, to speak on topics of interest.

The group will be open to MC faculty, staff, students, and to all members of the Permian Basin community who are interested, no matter their age or background. 

For more information and to get on an e-mail list, contact Dr. Pamela Howell, MC English faculty, at (432) 685-4628 or

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Midland College • 3600 N. Garfield • Midland, TX • 79705
 Phone: (432) 685-4624

 E-mail: Fine Arts & Communications Division