FCC Creative Arts Magazine Wins First Place Award


The Frederick Community College creative arts magazine has won a first place award from the American Scholastic Press Association for its 2016 issue. It is the fourth year in a row that the magazine has received a first place prize.

The 2016 issue was the 36th edition of the Tuscarora Review, which features poetry, fiction, photography, paintings, drawings, and mixed media artwork created and submitted by students, faculty, staff, and alumni. 

“This award is a reflection of the talented and dedicated students, faculty, and staff here at FCC,” said Ramon Jones, faculty advisor for the magazine and assistant professor of English. “It shows why the Tuscarora Review is an important—and necessary—outlet for creativity for the College and our community.”

Each year, the magazine is put together by students with assistance from Professor Jones and other faculty and staff members.

The 2016 issue was created by:

Ryan Slicer (editor)
Steven James
Paul Stark

Faculty and Staff:
Ramon Jones (faculty advisor)
Cheryl Peterson (production)
Wendell Poindexter (layout)
Lisa Sheirer (design, production, and photography)
Brady Wilks (photography)

If you are interested in getting involved with the Tuscarora Review, you can email Ramon Jones.